Day 1: Arrive Zanzibar. On arrival in Zanzibar you will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel in Stone Town. Overnight in hotel. The hotel is an elegant hotel located on the sea front of the Stone Town, Zanzibar Island. Zanzibar International Airport is 10 km away.
All rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated with oriental and traditional Zanzibar ornaments, antiques and furniture. All rooms are air-conditioned and have telephone, satellite TV, minibar and en suite bathrooms. The hotel has a restaurant featuring local and international cuisine, bars and a gift shop and it is based on bed and breakfast basis.
Day 2: Slave market, Palace and Mangapwani Beach. After breakfast depart to the former Slave market for a guided tour of the site. Afterwards drive to Maruhubi Palace ruins. The palace was built by Sultan Barghash in 1880 to house his harem but burnt down in 1889. Among the ruins you will still be able to get a feel of the former grandeur of this palace. Your guide will show round the Palace, the fishing village and the dhow shed.
You afterwards drive to Mangapwani village. Here, you tour the local farms and visit the former slave chambers and caves. Enjoy a Swahili lunch at Zanzibar Serena Hotel in Mangapwani. After lunch, spend the afternoon at leisure Mangapwani beach. At 16:00 hours, depart from Mangapwani aboard a local dhow and Sail back to Stone Town. You will have dinner at Blues Restaurant. Overnight in hotel.
Day 3: Zanzibar - Cultural Tour. After breakfast depart with picnic lunch boxes for a half-day cultural tour at Kizimbani village. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Departure. After breakfast check out and transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your flight back home.
The above prices are based on a minimum of 2 persons. A price reduction is available for more than two persons.
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