22 Jan Zanzibar – The Spice Island – Tanzania – 3 Nights
Day 1: Arrive Zanzibar
Arrive at the island of Zanzibar. You will be received with the traditional warmth that the island of Zanzibar is famous for and then transferred to your hotel. Evening is free time at leisure to stroll on the beach or better still, walk through the Arabian Nights narrow lane streets. Overnight in Stone Town.
Day 2: Zanzibar
After breakfast enjoy a full day tour of the island beginning with the UNESO Heritage Site of the Stone Town – once a thriving slave market, walking through the narrow streets is going back to the Arabian Nights. This is followed by a visit to the Anglican Church built in 1873, the House of Wonders (Zanzibar Museum). From here we visit the deposed Sultan’s Palace, Livingstone House and Market (opened 1904). The morning tour will also show us some of the famous traditional doors for which the city is famous.
The afternoon tour takes us to the spice farms with its delightful fragrances and tastes of spices such as black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, cacao and cloves. We see rural Zanzibar where tropical fruits such as jack fruit, custard, apple, rambutan, carambola and duriyan can be seen and tasted. Overnight in Stone Town.
Day 3: Zanzibar
After breakfast enjoy a free day at leisure to enjoy the many attractions the island has to offer including another walk through the narrow lanes, sea sports, architecture, etc. Choose to enjoy optional activities in Zanzibar like cycling, scuba diving, tours of the wooden doors, Jambiani, tour to the neighbouring island of Pemba, etc. Overnight in Stone Town.
Day 4: Zanzibar – Departure
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your departure flight back home.