Day 1: Arrive
Arrive anytime you will meet us at the airport and
pick up with private transfer to Stone town.
Overnight stay at Tembo Hotel: Half board.
Day 2: Spice farm and
Jozani Forest trip
you go on an excursion to the spice and fruit
plantations close to Stone town for the famous Spice
Tour. We have developed a special Spice Tour with in
depth information not only about spices, but also
organically grown herbs and a detailed description
about their traditional uses in medicine cosmetics
and cooking. After the tour we invite for an opulent
lunch at our guides’ home, where you can taste the
spices and fruits. After lunch we take you to your
beach resort. On the way you pass Jozani Forest, the
last habitat of the rare endemic Red Colobus Monkey.
With a local guide you stroll through Jozani Chwaka
National Park and look at the rare monkeys. If you
wish you can even wander down the boardwalk to the
fascinating Mangrove Ecosystem. Dinner and overnight
stay at Tembo Hotel: Half board.
Day 3: Leisure day at
and unwind and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Dinner
and overnight stay at Amani Bungalow: Half board.
Day 4: Jambiani Village
the morning you drive along the coast. Passing the
fishing villages of Bwejuu and Paje you reach
Jambiani, a fishermen village on the East coast of
Zanzibar. We offer a cultural village tour to visit
villagers working in different professions. Our
guide tells about the history of the village, you
will visit a traditional herbalist, who will show
you the local medicines, herbs and their uses, a
visit to a local organically plantation on coral
stone, where farmers cultivate under difficult
circumstances, and seaweed farms run by woman. A
good chance to learn about the unique culture and
the diverse environment of Zanzibar’s villages and
to meet the friendly Waswahili people. We will show
you real life, not images designed for tourists.
Dinner and overnight stay at Amani Bungalow: Half
Day 5: Dolphin trip
day you go to an excursion to Kizimkazi. Situated on
the southern point of the island, Kizimkazi fishing
village is home to several schools of bottle-nosed
dolphins and Humpback dolphins, which can often be
sighted following a short boat trip from the
village. If you are lucky, you may be able to swim
quite close to the dolphins, which can be a very
rewarding experience. We are doing this trip in the
afternoon to avoid the crowds of tourists in the
morning, which in big numbers disturbing the
dolphins. Dinner and overnight stay at Tembo Hotel:
Day 6: Departure day
Depending on your flight schedule and departure
point you will be transferred to the Zanzibar
Airport to take a flight back home. If you are
flying out of Dar es Salaam or Nairobi, we will
arrange a connection flight for you to catch your
flight back home. Transfer to Zanzibar Airport.
This beach holiday includes
All domestic travel and transfers in Africa.
A comprehensive pack of information covering the
places that you’ll be visiting
A complementary copy of the Bradt Travel
Guide to Zanzibar, Pemba & Mafia
This beach holiday excludes
Any international flights to/from Dar.
The cost of arranging visas – currently (Dec
2013) holders of British passports do need a
visa for Tanzania, which can be obtained through
the Tanzanian High Commission in London prior to
Drinks are not included during your beach
Tips and gratuities, which are optional.