This tour takes you to the South coast of Zanzibar Island by road. Once you reach Kizimkazi village you will board on boat that will take you searching for dolphins. You have an 90% chance of seeing them and with a bit of luck might even swim amongst them.
Earning its name as a former prison for slaves and a quarantine station for Zanzibar and the mainland, nowadays the island gives you the chance to escape for some peace and quiet. The island lies just off the Old Stone Town, it is also a home to giant land tortoises that were imported from Seychelles in the late 19th century.
The history of Zanzibar would be incomplete without the cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, pepper and many other spices which are essential ingredient in a Zanzibari’s everyday life, it is the island’s connection to spices and herbs. Zanzibar and Spice is a romantic entanglement that dates back to the 16th century. Apart from being an important commodity on the trade routes.
The Stone Town of Zanzibar also known as Mji Mkongwe is the oldest town in Zanzibar and Main City (Capital city) of Zanzibar. Situated at the western coast of Unguja main Island of Zanzibar Archipelago. Former Capital of the Zanzibar Sultanate and flourishing center of spice trade as well Slave trade in 19th Century. It retains its importance as the main city of Zanzibar during the period of British protectorate.