You will be picked up upon your arrival at Zanzibar Airport with our representative and transferred to Stone Town. You will spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight on Bed and Breakfast at Tembo Hotel – Prime room
Today is a wonderful introduction to Zanzibar and gives you a feeling of the rich cultural heritage. One gets a comprehensive view, history and walk of the Stone Town magnificent architecture, narrow alleys, sand and stone ancient built houses where some of them are over 200 years old and have Arab/Indian carved doors.
The tour starts at the main city market which was opened in 1904, where tropical fruits, vegetables, spice and fresh fish from the island are sold. Our nest stop is the Anglican Church of Christ which was built by Bishop Steers in 1873 on the site where slaves used to be auctioned.
Other highlights on the historical stone town tour are visit to:
In the afternoon, you will start your drive to the Northern park of the island, Nungwi, doing an Spice Tour on route. Its primary objectives is to give you a complete picture as to why this beautiful island is know as “The Spice Island”
Our tour starts with a drive through a profusion of greenery in the countryside seeing, smelling and tasting a variety of spices and mouth-watering tropical seasonal fruits such as jack fruit, pineapple, banana, green coconut juice, durian, love apple, litchi, soursop, etc. Spices such as cloves, cardamom, cinnamon, black pepper, turmeric, nutmeg – are as exotic as their flavor etc.
A full tour involves much more than a spices and you will also have a chance to se the iodine plant, henna bush, ylang-ylang, the lipstick tree, cocoa an coffee beans trees.
At the agreed time, you will be picked up from the hotel and transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your flight.
Based on a group of 2 people and above