Zanzibar CIty

Day tours in Zanzibar

What to do in Zanzibar?

Zanzibar is full of activities! That includes classic tours like the Spice Tour and Stone Town Tour. There are also many Swahili culture experiences, like Zanzibar village tours. Not to mention Indian Ocean excursions to enjoy the nature and snorkel.

In all our tours we have considered the possibilities to make activities more beneficial to the local communities. We are the only Travelife certified tour operator in Zanzibar.

Zanzibar tour prices of the tours depend on the size of the group and the departure point. We will tailor-make tours for you when needed, just tell us what you are interested in! It can be anything – shoe making, cooking, fashion, ancient history, sea life, language lessons…

Zanzibar Culture Tours

Spice Tour

Get familiar with spices, herbs and exotic fruits! he Spice Tour is one of the most popular excursions in Zanzibar, the Spice Island.

Spice Tour & Cooking Lesson

This favourite tour includes a walk on a local spice farm, and afterwards a tour in a nearby village including a short cooking lesson.

Stone Town Tour

A walking tour to the history and present of Stone Town. This atmospheric and mystical town is the cultural and historical heart of Zanzibar.

Matemwe Village Tour

This tour takes you to Matemwe village, one of the most untouched by modern life style and mass tourism. Tour includes donations.

Jambiani Village Tour

This is a half day excursion where you will have the chance to experience rural life. The tour is planned in cooperation with the village and includes donations.

Nungwi Village Tour

Discover how locals live their everyday lives and how they make their livelihoods. After that you will visit Mnarani Aquarium.

Zanzibar Nature Tours

Jozani Forest

Jozani National Park is home to several habitats including swamp forest, evergreen thickets, mangroves, as well as a variety of wildlife, including sykes and red colobus monkeys, bush pigs, Ader’s duiker and suni antelopes, elephant shrews, chameleons and lots of birdlife.

Full Day Cruise

Fishing village, sand bank, snorkeling and beach life. A Full day trip on a traditional dhow boat around the southern coastline of Zanzibar. This magical journey will take you on an exploration of the Indian Ocean from Fumba fishing village to the Menai Bay conservation area.

Prison Island

This boat trip will take you to the historical Prison island fro Stone Town. You get a chance to see the islands’ giant tortoise and snorkel in the surrounding corals.

Chumbe Island

This is a one day tour in Chumbe Island, one of the best snorkeling and nature spots in Zanzibar. This tour is a bit of luxury, with a beautiful day room and a delicious three course meal.

Tours in Pemba

These tours and excursions all take place in Pemba, the northern island of Zanzibar. To take the tours you should be staying in Pemba – and if you haven’t planned that yet, let us tell you, it’s amazing! We are happy to arrange a full Pemba visit and take yur Zanzibar experience to the next level.

Ole Village Tour

Ruins, cooking, fishing, handicrafts and fruit bats. This is a full day in the middle of Pemba Island with Kidike Environmental Conservation Club at the village of Mjini Ole. The villagers will show their traditions and customs of their every day life.

Misali Island

Misali’s treasure is its rich ecosystem, which boasts 42 types of corals, over 300 species of fish, a rare subspecies of vervet monkeys, rarely seen coconut crabs and a nesting site for green and hawksbill turtles. Snorkeling here is breath-taking!

Ngezi National Park

Beautiful Ngezi National Park is a place where you can find species such as monkeys, bush babies, fruit bats, all different kinds of birds, flowers, spices and natural lakes. This is the only large patch of tropical forest located on the northwestern corner of Pemba.

Not sure what to do while in Zanzibar?

No worries! Let us know where you plan to stay (if you know yet) and what you wish to experience during your stay. We will come back to you with Zanzibar tours suggestions and ideas!