Zanzibar Travel Guide
Enjoy Zanzibar Island and Coast
Zanzibar Archipelago is the almost independent part of Tanzania, Eastern Africa. The similarities between the Zanzibar and the Tanzania Mafia Island are the production of spices like cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, and black pepper, which brings about the Spice Island that both Island is called. The island remains the home to certain species of animals like the rampant Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkey, the Zanzibar Servaline Genet, and the possibly extinct Zanzibar Leopard.
Top Zanzibar Destinations and Beaches
- Zanzibar City : The largest town is Zanzibar, which includes the ancient part Stone Town. Among the many islands forming its archipelago, Unguja and Pemba are the most extended and inhabited.
- The Jozani Forest, located at central eastern region of Zanzibar Island and habitat to the rare Red Colobus Monkey but rampant in Zanzibar.
- North Coast of Zanzibar: where to find the magnificent beaches in the city, and a visit to the north coast will open your eyes to different techniques of how the traditional Dhow is constructed.
- South Coast of Zanzibar: Just outside the old stone town fringed with coral reef also accompanied with lovely white beaches.
Holiday and Honeymoon Destination
The Zanzibar Country, which is located in the Indian Ocean, is a great place to relax and unwind, it is a breathtaking spot to escape the world, the water is blue and there is diverse marine life in the ocean, you can decide to go diving to see them. The island of Zanzibar is one of the most romantic destinations in the world. The perfect place for honeymooners.
Zanzibar is rich in tourist activities, there are just too many things to do. Here some of the great places to visit in Zanzibar Cheetah's Rock, Nakupenda Beach, Mtoni Palace Ruins, Paje Beach, Uroa Bay, Zanzibar Butterfly Center, Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park, Zanzibar Land Animal Park and Many more. Zanzibar is filled with tons of things to do, just choose your pick.
There are also many islands unvisited by tourist for you to explore. Zanzibar Islands not only offer breathtaking nature and scenery but also numerous activities and excursions.
Zanzibar Beach Hotels and Resorts
Looking for all inclusive Zanzibar beach hotels and resorts, check our list of bungalows, beach resorts and hotels in Zanzibar. To enjoy much more of what Zanzibar has to offer, consider booking into one of the many beach hotels in Zanzibar on this portal. This is where you will find one of the most lovely set of people in Africa, they are very accommodating and always eager to welcome visitors, with the vast genre of music and various dishes Zanzibar is always a place to keep coming back to.
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Zanzibar International Airport
Abeid Amani Karume Airport (previously named Kisauni Airport) is the main airport in Zanzibar Island located on Unguja Island. It is about 5 kilometres south of Zanzibar City, the capital of Zanzibar. It was previously known as Kisauni Airport.
Stayed 3 nights
"Pretty nice stay"
Verified Review written in 2017-03-26
Pretty nice stay, easy to reach from the ferry, friendly helpful staff (has asked intensive for citics!), nice roof terrasse,
Stayed 6 nights
"Wonderful Journey and Experience"
Verified Review written in 2017-03-24
My experience at hotel was wonderful. Hotel management and staff were very friendly. Mr. Arshad gave us personal attention considering we had an infant child with us. He took care of all travels and excursions to make our journey wonderful. Thank you Amaan bungalows staff and management. Kudos to all of you.
Stayed 4 nights
Verified Review written in 2017-03-23
Great location, beautiful old building, relaxed and efficient staff. Air con and hot water work well.
Stayed 1 night
"A perfect experience"
Verified Review written in 2017-03-21
Our stay at Jafferi House & Spa was far above our expectations. The room was incredible - beautiful and very big. The breakfast was perfect. And the staff very kind and helpful. We would really recommend this place!!
Stayed 2 nights
"Home away from home"
Verified Review written in 2017-03-21