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7 Days Spice of Zanzibar Beaches, Culture & Historical Tour

On your 7 Days Zanzibar Beach Holiday, take a great time exploring beautiful Zanzibar by visiting places like stone town, rock restaurant, Jozani chwaka bay national park with its unique primates, take part in swimming with dolphins, relax at the beach, a boat cruise will be the order of the tour and many more. Zanzibar has the most beautiful beaches in Africa and everyone wishes to spend the best time of his or her holiday.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Zanzibar and transfer to stone town

The driver guide will meet and welcome you to Zanzibar at the airport and quickly will take you through a briefing. You will head to the resort hotel booked for your accommodation and this marks the end of the first day of your 7 Days Zanzibar Beach Holiday.

Day 2: Stone town tour and spice tour

Have breakfast and head for a stone town tour where you will encounter different architectural buildings such as churches, slave markets and many more. The local guide will take you to visit the local markets, museums, and restaurants with traditional Zanzibar foods like Pilau, spiced tea and many more. In the afternoon, you will take a spice tour where you will touch and see different spices that are grown here. Some of them are herbal medicines such as chilli, cinnamon, coriander, ginger, garlic and many more.

Day 3: Jozani forest tour and dolphin tour

Have a tour of the Jozani forest where you will spot different primates such as red colobus monkeys, bush babies, and many more others. This is the only forest reserve in Zanzibar and it’s also called Jozani chwaka Bay national park. Apart from the primates, there are other attractions you can meet while on the way such as butterflies, bird species and many more. The trail is so amazing at it lasts for about 2 to 3 hours. In the afternoon after enjoying Zanzibar foods, take a tour of the dolphins, meet them playing along the coast and then you can opt to swim with them. Depart to the resort hotel beach for your dinner.

Day 4: Safari blue excursion

Enjoy the blue waters on this 4th day of your safari. The boat cruise is amazing since you will be exploring different places such as Menai Bay with a high chance of spotting the dolphins. Visit Kwale Island where you will have great food taste such as grilled fish, lobster and many more during buffet time. You can take a ski diving experience and enjoy swimming with dolphins, and plants in the waters, touching beautiful stones and many more.

Day 5: Full day exploring the prison island and the Rock restaurant

Take an adventure exploring the prison island through a boat cruise or using a dhow. This island was used as a quarantine for people with leprosy by early explorers and later on, it was also used as a prison for the slaves that could not follow the Arabs’ instructions. Later on, the prison island which is also called Changu Island into the home of the giant tortoise. Learn about the great history and head for lunch at the Zanzibar Rock restaurant which offers different options of delicious food including seafood. Later on, head back to your restaurant and enjoy the sunset.

Day 6: Relax at the beach resort

Relax at the beach on this day enjoying the blue waters, and taking a sunbathing adventure at the resort beach. You can opt to take a massage experience late in the evening.

Day 7:  Head back home

Have breakfast at leisure and then transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your flight. There are other options like using a boat or a ship to another port for your next safari. The driver guide will wave at you after a drop-off and this will be the end of the 7 Days Zanzibar Beach Holiday.

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