Stone Town and Changuu / Prison Island Day Tour

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  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Walking on narrows streets of Stone Town to see the local life
  • Visit Lloyd Mathew’s monument & Prison Island to see those giant tortoises

Full description;

The tour starts with a pick up from the Hotel at 08:30hrs.

During the 19th and early 20th century, Zanzibari was the centre of trade in the whole East Africa particularly in slave trade.

A guided walking tour of stone town takes to you all for major landmarks and places of interest such as; the slave market, the old fort, the house of wonders, museum etc.

See the National Museum of Zanzibar (rebuilt in 1883) and the Arab fort while passing along bazaar streets towards the famous Freddie Mercury House.

See the old slave market, fruit market, and spice market — don’t miss the classic Zanzibar curved doors decorating the stone town. 

After you have explored Stone Town, you’ll have an opportunity to take a short break and have lunch at your own cost (not included in the package price) before heading to Prison Island.

Prison Island is also known as Changuu Island, the nickname came from the island being used by some sultans of Zanzibar to detain enslaved people. While you are on this island, you can swim, snorkel and take pictures with giant tortoises

See the colorful schools of black snappers, orange lined triggerfish, spotted garfish, barracudas, longfin bannerfish, emperor angelfish, rabbitfish, clown triggerfish, and many more.

Zanzibar Itineraries Pricing Terms

Price Includes These Services

  • Guided trip according to the itinerary description above
  • Boat or local transport *
  • Entrance fee
  • Local Guide
  • Equipment*
  • Lunch Box and refreshments*
  • Drinking water
  • Seasonal fruits / snacks*
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (unless other options selected)
  • All other expenses mentioned in the itinerary description

Price Excludes These Services

  • International flights
  • Transport outside the itinerary schedule
  • Departure taxes
  • Tips to drivers (guest are highly recommended to provide tips to drivers)
  • Visa, Travel Insurance (we can help arrange of them)
  • All expenses not included in the Itinerary description
  • All expenses not included in the Include List
  • All other Expenses of personal nature

Itinerary Name: Stone Town and Changuu / Prison Island Day Tour

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