The prison was built in 1893 and was originally intended to house violent prisoners from the mainland and sick people. You will get the opportunity to visit the tortoise sanctuary, which contains a large colony of giant tortoise imported from the Seychelles in the late 19th century.
The average weight of these creatures is 200 kg, and many of them are said to be over 150 years old.
There will be a chance to touch the tortoise and take photos. The island is also a home to a colony of beautiful peacocks. From Stone Town you will take 20 min ride on small wooden boat to get there.
Total price 150 USD includes Prison Island entrance, private transport both ways.
Would you like see more options for trips from Zanzibar? For further activities and trips on the island, please take a look at the other options below to find the best choice for you.
For those who would like to see Zanzibar from another look. We can offer you trip to the last Zanzibar big forest. This place is home for Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkeys and many other animals.
The guide will take you to three different places, where you can watch monkeys in their natural environmental. Visit Mangrove tree lagoon, which protects Zanzibar from tsunami and big fish and make a tour into the big forest.
Swimming with Turtles
In the north of Zanzibar, you can find one of the natural lagoon full of sea turtles. In Baraka Aquarium they are buying the turtles, caught by fishermen and they are releasing them back to the fresh ocean water in the lagoon.
Use the unique opportunity to swim with sea turtles. During the visit you can also feed turtles with sea weed or just spend your time in the water. Also, you can take snorkelling mask to dive and watch them in their natural environment.
Quad Bike Tour
Off road adventure will take you through some remote African villages, plantations, viewing baobabs and spice trees, across the fisherman's village and as a last stop the Waikiki Resort.
Quads are departing at 9h in the morning. Departure from hotel to the Quad Bike centre is at 8.30h, transfer is included in price. Guests will self drive their quad bikes for 4 hours. The price is per quad regardless if is ridden by 1 or 2 passengers. Your domestic driving licence is required.
Full Day Snorkelling Experience.
You will spend a magical day exploring the South of island in a traditional wooden boat, called "dhow" with professional staff on the board.
Enjoy swimming & guided snorkelling in the beautiful pure waters. Watch wild dolphins at play and take a swim in the hidden mangrove lagoon.
Feast on our delicious Swahili seafood barbecue on one of the island followed by gastronomic tropical fruit tasting.
This atmospheric and mystical town is the cultural and historical heart of Zanzibar. It was constructed from coral stone during the 19th and 20th century. It was declared a World Heritage Site in 2000.
While you wonder around the city, your guide will take you on a historical and cultural journey through the old slave market, Darajani market place, the House of Wonders, the Old Fort and the Sultan’s Palace.
It is a private tour so the guide will adjust the tour as per your interest.
Spice Tour is one of the most popular excursions on the Island. Walk through the spice farm with your guide. Touch, smell and taste different spices and tropical fruits. Try to guess which is which, from the crushed leaves and the fruit.
In history, Zanzibar was known as a spice island, exporting cloves, vanilla, nutmeg and cardamom across the world. Nowadays the plantations are a tribute to the island's past, swapping spices for tourism, combining both in a spice tour.
Snorkelling at Mnemba Atoll
Mnemba Atoll is one of the most popular tourist spot with pure clear water. This sea is home for the fish of many kinds and sizes. If you are lucky, you can also see dolphins in their natural environment.
Car will pick you up at the hotel in the morning and will take you to the beach where the captain with local wooden boat will wait for you and will take you for 20 minute ride to reach Mnemba Atoll. You can see nice coral ecosystem together with rich variety of fish.
Sunset Vanora Boat Cruise
A private luxury sailing dhow cruise experience. You can experience amazing 2- hours on your own private dhow, enjoying the romance of sunset in Stone Town from the sea.
Savour 3-course seafood dinner, including lobster or jumbo prawns, grilled and served fresh on the boat. South African wine pairing and enchanting views of the sunset over the water. Boat departure 17h. Departure from Tulia at 15.45h.
A professionally managed stable yard with a qualified teaching and riding instructor. Riders of all levels can experience spectacular sunset beach rides as well as a beautiful scenic trail around and over the golf course to the beach.
Prophet, our pony, is perfect for younger children and makes a wonderful photo opportunity. Transport to Horseback riding is extra 100 USD per car.
See Zanzibar from different perspective.
Explore amazing atmosphere of Kuza cave as Culture Centre of Zanzibar. Visit of this hidden gem in the South East of the Island.
Visit includes swimming in the pure and fresh water, cooking lesson with lunch, drumming lesson and many others.
You can mix your program as you wish.
Possibility of choice between two hour or four hour stay.
Specializing in providing skydives to First Time jumpers, Skydive Zanzibar can get you up in the air and enjoying free fall with only 30 minutes of training as you will be connected to a team with over 20 years knowledge, expertise and experience of providing skydiving in over 10 different countries.
Skydive Zanzibar located on Kendwa beach on the north part of the island will offer you once in a lifetime opportunity to land on one of the most beautiful beaches in Zanzibar.
Enjoy pure adventure experience on Safari trip in Tanzania. You can choose from a several different options of national parks located in Tanzania. Safari trip is tailor-made, we will arrange everything upon your wish.
Combine your holiday on the beach in Zanzibar with a wild nature in Mainland and experience the best holiday of your life.
Our staff will be happy to assist you with everything you need to know about Safari.
Deep Sea Fishing
Explore deep water around Zanzibar from the boat and enjoy fishing, sailing and relax on the board. This trip is great if you do not have troubles to spend a couple of hours on the open sea.
Deep sea experience is suitable for everyone, even if you are professional fisherman or you would like to try deep sea fishing for the first time. Choose from different boat types and sizes. All equipment included on the board. The boats are available for half or full day cruise.
Join a professionally guided tour for an insider’s look at the spectacular riding country that Tanzania is or rent one to enhance your holiday experience while on the island.
A one day tour that takes you to see a handful of Zanzibar’s beautiful sights and experience one of Zanzibar’s best restaurants for lunch.
Pick a ride that will make memories for life.
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