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Contact our Kenya Program Director for extensions to the coastal islands of Zanzibar, for gorilla trekking in Rwanda and Uganda or other destinations in Kenya and Tanzania.

Zanzibar Beach Extension - 3 nights

Zanzibar Beach ExtensionKick off the safari dust and relax on the shores of the Indian Ocean. The spice islands of Zanzibar evoke an exotic island environment. Four day extension includes free time at a boutique seaside hotel on a magnificent, palm-fringed beach with warm, clear water, ideal for swimming, snorkeling and SCUBA diving.

 

2014 Pricing: From $1300-1865 per adult based on double occupancy. Child pricing (under 12) from $950-1425 based on sharing accommodation with 2 adults. Holiday supplements may apply for peak winter holiday dates, please check with the Africa Program Director.  Pricing includes flight from Arusha to Zanzibar and Zanzibar to Dar Es Salaam. 

Day 1: Fly to Zanzibar

Fly from Arusha to Zanzibar Island where you are met and transferred to your beach hotel (local flight included). Enjoy the rest of the day settling in and enjoying the ocean.

 

Days 2 - 3: Zanzibar Beach Resort

These days are on your own. Relax on the beach or book an optional excursion (additional cost) such as snorkeling, Jozani Forest, or Stone town. 

 

Day 4: Departure

Transfer to the Zanzibar Airport for your flight to Dar es Salaam and on to your international flights (local flight included).

Breezes Hotel (especially recommended for families)

Situated along a pristine, untouched Zanzibar beach stretching as far as the eye can see, this beautiful home away from home is perfected with personalized service and warm hospitality. Read more about the Breezes Hotel.

 

Chumbe Island Coral Park (especially recommended for snorkelers)

Designated as the first Marine reserve in Tanzania in 1994, Chumbe Island Coral Park contains over 90% of all marine species that have been recorded in East African reefs. Read more about Chumbe Island Coral Park.

 

Matemwe Lodge (especially recommended for a romantic getaway)

Matemwe is a private resort on Zanzibar's east coast offering seaside bungalows, the contrasting colors of the Indian Ocean, fine powder sand, and lush vegetation. Read more about Matemwe Lodge.

 

Ras Nungwi (especially recommended for SCUBA divers)

Designed with great attention to detail, Ras Nungwi offers beautifully decorated rooms with four poster beds draped with gauzy mosquito nets. Enjoy the view from your balcony or visit the PADI dive center. Read more about Ras Nungwi

Zanzibar Extension: Stone Town and Beach Resort - 5 nights

Zanzibar and Stone Town ExtensionThe spice islands of Zanzibar evoke an exotic island environment full of history, culture and exotic tropical beauty. Our six day extension includes a tour of Stone Town, an intriguing labyrinth of narrow, winding streets lined with whitewashed, coral-rag houses with overhanging balconies enshrouded in flowers over elaborately carved doors. Enjoy free time at a boutique seaside hotel on a magnificent, palm-fringed beach with warm, clear water, ideal for swimming, snorkeling and SCUBA diving.

 

2014 Pricing: From $1550-2050 per adult, based on double occupancy. Child pricing (under 12) from $1100-1550 based on sharing accommodation with 2 adults. Holiday supplements may apply for peak winter holiday dates, please check with the Africa Program Director. Pricing includes flight from Arusha to Zanzibar and Zanzibar to Dar Es Salaam. 

Day 1: Return to Arusha and on to Zanzibar

Take your last looks at the African bush today before transferring to the airstrip for your flight to Arusha. After lunch, transfer to the airport for a flight to Zanzibar Island (local flight included). You are met at the airport and transferred to your hotel on the sea front of ancient Stone Town. Overnight The Seyyida or similar.


Day 2: Stone Town and Spices
Depart with your guide for the City market to experience the hustle and bustle of the morning activities, when the local busses bring in all the goods from the villages around Zanzibar Island. Stroll through the market to see and taste some of the special fruits, spices, and seafood for sale. Continue on to historic and political sites of the town including the old slave market, the Zanzibar Museum, several government buildings, a Sultan’s palace, and Dhow Harbor. After lunch on your own you’ll go inland and explore a spice farm. Zanzibar is a famous crossroads of trade in the spice and fruit industry. Journey through the countryside visiting local farms to learn how spices are grown, different uses for spices, taste seasonal fruits, and experience the unique culture that has formed on this island paradise. Overnight The Seyyida.

Day 3, 4, 5: Zanzibar Beach Resort
Today you will be transferred to a boutique beach hotel for a few days of relaxation. See the accommodations section for description of the different accommodation options.

Day 6: Depart

Transfer to the Zanzibar Airport for your flight to Dar es Salaam and on to your international flights (local flight included). 

 

 

The Seyyida

This elegant, eighteen room boutique hotel is located right by the Palace Museum, old residence of the Zanzibar royal family and overlooks the Indian Ocean waterfront.

 

Breezes Hotel (especially recommended for families)

 

Situated along a pristine, untouched Zanzibar beach stretching as far as the eye can see, this beautiful home away from home is perfected with personalized service and warm hospitality.

 

Chumbe Island Coral Park (especially recommended for snorkelers)

 

Designated as the first Marine reserve in Tanzania in 1994, Chumbe Island Coral Park contains over 90% of all marine species that have been recorded in East African reefs.

 

Matemwe Lodge (especially recommended for a romantic getaway)

 

Matemwe is a private resort on Zanzibar's east coast offering seaside bungalows, the contrasting colors of the Indian Ocean, fine powder sand, and lush vegetation.

 

Ras Nungwi (especially recommended for SCUBA divers)

 

Designed with great attention to detail, Ras Nungwi offers beautifully decorated rooms with four poster beds draped with gauzy mosquito nets. Enjoy the view from your balcony or visit the PADI dive center.

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