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Swahili Classic

Get to know the traditional skills of Zanzibar locals on this authentic tour.

  • 96 hours
  • 1,076 US dollars
  • Zanzibar

Service Description

This 3 night tour will give you an authentic taste of Zanzibar. See what life is like for locals and learn from them. Explore the fish market of Mkokotoni, see how palm tree leaves are used to make equipment for daily life, how dhows are built and repaired, and more. Day 1: Pick up from Zanzibar airport or harbour and transfer to Stone Town hotel. Day 2: Depart Stone Town hotel for a spice tour followed by an opportunity to shop spices, soaps and crèmes which are all hand made by the community. Enjoy a Swahili lunch at Serena Restaurant in Mangapwani followed by a visit to the 'slave caves'. Dinner at a restaurant in Stone Town. Day 3: After breakfast, discover the '1000 Hands of Zanzibar' including a visit to a typical Zanzibar village and a turtle sanctuary in Nungwi. Lunch at a local restaurant followed by transfer back to Stone Town hotel. In the evening, depart from the hotel for a sunset cruise along the Stone Town waterfront. Dinner at a local restaurant. Day 4: After breakfast, depart for Zanzibar airport or harbour.

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