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This is an interesting three – hours very guided tour which takes you to most historical sites in this wonderful Spice Island of Zanzibar. You will visit Zanzibar town market (opened 1904). 
Here you will be able to see and buy, tropical fruits and spices ( if you wish).  You will also feel the pulse of Zanzibar and hear different dialects being spoken by the people at the market. 
From there you will proceed to Old slave Market which now stands the Anglican Church of Christ built by Bishop Edward Steers in 1874 on the site of the old slave market. Remember Zanzibar was the Slave Centre Market in Africa up to 6th June 1873. You will see tiny and dingy room where the slaves were kept (Slave Chambers) before sent for  the auction table which was placed  in the Old slave market. You will then be driven or walk (optional) to National Museum of Zanzibar the (House of wonder built in 1883) to see many interesting relics from the time of the Sultans as you will remember Zanzibar ruled by Sultanate of Oman for couple of years, and also details of the early Explores.

Then a drive along the beach road up to Forodhani  Gardens where you will see the Old British Consulate(the house where the body of late Dr. Living stone was kept and later sent to Britain), the Arab Old Fort built  (1700), High Court Building, Old German Consulate, Africa House – (former English Club) Tip Tip House, kelele   Square, OldBritish Consulate, Orphanage Home, Forodhani Gardens, Sultan Palace (Palace Museum). Also you will be luck to watch  former French Hotel in Zanzibar ,Custom House, Old Dispensary, Old Harbor are among the topic in this guided tour in Zanzibar.

Afterwards a leisure walking through the narrow streets of Stone town (old part of Zanzibar town) where most of the houses date back to more than 250 years.  In this part of town you will find a lot of exotic small bazaars and shops. Meet  Zanzibari People doing their local shopping ( they are very friendly and assistance)   Finally you will be taken to Maruhubi Palace Ruins built by the third Sultan of Zanzibar  in (1880) and Dr. Living stone House  built  in (1866 )


This is another Extra ordinary Excursion which is not only a Tour but it is very rare experience which Prove out  why Zanzibar is referred to as the  “Spice Island”,Tropical fruits, spices and other rare species of plants are among the different vegetation to be seen ,tested and smelled in this very guided tour. This  Three hours guided tour begins and end up at your hotel ,sea port or Airport via Kidichi, Kibweni Palace (Sultan rest House) to view the Persian Baths built in 1850 by Seyyid Said bin Sultan (first Sultan of Zanzibar) for his wife Princess Shehrzard
(grand daughter of Fateh Ali Shah of Persia). At Kizimbani Village you will visit Spice and tropical fruits Farms to see smells and test varieties of Tropical fruits & Spices. Zanzibar offers many Fresh Spices including  (cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, black peppers, roots gingers ,vanilla sticks,lemon grass , nutmeg) and many others, Tropical Fruits like ,jack fruit, bread fruit, pineapples, bananas, coconut,mangles,malay apples ) and many others. Rare plants such as henna bush,Ylang lang (the perfume tree), anator (lipstick tree) are to be seen. Clients shall see the local peoples at their pulse and have opportunity to make good photographs.

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DAY 1: Meet and greet at Zanzibar airport then picked up to Tembo hotel for  1 night.  LATER guided stone town tour which they will be taken to all historical site then they will have time for shopping,       
DAY 2:
Transferred to sunset kendwa resort at north for 3 night on bed and breakfast basis 

DAY 3:
Earlier in the morning at 6:30am they will be taken to kizimkazi village where they will meet special boat and guide special for dolphin house tour which last for three hours. After dolphin tour they will be taken to Jozan forest for red monkeys and mangrove tour which last for two hours           

DAY 4:
Morning after breakfast they will be taken to guided stone town tour where they will meet their special boat for sprison island trip tour, After prison island tour , they will be taken to spice farm for spice plantation tour and having chance of buying fresh spice from the farm. 

DAY 5:
Half day relaxing on the beach which later transferred to airport for your flight  

COST  $ 1230 PPS

The package include
*All road and water  transfers *All tours & excursion *HB Accomodation
*All entrance fees and conservation fees *All entrance fees at historical sites and conservation areas