Discover a unique blend of Arabian architecture, Indian flavors, and lively Swahili culture on the "spice island." Explore picturesque Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site; hike in jungles and spice plantations, and relax on palm-lined, white-sand beaches.
Itinerary - 4 Days
Day 1 — Arusha/Stone Town, Zanzibar
This is Day 10 of the main itinerary.
Fly from Arusha and to Zanzibar this afternoon. Settle into our hotel in Stone Town, Zanzibar's historic port town and a UNESCO World Heritage site. (D)
Day 2 — Zanzibar
On a morning walking tour of Stone Town, visit the city market, the Old Slave Market site, and the National Museum of Zanzibar. Then discover cinnamon trees and cardamom plants at a spice plantation, or view red colobus monkeys on a walk through Jozani Forest. Later, cross the island to our lovely resort on one of the island's most pristine beaches. (B,L,D)
Day 3 — Zanzibar
Enjoy a full day at leisure to relax at the beach, explore the coast, or swim and snorkel amid the reefs around the island. Tonight, gather for dinner by the sea. (B,L,D)
Days 4 & 5 — Stone Town/Dar es Salaam/U.S.
After a leisurely morning at the beach, transfer to Stone Town to take a flight to Dar es Salaam. Connect with your flights home, arriving the next day.(B, L)