5 Days Zanzibar beach holidays package will reflect the beautiful part of this Island. The exotic spice plantation, The ruins, dhows, coconut palms swinging along the white sand beaches & the fascinating history from the days of Portuguese, Oman Arabs & others, all will make your trip to Zanzibar as rewarding as it should.
The Highlights of 5 Days Zanzibar Beach Holidays
Distance: 2/1 km
Time: About 15/ 7 minutes
On arrival at Zanzibar, airport/Seaport (morning arrival) meet our representative & drive to Tembo House Hotel located at the front part of Zanzibar Stone town near Forodhani Garden (the night market).
Check-in at Tembo House Hotel in Stone Town, lunch (own account) after lunch and little rest on a guided stone town tour. The tour will end up at the African house hotel a popular place for sunset watchers. Then back to your hotel, 5 minutes walk from the African house hotel.
Overnight at Tembo House Hotel in Stone Town. Breakfast Included.
The bed & breakfast option will give you chance to test different Zanzibar dishes at different restaurants in stone town like Mercury’s restaurant, Monsoon restaurant, Emerson’s & green restaurant with a special atmosphere etc.
Distance: 55 km
Time: about 1:15 hrs.
On this day after breakfast at your hotel as early as 08:00 to 08:30 you will depart for the Dolphin tour at Kizimkazi & Jozani forest visit on the way back. A Dolphin tour is conducted at Minai bay Marine reserve. Your guide will organize everything for you.
Swimming with dolphins & snorkelling at the beautiful Minai bay Marine reserve is part of your program. Snorkelling gears are available at the starting point for those who will need them, mostly is masks & flippers (please talk to your Guide). Lunch is included therefore, at the starting point please press your order before starting the tour.
On your way back possibly at 15:00 hrs. You will visit the Jozani forest where the endemic species of red colobus monkeys inhabit. After the Jozani forest visit, you will drive back to Tembo House Hotel in Stone Town overnight.
Overnight at Tembo House Hotel in Stone Town. Breakfast included.
Time: 30 Minutes
After breakfast at your hotel as early as 09:00 hrs. You will depart for Prison Island with a traditional engine wooded dhow (if you will go out for snorkelling please hire snorkelling gears from the boat man before leaving Stone town). Prison Island is once intended to be used as a place for the concealment of slaves during the slave trade in East & Central Africa. The Island sometimes served as the quarantine during the outbreak of contagious diseases such as cholera & yellow fever. Today the island is a breeding site for some rare species of Giant Aldabra tortoises.
You may have lunch there (own account) before sailing back to Stone town & to Tembo house hotel. Late afternoon drive to Matemwe beach (distance 55 km. Time 1:15 hours. Check-in at Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar, leisure time until dinner.
Overnight at Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar in the speckling white sand beaches of Matemwe on the Northeast coast of Zanzibar Island. Dinner & breakfast included.
This is a day at leisure where you can swim in the warm Indian Ocean. If you wish you can walk from the beach to the reef which starts from South to North of the Island on the Eastern beach of Zanzibar Island, you can as well organize (with the hotel) from scuba diving at Mnemba Island or deep see fishing with local fishermen.
Overnight at Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar in Matemwe beach. Dinner & breakfast included
After breakfast, depending on your flight time you will have a transfer to Zanzibar airport to catch your flight back home.