This excursion will start directly from the beach in front of The Loop and with a local guide you will discover Jambiani, its traditions and history. You will be able to know its inhabitants, the fishermen and the various associations operating in the area to encourage the development of the area. After the tour you will enjoy a traditional Swahili lunch where you can taste traditional local cuisine
Charming colored city, Stone Town is the oldest neighborhood in Zanzibar and the heart of this special island in the Indian Ocean. Am ultiethnic and multicultural city, which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its historical importance and its architecture, reflecting various Arab, Persian, Indian and Moorish influences. The city is characterized by its countless streets full of bazaars, mosques, souvenir shops and local products, and by the colorful houses with old hand-carved wooden doors. Places to visit are the Old Dispensary, characterized by beautiful balconies worked and inlaid. Another place to visit is certainly the Darajani market where you can also find local handicrafts. Other points of interest are St. Joseph's Cathedral, Sultan's Palace, and Malindi Moschea.
FORODHANI NIGHT FOOD MARKET
A visit to Stone Town will not be complete if you do not experience nightlife at the Food Market at Forodhani. We recommend that you arrive before sunset to observe the chefs who set up their stalls. You will enjoy fresh fish, meat skewers, fresh fruit, desserts and the famous zanzibar pizza. The market is attended by local people and it is an event not to be missed!
In the past a slave prison site, today the island is a destination for tourists who want to spend some hours in a marina full of landscapes to admire. It is just a few minutes away from Stone Town and reached by local boats. It presents a wonderful coral reef where you can snorkel and a beautiful white beach for sunbathing. Inside you will also find many giant turtles, imported from Seychelles in the 19th century.
An unforgettable day for sunbathing and the sea. You will land on a beautiful coral sand beach in the ocean to snorkel on a wonderful coral ring. Lunch will be served in the enchanting island where you will enjoy an excellent buffet of grilled fish, lobster and fruit. Upon returning home, you will visit the fantastic blue lagoon and the mangrove channel. It is advisable to wear costume, pareo and slippers. Sunscreen is a must.
DOLPHIN TOUR AND KIZIMKAZI
Just south of the island and just 20 minutes drive from Jambiani, is the fishing village of Kizimkazi. From here the local boats leave where you can spot and swim alongside the dolphins. With a bit of luck you will be really close to them and you will experience an unforgettable experience!
JOZANI FOREST & SPICE TOUR
Jozani's nature reserve is located in the center of the island on the road between Stone Town and Jambiani. It hosts the rare Red Colobus monkey that originates from Zanzibar. Monkeys roam freely and can be scanned closely even just outside the reserve perimeter. Monkeys are very photogenic and the reserve has natural paths where expert guides will inform you about the fauna life. After Jozani visti, you will continue with the Spice Tour. As you may know Zanzibar is known as the island of spices, cultivated mostly in its central area. Expert guides will help you discover all the plants from which spices are obtained (cinnamon, cloves, cardamom, vanilla, ginger, cumin, saffron, etc.), their working method and their medicinal uses.
NORTH COAST AND DHOW
This excursions takes you to the north coast to Ras Nungwi, a fishing village on the northern tip of the island. Nungwi is the main center where the Dhow, the traditional zanzibarine boats, are built. You can observe the construction and the traditional methods used by craftsmen. This Zanzibar area also has some of the most beautiful beaches on the whole island. Going north, it is worth a visit to Mnemba Atoll. Starting from Muyni beach, a boat at your disposal will take you near the most populated and colorful coral reef in Zanzibar where you can admire many tropical fishes.
On the typical sailing boat, NGALAWA, conducted by our captain, you can explore the coral reef in front of The Loop and be able to witness the octopus fish, strolling around the coral reef. The captain will always be available for a simple, relaxing bath in the beautiful Indian Ocean waters
CAR, MOTORBIKE & BIKE RENTAL
We can arrange rent of cars, scooters or the newest fat bikes for your short excursions. We will take care of every document needed.