6 DAYS SAFARI TO MAGNIFICENT ZANZIBAR

Tour summary

6 Days safaris to magnificent Zanzibar : Zanzibar is one of Africa’s greatest tourism destinations you would not love to miss out on; the beauty of the island alone leaves you wanting more for you. The adventures of the island stretch from the beaches to the town and what it holds for you. Blessed with the coastal tourism, terrestrial wildlife, dhow cruising and spice tours, Zanzibar Island is the home to Stone town, Mivhamvi dolphins and as well as Jozani forest, Nungwi, Mnemba island, spice garden from the stone town. There is also the prison island in the stone town.

The wildlife you cannot miss out on viewing are; Vervet monkeys, tortoises, the endangered Pemba flying fox. You will not be left out on the magnificent beaches where you will relax as you listen to the ocean waters sound as waves run to the coast.

Zanzibar island

DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM UGANDA TO ZANZIBAR

Our driver will pick you up from you lodge and drop you off to Entebbe international airport in Uganda . Our guide will pick you up from the airport and lead you to your hotel. You will relax as you view the beautiful ocean waters at your sight.

In the evening our guide will pick you up and have a brief walk as you experience the way of life of the people in Zanzibar. You will later return to the hotel and rest, dinner will be served.

Accommodation: White paradise

Meal plan: Full board basis

DAY 2: VISIT STONE TOWN

  Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and lead you to the historical busy stone town. While here, you will visit the old Arab fort and house of wonders which was the first building in East Africa to have electricity and elevators which is currently the home of the Palace museum.

You will walk along the streets where you will encounter a lot of shops which were either designed in the Arab or Indian way where the difference can be seen in shape, one is round at the top while the other is in a square form at the top.

You will have a lunch break where you will have chance to experience the local dishes and culture. Our guide will take you to one of the food points in stone town and you will be served with the best sea foods, local foods, Indian foods, Arabic foods and also different curries.

Later you will visit the slave quarters which displays the history of slave trade. You will then return to your hotel and rest, dinner will be served.

Accommodation: White paradise

Meal plan: Full board basis

 DAY 3: VISIT MICHAMVI AND THE ROCK

   You will wake up to an early breakfast at your beach hotel with the sunrise at your glance. With the swimming pool at your feet, the beach at your reach, the choice is yours to find the most convenient place to relax during the morning hours. You can relax in the pool, read a novel, listen to music, talk to friends; sip come cocktails in either in the morning or evening, then after, you will relax at the beach, watch the sunset and even swim in the ocean. The choice is yours to choose where to start from.

Later in the evening you will dress up for dinner at the rock, after dinner you will return to your hotel and rest.

Accommodation: Mchamvi sunset bay

Meal plan: Full board basis

DAY 4: MICHAMVI, KIZIMKAZI DOLPHINS AND JOZANI FOREST VISIT

After a relaxed yesterday, you will wake up to an action packed day with a lot of exciting activities. After breakfast, our guide will lead you to Kimkazi where you will swim with the dolphins, the dolphins are so friendly, and you will also view the dolphins at a very close range while snorkeling.

You will also enjoy a boat ride where still you will view the dolphins so close to you.

After Kimkazi, we shall leave for Jozani forest where the colobus monkeys live, these monkeys are not bothered at all by the humans, and they actually pose for pictures. The trail usually takes approximately 2 hours, you also spend some time is the butterfly garden as well.

You will later return to the hotel for freshening up, dinner and rest for the next day adventures.

Accommodation: Mchamvi sunset bay

Meal plan: Full board basis

DAY 5: VISIT NUNGWI

Our guide will pick you and lead you to Nungwi. After spending over two days at Michamvi,  you will relocate to Nungwi which is sited on the northern most-tip of the island with a variety of resorts. You will check in in your hotel/lodge.

You will later walk on the beach enjoying the sounds of the water as you try to look for the red zanzibari starfish.

You will later rest at your hotel/lodge and dinner will be served.

Accommodation: Hotel la Gemma Dell’est

Meal plan: Full board basis

DAY 5: NUNGWI AND MNEMBA ISLAND

After your breakfast, you will be led by our guide to Mnemba Island. Mnemba Island is well known for being a destination for divers; it is like an aquarium and known for the underwater world experience. If you are a certified SCUBA diver, then you will love the place.

Later in the evening you will return to the lodge/hotel for relaxing at the beach, resting and later dinner will be served.

Accommodation: Hotel la Gemma Dell’est

Meal plan: Full board basis

DAY 6: TRANSFER FROM ZANZIBAR TO UGANDA

Our guide will pick you up from the hotel/lodge and will drop you off to the airport, where you will fly to Uganda. Our driver will pick you up from the airport and drop you off  to an agreed location.

END OF SAFARI

TOTAL TRIP COST

Trip inclusions

  • Transfers
  • Activities on the itinerary
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Meals
  • Full time English speaking guide/driver

Tour exclusions; 

  • Visa fees, International flights, Personal insurance
  • Phone bills, tips, laundry services and other personal expenses
  • Alcoholic drinks and any activities outside the itinerary Please note:
  1. https://www.mia.go.ug/directorate/directorate-citizenship-and-immigration-control
  2. Country health status: There is no health scare
  3. Fees quoted include applicable government taxes and 18% VAT as per the taxation policy of Uganda.
  4. CANCELLATION POLICY

The following policies apply to all confirmed bookings made by the client;

  1. Cancellations received within 30 -10 days’ notice to date of departure will incur 25 % charge
  2. Cancellations received within 9-2 days’ notice to date of departure will incur 50% charge
  3. Cancellations received within less than 48 hours to date of departure incur the full charge
  4. No shows without communication over the whole safari period will be charged 100%
  5. Cancellations of bookings in peak seasons (Christmas, new year and Easter) received 60 days to date of departure will incur a cancellation charge of 100%
  6. Cancellations must be advised in writing via email to the reservations or tours manager

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