Get to know about Zanzibar Island and beaches, before you make a plan for 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour. About Zanzibar: Zanzibar is an archipelago off the coast of Tanzania in East Africa. It is known for its beautiful beaches, turquoise waters, coral reefs, and rich cultural heritage. The island is also home to several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as Stone Town, a historic trading hub with a mix of Swahili, Arabic, Persian, Indian, and European influences.
This 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour is the best and popular tour which gives you enough time with the very unique opportunity to experience the best of all the island has to offer. During this time, you will visit multiple beaches, such as Nungwi, Kendwa, and Paje, and participate in various water-based activities, such as snorkeling, diving, and sailing. You will also explore the island's cultural heritage by visiting Stone Town, spice farms, and local villages.
Furthermore, 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour will give you enough time to relax and unwind on the beaches, enjoying the warm sun, gentle breezes, and stunning views. You will also indulge in delicious local cuisine, such as fresh seafood, coconut curries, and tropical fruits.
Overall, 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour is an excellent option for those looking for an incredible tropical getaway with a mix of adventure, beach relaxation, and cultural immersion within Zanzibar Island.
Stone Town: Start your holiday by exploring Stone Town, the historic center of Zanzibar City. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is known for its winding alleys, bustling bazaars, and ancient Arabic architecture. Visit the Palace Museum, the House of Wonders, and the Old Fort, all of which offer a glimpse into Zanzibar's colonial history.
Northern Beaches: Head to the northern part of Zanzibar and spend a few days exploring the stunning beaches. Nungwi is the greatest choice, known for its white sand and clear waters, and it's also a great place to go snorkeling or scuba diving. Other beaches to consider include Kendwa, Matemwe, and Mnemba Island.
Eastern Beaches: The eastern side of Zanzibar is less crowded and offers a more secluded experience. Paje is a great choice if you're looking for a quiet beach with plenty of activities like kite surfing, windsurfing, and snorkeling. Jambiani and Dongwe are other options worth exploring.
Zanzibar offers a very wide range of activities, from water sports like scuba diving, snorkeling, and deep-sea fishing, to cultural tours of Stone Town, the island's historic capital city. You will also explore the spice plantations, take a sunset dhow cruise, or simply relax on the white sandy beaches during 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour.
The cost for 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday package varies depending on a variety of factors, such as the time of year, level of accommodation, and activities chosen. However, here are best major estimates:
Accommodation Cost: Prices for accommodation range from budget-friendly options such as guesthouses and hostels costs $20 to $50 per night,to more luxurious hotels and resorts which costs $100 to $1000 per night.
Food Cost: The cost of food varies depending on where you eat.You will spend $10 to $20 per meal at local restaurants, while fancier restaurants do cost around $30-$50 per meal.
Transportation Cost: Getting around the island is done by taxi, public transport,or renting a car. Taxis are the most convenient but expensive, while public transport is cheaper but less comfortable. Renting a car do cost $30 to $50 per day.
Therefore, for a mid-range holiday, the total cost for 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday package is $800 to $1500 per person, not including airfare. Prices vary depending on your preferences and choices.
Certainly, here's a full 8-day itinerary for a Zanzibar Beach holiday tour:
Upon your arrival at Zanzibar International Airport, you'll be met by a representative who will transfer you to your hotel. After checking in and settling down, you'll have the rest of the day to explore the surroundings, relax on the beach, or take a dip in the warm Indian Ocean waters.
After breakfast, you'll set out on a guided tour of Stone Town, the historic heart of Zanzibar City. You'll visit the Old Fort, the House of Wonders, the Slave Market, and the Sultan's Palace Museum. You'll also explore the labyrinthine streets of the old town, admiring the Arabic, Indian, and African architecture, and browsing the colorful markets.
Today, you'll visit the Jozani Forest, a protected area of mangrove forest and indigenous flora and fauna. Here, you'll see the endemic Red Colobus Monkeys and other wildlife, and take a nature walk through the forest. Afterwards, you'll visit a spice farm, where you'll learn about the cultivation and uses of various spices, herbs, and tropical fruits, and sample some of the local produce.
Ocean After breakfast, you will head to Prison Island, also known as Changuu Island, where you can see giant tortoises and snorkel in the clear waters. In the evening, you will embark on a sunset cruise and watch the sunset over the Indian.
On this day, you'll head to the northern tip of Zanzibar, to the beach at Matemwe, where you'll embark on a snorkeling excursion to Mnemba Island. This uninhabited coral island is surrounded by clear turquoise waters teeming with marine life, including colorful fish, turtles, and dolphins. You'll snorkel among the coral reefs, or relax on the pristine beach.
Upon reaching sandbank beach today, you will enjoy water sports like scuba diving, live board diving, snorkeling, water surfing and skiing then leave sandbank beach for dolphin tour. You will back to your hotel for in the evening for overnight.
The today’s program/activity will commence at your hotel immediately after breakfast. You will go for sunset dhow fishing, water skiing and sailing on traditional local dhows. You will return to your hotel in the evening for overnight.
This is your last day in Zanzibar, you can go for shopping or city tour while preparing for international flight.
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