Zanzibar Holidays

Embrace the untamed beauty of Tanzania, where majestic wildlife roams freely amidst the serenity of stunning national parks and vibrant local culture.

From the flawless talcum powder beaches caressed by luminous emerald waters to the thick green forests, sapphire mangrove swamps and aromatic spice plantations that envelop the air with their fragrant allure, Zanzibar is a dream come true. Bask in the breathtaking beauty of Prison Island, home to giant tortoises or dive into the vibrant underwater world as you snorkel or scuba dive among vibrant coral reefs teeming with exotic marine life.

And the wanderlust continues… This far-flung archipelago, once a vibrant trading hub, is a mesmerising fusion of African vibrancy and Arabian charm. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stone Town, where the echoes of history reverberate through the opulent remnants of a sultan's palace, intricate underground aqueducts, and colossal carved doorways at every twist and turn. Prepare to have your senses tantalised as you wander through the vibrant local bazaars, where Zanzibar's well-deserved nickname, the Spice Island, is brought to life with a symphony of exotic aromas and vibrant flavours, where the fusion of Swahili, Arabic, and Indian influences create a culinary experience like no other.

Whether you're seeking total relaxation in the tropics or world-class adventures in paradise, Zanzibar certainly gives the Caribbean a run for its money!

General information
Time Difference

Time zones difference between Zanzibar and the UK is + 4 hours.


Tanzanian Shilling

Currency can be changed at currency exchange offices, banks, as well as at the post office. In the resort areas both Visa and Mastercard cards and TZB in cash are accepted for payment.

When exchanging money, please note that currency exchange offices may charge a commission for each transaction.

Things To Do
Whispers Of The Past...

Immerse yourself in the enchanting history of Zanzibar by exploring the narrow, labyrinthine streets of Stone Town. Discover the city's UNESCO World Heritage Site status as you marvel at its unique blend of African, Arab and European influences. Visit the Sultan's Palace, wander through bustling markets like Darajani Bazaar and explore the House of Wonders to gain insight into Zanzibar's vibrant past. So make sure you visit this cultural gem that will transport you to a bygone era.

From Plate To Heart!

Indulge your taste buds at The Rock Restaurant, a culinary haven nestled on a rock formation in the Indian Ocean. Delight in a gastronomic journey as you savour fresh seafood dishes, expertly prepared with local flavours and spices. The restaurant's idyllic setting, warm hospitality and exquisite cuisine create an unforgettable dining experience. So head to The Rock Restaurant for a true epicurean delight that celebrates the bounty of the ocean.

Beach Bliss!

Unwind on the pristine shores of Nungwi Beach, where turquoise waters lap against powdery white sands. Bask in the warm tropical sun, take a leisurely swim in the crystal-clear waters, or simply relax under the shade of a palm tree. Nungwi Beach offers a haven of tranquility and breathtaking natural beauty, providing the perfect backdrop for idyllic beach days and unforgettable sunsets.

Go On A Spice Tour

Embark on a captivating spice tour and discover Zanzibar's renowned spice plantations. Engage your senses as you explore aromatic gardens and learn about the cultivation and uses of various spices, such as cloves, nutmeg and cinnamon. Experience the intoxicating scents and flavours that have made Zanzibar famous as the Spice Island. The spice tour offers a unique opportunity to delve into the island's agricultural heritage and indulge in its fragrant treasures.

Paradise Captured!

Embark on a magical sunset "dhow cruise" along the coast of Zanzibar. Step aboard a traditional wooden sailing boat and set sail into the golden hues of the setting sun. As you glide through the calm waters, savour the serenity of the moment and admire the breathtaking coastal scenery. This cruise offers a romantic and peaceful experience, providing an unforgettable way to bid farewell to another beautiful day in Zanzibar.

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