Half-day Prison Island Tour

3 hours (Approx.)
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This is a half-day tour that lets you explore Prison Island also known as Changuu Island.

The time for this tour is flexible that you can stay and enjoy it as long as you wish at Prison Island. Also after the tour, you can relax and swim at the Prison Island beach.


Adult Age 11 years and above
Children Age between 2 and 10 years
Free Age below 2 years

What’s Included

Hotel pickup and dropoff
Bottled water
Private transportation
Air-conditioned vehicle
Prison Island entrance fee – $15/ 36,000 TZS

Pickup and Drop-off

  • Stone Town: This includes all Hotels/ Accommodations located in Stone Town
  • Other Areas: This includes all Hotels/ Accommodations in Zanzibar

Additional Info

  • This is a private experience, only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be sent after payment has been processed successfully

Cancellation Policy

Refunds are simple and easy without any fee. You will receive a full refund (100%) if canceled 1 day in advance. Learn more


At Prison Island, you will be able to see Aldabra Giant Tortoise, Peacocks, Dik-dik (species of small Antelope), Prison ruins, etc.

Aldabra Giant Tortoises are endemic to the Aldabra Atoll in Seychelles and they do not live in the wild anywhere else in the world. There are found in Zanzibar because they were gifted from Seychelles in 1919. They are one of the world’s longest-living animals, the oldest one at Prison Island is 197 years.

Also, you will be able to see Peacocks and Dik-diks (Small Antelopes that are native to East Africa).

Lastly will go see the Prison Ruins which was the main reason why the Island was named Prison Island.


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Pickup and drop-off

Stone Town ($0.00)

Other Areas ($79.99)

Children  × $11.99
 Adult  × $31.99

Price varies by group size

Group discount $0.00 ( People)
Total = $63.98

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