This is one of our most recommended private tours from Stone Town as it includes 3 must-visit that are located nearby Stone Town.
We will start with the Prison Island by boat, then our guide will take you to all the popular landmarks in Stonetown then lastly take you to the Spicefarm by car and our guide will show you all the spices and plantations that are available in Zanzibar.
|Adult||Age 8 years and above|
|Children||Age between 2 and 7 years|
|Free||Age below 2 years|
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Fruit snacks: Watermelon, Pineapple, Bananas, Mangoes, Coconut, etc.
Bottles of water
Prison Island entrance fee – $4/ 10,000 TZS
Old Slave Market/ Anglican Cathedral entrance fee – $5
Refunds are simple and easy without any fee. You will receive a full refund (100%) if canceled 1 day in advance before the experience start date in the local timezone (GMT +3)
At Prison Island, you will able to See Aldabra Giant Tortoise, Peacocks, Dik-dik (species of small Antelope), Prison ruins, etc.
An interesting fact about the Aldabra Giant tortoise is that they can live for more than 200 years. The Oldest one at Prison Island is 197 years old. They are one of the world’s longest-living animals.
Prison Ruins: This is a building that was erected in 1983 to host the Central Prison of Zanzibar. The Jail construction Started in 1893, In the same year, They had been a Cholera Epidemic in Egypt, and shortly afterward Bubonic Plague in Bombay. Since Zanzibar was the Main East African Port, Authorities decided That the Prison and other Erected Buildings were to keep in readiness as a Quarantine Station to proper control measures for vessels and their passengers to avoid the risk of an Epidemic in the Zanzibar Archipelago.
Stone Town is well known for its architecture and also it is one of the oldest cities in Africa and a former Trading destination in East Africa.
On this tour, we will explore the Historic City of Stone Town sights which includes; Anglican Cathedral (former Slave market, House of Wonders (National museum in Zanzibar), Palace Museum, the Old Fort, Hamamni Baths, Catholic Cathedral, Freddy Mercury House, Darajani Market, and other sights.
Zanzibar Island, well know for Spices and herbs. On this tour, we will visit the Jambo and Tangawizi Spice Farm where you will learn, explore, smell, and taste different kind of spices, herbs, and tropical fruits that are available in Zanzibar like; Cloves, lemongrass, nutmeg, cinnamon, turmeric, vanilla, coconuts, papaya, chili, black pepper, jack-fruit, cardamom, cassava, and many more.
Also at the Spice Farm, you will be watching someone climbing up a Coconut Tree while singing a local song (Jambo Bwana) and later you will enjoy eating fresh fruits including; Coconut Juice, Bananas, Watermelons, Pineapples, Mangoes, etc)
After the tour, we will return you back to your Hotel/ Accommodation.