Exploring Zanzibar: A 7-Day Itinerary

Discover the Best of Zanzibar in 7 Days

Zanzibar, also known as the Spice Island, is a tropical paradise located off the coast of Tanzania in East Africa. With its stunning beaches, rich history, and vibrant culture, Zanzibar is a must-visit destination for any traveler looking for a unique and unforgettable experience. If you’re planning a trip to Zanzibar and want to make the most of your time on the island, consider booking a 7-day itinerary with Sunset Africa Safari.

A Detailed Itinerary for Your Zanzibar Adventure

Day 1: Arrival in Zanzibar
Upon your arrival in Zanzibar, you will be greeted by a friendly guide from Sunset Africa Safari who will transfer you to your hotel in Stone Town, the historic heart of Zanzibar. Take some time to relax and unwind after your journey before heading out to explore the narrow streets and bustling markets of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 2: Stone Town Tour
Today, you will embark on a guided tour of Stone Town, where you will visit iconic sites such as the Sultan’s Palace, the Old Fort, and the House of Wonders. You will also have the opportunity to shop for souvenirs at the vibrant Darajani Market and sample local delicacies at Forodhani Gardens.

Day 3: Spice Tour
Experience the rich history of Zanzibar’s spice trade with a guided tour of a spice farm. Learn about the cultivation of cloves, nutmeg, and cinnamon, and enjoy a traditional Swahili lunch before heading to the beautiful beaches of the east coast for some relaxation and swimming.

Day 4: Jozani Forest and Dolphin Tour
Explore the lush Jozani Forest, home to the rare Red Colobus monkeys, before heading to Kizimkazi for a boat tour to spot dolphins in their natural habitat. Enjoy snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters of Menai Bay before returning to your hotel for the evening.

Day 5: Prison Island and Sunset Cruise
Visit Prison Island, known for its giant tortoises and pristine beaches, before embarking on a sunset cruise along the coast of Zanzibar. Relax on deck with a refreshing drink in hand as you watch the sun dip below the horizon in a blaze of colors.

Day 6: Beach Day
Spend your penultimate day in Zanzibar soaking up the sun on the island’s stunning beaches. Whether you prefer the white sands of Nungwi or the secluded coves of Kendwa, there is a beach for every type of traveler to enjoy.

Day 7: Departure
On your final day in Zanzibar, bid farewell to the island as you are transferred back to the airport for your onward journey. Reflect on the unforgettable experiences you’ve had on this tropical paradise and start planning your next adventure with Sunset Africa Safari.

To book this 7-day Zanzibar itinerary with Sunset Africa Safari, please contact info@sunsetafricasafari.com. Experience the best of Zanzibar with a tailor-made tour that showcases the island’s natural beauty, rich culture, and warm hospitality.

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