People's Palace Museum: Our most recommended tours and activities

Zanzibar: Prison Island Tour with a Local Guide

Zanzibar: Prison Island Tour with a Local Guide

Uncover the charm of Prison Island with a private 3-hour guided tour, where you'll interact with tortoises, swim, and unwind on the pristine beach. Immerse yourself in this unforgettable experience available from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Meet your expert guide and skilled boatman as you board a traditional steam-engine wooden boat, setting sail towards the illustrious island for a scenic 30-minute journey. Your knowledgeable guide will provide insightful commentary on the island's rich history, shedding light on its past as a prison, chapel, and sanctuary for freed slaves. Delve into the island's fascinating history as you explore centuries-old buildings that once served various purposes. Take a dip or snorkel amidst vibrant coral rocks and crystal-clear waters, encountering majestic tortoises along the way. Rest assured with provided life jackets for added safety, ensuring a worry-free experience for those less confident in the water. Capture precious moments with these ancient creatures and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Zanzibar: Nakupenda Sandbank with Seafood BBQ & Fruits

Zanzibar: Nakupenda Sandbank with Seafood BBQ & Fruits

If you are looking for the extraordinary activity which you can do is Zanzibar, then Nakupenda sandbank must be in your list. Nakupenda Sandbank is one of the most stunning beaches in Zanzibar and Africa as a whole. Its spectacular beach spreads across the extensive Indian Ocean shoreline, boasting of beautiful white sand and clear blue waters. At Nakupenda Sandbank, opportunities are endless and there is something for everyone. If you are interested in experiencing nature, beach holiday, sunbathing or discover marine life at the beautiful sandbanks, Nakupenda still has you covered. This tour start with the pick up from your Hotel, our guide will take you from your Hotel and drive to our departure place where you will catch your boat to Nakupenda Sandbank. Once you arrive on the sandbank, you will have perfect time to enjoy with your loved ones, swimming, testing variety of fresh fruits, relaxing explore the view of the sandbank. At the end you will have your fresh seafood bbq lunch prepared by our chefs on the sandbank. After having a lunch and relaxing, you will take your boat back to Stone Town where our driver will pick you up back to your Hotel.

Zanzibar: Stone Town Walking Tour

Zanzibar: Stone Town Walking Tour

Discover the highlights of Stone Town on a guided walking tour. See the Old Slave Market, the Anglican Cathedral of Christ, and the Sultans Palace Museum. Admire the architecture of the city and learn about its history. Start your tour at the main City market, which was opened in 1904. Get a comprehensive view of the Stone Town architecture, its sand and stone ancient built houses, some of them have Arab/Indian with carved doors with brass studs, and carved balconies. Continue to the Old Post Office and the house where Freddy Mercury was born. Stop at the Anglican Cathedral of Christ, on the site of the Old Slave Market. From here, continue to the Sultans Palace Museum, House of Wonders (Beit-el-ajaib), and the Old Arab Fort. Finish your tour at the Forodhani Garden.

Stone Town Tour without transport

Stone Town Tour without transport

Through a local guide discover the beauty of Stone Town which is the oldest city in Zanzibar. Take in the different historical landmarks and discover how the town has changed over time. This tour is a walking tour and with this, you will meet the locals and discover the best places to visit. From the ancient buildings to the busy markets and even learn a little about the slavery which went on back in the day. If you wish to enter any of the museums that we pass by during this tour, there will be additional costs for the entrance fees to be paid at the location.

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