The five days in Zanzibar are ideally enough to allow you explore the most beautiful and exciting attractions in Zanzibar. It is a perfect leisurely getaway for relaxation after a wildlife safari in Serengeti National park and Ngorongoro crater area or climbing the great Kilimanjaro Mountain. The trip takes you through the Historical Stone Town, the Spice farm, Jozani forest and a Dolphin tour.

Day 1: Arrival in Zanzibar

This day will be for arrival at Zanzibar airport, a simple briefing about the whole trip movements. Our driver guide will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to the lodge in the Stone town for refreshments, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Luxury: Emerson Spice Hotel
Midrange: Tembo House Hotel
Budget: Shangani Hotel

Day 2: Guided walk through the Stone Town

Wake up to an early delicious breakfast and head out for the Historical Stone town. Walk through the fabled Stone town to witness History standing still. It will be a full day tour taking you to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum also called People’s palace, and the Arab Fort. After lunch you will then visit the Cathedral, mosques and the Zanzibar market for souvenirs. Returning to the lodge will be in the evening for just dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Luxury: Emerson Spice Hotel
Midrange: Tembo House Hotel
Budget: Shangani Hotel

Day 3: Spice Farm and Jozani trip

On this day, have breakfast and go out for the Spice tour, exploring the spice and fruit plantations close to the Stone Town. This will be an in-depth Spice tour giving you detailed information, not only about the spices, but also the herbs that were originally grown here. You will have lunch at the guides’ home to taste the spices grown here.

After lunch you will head to the beach resort, passing by Jozani Forest; a habitat for the rare endemic red colobus monkeys and other monkey species. Then have some relaxation at the beach as you wait on returning back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Luxury: Emerson Spice Hotel
Midrange: Tembo House Hotel
Budget: Shangani Hotel

Day 4: Dolphin trip

Early morning after breakfast and have a Dolphin trip. Visit Kizimkazi fishing village to spot schools of bottle nosed dolphins and Humpback dolphins. Tourists enjoy sights of dolphins while on short boat trips from the village, some lucky travelers even get the chance to swim very close to the dolphins, a rewarding experience that cannot easily be attained. In the afternoon after lunch, you will just have a beach relaxation as you wait to travel back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Luxury: Emerson Spice Hotel
Midrange: Tembo House Hotel
Budget: Shangani Hotel

Day 5: Departure

This will be the departure day. Depending on your flight time, the driver guide will take you to Zanzibar airport to catch up with your flight back home.