Sample Trip

7-Night Zanzibar’s Finest

“Seven nights of enchanting Zanzibar magic, from the historic heart of Stone Town to the idyllic beaches of the Indian Ocean.”
Budget level: Mid-Range
Country
Tanzania
When to Go
All Year
Duration
7 Nights
Safari Type
Lodge
Location
Zanzibar & Mafia Island
Kids Min Age
All Ages

This is an 8-night journey, starting with a culturally immersive experience in the historic Stone Town at Upendo House or Emerson Spice, followed by a tropical retreat on the white sandy beaches of Zanzibar at Upendo Beach or Zuri Zanzibar Hotel. From bustling markets and fascinating history to tranquil beachfront living and adventurous sea activities, this experience promises an unforgettable journey through the unique beauty and culture of Zanzibar.


Itinerary in Brief

This itinerary is available at varying levels of luxury:

Comfort:

2 Nights Upendo House

5 Nights Upendo Beach

 

Classic:

2 Nights Emerson Spice Hotel

5 Nights Zuri Zanzibar Hotel

Unleash your spirit of adventure on our incredible 7-night Zanzibar Experience, unfolding a rich and vibrant culture, grand architecture, mesmerizing sea views, and remarkable history. Begin your journey in the heart of Stone Town, where you’ll immerse yourself in the bustling markets, narrow streets, and exquisite Swahili cuisine, staying at either Upendo House or Emerson Spice. Venturing onwards to the serene shores of the Indian Ocean, you’ll find yourself at Upendo Beach or Zuri Zanzibar Hotel, where you can bask in the tropical sun, walk along the pristine white sand beaches, or dive into the azure waters of the ocean.

This is not just a holiday, but a journey that beckons you to the heart of Zanzibar, leaving you with memories that will be etched in your soul forever.

Detailed itinerary

Day 1-2: Upendo House OR Emerson Spice

Upon arrival at Zanzibar International Airport, you’ll be greeted and driven to your hotel in Stone Town. Depending on your arrival time, you can start exploring the historic town, visit the bustling markets, or indulge in the unique Zanzibari cuisine at one of the local restaurants. Spend the next day meandering through the labyrinthine streets, discovering its history, and admiring the grand colonial architecture.

Day 3-7: Upendo Beach OR Zuri Zanzibar Hotel

After a last breakfast in town, you’ll bid farewell to Stone Town and be driven to your beachfront accommodation on the serene shores of the Indian Ocean. You’ll have five days to relax, soak up the sun, enjoy beach walks, and rejuvenating massages. Feeling adventurous? Visit Zanzibar’s other attractions like Jozani Forest, Prison Island, or one of the spice farms. Explore the underwater world through snorkeling or scuba diving, or enjoy a sunset boat trip on a traditional dhow boat.

Day 8: Transfer to the Airport

After a leisurely breakfast with stunning views of the Indian Ocean, you’ll be transferred to the airport for your onward journey.

 

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