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6 Days - Zanzibar Cultural Tour
Met on arrival at Zanzibar International Airport or harbour, transfer to your hotel set in the Stone Town
Day 2: Stone Town Tour
A guided town tour takes you through narrow streets of the old Stone Town, where history seems to stand still. Visit the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum, Dr. Livingstone's House, the Arab Fort, Zanzibar's bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors and balconies, two cathedrals and mosques.
You will have free time in the afternoon to explore Stone Town further on your own or to relax. In the evening, take a sunset cruise along Stone Town waterfront. Stop at Forodhani gardens for a glance at the evening life. Dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 3: Spice Tour
After breakfast, you are transferred to Kizimbani Village for a spice tour. You will have the opportunity to see spices like cloves, cinnamon, black pepper, Nutmeg, turmeric root, actually growing in the plantations. Other tropical fruits such as jackfruit, custard, apple, rambutan, carambola can also be seen and tasted. Furthermore you will see plants like the henna bush, lipstick tree and lemongrass.
Visit the Kidichi Persian Baths built under the first Sultan of Zanzibar named Sultan Said Said bin Sultan in 1850 and the Maruhubi Palace Ruins built in 1880 which were built especially for housing 99 of the third sultan's harem. Lunch is included. After that, you will be transferred to the Karafuu Beach Hotel on the East coast.
Days 4 - 5: East Coast
Spend two days at leisure on the beaches of the East Coast or in the sea water swimming pool.
Day 6: Departure
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport or harbor for your departure back home.
Guaranteed departure â€“ Accommodation, Activities, Transfers, Meals, Fees where indicated as per the itinerary - Local traveler assistance during your tour - Specialized and personalized services
Tips - Laundry - Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages unless explicitly noted - Optional activities/extras â€“ Visas (unless noted) - Vacation insurance
Trip Terms & Conditions
* Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $250). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure. We currently accept wire transfer and direct deposit. Please check the payment details on http://www.taylorsafaris.com/index.php/Payments/Payments/
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