Zanzibar Holiday Tours
Stone Town Tour
3 hrs from US $202
Includes: guide fees, private transport to and from the cruise ship terminal and around the city.
Details: The Three hour guided tour begins and ends at your hotel. The tour commences at the City Market and covers all above places. You will be driven or walk (optional) to all the National Museum of Zanzibar (opened 1925) to see interesting relics. A library that include stuffed specimens of local birds, a small but useful herbarium of native plants, and a collection of shells. You leave and head along the waterfront to Shangani – Old British Consolate (the late Dr. Livingstone body remained here and later sent to Britain), the Arab Fort (built in the 1700), the House of Wonders (built in 1883). From here, you proceed on a leisure walk through the Narrow streets of Stone Town (old part of the Zanzibar town) where most of the houses date back to more than one hundred and fifty years. In this part of the town, you will find a lot of small and exotic bazaars and curio shops. Town Market, Slave Market, Slave Chambers, National Museum of Zanzibar, High Court Building, Old German Consolate, Africa House (former English Club), Tippu Tip House, Kele Kele Square, Old British Consulate, Orphanage Home, Old Fort, Fordhani Gardens, House of Wonders, Sultan Palace (now Palace Museum), Custom House, Old Dispensary, Old Harbour, are among the interesting sites on this guided tour of Zanzibar.