8 Days 7 Nights
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Zanzibar Beach Holidays

The best 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour

This 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour allows you to explore the historical charm of Stone Town, embark on an exciting Safari Blue trip, discover the aromatic treasures of a spice tour, and unwind at the pristine Ras Chamvi Beach. This itinerary combines cultural exploration, adventurous water activities, and beach relaxation for a complete Zanzibar experience.

The best 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour price

Prices for an 9 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour can vary depending on factors such as accommodation level, activities included, and the tour operator chosen. On average, expect to spend approximately $1,600 to $2,600 per person for a mid-range package, which typically includes accommodation, meals, transfers, guided tours, and entrance fees. Prices may fluctuate based on the season and specific inclusions in the tour package. The 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour price and costs are paid in USD Dollars, Pounds, Euros, and in Tanzania Shillings.

The best time for 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour

Zanzibar enjoys a tropical climate throughout the year, with temperatures ranging from 25°C to 35°C (77°F to 95°F). The best time to visit is during the dry season, which runs from June to October, and from December to February. These months offer pleasant weather with less humidity and a lower chance of rainfall.

4 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour

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  • Jozani Forest
  • Prison Island
  • Mnemba Island
  • Dolphin Tour
  • Stone-town Tour
  • Sand-bank Picnic
  • Zanzibuggy
  • Accommodation
  • 7 Breakfasts
  • Driver Guide
  • Inward transits
  • Boats hires
  • Taxes
  •  Flights
  • Tipping the crew
  • Visas
  • Additional Park fees


The best 9 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour itinerary

A full 8 days Zanzibar beach holiday tour that includes visits to Stone Town, the Safari Blue trip, the spice tour, and Ras Chamvi Beach. This itinerary provides an overview, the best time to visit, prices, and a day-by-day breakdown of activities.

Arrive at Zanzibar International Airport or Zanzibar Port. Meet your tour guide and transfer to your chosen accommodation in Stone Town. Check in, freshen up, and enjoy some leisure time. Embark on a guided tour of Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit historical landmarks such as the House of Wonders, the Arab Fort, and the Old Slave Market. Explore the narrow streets, bustling markets, and vibrant bazaars of Stone Town. Enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant, savouring traditional Zanzibari cuisine. Return to your accommodation for a well-deserved rest.
After breakfast, continue your exploration of Stone Town. Visit the Sultan's Palace Museum, where you can learn about Zanzibar's royal history. Explore the narrow alleys and admire the intricate architecture of the town. Enjoy a rooftop lunch at a local restaurant, overlooking the scenic views of Stone Town. Visit the Old Dispensary, known for its beautiful carved balconies and historical artefacts. Discover the cultural and artistic heritage of Zanzibar at the Maruhubi Palace Ruins or the Beit el-Ajaib (House of Wonders) Museum. Return to your accommodation and have dinner at a restaurant of your choice. Take a leisurely walk along the waterfront, enjoying the sea breeze and the charm of the city.
After breakfast, set off on an exhilarating Safari Blue trip, one of the most popular excursions in Zanzibar. Board a traditional dhow sailing boat and cruise along the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Engage in snorkelling sessions to discover the vibrant marine life and coral reefs. Indulge in a delicious seafood buffet lunch served on a sandbank or on the dhow. Relax on the pristine white-sand beaches, sunbathe, or take a swim in the crystal-clear waters. Explore secluded islands and snorkelling spots, and enjoy the breathtaking views. Return to your accommodation and have dinner at a local restaurant. Reflect on the day's adventures and relax for the evening.
After breakfast, depart for a spice tour to explore the aromatic treasures of Zanzibar. Visit a local spice farm and learn about the cultivation, harvesting, and processing of various spices. Engage your senses as you smell and taste spices such as cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Enjoy a traditional Swahili lunch at the spice farm, featuring dishes infused with the flavours of Zanzibar's spices. Learn about the traditional uses of spices and their significance in Zanzibari cuisine. Participate in a spice blending session and create your own spice mix to take home as a souvenir. Return to your accommodation and have dinner at a restaurant of your choice. Relax and unwind, reflecting on the day's memorable experiences.
After breakfast, check out of your Stone Town accommodation. Transfer to Ras Chamvi Beach, known for its pristine white sands and crystal-clear waters. Check into your beachfront resort and enjoy some leisure time. Relax on the beach, swim in the warm waters, or simply unwind under the shade of a palm tree. Indulge in beach activities such as beach volleyball, kayaking, or paddleboarding. Enjoy a delicious dinner at your resort's restaurant, savouring a variety of local and international cuisines. Take a stroll along the beach, enjoying the peaceful ambiance of Ras Chamvi.
After breakfast, enjoy two full days of relaxation and beach leisure. Lounge by the pool, take refreshing dips in the ocean, or engage in water sports activities offered by your resort (at an additional cost). Indulge in spa treatments, including massages and wellness therapies, to rejuvenate your body and mind (at an additional cost). Take a snorkelling trip to explore the colourful marine life and coral reefs of Ras Chamvi (additional cost). Enjoy dinners at your resort's restaurant, savouring delicious meals accompanied by stunning beach views. Take advantage of the resort's evening entertainment or simply unwind and soak in the tranquil atmosphere.
Enjoy a final breakfast at your resort, taking in the last moments of your Zanzibar beach holiday. Check out of your hotel and prepare for your departure. Transfer to Zanzibar International Airport or Zanzibar Port for your onward journey. Please note that this itinerary can be customised according to your preferences, the duration of your stay, and the specific tour package you choose. Additional activities such as visiting other beaches, exploring more of Zanzibar's attractions, or engaging in water sports can be incorporated based on your interests and availability. I hope this detailed itinerary for an 8-day Zanzibar beach holiday tour, including visits to Stone Town city tour, Safari Blue trip, spice tour, and Ras Chamvi Beach, provides a comprehensive overview of the experience. Enjoy your trip and have a memorable time exploring the cultural heritage, adventurous excursions, and serene beach atmosphere of Zanzibar!

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