Relax and wade in the clear island waters, white sandy beaches and exquisite marine life of Tanzania’s islands. Activities range from relaxing beach and spa holidays, deep sea fishing, to the more adventurous scuba diving and kitesurfing, or our personal fave – swimming with the friendly whale sharks off the coast of Mafia Island. Whether it’s a quiet and romantic Honeymoon you are looking for or an adrenaline packed adventure diving our Islands can provide the ideal getaway for you. You can explore Stone Town, Zanzibar’s old quarter, with its maze of laneways and architecture from a fusion of different traditions or have a romantic getaway... the options are yours!
We’re happy to recommend and help you arrange your ideal Beach Getaway. Some of our personal favorites:
Romantic stay at the Luxury Boabab quite in Fumba Bay
Learn how to Kite Surf and stay at Next Paradise
Go swimming with whale sharks in Mafia island.
Enjoy a day of learning with a Stonetown and Spice tour
Treat yourself to an unforgettable experience at the only Underwater Room in the world at Manta Resort.
ADD on to your existing Safari or Kilimanjaro with an island extension
ISLAND GETAWAY RECOMMENDED CHECKLIST
Cash. The only place in Zanzibar with ATMs is in Stone town itself. While many of the resorts/accommodation accept Credit Cards (MasterCard, Visa – Not widely used is American Express), it is advisable to bring enough cash for the duration of your trip.
Loose cool clothes
Personal toiletries and medication
Snorkels/mask/fins (although can be rented from numerous places)
Water boots/Ocean booties – for areas that have sharp coral