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Zanzibar Stonetown Guided Tour

Visit Stonetown as a guided city tour with a private guide to discover the most beautiful & interesting landmarks to learn about the history of Zanzibar’s capital

Zanzibar Stonetown Guided Tour vacation with Tanzania Horizon Safaris.

Zanzibar Stonetown Guided Tour with Tanzania Horizon Safaris.

Experience the charm of your Zanzibar Stonetown Guided Tour, embarking on an unforgettable journey through this captivating destination, enriched with the essence of a safari adventure. The City Tour is very flexible and can be adapted to suit your interests and timeframe. Our guide can recommend and develop routes and itineraries that will optimize your time and get the most out of your walk in Stone Town. There are many boutique coffee places and roof top houses with the best views of Stonetown that can arranged with our guide. While the tour is only half a day, we recommend you stay in Stonetown for at least 2 days to indulge and explore more wonderful places.

The capital of Zanzibar offers a beautiful, oriental atmosphere in a tropical environment. In the small winding streets you will find a lot of small cafes and restaurants. It’s also worth looking up, because here you can discover one of the many roof terraces, from which you have a beautiful view over the city rooftops and the sea. Here you can discover many sights on foot and spend a relaxing evening. Major attractions include the Arabian Fort, Sultan’s Palace, House of Wonders, Old Dispensary, Spice Market, Anglican Church and Slavery Museum.

Tour Highlights:

  • House of Wonders
  • Slavery Museum
  • St. Joseph Cathedral
  • The Old Fort
  • The Old Dispensary
  • The Spice Market
  • Forodhani Gardens

There are also many nice restaurants that you will get to know during your guided Stonetown walking tour that you can enjoy:

Great Restaurants in Stonetown:

  • Africa House – incl. roof terrace with a unique view over Zanzibar’s old town, the sea and the dhows that sail around at sunset
  • Mercury Bar – A tribute to Freddy Mercury, lead singer of the world famous rock band Queen. Directly on a small bay including a campfire on the beach and open-air places with a beer garden flair
  • Monsoon Restaurant – The shoes stay here in front of the restaurant. You dine on cushions at low Swahili tables
  • Lukmaan – Vegetarian dishes, seafood, fish, meat, finger food, chapati and much more are available at the buffet
  • Zanzibar Coffee House – Coffee from our own coffee plantation in Tanzania’s highlands awaits you here in an oriental setting

What you should bring:

  • Sunscreen
  • Sun hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Good shoes
  • Appropriate clothes to visit churches & museums
  • Pick up from your accomodation by your guide

  • Guided Stone Town walking tour

  • Entrance fees

  • Mineral bottled water

  • Comfortable walking shoes

  • Individual costs for souvenirs etc.

Why Book With Us?
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Absolutely yes. We will arrange all airport transfers for you from and to the airport so that you don’t have to worry about how to get to your hotel. One of our drivers or guides will come to pick you up and take you back to the airport. This is already included in our offers and services.

A private departure can be arranged at any time according to your individual travel dates for highest flexibility. A group departure has a planned schedule on a specific date and let you share some costs while travelling. So if you are on a budget and want to meet friends from all over the world you can join one of our groups.

Absolutely yes. Our handpicked hotels all offer you to safely store your luggage during your climb. In this way you can leave all gear that you won’t need during your climb at the hotel. That is very convenient if you are planning to go on a safari or to Zanzibar after your hike.

Tanzania Horizon Safaris has worked out a very transparent cancellation policy. In most cases we can offer a voucher if you have  to postpone your travel. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Please note that deposits are non-refundable as they have to be used for making reservations for your hotel and transport.

*If a booking is cancelled the client is subject to a cancellation fee as follows:

  • until 4 weeks prior to departure – 30% Cancellation Fee
  • 4-2 weeks prior to departure – 50% Cancellation Fee
  • 2-1 weeks prior to departure – 75% Cancellation Fee
  • less then 1 week prior to departure – 100% Cancellation Fee: The company reserves the right to cancel any tour at its sole and absolute discretion, without prior notification in instances where this is unavoidable. However, in that case the company agrees to refund all money that has already been paid by the client. This shall be the company’s sole responsibility to the client and no claim for any damages, howsoever arising, shall accrue against the company.
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