Sail on our Dhow
Learn to sail one of the traditional sailing boats or just enjoy sailing through the crystal clear water of the Indian Ocean. We can also take you snorkeling.
See the Dolphins early morning. We set off for Kizimakazi home to bottle nose and spinner Dolphins and sail out to open water where you can swim with them. You will also go snorkeling and then we will take you to a beautiful place for breakfast to relax and enjoy the view over Kizimakazi.
A full day tour starting from the fishing village of Fumba sailing on a Dhow in this conservation area where their are uninhabited islands and sandbanks. The bay is frequented by humpback and bottle nose Dolphins. During August and sep it is also possible to sometimes see whales. During the trip you will be able to swim and snorkel off the pristine white sandbank into the crystal clear water seeing coral reef and tropical fish. Fresh coconuts and snakes available through out the day and lunch of fresh fish on a desert island returning to Fumba with the full splendour of an African sunset.safariblue.net
We can arrange for you to go with a local fisherman or on a specific fishing trip. On your return we will help you barbacue or we will cook for you your own fish. What ever your requirements we can tailor make this for you.
We work with a Padi diving school please inquire about prices and trips.
A trip to Jozani the only remaining natural forest in Unguja Island where you will see the red colobus monkeys and large exotic trees. Follow the boardwalk nature trail in the mangrove area and see other species of wildlife and extensive bird life.
Tumbatu voodoo experience
30 min boat trip to Tumbatu North East of zanzibar and populated by 12,000 people living an isolated life. Entire island is powered by solar. Written permission must be obtained to enter the island. A chance to experience something very authentic. The Mgana men play the drums and read your signs telling you your future. A walk around the island cultural farming and fisheries can be seen a chance to swim in the crystal water and enjoy a traditional lunch
Mangrove stand up paddle tour
Discover one of the most beautiful, unknown and highly endangered environments of Zanzibar which is only accessible by SUP. You will have a full body workout without even noticing. Depending on the tide ,you can also enjoy this tour during sunset.
This half day tour will show you why Zanzibar is known for its spices. This trip takes you to a spice farm where you will see everything from Jackfruit to coconuts and spices such as turmeric, nutmeg, cinnamon, lemongrass. Taste the exotic fruits and come back to Uhuru to learn how to cook with your spices or just sit back and we will cook for you.
Stone Town Tour
Stone town is the old quarter of Zanzibar town which is a world heritage site. Take a guided tour of this interesting city and wander around the markets, bustling streets, museums and the slave market. Discover the story behind the zanzibar doors and have lunch in a roof top restreraunt enjoying the views over the town.or finish in the evening and visit Forozani gardens to taste the excellent local street food...an experience not to be missed.
Seaweed centre tour
Paje is known for its sea weed farming and the group of women (the mamas) that collect the sea weed can be seen most days working on the farms. The seaweed centre develops supportive partnerships with local organic farmers, bea keepers and local cooperatives to secure livelihoods. During the tour you will Learn to make natural beauty products from raw seaweed Immerse yourself in local culture Harvest and plant seaweed with the Mamas. Visit the herb garden of African shrubs and plants Be pampered with a traditional Zanzibari welcome Enjoy fresh seaweed juice.
This is a half day trip which takes guests to the small village of Mtende, south of Makunduchi. A tour through the local village is offered, including visit of caves, unusual vegetation (massive baobab trees, split palm trees) and a lunch cooked by locals. Afterwards, guests are taken to the abandoned beach hotel which offers a unique and off-the-beaten track view of Zanzibar with its mysterious atmosphere. Check the article on Mambo Magazine for more information: Mambo Magazine Article on Mtende
Price: $45 per person (2-3 pax), $40 (4 or more) Includes: taxi to and from, guiding fees, village development contribution, local lunch
Arguably the best snorkeling area around, easily comparable with Mnemba.
Price: $40 per person (2-3 pax), $30 (4 or more) includes: taxi to and from, boat, snorkeling equipment. Can be combined with visit at The Rock - add $10 for waiting time for taxi
Best explored by bike. About 2 km inland from Mfumbwi end, trip takes across rocky roads to the caves which are/were used for worshipping
Price: $20 per person includes: bike rental, entry feesBBC report on Kuumbi caves
Michamvi Sunset BBQ
Ideal for groups of 8 or more. We rent a daladala, pick up your guests and food, and take you to the beach near Kae Funk where they fire up a BBQ and a bonfire afterwards. Live music around the bonfire can be provided on request.
Price: $25 per person, minimum 6pax. $20 per person for 10pax or more Includes: transfer, lots of yummy food (drinks extra)