ZANZIBAR DESCRIPTION

Endless miles of white sand and blue oceans welcomes you as we journey to Zanzibar for 2017 festive season.Enjoy excursions such as snorkeling, swimming with fish and turtles in the clear blue sea, and a sunset cruise on the Indian Ocean.Need another reason to join Away to Africa in Zanzibar?This tour package is all inclusive so all accommodation, transportation and food are included with your flat fee.The only thing left for you to do is grab your sunglasses and a refreshing drink then join us for some fun in the sun on the beach in Zanzibar!

ZANZIBAR TRIP SPECIFICS

START | Zanzibar

FINISH | Johannesburg

COUNTRIES | Zanzibar

PHYSICAL | Easy

AGES | 18+

GROUP SIZE | Minimum 8 people

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Day 1 | Arrive to Zanzibar and Unwind!

Today we will travel to the beautiful island of Zanzibar. Relax, unwind and take in the amazing breeze of this beautiful island once referred to as zang-bâr signifying “Black Coast’.

After getting settled into your hotel room, we will take a sunset evening cruise and sip a glass of wine while watching the African sunset over the Indian Ocean.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATIONS | Single Room

Day 2 | Spice Farm

Wake up to breakfast on the rooftop of your hotel and afterwards your personal Away to Africa driver will pick you up to travel into town for your Spice Tour where you will smell, taste and learn of the various fruit and spices of Zanzibar. End the tour with some cold, fresh coconut water and enjoy a hearty lunch while engaging with our new friends of Zanzibar.

Following the Spice Tour, we will head back to Stone Town where your personal guide will teach you the history of Zanzibar serving as a transit for slaves in the East African Slave Trade. After visiting the House of Wonder, Old Fort, Palace Museum and traveling through Narrow Street, we will head to the the north coast to the town of Nungwi, where you will lodge at a bungalow overlooking the water.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATIONS | Single Room

Day 3 | Safari Blue Tour

Enjoy waking up in your beautiful lodging overlooking the ocean and take time to relax or read a book before we travel Southwest to Fumba Village where you will go snorkeling on our guided, Safari Blue Tour.

Travel to different sandbanks, eat fresh fruit and view the beautiful coral and fish as you snorkel before the sandbar disappears upon sunset.

Afterwards, you will travel via boat to Kwale Island and have a special seafood lunch of calamari, octopus, prawn, king fish, rice and chips specially prepared for you. Following lunch we will head to view the natural lagoon and head back to the shore. We will have dinner at the infamous ‘The Rock’ restaurant.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATIONS | Single Room

Day 4 | Sherehe Ya Ufu (Beach Party)

Today is a day for relaxation and fun as we spend the afternoon enjoying the sun and listening to music for our Away to Africa Beach Party. Take time and reflect on your visit to Zanzibar. Join us for yoga, read a book, play futbol or volleyball, sleep on a hammock or sip on a few drinks… whatever you wish to do under the sun,
is your choice. Away to Africa will provide all drinks in addition to your option of lunch on the
beach.

MEALS | All Meals Included ACCOMMODATIONS | Single Room

Day 5 | Depart Mama Afrika

Take time and reflect on your visit to Mama Afrika while enjoying breakfast. Afterwards we will head to the airport for your departure home.

MEALS | Breakfast Included

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* PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ITINERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE FOR THE BEST INTEREST OF THE TRAVELER AT ANY NOTICE TIMING. AN AWAY TO AFRICA REPRESENTATIVE WILL CONTACT EACH TRAVELER TO NOTIFY OF ANY CHANGES.

AWAY TO AFRICA IS CURRENTLY OFFERING THREE ADDITIONAL VARIATIONS OF THIS TOUR PACKAGE

4 NIGHTS | 4 DAYS IN JOHANNESBURG

Short & Sweet Getaway for 2018!

Dec. 28 – Jan. 1, 2017

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6 NIGHTS | 7 DAYS IN SOUTH AFRICA

South African Celebrations for 2018!

Dec. 25 – Jan. 1 2017

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11 NIGHTS | 12 DAYS IN ZANZIBAR & SOUTH AFRICA

Mama Afrika For 2018!
Dec. 21 – Dec. 25, 2017

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ZANZIBAR TOUR PRICING
Pricing Options

$2,700.00/px

SINGLE OCCUPANCY

$2,500.00/px

DOUBLE OCCUPANCY

4 CITIES | 4 NIGHTS | 5 DAYS
DECEMBER 21, 2017 - DECEMBER 25, 2017
*pricing and exchange rate are contingent on purchase timing.

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AWAY TO AFRICA PAYMENT PLANS

ZANZIBAR VISA INFORMATION

All American, Canadian, British, South African and Jamaican passport holders who possess a valid, up to date Passport which does not expire within the six (6) months from date of travel, can obtain a Visa on arrival in Zanzibar (Tanzania).

Required Vaccinations: Yellow Fever Vaccination is required to enter into Zanzibar (Tanzania).

VISA INFORMATION

TRIP INCLUSIONS

    Our tour to Zanzibar includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout Zanzibar based on single occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

    This price includes:

  • Roundtrip tickets from Cape Town, South Africa to Zanzibar*
  • All Lodging Accommodations
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner throughout the entire tour.Alcohol is Excluded.
  • An Away to Africa Tour. Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
  • Entry Fees into all Excursions (Table Mountain, Robben Island, Wine Vineyard Tour, Safari, a Township Tour on bikes, Apartheid Museum, Nelson Mandela Museum, Hector Pieterson Museum, AfroPunk and all lounges we attend as a group)
  • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off

  • *Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased and if traveler is departing from Cape Town or Johannesburg.

TRIP EXCLUSIONS

  • International flights
  • Incidental and personal expenses which includes but is not limited to: taxi rides outside of tours, personal telephone calls on hotel phones, hotel room charges, laundry, souvenirs, etc.
  • Alcoholic Drinks

Additional Information

Country Description

Zanzibar, or the ‘black coast’, is a Tanzanian archipelago off the coast of East Africa. Zanzibar consists of a variety of small islands and two larger ones. The main island of Zanzibar is identified as Unguja or Stone Town and the second large island is known as Pemba.

Zanzibar City is the Capital of Zanzibar and home to Stone Town, a World Heritage Site and historically referenced as the trade center for the East African Slave Trade.   In addition to Zanzibar’s beautiful beaches, Stone Town is known for its winding lanes, carved doorways and 19th-century landmarks such as the House of Wonders, a former sultan’s palace.

Community Outreach Programme

Away to Africa is proud to incorporate our Community Outreach Programs into the itinerary for each country.When traveling to Africa many people always think of what they are looking to take away from their visit to the continent and Away to Africa would like for each of our guests to consider what they can contribute to Africa as well.

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