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Lamu & Zanzibar

Kenya & Tanzania

Lamu & Zanzibar

11 Days & 10 Nights

December 23, 2021 – January 02, 2022

Prices from

$3,400

Per person

single & double occupancy available

Lamu & Zanzibar

– Best of Both Islands –

Away to Africa is excited to introduce our ‘Best of Two Islands’ Tour highlighting the beautiful islands of Lamu and Zanzibar!

You will begin this tour in the quaint archipelago of islands known as Lamu. Spend time getting lost in the walkways of Old Lamu Town as this friendly town offers a hidden gem around every corner. Enjoy a dhow experience as you sail through the mangroves or spend your time relaxing on the white sands of Manda Island…either way you will definitely leave with a piece of Lamu in your heart.

Next you will take a quick flight to Nairobi before heading to Zanzibar, or the ‘black coast’, is a Tanzanian archipelago off the coast of East Africa. Boasting beautiful beaches, Zanzibar is the perfect place to find relaxation. Walk through the cobblestone streets of Stone Town before learning of the East African slave trade. Wake up oceanfront in Nungwi, spend a day out in the ocean on our Safari Blue Tour and even spend time swimming with large sea turtles.

End your time in Zanzibar at a Full Moon Party dancing on the beach under the stars of East Africa. What better way to close out your last evening in Zanzibar?

Add-Ons Available

Please schedule a phone call or send us a message to inquire about international round trip flights.

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Day to Day Itinerary

DAY 1

Arrive in Africa and Unwind

Thusday – December 23, 2021


Karibu Zanzibar! Welcome to Zanzibar! After arriving the Abeid Amani Karume International Airport in Zanzibar, Tanzania (TNZ), relax, unwind and take in the amazing breeze of this beautiful island once referred to as zang-bâr signifying “Black Coast’.

Enjoy the evening relaxing on your beachfront property as you take in the sunset of the beautiful East African sun over the ocean.

  Zanzibar .   All meals Included

DAY 2

Stone Town & Spice Farm

Friday – December 24, 2021


After breakfast your personal Away to Africa driver will pick you up to head to Stone Town and learn the history of Zanzibar serving as a transit for slaves in the East African Slave Trade.

Afterwards you will travel into town and for your Spice Tour where you will question if you are in Africa or Jamaica. Smell and taste the seasonings and fruits before sitting to have a hearty lunch and fresh fruit at the conclusion of your tour.

  Zanzibar .   Breakfast & Lunch Included

DAY 3

Yacht Party and Safari Blue Tour

Saturday – December 25, 2021


We hope you are prepared to swim as today you will go snorkeling on our guided, Safari Blue Tour. Travel to three different banks that disappear upon sunset. View the beautiful coral and fish as you snorkel and swim in the beautiful sea.

Afterwards, you will have a special seafood lunch prepared for you before heading to the natural lagoon and heading back to shore.

  zanzibar .   breakfast & lunch Included

DAY 4

Sherehe Ya Ufu (Beach Party)

Sunday – December 26, 2021


Today is all relaxation and fun! Spend the afternoon with friends listening to music, playing beach futbol and volleyball, or yoga. Enjoy the beach and sunshine while reading a book or napping on a hammock. Have drinks on Away to Africa during your beachside lunch.

You’ll close the night on an evening cruise watching the African sunset over the Indian Ocean. Take time and reflect on your visit to Zanzibar.

  zanzibar .   ALL MEALS Included

DAY 5

Arrive in Lamu, Kenya

Monday – December 27, 2021


Take a flight to one of our favorite Islands in Africa, Lamu.

On arrival, you will take a boat to your accommodation, check in, and have a relaxing meal along the seafront.


Spend the remainder of the evening with a glass of wine as we toast to the good life.

  LAMU.   Dinner Included

DAY 6

Explore Lamu & Drumming

Tuesday – December 28, 2021


Today you will venture to the more vibrant area, Lamu Town.

Walk the cobblestone alleyways of Lamu, learn Swahili and the history and culture of the island that is known for its serenity – and absence of cars.

After lunch and we will meet with a group of young drummers from town who will teach you how to drum and learn a few Swahili dances.

  Lamu.   breakfast & lunch Included

DAY 7

Community Outreach | Cooking Lessons & Shopping

Wednesday – December 29, 2021


Create, laugh and love as you spend our morning in the Shamba partnering with our Community Outreach partner.

Spend the rest of your day relaxing or you can join us for a cooking class from a Swahili Mama.

Following your traditional cooking class you will visit a quaint Maasai market to purchase East African jewelry and gifts before setting off to explore the Shela streets for a bit more shopping.

  Lamu .   breakfast & wine tasting Included

DAY 8

Sail Away & New Years Eve

thursday – December 30, 2021


Sleep in late today and spend your day as you please or relaxing on the beach.

Take an early evening Dhow sail as you watch the sunset for the last day of 2020.Enjoy fresh fruit as we sail through the mangroves and listen to music.

Afterwards you relax beachside for dinner before heading out to the New Years party on the beach.Ring in the New Yearwatching shooting stars and dancing on the beach!

  Lamu .   Breakfast Included

DAY 9

Arrive in Nairobi & Unwind

Friday – December 31, 2021


Today we will take a short flight into the capitol of Kenya, Nairobi.

After you check in and relax, you have the option of heading to a dinner at a restaurant overlooking the Nairobi skyline.

  Nairobi .   Breakfast Included

DAY 10

Giraffe Centre & Elephant Orphanage

Saturday – January 1, 2022


This morning you will take in the sites and maybe some kisses from giraffes at the Giraffe Center. Spend time with the elephants from the Elephant Sanctuary in Nairobi National Park and then visit the Masai Market for a bit of shopping.

Wind down the evening with a traditional dinner as you spend your last evening in Kenya.

  Nairobi .   Breakfast Included

DAY 11

Depart Mama Africa

Sunday – January 2, 2022


After breakfast, you will travel to the airport to depart Nairobi.

Spend the day taking time to reflect on your rewarding journey through Zanzibar, Lamu and Nairobi!

  Traveling .   Breakfast Included

“Don’t set sail using somebody else’s star.”

Asisa firie nyota ya mwenzia

– Kiswahili PROVERB

Your Investment

WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
contact us for a quote with flights included

Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

December 23, 2021 – January 02, 2022

$3,900/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

One room with two beds. Paired travelers will share a room.

December 23, 2021 – January 02, 2022

$3,400/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

Included

Our tour to Kenya & Zanzibar includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

  • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
  • All Lodging Accommodations.
  • One international ticket per person from Zanzibar, Tanzania to Lamu, Kenya*
  • One domestic ticket per person from Lamu, Kenya to Nairobi, Kenya** (The inclusion of listed flights is contingent on your selected tour package).
  • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
  • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
  • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
  • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
  • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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    DAY 1

    Arrive in Africa and Unwind

    Thusday – December 23, 2021


    Karibu Zanzibar! Welcome to Zanzibar! After arriving the Abeid Amani Karume International Airport in Zanzibar, Tanzania (TNZ), relax, unwind and take in the amazing breeze of this beautiful island once referred to as zang-bâr signifying “Black Coast’.

    Enjoy the evening relaxing on your beachfront property as you take in the sunset of the beautiful East African sun over the ocean.

      Zanzibar .   All meals Included

    DAY 2

    Stone Town & Spice Farm

    Friday – December 24, 2021


    After breakfast your personal Away to Africa driver will pick you up to head to Stone Town and learn the history of Zanzibar serving as a transit for slaves in the East African Slave Trade.

    Afterwards you will travel into town and for your Spice Tour where you will question if you are in Africa or Jamaica. Smell and taste the seasonings and fruits before sitting to have a hearty lunch and fresh fruit at the conclusion of your tour.

      Zanzibar .   Breakfast & Lunch Included

    DAY 3

    Yacht Party and Safari Blue Tour

    Saturday – December 25, 2021


    We hope you are prepared to swim as today you will go snorkeling on our guided, Safari Blue Tour. Travel to three different banks that disappear upon sunset. View the beautiful coral and fish as you snorkel and swim in the beautiful sea.

    Afterwards, you will have a special seafood lunch prepared for you before heading to the natural lagoon and heading back to shore.

      zanzibar .   breakfast & lunch Included

    DAY 4

    Sherehe Ya Ufu (Beach Party)

    Sunday – December 26, 2021


    Today is all relaxation and fun! Spend the afternoon with friends listening to music, playing beach futbol and volleyball, or yoga. Enjoy the beach and sunshine while reading a book or napping on a hammock. Have drinks on Away to Africa during your beachside lunch.

    You’ll close the night on an evening cruise watching the African sunset over the Indian Ocean. Take time and reflect on your visit to Zanzibar.

      zanzibar .   ALL MEALS Included

    DAY 5

    Arrive in Lamu, Kenya

    Monday – December 27, 2021


    Take a flight to one of our favorite Islands in Africa, Lamu.

    On arrival, you will take a boat to your accommodation, check in, and have a relaxing meal along the seafront.


    Spend the remainder of the evening with a glass of wine as we toast to the good life.

      LAMU.   Dinner Included

    DAY 6

    Explore Lamu & Drumming

    Tuesday – December 28, 2021


    Today you will venture to the more vibrant area, Lamu Town.

    Walk the cobblestone alleyways of Lamu, learn Swahili and the history and culture of the island that is known for its serenity – and absence of cars.

    After lunch and we will meet with a group of young drummers from town who will teach you how to drum and learn a few Swahili dances.

      Lamu.   breakfast & lunch Included

    DAY 7

    Community Outreach | Cooking Lessons & Shopping

    Wednesday – December 29, 2021


    Create, laugh and love as you spend our morning in the Shamba partnering with our Community Outreach partner.

    Spend the rest of your day relaxing or you can join us for a cooking class from a Swahili Mama.

    Following your traditional cooking class you will visit a quaint Maasai market to purchase East African jewelry and gifts before setting off to explore the Shela streets for a bit more shopping.

      Lamu .   breakfast & wine tasting Included

    DAY 8

    Sail Away & New Years Eve

    thursday – December 30, 2021


    Sleep in late today and spend your day as you please or relaxing on the beach.

    Take an early evening Dhow sail as you watch the sunset for the last day of 2020.Enjoy fresh fruit as we sail through the mangroves and listen to music.

    Afterwards you relax beachside for dinner before heading out to the New Years party on the beach.Ring in the New Yearwatching shooting stars and dancing on the beach!

      Lamu .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 9

    Arrive in Nairobi & Unwind

    Friday – December 31, 2021


    Today we will take a short flight into the capitol of Kenya, Nairobi.

    After you check in and relax, you have the option of heading to a dinner at a restaurant overlooking the Nairobi skyline.

      Nairobi .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 10

    Giraffe Centre & Elephant Orphanage

    Satuday – January 1, 2022


    This morning you will take in the sites and maybe some kisses from giraffes at the Giraffe Center. Spend time with the elephants from the Elephant Sanctuary in Nairobi National Park and then visit the Masai Market for a bit of shopping.

    Wind down the evening with a traditional dinner as you spend your last evening in Kenya.

      Nairobi .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 11

    Depart Mama Africa

    Sunday – January 2, 2022


    After breakfast, you will travel to the airport to depart Nairobi.

    Spend the day taking time to reflect on your rewarding journey through Zanzibar, Lamu and Nairobi!

      Traveling .   Breakfast Included

    “Don’t set sail using somebody else’s star.”

    Asisa firie nyota ya mwenzia

    – Kiswahili PROVERB

    Your Investment

    WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
    contact us for a quote with flights included

    Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

    December 23, 2021 – January 02, 2022

    $3,900/pp

    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    One room with two beds. Paired travelers will share a room.

    December 23, 2021 – January 02, 2022

    $3,400/pp

    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    Included

    Our tour to Zanzibar & Kenya includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

    • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
    • All Lodging Accommodations.
    • One international ticket per person from Zanzibar, Tanzania to Lamu, Kenya*
    • One domestic ticket per person from Lamu, Kenya to Nairobi, Kenya** (The inclusion of listed flights is contingent on your selected tour package).
    • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
    • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
    • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
    • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
    • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

    Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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