Nestled along 40km off the coast of Tanzania, travelers having interest for natural environment beauty and various flora and fauna, here is your invitation to visit the lovely Zanzibar. Zanzibar has managed to gain a reputation as a tourist hot spot featuring Indian Ocean Archipelago, natural beauty and variety of water sports activities. There is numerous sightseeing in The Island of Sensations. Along with various natural beauties, Zanzibar also displays a wide range of colorful history. Stone Town is the old city and cultural centre of Zanzibar, the city ahs still maintained its charm it had in the days when it was a flourishing seaport. Stone Town has been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Zanzibar welcomes their visitors with its mystical land and some beautiful sites to visit. It is the hospitality among the peoples that attracts the visitors the most; the friendly nature can enhance the visitors to give their repeated visit to this wonderful land. AS soon s you enter the city, you can experience a unique combination of Portuguese East Indian Persian and Omani Arab architecture. With the increase in the number of tourist visiting Zanzibar, one can spend their holiday exploring numerous breathtaking beaches or watching the rare Kirkís Red Colobus monkeys, which are found in the Jozani Forest.
There are plenty of choices for exploring in Zanzibar. The popular destinations which are recommended for Sightseeing in Zanzibar are the Stone town, Spice Plantations, Jozani Forest and the North Coast. Travelers can plan their trip to visit various small islands as a short trip. Trip to the ancient city of Stone Town will take you to the past histories. Situated on the Western side of Zanzibar Stone Town, Travelers can reach the place via the main road from the airport. Donít miss the sultanís palace the old Arab fort and the old slave quarters. Along with expedition to the ancient stone town, short trip to Prison (Changu Island), Chapwani, Chumbe and Bawe Islands are also a must visit. The island has some great beaches to relax. The best are found near Matemwe and Nungwi. Travelers having interest for sports or the adventure lovers can get themselves by taking part in various activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving. Sure to visit the Persian Kidichi Baths situated along the east coast.
Your trip remains incomplete without a visit to Spice Plantations. The place is definitely the perfect market for buying authentic and pure spices at cheap prices. A trip to the Jozani Natural Forest will take you to the home of numerous Red Clobus Monkeys. The other creatures found in this forest are small bucks, bush pigs and Syke's monkey. Among the offshore islands, the most popular one is the Changu Island. Also known as the Prison Island, spend your time swimming in the turquoise seawater. Apart from these Dolphin Safaris is worth every bit of it. Ras Nungwi will take you to the sleepy little fishing village. This area is blessed with some of the finest beaches and a coral reef. You should also not forget to pay a visit to Kizimkazi, which is the home to many bottle-nosed Dolphins.