Nakupenda sandbank, prison Island & stone town tour
It is a full-day private tour that includes the three most recommended tours in Stone Town; Prison Island, Nakupenda (Sandbank), and Stone Town City Tour. It is a Lifetime experience that you will not want to miss while on your vacation in Zanzibar.
- Stop At: Prison Island – Changuu Private Island
At Prison Island, you will be able to see Aldabra Giant Tortoise, Peacocks, Dik-dik (species of small Antelope), Prison ruins, etc. An interesting fact about the Aldabra Giant tortoise is that they can live for more than 200 years. The Oldest one at Prison Island is 197 years old. They are one of the world’s longest-living animals. Prison Ruins: This is a building that was erected in 1983 to host the Central Prison of Zanzibar. The Jail Construction Started in 1893, In the same year, They had been a Cholera Epidemic in Egypt, and shortly afterward Bubonic Plague in Bombay. Since Zanzibar was the Main East African Port, Authorities decided That the Prison and other Erected Buildings were to be kept in readiness as a Quarantine Station to proper control measures for vessels and their passengers to avoid the risk of an Epidemic in the Zanzibar Archipelago.
Duration: 2 hours
- Stop At: Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda is a name given to a Sand Bank that is located near StoneTown, after the Prison Island trip we will go to Nakupenda Sand Bank where you will relax, swim, and snorkel. It is one of the best beaches in Zanzibar. Also, we will have a buffet based on your Selection, either Seafood Buffett or Vegetarian that will be freshly prepared at the Sandbank
Duration: 2 hours
- Stop At: Stone Town
Stone Town is well known for its architecture (Buildings and narrow streets) also is one of the oldest cities in Africa and a former Trading destination in East Africa. On this tour, we will explore the Historic City of Stone Town sights which include; the Anglican Cathedral (former Slave market, House of Wonders (National Museum in Zanzibar), Palace Museum, the Old Fort, Hamamni Baths, Catholic Cathedral, Freddy Mercury House, Darajani Market, and other sights.
Duration 2 hours
HALF DAY TRIP NAKUPENDA SANDBANK PRISON ISLAND AND STONE TOWN DETAILS
- Pickup details We pick up from any Hotel/ Accommodation in Zanzibar.
- Pickup point: Please let us know where are you staying.
- Duration: 7 Hours.
- Morning Times: 8:00 am – 3 pm.
- Hotel Transfers
- seafood lunch
- soft drinks
- Tour guide