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  1. Tanzania
  2. Zanzibar
  3. Zanzibar City
  4. Stone Town

3-Hour Stone Town Tour

Product ID: 21798
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Follow the trail of sultans, slaves and explorers through the winding streets of Stone Town on our 3-hour guided city tour. Your guide will tell you about the events that shaped Zanzibar and show you where they occurred.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian

Pickup included

You will be collected at your hotel by one of the local tour operator's representatives.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Customize your tour of Stone Town and select the sights that interest you most
  • Walk the path of the slave trade
  • Hunt for antiques and souvenirs in Stone Town markets
Full description
We’ll take you to see many of the important sights of Stone Town. You’ll visit the former Slave Market, the Anglican Cathedral, the House of Wonders, the Sultan’s Palace Museum, the Old Arab Fort – and other sites that may be of interest to you. Our city tour is flexible and can easily be customized to your requirements.

Before heading out on the tour we’ll pick you up at your hotel and you’ll travel in an air-conditioned mini-van with your local guide as we explore this historic city.

You’ll re-trace the steps of past explorers on this tour that also provides a window into modern Stone Town life. With your guide you’ll explore the markets, and see seafood and fish piled high, fresh loaves of bread in wicker baskets and stacks of fruit and vegetables, as traders sell their goods from market stalls.

An optional stop is the Zanzibar Coffee House, where you can take a rest from the hustle and bustle and the heat. There’s a selection of drinks on offer here, as well as local sweets and seasonal fruits - the perfect pick-me-up before continuing on your tour!
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from Stone Town hotels ONLY
  • Transport in air-conditioned minivan
  • Local guide
  • Entrance fees to museums, parks, and spice farms
  • Water
What’s Not Included
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.1 / 5
based on 37 reviews
Review summary
Service
3.3/5
Organization
3.6/5
Value for money
3.1/5
Safety
4.2/5

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Product ID: 21798