Make sure Zanzibar, a little island with local culture and pristine beaches, is on your itinerary.
An island surrounded by the clear warm waters of the Indian Ocean, that offers a lot more than just its pristine beaches. Here, you can experience lots of activities in and out of the water, from a private tour of the spice plantations, to the historic Stone Town, where you can be serenaded by the sounds of the local market. If you would rather stay on the beach, you can enjoy snorkeling, windsurfing, beautiful sunsets, and other water sports.
Fun Fact: Zanzibar is the birthplace of Freddie Mercury.
When to go
June – October and December to around February.
*Some of the hotels/resorts offer great off-season rates.
What to do
Beach, Snorkeling, Water Sports, History, Culture, Luxury, Food/Wine, Family Travel, Budget Travel, Photography, Romance