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Hand-crafted Travel to Zanzibar

Often referred to as a single island, Zanzibar is in fact a semi-autonomous archipelago of islands located off the Tanzanian coast, where visitors can explore small and almost deserted islands as well as fishing villages dotted along the coast. The tropical tableau and Swahili culture of the Zanzibar Archipelago offers a diverse, fascinating and highly enjoyable East African Indian Ocean experience. As a luxury getaway, it promises world-class diving, idyllic beaches sprinkled with luxury hotels and an ocean acting as a playground for diving, snorkelling and kite-surfing.

Local Time: GMT+3

Local Currency: Tanzanian Shilling

The best time to visit Zanzibar is during the dry season from June to October, with clear skies and comfortable temperatures ideal for beach activities, diving, and snorkeling. The short rains from November to December offer lush landscapes, while the long rains from March to May are less recommended for travel.

Travelling to Zanzibar with True

A destination our team is very familiar with, pairing it with a safari experience across Tanzania, Kenya or South Africa.

A True Zanzibar Itinerary

Our travel design process starts with you and your ideas, each trip created from a blank piece of paper.

Our Africa specialist’s have created a selection of sample example itineraries to provide a sense of what can be crafted for you in Zanzibar.

12 Day Itinerary

Guide Price: £19,300pp

Guide Price: $23,100pp

10 Day Itinerary

Guide Price: £6,700pp

Guide Price: $8,000pp

9 Day Itinerary

Guide Price: £7,000pp

Guide Price: $8,400pp

12 Day Itinerary

Guide Price: £13,200pp

Guide Price: $15,900pp

True Experiences In Zanzibar

The foundations of a memorable holiday are the experiences and Botswana has an abundance of activities to make each itinerary special.

Our Featured Zanzibar Accommodation

Each trip True Travel curate is based on the experience you are looking for and as an independent travel operator, we are not obliged or committed to any properties. You can rest safe in the knowledge that the accommodation we recommend for your stay has been chosen based on your interests, not ours.

Zanzibar Hotspots

Embark on a captivating journey through the diverse regions of Zanzibar, including its historic heart, Stone Town. Explore the pristine beaches of the North and the aromatic spice plantations of the East. Discover serenity in the South and untamed landscapes in the West. Extend your adventure to Pemba Island and Mafia Island for added allure.

Our Africa specialists Matt and Felix  and are always on hand to support, so should you want to take the next step in planning your Zanzibar, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Pemba Island

Pemba Island, known as “The Green Island” in Arabic, is an island forming part of the Zanzibar Archipelago, lying within the Swahili Coast in the Indian Ocean. The Island is characterised by its stunning shades of blue waters and shifting sands.

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Our Africa specialist, Felix has over 20 years of experience selling Africa holidays, so you can be assured you will be in the best hands when planning your trip. He will look after you start to finish using his expert knowledge to give you a holiday to remember.

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Felix has over 20 years experience designing trips to Africa and has travelled to many far-flung regions in the continent; visiting at least twice a year since his career began.

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