Stone Town Historical and Cultural Walk with a Local
Join me or one of my team guides on this insightful walk, within the hours invested in the tour you will gain a great understanding of the architecture, culture, daily life and the fascinating history of Zanzibar's world heritage site, and its significant areas, buildings and historical sites. You will soon notice how Zanzibar’s cosmopolitan roots blend with African traditions to shape its unique culture. Other things to note: The tour duration is not limited to 2 hours, depending upon your interests it can be more or less.
Zanzibar spice tour & cooking class
Fantastic spice farm tour with Zanzibar cooking class. You'll start the day at a local market Darajani in Stone town for ingredients shopping,afterwards head to the spice farms, short walk + learn about the spices, then proceed to a cooking class with experienced local chef. Available for all dietary options i.e Vegans - vegetarians - gluten free etc.
Snorkeling at Mnemba Island
Join us on a boat trip to one of Zanzibars famous islands called Mnemba Island which is popular for its beautiful underwater world. We start in the morning from Nungwi Beach around 8.30 am and will head to Mnemba Island. Transport from your Hotel can be organized. You’ll have around 1 hour to jump into the water and enjoy watching all of the tropical fish species. If you‘re not a good swimmer or never snorkeled before - don’t worry! A professional guide will help you and make sure you’ll enjoy this experience. After we will head to a sandbank next to the island where you’ll be offered some fruity snacks and have the option to take stunning pictures. Fruits and water is included in the price - if you would like us to arrange anything else, let us know ahead and we will get everything you need! If you're lucky, you might even see some dolphins on the way and will be given the chance to swim with them. We will then head back to Nungwi Beach where to journey started. ♡ Please read me! We will do the experience as a group of usually 5-10 people maximum. If you would like to have more privacy, you can book our experience as a private group. Photography/videography services can be booked additionally.
Walking through the beautiful trails of Stone Town
Walk with me on the most beautiful trails of Stone Town. I personally will provide you with an insightful walk through the city. During the experience, you will gain a great understanding of the city's architecture, culture, daily life and the fascinating history of Zanzibar's world heritage site, and its significant areas, buildings and historical sites. You will learn how Zanzibar’s cosmopolitan roots blend with African traditions to shape its unique culture. Please note: - Depending upon your interests, the tour's duration could take up to 2 hours, however it can be more or less. - Sights that are included: Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, Mkunazini Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City Tanzania You will truly see the most interesting places like: Old fort , Old slave market, House of Wonder, Forodhani garden, Hammam bath and the unique carved Zanzibar doors .
Photoshoot In Zanzibar
Want to look your best in pictures? I will teach you how to look good in pictures and capture authentic Zanzibar, full of colours! :) If you want to get some amazing portraits of yourself in Zanzibar, this is the experience for you! To see my unique style of photographing people, check my insta: @keeganjchecks I will give you some simple directions according to the scene we are shooting in to make sure that you have incredible and colourful pictures to take home—a truly unique souvenir of your time in Zanzibar. I will also let you be yourself in the pictures. Don't worry! :) We will be walking around on the off beaten path to picturesque corners of Zanzibar, where we will see fantastic street art, beautifully paved streets. Our route will change depending on the weather and lighting conditions. I will deliver high quality edited pictures within 3-6 days. Chosen & Edited carefully with the highest quality. Other things to note - If you would like to shoot a different hour, please contact me. I will arrange a session.
Professional Photo Shoot In Zanzibar
I love to photograph travelers and their experiences whiles visiting Zanzibar, to give them unforgettable memories of their trip. We will go to the most interesting, unusual, and unique places in Zanzibar, there are lots of hidden gems on the island that we can introduce to you. I will take a lot of beautiful photos of your trip, which you will keep to remember the fun, life-changing, and fantastic moments you had in Zanzibar. Photoshoots always are private. For one person, couple, family, travel group, etc. We are also open to your curated location or at your hotel. You will get around 14 well-edited images and extra 80 unedited jpeg raw photos (with beautiful color grading and light correction), which I will send between 10 days after you select your final sets for edits. We are also open to sending a few within 2-3 days if it's your birthday or anniversaryy. Other things to note We are really open to all Ideas of guests and our experience is very comfortable. We curate every part of the trip and also provide help, and advice on other interesting things you can do on Island.
`Intangible Cultural Heritage of Stonetown` Walking Tour
Our meeting point is in front of Cape Town Fish Market ( a South African and Japanese cuisine restaurant) in Zanzibar. We will start our tour in the iconic place - The Forodhani Gardens is a small park in the historical city of Stone Town, Zanzibar. We will continue to Fuerte Viejo De Zanzíbar, also known as an Arab fort, one of the oldest buildings in Stone Town, originally built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. You will get chance to see the evidence of historic interactions between the Swahili Coast and Arabian Gulf as a part of 2018 excavation works. Then we will pass the `House of Wonders` ruins to know how the name came about and why the whole East Africa knows about this building. Then we pass by the Palace museum, also known as a The Sultan's Palace and Then Old Dispensery. Next point is the Anglican Cathedral Stone Town Zanzibar, the most prominent example of early Christian architecture in East Africa. You get a unique opportunity to walk through underground slave chambers and see extraordinary historical monuments, followed by the Old Slave Market, infamous for being the most brutal. After that we come back to our meeting point in The Forodhani Gardens.
Mamas of Zanzibar - Authentic Cultural & Cooking Experience
Karibu - Welcome to Mamas of Zanzibar - The bridge that connects you to the local people of the beautiful Zanzibar Island. The Mamas of Zanzibar will unlock a side of Zanzibar tourist don't experience. Mamas of Zanzibar is an initiative started by a single mother. Made of a group of 9 passionate Zanzibari women, the Mamas are eager to show off their warm hospitality. By teaching you how to cook the Zanzibari ways you will learn a lot about the exotic cuisine and the rich cultural that Zanzibar has. During the experience you will get a hands-on training on how to learn how to cook authentic Zanzibari food. The food we prepare is vegan & vegetarian friendly :) It would be an honour to welcome you to our community! This can also be your way to support the local Zanzibari Families directly! Our day starts 0900hrs - 13:00hrs 09:00 Arriving + Greet and Meet 09:15 Menu Introduction + Day Routine 09:30 Heading to Local Market 10:15 Back at Pishi HQ to prepare for cooking 10:30 - Prepare cooking Items + Cooking Classes 11:00 Free time as we arrange for lunch + Explore the neighbourhood + Discover the boutique Shop* + Henna Painting* 12:15 Lunch Time 13:00 End of lunch 13:30 Experience End * **Please book directly on our web site with code “AirMama” for a surprise gift! Please search for Mamas of Zanzibar.
The Blue Safari
Safari Blue: An Authentic Dhow Experience Travel / Adventure / Exploration Set sail on a genuine journey with the original and unmatched Safari Blue - a full-day excursion on locally-crafted, traditional sailing dhows. Bask in the sun, swim in crystalline waters, and roam sandbanks boasting magnificent vistas throughout the day. Essential Details: This day-long adventure commences in the morning and concludes by evening, ensuring a complete immersion into the dhow experience. The voyage primarily embarks from Stone Town. However, arrangements can be made from other island locations, with an additional transportation cost. Join us on this authentic Safari Blue voyage, where tradition meets serene beauty, for a day you'll cherish.
Zanzibar Night Market Experience
Zanzibar is very famous for spices and Seafood around the world. So that you will learn differently spices as an ingredient we use for cooking and different species available in the ocean that we eat. This Tour will allow our clients to learn more Zanzibar local food and have the chance to test the food. We will pass different places in Forodhani Night Market to show you around a different kind of food available in Zanzibar, how we call it in Swahili, ingredients, preparation and also you will have the opportunity to test the foods like Zanzibar Pizza, Urojo and plates of seafood like Octopus prawns, calamari and lobsters. You will interact with chiefs and you will ask questions if you need more information about how we prepare our daily local foods.
Culinary Stone Town tour
Please come hungry! This tour is a combination of a walking tour of Stone Town, all while having one very long lunch with several dishes included. While passing many of the main sights in Stone Town, you get a culinary expedition of the town starting from lunch with several local courses, fresh fruit, dessert and as the grand finale, coffee in the famous Jaw's Corner. We start our walk from the city center, in front of the Old Fort - the oldest building in town. You will learn a lot about Zanzibar culture and history from your guide while heading to a locally popular lunch spot. We will help you to try out the traditional local dishes. Perhaps cooked bananas, fried fish or chicken pilau? There are also several vegetarian and vegan options. We then take a walk through the market place, where all kinds of fruits, vegetables and foods can be found. We will buy fresh fruits off a street vendor to try out. Most usually this would be a coconut, but it depends on season and availability. We also visit a small shop to get baked goods for dessert. The tour ends in Jaws Corner, where locals gather to talk politics, play games and hang out. And most importantly - have great coffee. Other things to note Please inform beforehand if you have any allergy or other dietary restriction. If you are not staying in Stone Town, you can ask me for a reasonably priced transfer service.
The Spice Tour
Spice Journey Through Zanzibar Travel / Culture / Culinary Join an unforgettable adventure in Zanzibar, the famed "Spice Island". Journey through lush clove gardens, vibrant turmeric fields, and cinnamon-rich groves, diving deep into the island's storied spice trade history. Spanning a few miles, this expedition feels like a timeless voyage. Suitable for all, we'll explore Zanzibari herbs and their role in traditional medicine, alongside their use in fragrant beauty products. Attire Guide: Opt for comfy walking shoes and breathable attire. With Zanzibar's tropical setting, consider a hat and sunglasses for sun protection. A light backpack for essentials is handy. Dress modestly in honor of the island's Muslim culture. Concluding, we'll relish a local spice-infused feast, accompanied by unique island beverages. Embark on this Zanzibari exploration, cherishing memories that outlast the fleeting fragrances.
Sun Down/ Sunset
The Sunset tour is most lovely activity around Zanzibar it take a place on evening many tourists are joining a trip to see beautiful colorful Sun with very shining pimping from the gape goes down, customers can have great time to enjoy the nature of the world to see the bat playing while find place to sleep after returning from hunting, and Sun goes down slowly while getting testy canopy.
Zanzibar Cooking Class
Discover the secret of Swahili dishes with a mixture of oriental influences and the role of spices that are grown in Zanzibar. The tour begins with a visit to the market to buy the ingredients, then, under the guidance of an experienced Zanzibari chef, we prepare the various dishes. The chef will lead you to use the ingredients and the spices, and what the cultural or regional specifics of the dishes are. When the food is ready you will enjoy your dishes together with us and discuss your day and the merits of the Swahili foods.
Bicycle Tour in Stone town Zanzibar
We will meet at Old fort in the evening at 16:00 by bicycle and we will visit different places in Stone town Zanzibar such as Forodhani park, Old dispensary, Zanzibar Doors, Zanzibar Slave Market, Freddie Mercurry house and Darajani Market to see different spices available in Zanzibar. We expect to finish this tour around 18:30.