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Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in Zanzibar provided by Cruzeiro Safaris

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Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in Zanzibar

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Duration
3–4 hours
Inclusions
  • All activities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Lunch (meals range from USD $15-30)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • To avoid delays, please make sure you have selected the correct hotel, otherwise you will be asked to pay the difference upon pickup in cash
  • Please verify your hotel in the list below and select your package according to your hotel location: STONE TOWN HOTELS: Al Johari Hotel, Asmini Palace Hotel, Dhow Palace, Khole House, Kisiwa House, Maru Maru Hotel, Mashariki Palace, Park Hyatt, Tembo House, The Swahili House, The Zanzibar Grand Palace, Zanzibar Palace, Zanzibar Serena Inn, Africa House, Tausi Palace Hotel, Hiliki house, Double Tree by Hilton (stone town) NORTH HOTELS: African View, Amaan Bungalows, Diamond Gemma Del Est, Diamond Star of the East, Double Tree by Hilton Nungwi, Essque Zalu Zanzibar, Flame Tree Cottages, Gold Zanzibar, Hideaway of Nungwi, Kilindi, Nungwi Inn, Ras Nungwi, Royal Zanzibar, Tanzanite Beach Resort, The Z Hotel, The Zanzibari, Mnarani, Sun Set Kendwa NORTH EAST HOTELS: Bluebay Beach resorts, Che Che Vule, Dream Of Zanzibar, Kasha Boutique Hotel, Mapenzi Beach, Matemwe Beach House, Matemwe Logde, Matemwe Retreat, Melia Zanzibar, Neptune Pwani Beach Hotel, Ocean Paradise, Shooting Star, Sultan Sands, Villa Kiva, Azanzi SOUTH HOTELS: Swahili Beach Resorts, Karamba Beach Resorts, Unguja Lodge, Breezes Beach Club, Baraza, Arabian Nights, Arabian Nights Annex, Casa Del Mar, Kichanga Lodge, Dongwe Ocean View, The Palm, Bahari View Lodge, Spice Island Hotel, Ras Michamvi, The Residence, Karafuu Beach Resort, Kisiwa on the Beach, Konokono, Sea View Boutique, Dhow Inn CENTRAL HOTELS: Tamarind Hotel, Pongwe Beach Hotel, Pongwe Bay, Uroa Bay FUMBA & MANGAPWANI HOTELS: Fumba beach lodge, Sea Cliff Resort & Spa, Hakuna Matata
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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AnnieJeanQueensland wrote a review Sep 2019
Maleny, Australia33 contributions17 helpful votes
My sister and I really enjoyed this tour - it was comprehensive and fun, particularly the trip out to the Prison Island where we learnt a lot about slavery. Stone Town is a great place to visit and following this tour, we felt comfortable in wandering around the area on our own.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Rosemary D wrote a review Feb 2019
The Dalles, Oregon11 contributions
This was a day trip from our hotel, there are limited things to see as most of the history is gone, but the large tortoise's are amazing some up to 189 years old and large, you get to be up close to them
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Mathew john wrote a review Jan 2019
New York City, New York8 contributions1 helpful vote
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This tour is fantastic don't miss this trip when you are in zanzibar actul we start city tour with our guide omy .alot of history and informations abt stone town and zanzibarian culture you will think like you back at school. we visit place like former east africa slave market
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MarryWichlas wrote a review Dec 2018
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates17 contributions1 helpful vote
I was fascinated the island itself, real paradise.. And i was thinking they are ”protecting“ the tortoises around but as i made a research i found out that they only make money out of them.. So sad, that they don’t even get proper health assistance as some of them have cracks on
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Elisa T wrote a review Oct 2018
Panama City, Panama45 contributions5 helpful votes
Although the Stone Town walking tour and Prison Island visit were both great (our guide Masoud was also very good, props to him), I must say customer service skills in general for Cruzeiro Safaris is lacking. They ask you to specify where you'll stay during booking as they
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Date of experience: September 2018
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P4606FWsilvias
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Magical Kenya in 7 days
What a truly life changing experience going to Kenya on a Safari! With the world being shut down with Covid, we del
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Cathrinjudell
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Dream Come true
Our guide Michael picked us up at 6. We drove to the Nairobi National park. We were very fortunate. We spotted so m
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_chrismorgan2
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Great if you don't have time to go further afield
I really enjoyed this tour. The staff were friendly, the tour was just the right length for an afternoon activity,
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romyb888
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Well arranged with professional and kind guide
We were able to book this trip last minute, about 30 hours in advance. The communication was great, even with the t
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Familyman2255
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Great Experience
Julius, our driver, arrived early to ensure we were able to get to the site early and get good positioning for my y
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Patrice_Per
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Excellent
Julius was excellent. He explained everything well and ensured that we were always comfortable. I would recommend h
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charlessI2802XK
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Excellent Trip and Great Guides
We were picked up early from our hotel in Nairobi by Julius who was very friendly and helpful throughout. As we had
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Petr Simon F
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Last minute trip 👍🏻
We booked this trip only one night before it happened. All was perfect from the beginning until the end. Pickup fr
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Jill I
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Heart warming experience
This is the second time I have visited this elephant orphanage. These beautiful babies are so adorable !! The foc
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AnnieJeanQueensland
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Fun Night at Show
The driver/guide who took us to the Show was excellent - showed us everything we needed to know. The service for di
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H3371JKscottm
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Last last minute trip worked great !
I travelled to Nairobi to visit my son for a few days after an India business trip during his semester abroad. We
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Fredlortie
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Amazing
Very good guide, safe, on time at the meeting point The guide gave us good information and took photos of us while
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Ana L
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Wonderful national park near city
We saw many wild animals in the park which is so very close to the city. Amazing time and our guide was fantastic.
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rakrsbig
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Energetic show
The show was a mixture of traditional African dancing and acrobatics, and was accompanied by a captivating, rhythmi
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daisym1134
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The best!
Everyone needs a Julius! What a tour guide. Very knowledgeable! Started the day with a morning pick-up at the air
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  • Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, Cruzeiro Safaris
  • Duration: 3–4 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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