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Tumbatu Island Cultural Village Tour provided by Safanta Tours & Travel

Tumbatu Island Cultural Village Tour

Tumbatu Island Cultural Village Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
8h
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    8h
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Near public transportation
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
The inhabitants of Tumbatu island on the North-East coast of Zanzibar live an isolated life and the island is powered entirely by solar panels, allowing them to be independent. Everyone who is not from Tumbatu, even people from Zanzibar, needs a written permit by the village eldest to enter the island. This trip is a rare opportunity to experience something really authentic.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Arabic, German, Russian, English, Italian, French, Spanish
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Arabic, German, Russian, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 104999P19
Important information
Inclusions
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel in private car
  • Snorkeling gear (life jacket, mask & flippers)
  • All Entrances Fees, taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Boat charter
  • Mineral Water during the tour
  • Transport waiting charge
  • Fast responsive Ambulance Services
  • Emergency Medical crew
  • Handling for medical evacuation
  • Entry/Admission - Tumbatu Island
Exclusions
  • Medical Insurance if needed
  • International Flights
  • Visa
  • Airport Taxes
  • Expenses of a personal Nature
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickups commence approximately 7 - 75 minutes prior to this time and it depends on the location of the hotel, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation. Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Airports:
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, Q6JC+HHJ, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Ports:
  • Ferry Tourist Information Office, Mizingani Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Other:
  • Zanzibar Ferry Terminal, Malindi Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel in private car
  • Snorkeling gear (life jacket, mask & flippers)
  • All Entrances Fees, taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Boat charter
  • Mineral Water during the tour
  • Transport waiting charge
  • Fast responsive Ambulance Services
  • Emergency Medical crew
  • Handling for medical evacuation
  • Entry/Admission - Tumbatu Island
Exclusions
  • Medical Insurance if needed
  • International Flights
  • Visa
  • Airport Taxes
  • Expenses of a personal Nature
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickups commence approximately 7 - 75 minutes prior to this time and it depends on the location of the hotel, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation. Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Airports:
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, Q6JC+HHJ, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Ports:
  • Ferry Tourist Information Office, Mizingani Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Other:
  • Zanzibar Ferry Terminal, Malindi Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Tumbatu Island
    Stop: 8 hours - Admission included
    Tumbatu Island is a dagger wedge-shaped and the third-largest island 14sq km lying Northwest of Unguja Island together making up Zanzibar, part of Tanzania in East Africa. It is about 30 minutes by boat from Mkokotoni and 1 hour from Nungwi. There are two common villages namely, Jongowe and Kichangani, both have an estimated 20,000 number of peoples living in and is surrounded reef rocks and corals that making it somewhat isolated from the rest of Zanzibar. While exploring the beauty of this island you will have the opportunity to visit and discover the tradition and cultural activities of the people's experience, such as Voodoo a local horoscope search that peoples use on their problems solving, business-wise, good luck disease and other superstitions believes, tools used on this searching is a smooth piece of wood with sands and little sharp-pointed stick. Take a short break of your leisure before sailing back to your hotel for overnight.
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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