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In Africa, Zanzibar is a popular safari and beach destination. It is simple because the flights are short and cheap compared to Seychelles, Maldives, or Mauritius. Zanzibar Holidays Secunda has everything a luxury beach vacationer could want at a fraction of the price of other locations.
While backpackers flock to Zanzibar for the low-cost hostels, luxury travellers can still enjoy their own private oasis at the best all-inclusive boutique hotels. Zanzibar caters for every visitor with a wide range of hotel sizes, prices, and styles.
Zanzibar has a variety of hotel options as well as access to the beautiful beaches of the South Coast. It exudes beauty, from the pristine beaches and boutique hotels to the friendly locals and the hustle and bustle of the town. The majority of visitors enjoy relaxing in their hotels or diving into the depths of the Indian Ocean, but this is more than just a beach. Zanzibar draws visitors year after year because of its vibrant culture, rich history, and indescribable atmosphere.
Though Zanzibar is the main attraction, if you have the time, other islands in the archipelago are also worth visiting.
Pemba provides a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live in a natural setting. The Indian Ocean provides endless activities and spectacular diving, but the beaches on Zanzibar’s North and East coasts are less appealing. However, it is ideal for a genuine off-the-beaten-path adventure.
The scenic drives in Zanzibar are well-known. It is best known for being the home of the world’s largest fish, the whale shark. Because of the possibility of snorkeling with these incredible whales, Zanzibar is a popular destination for underwater explorers. The beaches are not as spectacular as those in Pemba, this is more of an adventure than a destination for sun, sand, and relaxation.
The most luxurious beach experience in the Indian Ocean can be found on the luxurious and exclusive Mnemba Private, just off the coast of Zanzibar. Because there is only one lodge on the entire island, visitors have exclusive access to the best of the archipelago’s bright white beaches. Rather than a luxurious five-star hotel experience, it is an elegant beach lodge for those who appreciate luxury at its most personalized and authentic level.
History And Traditional Shows Are Two Of The Best Reasons To Visit Zanzibar
In Zanzibar, dhows sail
Zanzibar has had a turbulent history. It was once the largest slave market in East Africa and a popular stopover for voyaging traders. It was well-known for its aromatic spice offerings and was also a significant player in the ivory trade. Zanzibar has been influenced by the British, Arabs, Portuguese, Indians, Persians, and Africans. Take a ride in a handcrafted wooden dhow, a relic from the region’s trading history that is still used for transportation and fishing today. Zanzibar Locals are known for their friendliness and are usually eager to help visitors. Outside of Zanzibar’s hustle and bustle, there is a vibe, a slower pace of life, and travel is reasonably safe.
Among Zanzibar’s major festivals are Sauti za Busara (an annual African music festival held in February), Jahazi (a jazz and literary festival held in September), and Mwaka Kogwa (a four-day festival held in July to mark Nairuzim – the Shirazi New Year). Participants come from all over Africa, and they are of various races, ages, and backgrounds. In June and July, the Zanzibar International Film Festival is the most important cultural event. By showcasing films, music, and performances from various races, ethnic groups, and religions, the festival attracts a diverse audience.
It is economical and easy to locate.
Zanzibar has something for everyone, from one-of-a-kind five-star experiences to family-friendly visits. Zanzibar has something to suit everyone’s taste and budget, whether they are looking for ultimate luxury or a laid-back beach shack. Travelling around on your own in Zanzibar is easy and convenient, allowing you to explore at your leisure. You will also find a variety of high-quality and low-cost Zanzibar vacation packages on the internet.
Recommendations For Visiting Zanzibar
To visit Zanzibar, visitors must have a valid yellow fever certificate obtained at least ten days prior to their arrival.
Because Zanzibar is located in the malarial belt, visitors should take all precautions to avoid contracting malaria.
April is not a good month to visit because it has the most rain and, surprisingly, the most rainy days.
Tourists, particularly women, are advised to conduct themselves and dress in a manner that respects local sensibilities and customs. Please obtain permission from Zanzibar residents before photographing them.
If you cannot find it in Zanzibar, ask the Zanzibar Holidays Secunda travel agents for recommendations, or look further South in Zanzibar and use the ‘Where to Go in Zanzibar’ feature.