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In Africa, Zanzibar is a popular safari and beach destination. Flying to the Seychelles, Maldives, or Mauritius is a breeze thanks to the short and inexpensive flights. At a fraction of the cost, Zanzibar Holidays Springs has everything a luxury beach vacationer could want.
While backpackers flock to Zanzibar for its low-cost hostels, luxury travelers can still enjoy their own private oasis at the best self-contained boutique hotels. Every visitor is catered for in true Zanzibar fashion, with a variety of hotel sizes, prices, and styles.
Zanzibar, on the South Coast, offers a variety of hotel options as well as beautiful beaches. From its pristine beaches and boutique hotels to its friendly locals and the hustle and bustle of the Town, it exudes beauty in every way. The majority of visitors prefer to unwind in their hotels or dive into the Indian Ocean’s depths, but this is more than a beach. Year after year, tourists flock to Zanzibar for its vibrant culture, history, and indescribable atmosphere.
Though Zanzibar is the main attraction, other islands in the archipelago are also worth visiting if you have the time.
Pemba provides a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live in a natural environment. The Indian Ocean offers endless activities, including incredible diving; however, the beaches on Zanzibar’s North and East coasts are less appealing. However, Zanzibar is known for an authentic, off-the-beaten-path experience.
In Zanzibar, scenic drives are also well-known. It is best known for being home to the whale shark, the world’s largest fish. Zanzibar is a popular destination for underwater explorers due to the possibility of snorkeling with these incredible whales. Because the beaches, like those in Pemba, are not particularly spectacular, this is a place to visit if you want adventure rather than sun, sand, and relaxation.
The most opulent beach experience in the Indian Ocean can be found on the luxurious and exclusive Mnemba Private, just off the coast of Zanzibar. Visitors have exclusive access to the best of the archipelago’s bright white beaches because there is only one lodge on the entire island. It is an elegant beach lodge for those who appreciate luxury at its most personalized and authentic level, rather than a luxurious five-star hotel experience.
Two Of The Best Reasons To Visit Zanzibar Are Its History And Traditional Shows
Dhows sail in Zanzibar
Zanzibar has a tumultuous past. It used to be East Africa’s largest slave market and a popular rest stop for voyaging traders. Because of its aromatic spice offerings, it was known as the Spice, and it was also a major player in the ivory trade. Zanzibar has been influenced by a diverse group of people, including British, Arabs, Portuguese, Indians, Persians, and Africans, all of whom have left their imprint. Ride in a traditional wooden dhow, a relic of the region’s trading history that is still used for transportation and fishing today.
Zanzibar festival goers are known for their friendliness and are often willing to help visitors. Outside of the hustle and bustle of Zanzibar, there is a vibe and a relaxed pace of life, and travel is reasonably safe.
Sauti za Busara (an annual African music festival held in February), Jahazi (a jazz and literary festival held in September), and Mwaka Kogwa are among Zanzibar’s major festivals (a four-day festival held in July to mark Nairuzim – the Shirazi New Year). These events attract people from all over Africa, representing a diverse range of races, ages, and backgrounds. The Zanzibar International Film Festival is the most important cultural event in June and July. The festival features films, music, and performances from a wide range of races, ethnic groups, and religions, attracting a diverse audience.
It is inexpensive and easy to find.
Zanzibar has something for everyone, from unique five-star experiences to family-friendly affordability. Whether it’s ultimate luxury or a laid-back beach shack, Zanzibar has something to suit everyone’s taste and budget. In Zanzibar, getting around on your own is easy and convenient, allowing you to explore at your leisure. You can also look for Zanzibar vacation packages on the internet, which are both high-quality and affordable.
Recommendations For A Trip To Zanzibar
Yellow Fever includes the following: Visitors must have a valid yellow fever certificate obtained at least ten days prior to travel to visit Zanzibar.
Due to Zanzibar’s location in the malarial belt, visitors should take all necessary precautions to avoid contracting the disease.
April is a month to avoid because it has the most rain and, surprisingly, the most rainy days of the year.
Tourists, particularly women, should act and dress in a way that respects local sensibilities and customs. Before photographing residents of Zanzibar, please ask their permission.
Enquire from Zanzibar Holidays Springs travel agent who they recommend. Including Zanzibar further south, or use our ‘Where to Go in Zanzibar’ feature if you cannot find it in Zanzibar.