Spice tour

This is the island of spices, of tastes, of scents...After this experience you will understand why, since the ancient times, Zanzibar is known as the "spices' island". Through this tour you will discover a lot of rare varieties of plants, tropical fruits, and expecially you will see how the spices are prepared.

 

3000 hectares of nature reserve, full of secular eucalyptus, Alexandrian laurel and giants palmtrees. Here you will find different species of animal like dik-dik and the famous red apes, the Prolubus Kirkii, native of Zanzibar. We will visit one of the hugest mahogany forest of the world and the inimitable mangroves forest.

Jozani Forest

Prison Island

The small island, used in the past centuries as a prison for the slave trade, is situated just at the entrance of the port. Today only giants turtles and extremely shy dik-dik are living there.

Sunset with visit of Stone Town and aperitif

To visit to the capital city is something that you cannot skip. A cosmopolitan city where different cultures are connected all together, we will see its colorful markets and its amazing buildings. Wolking through the maze of tortuos streets, as in every typical arabic medina, it is still possible to see the ancient glory of this city, which was until the 1800 ca. The most important trade center of the Indian Ocean. It is possible to visit the anglican church, built on the ruins of an ancient slaves prison, the sultan's residence, the arabic fort, you can have a look to the place where Freddy Mercury was born, and last but not least, you can enjoy the sun dipping into the sea at the sunset from the terrace of one of the historical building of the city.

Sunset with aperitif to Nungui or sunset on boat

One of the most suggestive corner of the island where you can admire the sunset sipping a drink on the beach or, alternatively, you can enjoy it from a boat. Very romantic experience.

Diving and Snorkling to Mnemba

The Mnemba atol, surrounded from a wonderful coral reef (marine protected area)L'atollo di Mnemba, circondato da una magnifica ed intatta barriera corallina (area marina protetta), is a peerless paradise. You can admire there more than 300 species of fishes, dolphins and even turtles that between december and march, come to lay their eggs on the beach.

Dolphin Safari

From the Kizimkazi fisher's village we will sail with the dhow and the explore the ocean around looking for dolphins. You cuold live the unforgettable experience to swim close to them in the ocean !

excursions

 

massage or treatment

Expert Masseuse

It will be a unique experience for you to let our expert masseuse, Pili, taking care of your body and your mind with massages and traditional relaxing and beauty treatments, while you can just enjoy a breathless view on the ocean.

Swahili clove body scub (1 hour duration)

This treatment originates from the island of Pemba and will make your skin glow. The first 15 minutes your body will be scrubed with a mix of local flowers and spices follwed by a relaxing massage with the best oils of Pemba.

Aromatherapy (1 hour duration)

This treatment originates from the island of Pemba and will make your skin glow. The first 15 minutes your body will be scrubed with a mix of local flowers and spices follwed by a relaxing massage with the best oils of Pemba.

Hot sand (1 hour duration)

The white sand of the island gets heated and put in a kukandwa, a cloth; the therapist will pressurize the hot sand in specific point of your body followed by and aromatherapy massage.

Deep tissue massage (1 hour duration)

As suggested by the name, the therapist will work the deepest layers of muscles and particularly tense points releasing all the knots by emplyoing a a mixture of slow and short strokes, finger pressure on tight and contracted areas of the body with a blend of local spices such as cloves and cinnamon. A small recomendation. If you don't get much excersise you might end up a little sore the day after your massage. Should be your case we recommend to repeat this massage 2 or 3 times as it is ideal to heal injuries and release knots caused by stress.

 

safaris by natural  tanzania

safaris are arranged by our partner company natural earth safaris.

 
Find us

Matemwe (Zanzibar)

p.o. box3085

Email us

​info@zanzibarhouse.it

Call us to book

+255774062010

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