Zanzibar Town Vacation Packages
Dar es Salaam, the national capital, is located 45 miles (72 kilometers) south of Zanzibar Town, while Nairobi is 370 miles (595 kilometers) to the northwest.
To catch a glimpse of the wilderness for which Zanzibar Town is known, drive out to several of its popular nature havens. Those with limited time should check out Prison Island and Chumbe Island. They are among the more significant. Chapwani Island and Jozani Forest Reserve are two other scenic places in the area.
For those interested in settlement and military history, tour the preserved defensive walls and buildings dotted around Zanzibar Town. Study the sturdy structure of the Old Fort and learn about the defensive techniques and strategies in times gone by.
The Anglican Cathedral is a long-standing religious building that has stood the test of time. Visit the historic site to learn about its history as well as to study its design.
If your looking for something a little different to do in in Zanzibar Town, before you head home be sure to visit House of Wonders.
Accommodation in Zanzibar Town
With 14 Zanzibar Town hotels and other accommodation options listed on Expedia's lodging guide, you can find a Zanzibar Town hotel that offers the features and guest services that suit you best.
Travelers who delight in life's finer things will feel right at home at the Zanzibar Serena Hotel, at Kelele Square, and the Mashariki Palace Hotel, at Nyumba ya Moto St. 293 Forodhani. The Zanzibar Palace Hotel, and the Zanzibar Grand Palace Hotel are two more upscale recommendations well worth investigating.