3-hour Zanzibar Spice Guided Tour

3-hour Zanzibar Spice Tour

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Key Details
3 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian

Pick-up service

Pick-up at your hotel in Stone Town.

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What You'll Do
  • Touch, smell, and taste the many spices and tropical fruits
  • Learn about their properties, their origins and their use as medicines and in food and drink
  • Sample some traditional Swahili dishes and taste some spiced tea
  • Learn about the fascinating colonial past of Zanzibar
Roam through Zanzibar's spice plantations led by a professional guide. Zanzibar is known as the Spice Island; famous for its cloves, vanilla, nutmeg, and cardamom. Learn about the islands impact in the colonial world, and how the spices are grown today.
What to Expect
Roam through the fragrant spice plantations of Zanzibar and breathe in the scent of an infused past. Led by a friendly and professional guide, get an exclusive insight into the farms on this 3-hour tour.

Nowadays the plantations are a tribute to the island’s colonial past. This is an excellent chance to learn about the turbulent history of the island. Depending on the season, you can find anything from vanilla, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, turmeric, lemon grass, cloves, ylang ylang, cumin, garlic, ginger, coriander, pepper, allspice, tamarind, chilli, and oregano.

With such a wealth of spices, your taste buds will be tingling. An optional lunch is available at the Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge, known for its kitchen delights and prepared with the best of the seasonal fruit and spices introduced to you during the tour.
What's Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off from stone town hotel (transfers from hotels out of stone town are available on request at an additional cost)
  • Water
  • Transport in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Entrance fees to museums, parks, and spice farms
  • Local guide
What's Not Included
  • Tips
What to Remember
• The tour requires a minimum of 2 people to run.

Russian Guide Supplement is US $30 for a group of up to 18 people.

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