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Historical Stone Town Walk by Ally Jape

Historical Stone Town Walk by Ally Jape
2 to 3 hours
USD 25.00
You are guided by a local certified and licensed professional tour guide.<br>All our guided tours are private, that highlight and cover every aspect of Zanzibar history, stone town architecture, cultural heritage and daily life.<br>


1 day
USD 1000.00
Welcome to Mikumi National parks rich in wildlife like buffalo, elephant, lions, wildebeests, Maasai giraffe, hippos, impalas, and crocodile, there are also, zebras and wart hogs. Most of the animals can be seen at all seasons. Flying from Zanzibar to Mikumi National park is about 3 hours, there is daily flights from (Departs 09:15am arrive 12:00pm) Zanzibar to Mikumi National Park, this is a perfect <strong>3 hours game safari</strong> if you just want to experience the wildlife and you don't have much time to travel all day from Dar es salaam to Mikumi (The drive from Dar es salaam to Mikumi takes about 7 to 8 hours plus 2 hours for the boat from Zanzibar to Dar es salaam)

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Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ) Information

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Zanzibar International Airport

Where is Zanzibar Airport?  

An archipelago in the Indian Ocean, just off the coast of the East African mainland, Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous part of Tanzania. The islands export seaweed, spices, dugout canoes and fine raffia (palm trees). 

Zanzibar City's historical core, Stone Town, has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The area boasts a unique architecture and culture, popular with tourists.

Zanzibar International Airport (IATA: ZNZ, ICAO: HTZA), officially Zanzibar Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, also referred to as Zanzibar Karume Airport, Zanzibar Kisauni Airport, Unguja Airport, Zanzibar City Airport, or simply Zanzibar Airport, is located on Unguja Island, about 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) south of Zanzibar City, in Zanzibar, Tanzania. The airport is named to honour Abeid Amani Karume, the island's first president.

A new passenger terminal, scheduled for completion in 2014, will bring the airport's capacity to 1.5 million passengers a year.

Zanzibar Airport is a hub for ZanAir. Other airlines that fly to Zanzibar Airport include Arkia Israel Airlines, Auric Air, Alitalia, Arkefly, Blue Panorama Airlines, Condor, Ethiopian Airlines, Fly540, flydubai, Jetairfly, Kenya Airways, Mango, Meridiana, Oman Air, Precision Air and Tropical Air.

Cities with flights to Zanzibar Airport include Addis Ababa, Amsterdam, Arusha, Bologna, Brussels, Dar es Salaam, Dubi, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, Kilwa, Mafia Island, Manyara, Milan, Mombassa, Nairobi, Pemba Island, Rome, Serengeti, Tanga, Tarangire and Tel Aviv.

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Zanzibar Airport services include:

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Zanzibar Airport is open 24 hours, so it is possible to sleep here.


Tip: A departure tax is applicable for domestic flights from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam. International flight fares (may) include the departure tax.

Additional Zanzibar Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 26 Oct 2020