11 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

11 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

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Bus to Vienna, Fly to Zanzibar
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Zanzibar City
— 4 nights
Drive
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Paje
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Nungwi
— 4 nights
Fly to Vienna, Bus to Bratislava

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Zanzibar City

Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
Spend the 28th (Mon) observing fascinating marine mammals with The Safari Blue. There's still lots to do: stroll through Cheetah's Rock, head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib).

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Bratislava, Slovakia to Zanzibar City is an approximately 16-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Bratislava to Zanzibar City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Bratislava in December: high temperatures in Zanzibar City hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Paje.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Paje

Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): kick back and relax at Jambiani Beach and then walk around Jozani Forest. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Paje Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Rising Sun Dive Center.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paje visit planner.

Getting from Zanzibar City to Paje by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December in Paje, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to take a shuttle to Nungwi.

Things to do in Paje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Nungwi

Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Nungwi is known for beaches, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Nungwi Beach, stroll through Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, look for gifts at Bahati Beach Boutique, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Fukuchani Ruins.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Nungwi trip site.

Getting from Paje to Nungwi by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. January in Nungwi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nungwi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island travel guide

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Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands
Unguja
Experience the bustling Zanzibar Island, the financial and economical metropolis of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Most tours of Zanzibar Island start in Zanzibar Town, where centuries of history are on display in Persian bathhouses, street coffee vendors, and the world's last open slave market in Stone Town, the historical center. Beyond that, attractions on Zanzibar Island include numerous archaeological sites dotted across the area.