Got your tickets booked and paid for and your suitcase zipped up? Read on for a few basic Zanzibar Town tips before you go.
To help you find your feet, Zanzibar Town lies 45 miles (72 kilometers) north of the well-known city of Dar es Salaam.
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If you're after somewhere luxurious to lay your head, slip between the soft white sheets at the Asmini Palace Hotel.
Zanzibar Town also features accommodations that won't break the bank. Look up the House of Spices if you would rather keep those pennies in your pocket.
When you're organizing your Zanzibar Town vacation, bear in mind that the nearest airport, Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR), is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of the central area. Book your flights, fill up your suitcase and prepare for an once-in-a-lifetime adventure!
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If you're eager to pick up a car after walking out of Zanzibar International Airport, you'll have to look further out. There are no rental companies in the vicinity.
Get a feel for times gone by by visiting Slave Market.
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Take a tour at Old Fort and uncover the secrets of this important location.
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Walk around House of Wonders and appreciate the fascinating history that is embedded in these walls.
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If you're searching for fun experiences to add to your Zanzibar Town itinerary, below are a couple of recommendations:
Explored all of Zanzibar Town already? Don't panic! Bwejuu is just 20 miles (32 kilometers) away and is home to heaps of great activities. Paje Beach is the perfect place to start understanding the story of this area. Airborne Kite Centre and Kite Centre Zanzibar shouldn't be missed either. Located 30 miles (48 kilometers) away, Kendwa is one more favored destination. While you're here, make time to check out Nungwi Beach, Kendwa Beach and Mnarani Natural Aquarium.
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