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A quiet, sandy landmass off the coast of Tanzania, Mafia Island lies dotted with peaceful lodges and sleepy fishing villages. If you're seeking long days of diving and snorkeling on remote beaches, a Mafia Island holiday offers the perfect tropical getaway. Part of the Zanzibar archipelago, the island boasts pristine coral reefs teeming with exotic marine life, attracting divers and fishing enthusiasts from all over the world. Besides the tiny town of Kilindoni and its miniature airport, a tour of Mafia Island reveals verdant mangrove forests and strips of sandy shore contrasting the vivid turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Mafia Island is in Pwani Region. Customize your holiday with our Tanzania itinerary builder to create an adventure that suits you.
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