Forodhani Park, Stone Town

Situated between sea and city, Forodhani Park hosts a bubbling social and culinary hub frequented by locals and visitors alike. Established as a silver jubilee park in 1936 in honor of Sultan Khalifa, the gardens underwent renovation in 2010 to host three cafes overlooking the bay, numerous walkways, and scenic landscaping. Visit the gardens in the evening to experience its bustling food market, mingling the tastes and smells of Zanzibar, including delicacies of seafood, cassava, and sweet potato soups. Expect crowds at night; visit by day for a more relaxed atmosphere and views of the water and islands beyond. Add Forodhani Park and other attractions to your Zanzibar City trip itinerary using our Zanzibar City driving holiday planner.
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  • If you are in Stone Town you have to visit Forodhani Park. It is typically bustling with activity and great for people watching. If you are there on the weekend make sure to check out the might...  more »
  • I visited Zanzibar with my friends for a short holiday,our tour guide recommend forodhani park for dinner.. we enjoyed the local food special chicken shawarma wasy favorite... Please if you visit...  more »
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