2 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

2 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

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2 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

Start: Arusha
Fly:  1​h 30​min
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Zanzibar City
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
End: Arusha

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night
Zanzibar City

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.
Membe Kayak Club has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Park, then get a new perspective on things with Membe Kayak Club, and then steep yourself in history at House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib). On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, look for gifts at Kihaga, and then stroll through Cheetah's Rock.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip planner .

Arusha to Zanzibar City is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Arusha in August: high temperatures in Zanzibar City hover around 34°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
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Forodhani Park

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