2 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

2 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Membe Kayak Club. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): walk around Forodhani Gardens, add some adventure to your tour with Membe Kayak Club, and then steep yourself in history at House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib). On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, look for gifts at Kihaga, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah's Rock.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Zanzibar City online trip itinerary maker.

Arusha to Zanzibar City is an approximately 2- hour flight. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, Zanzibar City is somewhat warmer than Arusha - with highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Forodhani Gardens ©
Forodhani Gardens

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