Forodhani Gardens, Zanzibar City

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Situated between sea and city, Forodhani Gardens 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 Gardens and other attractions to your Zanzibar City trip itinerary using our Zanzibar City driving holiday planner.
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  • A small oasis of tranquility and shade that is worth visiting after visiting the Old Fort. Small park located between the fort and the sea, which has a small kiosk. It is part of the Old Town... 
    A small oasis of tranquility and shade that is worth visiting after visiting the Old Fort. Small park located between the fort and the sea, which has a small kiosk. It is part of the Old Town...  more »
  • great street food outlets. as good as it gets. a good variety of selections between grilled seafood and fruit smoothies. also the site for the port diving boys. food hygiene is not guaranteed so... 
    great street food outlets. as good as it gets. a good variety of selections between grilled seafood and fruit smoothies. also the site for the port diving boys. food hygiene is not guaranteed so...  more »

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