The very mention of Zanzibar - the beautiful and historic spice island lying just off the coast of Tanzania - is enough to conjure up a multitude of mental images that are both exotic and striking. It is this emotional reaction that has caused this island in the Indian Ocean to become one of the world’s most sought-after holiday destinations.
A diver or beach lover's paradise, the famous 'Spice Island' of Zanzibar is a luxurious and exotic destination, and there's plenty to discover away from the stunning beaches. The island's capital Stone Town is a captivating labyrinth of narrow streets and winding alleyways. Lose yourself in the buzz of the markets, delight your senses in the bustling bazaars, and check out the many mosques and grand Arab residences.
White Paradise Zanzibar 4*—
Crystalline blue waters, unspoiled beaches, tall shady coconut trees... what more would you expect from a dream holiday? White Paradise Zanzibar 4* is a seaside boutique hotel offering the delights of Zanzibar's east coast. Picture yourself lying on a pristine beach, digging your toes into the soft powdery sand as your work on your tan. This beachfront hotel is your next sun-drenched holiday.
Receive a relaxing massage in the hotel's open-air spa - with all treatments using only locally-sourced products from local communities. This tranquil experience will allow you to get closer to nature and let go of any stress. Lounge by the large outdoor pool or on the 2,500 square meters private sandy beach just steps away.
Please note: Due to shallow waters and a rugged coastline, there are significant tides in this area, so swimming in the sea may not always be permitted.
Your Optional Excursions—
Our members can choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee.
At the next stage of the booking process, you may add a host of excursions as part of a combo:
- Stone Town Tour & Spice Tour with lunch
- Jozani Forest Tour & Dolphin Trip with lunch
- Safari Blue
JOZANI FOREST TOUR & DOLPHIN TRIP WITH LUNCH (EXCLUDES DRINKS)
In southern Zanzibar, the Jozani Forest is a fantastic reserve and the only National Park on the island. Currently waiting to become the second World Heritage Site of Zanzibar, the Jozani Chwaka Bay region is a hotspot for biodiversity. This forest is home to a number of endemic species - unique to only Zanzibar and one of the rarest monkeys in the world, the endangered Red Colobus Monkey is a joy and privilege to witness.
Your discovery will take you on a journey through the lush, tropical forest surrounded by mangroves and salt marshes and filled with diverse trees & fauna. Here, your guide will teach you about the medicinal properties of various plants and will introduce you to the animals, birds and reptiles that inhabit this enchanting rainforest.
As you look up through the luscious jungle, be on the lookout for the famous red colobus monkeys of Zanzibar who may be searching in the trees for their dinner. Accustomed to visitors, you will have no trouble watching them while they eat or play.
SPICE FARM VISIT AND STONE TOWN CITY TOUR WITH LUNCH (EXCLUDES DRINKS)
For many centuries Zanzibar has been infamous for its spices, exporting cloves, vanilla, nutmeg and cardamom throughout the world, earning it the name “Spice Island”.
A visit to a village of spice producers will immerse you into the local life and will allow you to taste an array of Swahili dishes, taste the seasonal fruits and enjoy a spicy tea. You’ll enjoy lunch at Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge, delighting in a special menu, prepared with the best seasonal tropical island fruits and spices discovered during your visit. Depending on the season, you will get to taste vanilla, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, bananas, pineapples, oranges, and more!
You will then follow in the footsteps of sultans, servants and explorers through the winding streets of Stone Town. Your guide will tell you about the events that shaped Zanzibar by guiding you through its buildings, such as the former slave market and the Anglican Cathedral, the House of Wonders and the Sultans Palace Museum, the Old Fort and the Arab Dispensary. Walking through the footsteps of the past, this walking tour offers a window to modern life in Stone Town.
- Day trip with lunch included (excluding drinks)
- To bring: walking shoes and sunscreen
- Women should cover their shoulders and wear long trousers or skirts
- This tour is accessible to people with reduced mobility
The price includes:
- Return transfers from hotel to excursion
- 1 bottle of water
- 1 à la carte lunch (1 glass of juice included) at Jafferji house
You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.
The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
This flight may include one or more stops.
At the time of your reservation:
- If you choose a late arrival, you will check in to your room upon arrival and the duration of your stay will start from that evening.
- If you choose an overnight flight, you can only check in to your room at the hotel from 3 pm on the day of your arrival. The duration of your stay will begin from that day.
When choosing your return flight:
- If your flight is scheduled before 2:30 am, you will check out at 12 pm and will not be able to keep your room until you leave for the airport in the evening. Depending on your hotel's conditions, you may be able to leave your luggage at reception.
- If your flight is scheduled after 2:30 am, you can keep your room until you leave.
Please note: Late arrival flights are not available for durations of 3 nights.
Private airport transfers are included for flight-inclusive offers.
For inbound transfer arrangements please confirm with your transfer provider when you arrive. Alternatively, please check with the reception of your accommodation. If you still require assistance, please call the transfer provider directly.