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Complete Guide to Diving in Zanzibar

The idyllic Zanzibar Archipelago, especially its main islands Unguja (commonly known as Zanzibar), Pemba and Mafia have some great dive sites where you can dive all year round. The reefs of the Mnemba atoll make the island of Zanzibar one of the best places in Africa for diving. In addition, it is a good place to see the whale shark, and there are … Read more

Is it Worth Visiting Jozani Forest in Zanzibar?

red colobus monkey jozani

The only national biosphere reserve in Zanzibar, Jozani Forest is located near Chwaka Bay in the central part of Unguja Island. It is spread on an area of ​​about 44 sq. km, most of which are mangroves. The park is an untouched piece of ancient forest that represents different ecosystems of Zanzibar – salt marshes, mangroves, tropical and … Read more

The best time to visit Zanzibar – a monthly Zanzibar weather guide

The best months to visit Zanzibar are July to March, excluding the rainy season in November. July to October constitute the dry winter and spring months with temperatures hovering around 26°C. It may rain occasionally in August and September, but the sun always comes back. December to March make up the dry summer spell. The … Read more

Tourist’s guide to vacation in Zanzibar – all you need to know

Zanzibar is an island in the Indian Ocean that is part of Tanzania. Why visit Zanzibar? Mainly for endless beaches, snow-white, soft sand, clear waters and picturesque nature. The island will appeal to adventurers, because guests are offered walking tours in the jungle, diving and other extreme activities. And admirers of a calm, peaceful holiday … Read more