The beautiful island of Zanzibar is a gem in the sparkling Indian Ocean and a wonderful place to escape from the pressures of the modern world. Turquoise blue waters, shallow sandbars and the fascinating World Heritage Site of Stone Town are just some of the major attractions just begging to be discovered on this distinctive tropical island.
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The capital of Zanzibar is not Stone Town. Many people think that Stone Town is the capital of Zanzibar. In actual fact, the capital is Zanzibar City, in which Stone Town is situated.
If relaxing on the beach is more your type of holiday then Zanzibar has some of the most beautiful in the world
Head to Kizimkazi to see pods of dolphins at play or head out by boat to the incredible Chumbe Island with its pristine coral garden and shoals of brightly coloured fish.
Explore rural villages where welcoming locals are happy to show visitors age-old traditions and sample local delicacies on this beautiful spice island.