What to do in Zanzibar for a week: Perfect 7 Days Itinerary!

Are you planning your vacation for upcoming days, and looking at what you can do in Zanzibar for a week? You are at the right place! 

We will help you with the best 7 days plan without wasting time on the internet searching for a lot of information which is not necessary.

Following this itinerary, you’ll be able to do most of the important things to do in Zanzibar in just a week.

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Zanzibar One Week Itinerary summary:

Here are the full details of each day as mentioned above,

Day 1: Arrival at Zanzibar Airport

This is the first day of the week. On this day, as soon as you arrive in Zanzibar, our driver will pick you up from the Airport and take you to your Hotel.

During the second day of your week in Zanzibar, you will start with the three important spots of Zanzibar; Spice farm, Prison/ Changuu Island, and Stone Town

On this day you will explore why Zanzibar is called Spice Island, Feeding the Giant tortoises in Prison Island and visit the famous places in Stone Town such as Former Slave Market, Sultan’s Palace, Freddie Mercury House, and so on. 

The tour starts in the morning. Pick up time from the Hotel will depend on the Hotel distance. You will have lunch in the Spice farm.

On your third day of the week, you will visit Mnemba Island in Matemwe beach. This is the best snorkeling spot in Zanzibar. This is one of the places where fishing activities are forbidden. Which is the reason why a lot of colorful fishes and other marine creatures call this place home. 

The tour starts early in the morning, around 6:30am to 7:30am. The reason for this timing is because it is the best time to spot dolphins.

This is the private boat trip, which includes a bunch of tropical fruits during the Snorkeling activities; Banana, Watermelon, Pineapple.

This is a full day tour inside the Menai Bay conservation area. One of the best places to do Snorkeling. In this tour, you will visit Kwale Island, Natural Lagoon, Sandbank relaxation and also you can buy a variety of souvenirs if you are interested. 

The tour includes Seafood BBQ lunch served with French fries and rice. Plenty of fruits and drinking water & soft drinks. 

In your list of things to do in Zanzibar for a week, you can’t miss The Rock Restaurant. This is the unique restaurant to visit in our islands. It is located on Michamvi Pingwe beach on the southeastern coast. 

Therefore, on this day you will do Snorkeling and watch Starfishes in the Blue lagoon which is close to the Rock Restaurant. After snorkeling, you will go have your lunch at the Rock restaurant. 

This is the last day of the activities for your week to Zanzibar. On this day you will visit Jozani forest which is the famous forest of Zanzibar. This is the Home of a unique Monkey species known as Red Colobus Monkey which is only found in Zanzibar Islands. 

After Jozani forest, you will visit Kae Funk Beach in Michamvi. This is one of the best beaches in Zanzibar. The uniqueness of the beach is, it is very romantic especially during the sunset time.

Day 7: Transfer to the Airport

This is your last day of your holiday week to Zanzibar. Our driver will come to pick you up from the Hotel to the Airport in accordance with your flight timing. 

Are you still asking what to do in Zanzibar for a week? I hope you don’t! Have a great Zanzibar vacation.

FAQ about One Week in Zanzibar

Absolutely, one week is enough for Zanzibar if you follow the above itinerary. Or you can reach us if you want more things than just those mentioned. or you can check more Packages.

Yes, you can book this plan now. Please ask us via WhatsApp or Email! 

The price depends on the number of people, please reach us directly to get your price. 

We accept card and cash payments. You will choose which one is okay for you. 

Visiting Zanzibar for a week based on this itinerary is enough, but if you would like to add other activities which were not mentioned, it is also possible. Activities like swimming with turtles, Nakupenda Sandbank, Quad bike Tour, Horse Riding and so on.

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