Prison island tour in Zanzibar is an half day tour, Prison island is also known as Changuu island, the name “prison island” came after this unique island being used by some sultans of Zanzibar to detain the recalcitrant slaves, it is found about 25 to 30 minutes boat ride (motorized) from the Stone town.
Swimming around Prison Island
While you are on this magnificent archipelago you will be able to swim around, the picturesque and turquoise waters can create the true color of paradise, it is safe for all ages and with its white sandy beach, many admire how the beach walk is lovely here.
Snorkeling at Prison Island
With its colorful schools of fish and outstanding coral reefs, Prison island has been known as one of the best destinations for snorkeling trips, tropical fish eg black snapper, orange-lined triggerfish, spotted garfish, barracuda, longfin bannerfish, emperor angelfish, rabbitfish, clown triggerfish, blue stripe.
Take pictures with Giant tortoises
Before you will have delightful swimming, and wonderful snorkeling, tourists can take memorable pictures with the giant tortoises, most of these animals are 70 to over 100 hundred years, with our trained guide, will start by explaining how are they that keen on a particular plant and what general they dislike.
This day tour will be the best for snorkeling lovers and as well as beach relaxers, however, there is a lot to discover including historical sites.
We will pick you up at your hotel and take you for a 25 – 30 minute cruise to Changuu Island through Stone Town local Habour where you can onboard a traditional boat. When you reach the island you will tour around the Prison island ruins and also get a chance to see the Adabra Giant Tortoise and beautiful Peacocks.
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