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NAKUPENDA SANDBANK PICNIC

Time Duration: (09:00 - 17:00)

HIGHLIGHTS

Sail away with us to sandbanks around the magnificent island of Unguja, Zanzibar

Get a chance to see, touch feed and take pictures of the Aldabra Giant Tortoise

Diving & Snorkeling

OVERVIEW

This full day excursion includes something for everyone. From relaxing on the white sands of the Pange Sandbank to snorkeling for tropical fish and devouring a BBQ Seafood Buffet - guests are in for a treat! We board the dhow and set sail towards Prison Island! There, guests will enjoy a guided tour of a prison built for "rebellious slaves," a visit with giant Aldabra tortoises (a species now considered vulnerable), and snorkeling with a guide to view the stunning array of coral and tropical fish that surround the island.

We then sail to the magnificent Pange Sandbank, a beautiful patch of white sand surrounded by turquoise waters. Guests can relax under the shade of our ample tents or swim in the warm water of the Indian Ocean. All that activity sure builds an appetite! For lunch, guests can savor a delicious Seafood BBQ served with a cool, crisp beer and refreshing, soft beverages. After lunch, snorkel among Clown fish and Moorish Idols or simply take a walk around the sandbank to witness the birdlife. By the time we set sail to town in the late afternoon, guests will have enjoyed one of their favorite days in Zanzibar!

INCLUDES:

Entrances fees

Pick up and drop off from your Hotel

Snorkeling gear (life jacket, mask & flippers)

Seafood Lunch

Boat charter

Transport waiting charge

Experienced Professional Tour guide

All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

NB:

"The price of this Tour does not include Tips / Gratuities for the poters guides, as in the rest of the world tips are given only when the Clients are satisfied with service they have been given. It is customary however to tip ones guides and porters, guidelines will be given."

EXCLUDES:

Medical Insurance

Local & International Flights

Visa

Airport Taxes

Expenses of a personal nature


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