Zanzibar is a beautiful island filled with culture, not to mention its stunning beaches. To make sure you’re seeing the best of what the island has to offer, check out this list of the top ten things to see and do in the East African archipelago.
Unguja, also known as Zanzibar Island, is the main island in the Tanzanian archipelago of Zanzibar. Stone Town, part of Zanzibar City, is an old trade center, with mosques and winding lanes. The 1883 House of Wonders is a former sultan’s palace with a clock tower. The Old Fort now houses a cultural center and a stone amphitheater. Underground aqueducts fed hot water to the late-19th-century Hamamni Persian Baths.
The island is ringed by the Indian Ocean crowned for beauty of several attractions including the capital stone city; Stone Town is the heart and soul of the island. An incredible mash-up of winding alleys and old Arabic-style buildings, you can temporarily lose yourse in actual and emotionally in the town’s mystic.
What to see in Zanzibar archipelago
House of Wonders, Old Fort, Forodhani Garden a social hub for tourists and locals with the Island, catholic cathedral sighted on the arrival on the ferry, the Andlican cathedral placed with the stone town, the main market of Zanzibar the Darajani Market stocked with almost every basic need and foods. Different old fashioned palaces including Maruhubi Palace, Mtoni Palace and many destinations which offer several tours.