This excursion is a dive into non-touristy, real Zanzibar. We will go to the original village of Nungwi and observe its measured life: we will visit the women's community and the fish market. We will visit a local school and chat with the cutest kids in the world. And then we will taste Swahili dishes and visit a small zoo. Individual excursion for 1-5 people Duration 4.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot from $ 196 for 1-2 people or $ 88 per person if there are more of you
What awaits you
Zanzibar life in the village of Nungwi In a picturesque village, you will experience Zanzibar through the eyes of the island's indigenous people. We will look at traditional Swahili architecture and watch women at work weaving mkeka (leaf mats). At the shipyard, we will figure out how the Dao boats are built, and we will also look at the local fish market. You will catch in the lens the unique details of Zanzibar life that tourists rarely see. Then we will go to the Mama Africa school, where the children of local residents study: you will learn about the peculiarities of education on the island, talk with children and teachers, and also hear about an interesting art project, in which our team members also participate
African zoo: from monkeys to antelopes Then we will go to the local zoo, where African animals are kept in conditions as close as possible to natural ones - nimble monkeys and lemurs, crocodiles and chameleons, dwarf antelopes Dick Dick, pythons and turtles. You will be able to observe the inhabitants of the zoo, photograph them and even feed them
In addition, during the trip you will have lunch with delicious traditional Swahili cuisine, lovingly prepared especially for us.
- The excursion for you will be led by two members of our team - Lucy and Elena, who themselves are part of the educational and art projects of Nungwi
- The excursion starts at 9:30, ends at about 14:00
- Transfer within the excursion, lunch and visit to the zoo are included in the price of the excursion. Transfer from your hotel to Nungwi and back is charged separately.
- The tour takes place in English and Russian
You can prepare small gifts for the children of Mama Africa school in advance, it can be anything: pencils, paints, sweets, toys, clothes, etc. Children will be incredibly happy!
Start of the excursion in the village of Nungwi. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.