Handmade Traditional Handicrafts in Zanzibar Small Group Tour

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What To Expect

Start an urban adventure in the wonderful city of Zanzibar and explore its traditional handicraft workshops.


  • Visit textile workshops and learn how to to dye fabrics

  • See Darajani Market, old Sultan Palace ruins, and Zanzibar University

  • Try the city's famous coconut juice called dafu


Tours in Zanzibar
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Meeting Point:
In front of the Old Fort main entrance
4 hours
daily except Friday at 1:30 PM
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Wander around the city of Zanzibar and discover the wonders of the historical city. Pass by Darajani Market, old Sultan Palace ruins, and Zanzibar University. Visit a textile workshop and learn how the fabrics are dyed and turned into clothes or decorative pieces. Then, walk around one of the biggest markets in town and taste the famous dafu, a fresh coconut juice. Explore the sections of the market and see a large selection of exotic fruits and vegetables, fish, and meat. Drop by a local woodworking shop and discover their skills in making traditional handicrafts such as carved doors. Travel to Chukwani and view the parliament house and the city's expensive homes. Lastly, enjoy a typical local meal and beer at a restaurant with a spectacular view of the ocean.


  • Transport

  • Local English-speaking guide

  • Donations to the workshops

  • Fresh coconut

  • Food with one drink at the bar


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Additional foods or drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Participants must be 6 years old to join the tour.

  • This tour operates as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests.

  • There might be changes in the tour plan during the month of Ramadan and on national holidays.

  • During the holy month of Ramadan, please be advised that all restaurants not part of hotels will be closed and will not offer services during daytime. Hotels and similar establishments will have to restrict food and drinking services to the confinements of their premises. Please refrain from eating, drinking, kissing and smoking in public as this will offend the traditional and cultural norms of the country during this period.

  • Dress modestly. No low-cut, sleeveless clothing, mini skirts, and shorts.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 4 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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