Is Zanzibar Expensive? | Tanzania 10 Day Trip Budget Breakdown

Before travelling to Zanzibar, I didn’t really have much of an idea when it came to how much I would need to budget for. In this post I share my 10 day trip budget breakdown including the different prices in Zanzibar for various elements of my trip. From accommodation costs, transport, tours and food and drink.

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Zanzibar Spice Farm Tour | The Perfect Way To Discover The ‘Spice Island’!

I originally wasn’t planning on doing a spice tour in Zanzibar. However my hotel in Paje had a combined Jozani Forest trip with a spice farm tour, so I thought I may as well check it out. Zanzibar is known as the ‘spice island’ after all! I’m so glad I did, because it turned out to be one of my favourite day tours that I did in Zanzibar! Here’s what to expect from a Zanzibar spice farm tour!

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Mwani Zanzibar: Touring the Seaweed Center in Paje Zanzibar

A unique thing to do in Paje, Zanzibar is to take a tour of Mwani Zanzibar. Mwani is the Swahili word for ‘seaweed’ so Mwani Zanzibar sometimes referred to as the Paje seaweed center. For $10 (USD) visitors can take an approximately 90 minute tour which is split into two parts. The first part takes place down on the beach, a short walk from the centre and the second part is at the centre itself. It’s a great way of learning about seaweed farming in Zanzibar and ones of the island’s biggest exports! Here’s what you need to know about visiting!

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