Stone Town city tour

About the tour

Join us on an interesting tour of Stone Town, and get the opportunity to stroll through the narrow streets and winding alleys of the UNESCO protected ancient city.

You will be able to discover the famous Zanzibar doors, the Darajani Market, where fresh tropical fruits and vegetables are sold, and the fish market, where, if you are lucky, you will get to watch the fish auction taking place. 

You will spot Arabic coffee sellers stroll around with charcoal banners and bronze pots with steaming hot coffee, and will be able to watch ladies sitting in small stores selling Swahili delicacies like crisps and badjias, as well as men sipping their coffee while playing games like dominoes or bao, and discussing the latest news.

What is included

Transfer from and to the hotel

Entrance fees at the Palace Museum, the old slave market and the Anglican Church

Guided walk through Stone Town

Useful information

Tour Duration

4 hours

Things to bring


Walking shoes


Dress Code

  • Wear loose fitting, non-transparent clothes
  • Shirts should cover the upper arms and shorts should reach to the knees
  • Do not wear bathing costumes, tank tops or other revealing clothing