Prison Island Boat Trip
3- 4 hours
The tour offers nature, history and adventure combined in a relaxing, enjoying the beautiful and nice beach, feeding giant Aldabra tortoise and colored fish and corals for snorkeling in the channel of the Indian Ocean, on this small isle just off the Stone Town it is launched from the city and involves a 30 minutes motorized boat ride to the “Prison” island.
The British First Minister of Zanzibar, Lloyd Mathews, purchased the island in 1893 and constructed a prison complex there. No prisoners were ever housed on the island and instead it became a quarantine station for yellow fever cases.
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Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)
We normally start our tour at Forodhani Park, but we can also pick you up at any Hotel around Stone
Town if your Hotel is outside Stone Town We can also arrange a
transfer for you, and the tour end at the starting point.
Since we offer a tranfer service we can arrange that for you from airport to your hotel and vice versa.