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The Safari Blue

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A chance to sail the Indian Ocean

A competent crew and beautiful ocean makes this an ideal day on a Dhow sailing the Indian Ocean. We... read more

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Brian S
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Papillion
The best experience

This was an unforgettable experience,i really reccomend everyone who is coming to zanzibar for... read more

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tahamauly
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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The original Safari Blue excursion operating from Fumba village and exploring the Menai Bay Conservation Area by traditional hand-built wooden dhows. Includes guided snorkelling with quality kit, dhow and ngalawa sailing, swimming in a mangrove...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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+255 777 423 162
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Reviewed today

A competent crew and beautiful ocean makes this an ideal day on a Dhow sailing the Indian Ocean. We stopped to snorkel then made our way to a sand beach for grilled lobster and fresh fruit. Weather was fantastic and we felt like we were...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This was an unforgettable experience,i really reccomend everyone who is coming to zanzibar for tourism to go to safari blue

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Reviewed yesterday

A must do thing when you are in Zanzibar, but make sure you do it with right company. Dont go for any copycats or booking through hotels, you wont get the same experience, as the real Safari Blue is the best. You can easliy book...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Together with our ( we are 75 years) three daughters and families including 6 grandchildren age 7-17 we spend one day with Safari Blue. All are happy .

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Reviewed yesterday

So we did the Safari Blue tour as everyone was raving about it. We got a good deal via Rafiki Tours so we cant complain. My favorite part was swimming in the lagoon and sailing back to the shore at the end of day. If...More

Thank Kukua O
Reviewed yesterday

We were so lucky on this trip, the crew were amazing and we got to see dolphins and a humpback whale whilst also enjoying some fabulous snorkelling - such a great day creating wonderful memories.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a perfect moment. We did a snorking we see a lot of fish. We ate fruits on the boat and we stopped on a beatch we was hakuna matata 😜 very good moment and very good team

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Overall our family excursion with safari blue has been great. The tour is very nice with lots of fish to see and the buffet was good. However, the price is quite expensive for what it is and expect a tour packed with people and boats...

Thank Noëllie P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A pleasant sailing from Fumba to Kwale Island begins this beautiful day. In the way there is a stop for snorkeling where we got acquainted to the rich colors of the underwater world of Zanzibar. Then we reached the island with its huge Baobab tree,...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took our 3 teenage daughters and all of us had a wonderful time. The snorkelling was excellent. I didn't expect to see dolphins but we got lucky and we also saw tuna fish bouncing around. The food was great, there were nice clean toilets...More

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love1laura
3 July 2018|
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Response from mc8sr | Reviewed this property |
Safari Blue is not good for specific snorkelling and scuba trips - you need to find a PADI registered company - there are plenty
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pinkier2015
14 June 2018|
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Response from safariblue | Property representative |
The cost of the Safari Blue tour is US$65pp and that includes entrance fees to the marine park, guided snorkelling with quality equipment, all your food and drinks all day including beer from lunch onwards. it doesn't... More
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pinkier2015
14 June 2018|
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Response from LauB74 | Reviewed this property |
call mohamed ‭+255 777 509 906‬ u can whatsapp he can give u a good deal on transport and tours good guy
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