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Address: Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania

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Great Beach

It's one of the greatest beach tours I have done in my life. It's actually great with full of beach view, silence, nice breeze and so so so! I liked the culture of people there... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's one of the greatest beach tours I have done in my life. It's actually great with full of beach view, silence, nice breeze and so so so! I liked the culture of people there and the way they interact with others. Also we moved from one area to another without local people and nothing affected us. It's actually great... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach near town swimming is possible at high tide white sand and a bar nearby Livingstones that has some live music and a DJ nice food and reasonable prices for beer

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

White sand island surrounded by crystal clear turquoise water and disconnected from civilisation. It's as relaxing an escape as possible

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Eagle River, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a Dhow boat ride out to the island (~30 mins) and after dropping off our backpacks, we headed out to snorkel. The water was remarkably clear, but the tide was just too rough to have a super snorkeling day. Nevertheless we headed back to the island and enjoyed a great seafood (lobster & Calamari), chicken, and beef lunch... More 

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1 Thank Alaska23_Family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This place was AWESOME, right in the middle of the ocean and the breeze is amazing... I made sure to head there while everyone was going to Prison Island, took loadsa pics and took in the views - breathtaking...

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Thank Tedd K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Although it's a beautiful beach, it's literally just sand and water. There aren't any trees or any form of shade so be sure to bring your own otherwise your getting burnt to a crisp under the hot Zanzibar Sun. The swimming itself isn't that great as there are many coral rocks scattered everywhere upon entering the water, you have to... More 

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3 Thank Fadia D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is a piece of paradise. White sand and blue water. A piece of sand in the middle of the Indian Ocean. This trip made our holiday in Zanzibar.

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Tønsberg, Vestfold, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Visiting this sandbank is a great experience. You can go snorkleling, or just relax in the sun. Remember to bring food, water and sunscreen. Negotioate about the boat price before gettting here!

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4 Thank Ulf Wike L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Nakupenda beach was one of the highlights of when I was in Zanzibar with my partner in July this summer. By the beach outside of Tembo hotel, close to Forodhani Gardens, you just approach someone with a boat and ask if they can take you to Nakupenda Beach. I think we payed 30$ for a roundtrip for two people. Such... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

No more words needed - a must go if you are in stone town. Such a beautiful white sand beach with different shades of blues of the ocean. Just like a dream and a paradise. Make sure you go early so you might have the island to yourself before big groups of tourists arrive around noon time. However, I would... More 

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