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Zanzibar Cycling Adventure

Near Mnarani Turtle Aquarium, Nungwi, Tanzania
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60usd for 2. Amazing don't miss out!

Omar was our guide. He picked us up with our bikes in hand at our hotel in nungwi (hilton). It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
naseem m
via mobile
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We booked a tour with ZCA and they confirmed with us. The morning of the tour, nobody showed up... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Ronald M
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Zevenaar, The Netherlands
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Zanzibar Cycling Adventures offer exciting cycling tours all around Unguja Island, Zanzibar. You get a bit of culture, history, exercise and fun. Come on an adventure with us!
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“red earth” (4 reviews)
“hidden beach” (3 reviews)
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Near Mnarani Turtle Aquarium, Nungwi, Tanzania
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"red earth"
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"limestone caves"
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"hidden beach"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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"enjoyable ride"
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"village tour"
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"fruit"
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"everyday life"
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"village life"
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"great tour"
in 3 reviews
"northern part"
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"tour guide"
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"local village"
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"first hand"
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"stone town"
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"an amazing experience"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omar was our guide. He picked us up with our bikes in hand at our hotel in nungwi (hilton). It wasn't very well organized and you may feel like it's dodgy but it's definitely recommended to do! We didn't do the full 20km tour instead...More

1  Thank naseem m
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We booked a tour with ZCA and they confirmed with us. The morning of the tour, nobody showed up. Till now also no respons on email or text message. Very dissapointing.

Thank Ronald M
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

My wife and I had a great time with Machano. He is very friendly and knowledgeable and we learnt a lot about Zanzibari life and culture from him. We did the tour to a hidden beach and it was a unique experience having an entire...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely day and a great way to meet the villagers and see a different side of Zanzibar to the beaches. It’s well organised and the trip flows quite well. None of the cycling is too strenuous but do bare in mind the...More

Thank Berkscouple2
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Makame is such a knowledgable and friendly host for the tour. He met us at our hotel in the morning with our bikes and we were off. We visited a red Earth village and saw local iron workers making nails for dhows (boats constructed and...More

Thank Sameera800
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Had a fab time with Machano today, he was very informative, friendly and polite throughout our trip. We received a quick reply via email from Makame who recommended this tour for us and was perfect. We did the red earth village tour which was cycling...More

Thank Susan T
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I randomly came across this tour while searching for things to do in Nungwi. We asked to start the tour in the afternoon of the same day and were pleasantly surprised that Zanzibar Cycling Adventures were able to assist at such a...More

2  Thank Sakeena K
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Makame was amazingly knowledgable of the local area and great fun. We visited local villages and gave 'cake-cakes' to the kids. We also visited a Portuguese ruins, some caves and swam in a fresh/sea water swimming cave. The fruits served were delicious, we were introduced...More

Thank keentraveller2013928
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Makame answered our email scheduling request very quickly and took us on a great bike ride around the northern part of the island. The bikes were in good condition and the trip was a perfect distance and speed to feel like you were doing something...More

Thank Julie W
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had a fantastic day together with our tourguide Machano. The trip was full of variation and gives you a fantastic insight in the traditional way of living in hidden villages. The visit to the caves of Tazari was really impressive and should be on...More

Thank Roland D
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JoHancock
2 July 2017|
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Response from makamethani | Property representative |
Hey JoHancock Thank you for asking, at the moment we do not have place to change cloth, we are still working on it, so most people where the swim suits inside. Regards Makame
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24 February 2017|
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Response from Franka v | Reviewed this property |
it's a small village with all dust roads. you can pretty much park your car anywhere.
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