Water-based activities in Zanzibar - The Residence


(Located only 50 min. from the hotel)

  • Stone Town: with its bustling markets, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, is the vibrant cultural heart of Zanzibar and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • The Jozani Natural Forest Reserve: home to the rare Red Colobus Monkey, unique to Zanzibar.
  • Spice Plantations: to discover the history of Zanzibar, based on the trade of cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, pepper and many other spices.
  • Prison Island lies just off Stone Town: it is fringed with a beautiful coral reef, ideal for snorkelling and host to giant tortoises, originating from the Seychelles.
  • Ruins of Persian baths and Omani palaces: can be seen in various locations on the island.