Does Zanzibar have a nightlife?

Nightlife in Zanzibar can be as enticing as the cultures of the world coming together to dance, or as relaxed as watching the sun set over the ocean through rose-tinted sunglasses. It is what you make of it and this island destination caters to all.

Is Zanzibar a party island?

What is this? From casual beach parties to discos, and performing arts to people watching, Zanzibar has an abundance of evening entertainment options for everyone.

Is Zanzibar Lively?

The lively, popular northern coast is less tidal and gives access to the spectacular diving around Mnemba Island, while the east and south are much more secluded. To really get away from it all try Pemba, the second largest island in the Zanzibar archipelago.

Are people in Zanzibar friendly?

Friendly locals and festivals The people of Zanzibar are known for their friendliness – the locals are generally helpful and welcoming towards visitors. There is an island vibe outside of Stone Town’s bustle, a laid-back slow pace to life, and travel is relatively safe.

How much is a taxi from Stonetown to Nungwi?

$30 – $40
The quickest way to get from Stone Town to Nungwi is to taxi which costs $30 – $40 and takes 1h.

Which side of Zanzibar is best?

Zanzibar East Coast: home to the island’s best and most idyllic beaches, the east coast is home to a wide range of lodges and hotels but the tidal aspect of the Indian Ocean may mean you have walk to go swimming or snorkelling.

How many days should I spend in Zanzibar?

Most tourists visit Stone Town on a day trip but we recommend spending at least 2-3 days absorbing it’s sights and sounds. There are plenty of hotels in the area.

Can you drink alcohol in Zanzibar?

Yes, you can drink alcohol in Zanzibar, but be discreet. If you drink in the appropriate places and respect the local Muslim culture, having a few drinks is fine.

How expensive is Zanzibar?

The average price of a 7-day trip to Zanzibar is $2,386 for a solo traveler, $4,285 for a couple, and $8,034 for a family of 4. Zanzibar hotels range from $38 to $217 per night with an average of $64, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $400 per night for the entire home.