8 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

8 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

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1
Paje
— 4 nights
2
Zanzibar City
— 2 nights

4
nights
Paje

Paje ©
Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
Visit Nungwi Beach and Paje Beach for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Zanzibar Butterfly Centre. Take a break from Paje with a short trip to blacklulu in Nungwi, about 1h 40 min away. There's more to do: stroll around Jozani Forest.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paje itinerary planning app.

Doha, Qatar to Paje is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Doha in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Paje: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Paje

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach

2
nights
Zanzibar City

Zanzibar City ©
Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Darajani Bazaar, thenkick back and relax at Nakupenda Beach, and then look for gifts at Zanzibar Curio Shop. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Gardens, stop by Fahari Zanzibar, thenstop by Memories of Zanzibar, thenstep off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, and finally look for gifts at Mwanzo Mpya.

Before you visit Zanzibar City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Paje to Zanzibar City in 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Fahari Zanzibar
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Zanzibar Curio Shop ©
Zanzibar Curio Shop
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island

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