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Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar

Overview


Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar is an exclusive and private boat trip which can give you more history about the Arabs in Zanzibar and the ways they treat slaves to be In prison to trade them at Slave Market in Zanzibar and the reasons to become known commonly as Prison Island.

Highlights


  • To get history of Zanzibar about Changuu Island to become Prison Island and Quarantine Island in a current place!
  • Have a beautiful day with a lot of new experiences with one of the best private tour guides in Zanzibar!
  • Good opportunity to take Pictures with Peacock and tortoise from Aldabra Island!
  • Discover Zanzibar in a unique private tour that is exclusively for you!
  • Good opportunity to see what it is it now!
Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar

Description


Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar

The Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar is for you, your family or group of friends only and we starting with 5 minute walking tour from the Old Fort to catch a boat for the trip to Changuu Island. It will take us approximately 1h 30 min to reach the Changuu Island. We will get tour guide who will show us the Builings what it looks like from now which has Swimming pool, Restaurant, Guest house,Prison rooms as history, Tortoise that we got a gift from Aldabra Island, Peacock, we can make some pictures and give us history about island was uninhabited until 1860s.

Majid Bin Said the first Sultan in Zanzibar gave it to Two Arabs who used it as a Prison for rebellious slaves prior to shipping them abroad or selling them at slave market in Stone town Zanzibar. In October 1891 the British Lloyd Mathews purchased from Arab with intention of building a prison on it. The prison was to have housed violent and recidivist criminals from the part of African mainland which was under the jurisdiction of Zanzibar.

Despite the prison buildings being completed in 1894, causing the island to be come known commonly as the PRISON ISLAND. In 1923 the old prison was converted into facility's hospital and the island was officially renamed 'Quarantine Island' and all the Quarantine cases would be taken from th ships and monitored for one or two weeks before being allowed to progress with their journey.

The main disease that was monitored was Yellow Fever. In 1919 the British governor of Seychelles sent a gift of four Aldabra giant tortoise to Changuu from the Island of Aldabra. From now the Quarantine station converted to guest house, European Bungalow turned into Restaurant and the island owned by the Government of Zanzibar.

What's included


  • Inclusions:
  • Private Boat Fees.
  • Entrace Fees.
  • Guide fee.
  • Bottle of Water.
  • Private tansfer for return to your hotel.
  • Exclusions:
  • Lunch.

Itinerary


  1. Visited Places:

Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar will start with pick-up from the Old fort in Stone Town. - We will pick you to the Old fort at 9:30 AM and we will we will walk for 5 minute to the Boat. - We expect to arrive at at 10:50 AM. - When we arrive at Changuu Island we are going to have a tour guide who will guide us and give us more description about Changuu island until 12:30 PM. - Then we will listen to you if you would like to buy a Lunch at Restaurant in Changuu Island or to end and return to your hotel with beautiful moments.

Frequently Asked Questions


How much time does the Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar take?

Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar duration is 3 hours, 30 minutes.

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How many days in advance I must book Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar?

You can book Changuu Island Private boat trip in Zanzibar at least in 2 days. Check availability calendar in "Book Now" form to see currently available dates.

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