Zanzibar is a stunning island with white sand beaches and crystal clear waters making a holiday to Zanzibar the perfect place for relaxation. The south east coast is home to one of the finest beaches in the world boasting an amazing coral reef that runs the length of the coast and is ideal for snorkelling and diving. In recent years this area has become very popular with Kitesurfers with the best wind from November to March and then also in September and August. There are now a number of hotel in the North and South East with on-site Kitesurf centers offering all levels of instruction and safety support.
There is so much to see and so I Tanzania but it can be quite a complex location to plan independently. Luckily Planet have long experience in this part of the world and we are experts and constructing tailor made itineraries to fit a client interests, budget and time frame.
There is a good range of accommodation in Zanzibar from small boutique beach hotels to luxury Resort & Spa properties. Zanzibar if a great location for those looking for a combination of luxury and adventure !