Spend a colorful day amidst the Zanzibar island’s bustling markets in the historically eclectic capital city of Stone Town, and visit historical sites from the centuries-old slave and spice trades. Situated approximately 35 kilometers off the coast of Tanzania in the Indian ocean, and about 72 kilometers north of Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar Island is endowed with some of the most stunning beaches in the world. With tranquil turquoise waters for snorkeling and diving , pristine white sand beaches beneath your feet for relaxation, the palm-fringed islands and coastline of Tanzania are ideal for post- Tanzania /Kenya safari or Kili trekking relaxation. A Zanzibar holiday can also be a great stand-alone beach escape. Sun, sea and sand!