Zanzibar is characterised by beautiful sandy beaches with fringing coral reefs and the historically significant Stone Town. It’s brilliant white beaches are lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean and provide the perfect place to relax. 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, pristine white sand beaches beneath your feet, 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!