Zanzibar Destination Guide
Discover Zanzibar in Tanzania!
Zanzibar in the region of Zanzibar Urban/West with it's 403,658 habitants is a town located in Tanzania - some 238 mi (or 382 km) East of Dodoma, the country's capital.
Local time in Zanzibar is now 06:46 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Dar es Salaam" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Wete, Tunguu, Tanga, Phagali, Ndijani or Mombasa. When in this area, you might want to check out Zanzibar, Walezo, Mtoni, Miembe Miwili, Marahubi Mlangoni and Fuoni Chem Chem as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Tembo House Hotel-a Zanzibar holiday wit...
Tembo House Hotel with www.tanzaniaodyssey.com Video of the Lodges and Parks of Tanzania and Zanzibar. For more information and other videos of Tanzania please see www.tanzaniaodyssey.com or email to ...
Stone Town Zanzibar Capital Zanzibar Att...
Stone Town is Zanzibar's capital. Stone Town is over 300 years old and since the 1830's, buildings have only been constructed from stone. Visit the House of Wonders, the Arab Fort and the Stone Town f...
Leaving Zanzibar on the MS Royal Star
We visited Zanzibar when cruising the western Indian Ocean on the MS Royal Star in December 2007. I filmed this travelling back to the Royal Star on one of the ship's tenders, and then filmed as the s...
Serena Inn- a Zanzibar holiday with Tanz...
Serena Inn Zanzibar with www.tanzaniaodyssey.com Video of the Lodges and Parks of Tanzania and Zanzibar. For more information and other videos of Tanzania please see www.tanzaniaodyssey.com or email t...
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Interesting facts about this location
Stone Town also known as Mji Mkongwe (Swahili for "old town") is the old part of Zanzibar City, the main city of Zanzibar, in Tanzania, as opposed to Ng'ambo (Swahili for 'the other side'). It is located on the western coast of Unguja, the main island of the Zanzibar Archipelago.
Located at -6.16, 39.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
HMS Pegasus (1897)
HMS Pegasus was one of 11 Pelorus-class protected cruisers ordered for the Royal Navy in 1893 under the Spencer Program and based on the earlier Pearl-class. The class were fitted with a variety of different boilers, most of which were not entirely satisfactory, and by 1914, four ships had been withdrawn. They had all been condemned in 1904 but were reprieved and remained in service, with scrapping proposed in 1915.
Located at -6.16, 39.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Amaan Stadium (also spelled Amani) is a football stadium in Zanzibar, Tanzania. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 15,000 people. The stadium was the location of a ceremony uniting the Afro-Shirazi Party and the Tanganyika African National Union into the Chama cha Mapinduzi. The flags of the respective parties were raised and lowered for the last time with the flag of the Chama cha Mapinduzi then being raised. The ceremony took place on February 5, 1997.
Located at -6.16, 39.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Mbweni is a town on the Tanzanian island of Unguja, the main island of Zanzibar. It is located on the central west coast, seven kilometres south of the Zanzibari capital of Stone Town. The town is a popular day trip for tourists and locals. Mbweni's attractions include botanical gardens and the ruins of a nineteenth-century Christian mission.
Located at -6.16, 39.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Koani is a city located on the Tanzanian island of Unguja (Zanzibar). The city serves as capital of the Zanzibar Central/South region.
Located at -6.16, 39.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
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