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How to get there:

The tour begins at 9:00am from Fumba village near stone tone. People who reside in Dar are advised to use the first fast ferry that departs at 0700HRS for Zanzibar so that you can be in time for the tour.

Highlights of the tour:

- Sandbank viewing
- Transportation using a Ngalawa (dhow) to the sandbank
- A tour of stone tone
- Dolphin viewing ( species i.e. Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins and Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin)
- An overnight stay at Protea Mbweni Ruins Hotel

Day one

The trip begins at 0900HRS, you will be picked from the seaport upon arrival. Fumba is a village south west of Zanzibar; it is the most convenient location for exploring marine life, isolated sandbanks and rugged island scenery of the Menai Bay Conservation Area. It is from this village located 20 minutes’ drive from stone town where the blue bay tour will commerce. An opportunity to see dolphins (pomboo) might present itself as soon as you reach the Menai bay.

In the morning we set down on one of the beautiful sandbanks where one can relax, swim or snorkel. After snorkeling/ swimming you will head to Kwale Island where you will have your mouth watering buffet lunch, which includes fish, slipper lobster, calamari, rice and sauces all served hot from the grill. The crews also prepare and present a gastronomic fruits tasting with a large selection of delicious tropical fruits, ice cold sodas, mineral water and beer.

If the tide permits, you will be taken to explore the natural lagoon found on Kwale Island, which is surrounded by a bountiful mangrove forest.

Transportation used at the tour will be a dhow (traditional sailing boat), which are hand-built from African mahogany and finished to the very highest of standards. They are comfortable and well equipped with outboard engine, VHF marine radios, gas inflatable life jackets, sunshade, boarding ladder, waterproof bags and first aid kit.

After the marvelous day tour you will rest at Mbweni ruins hotel which is a Cozy boutique hotel set by the ocean with pool, spa and serene beach-side dining.

Day two

Hoping you enjoyed your tour and luxurious stay at Mbweni ruins Hotel, after having a continental breakfast, c heck-out time is 1000HRS. For those who came from Dar will be transferred from the hotel to the seaport for their ferry back to Dar.

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The package includes
- Transportation by ferry to Zanzibar(VIP tickets)
- Buffet lunch at kwale
- Overnight at Protea Mbweni ruins hotel (bed and breakfast)
- Blue bay tour
- Transportation to and from the ferry.

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