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Zanzibar Spice tour

The Zanzibar Spice tour is an obligatory tour when you visit the beautiful island of Zanzibar. You get to see different herbs and spices and how they are used. There are two types of spice farms, there are the government owned and the privately owned farms. Breathe in . Visit a spice farm deep in Zanzibar’s countryside, and learn the island’s remarkable role in the historic spice trade. Enjoy a traditional meal of richly spiced rice with vegetables and fruit then return to Stone Town in an air-conditioned minivan
The Zanzibar Spice Farm tour gives you the opportunity to visit a spice farm village giving you an insight into local life and the chance to try some Swahili dishes, taste the fruits in season and try some spiced tea. Depending on the season you are visiting, you can find anything from vanilla, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, turmeric, lemon grass, cloves, ylang ylang, cumin, garlic, ginger, coriander, pepper, allspice, tamarind, chilli, oregano and more! Fruits can include banana, pineapple, jackfruit, custard fruit, oranges, star fruit, tangerine, passion fruit, mango, avocado, pear, papaya and many more

Meet by our guide at your hotel at 9am and journey through the scenic streets of Zanzibar’s Stone Town to the world-famous spice farms on this 3-hour tour. Learn how this picturesque island got its nickname, and gain insight into the lifecycle and uses of various locally grown spices. Your guide will give you an inside look at village life as you tour rural farms and sample fruits picked fresh from the trees. 

This popular tour is an essential part of any trip to Zanzibar and includes a walking tour of a local spice farm, a professional guide, and a typical lunch (own expense) prepared with fresh spices at the farm. Spend three hours enjoying one of the island’s top attractions before returning to your hotel