Prison Island Excursion

Tour Number

Activity Level



Adventure / Active, Nature and Wildlife, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
There's some steps to go up and down in a boat and in Prison island, but always there's an friendly supporters to help :) Hakuna matata!

Maximum travelers: 10



Swedish (advanced), Serbo-Croatian (conversational), Norwegian (conversational), English (fluent)


Changuu Island, is the Island which is out of Stone town, about 20mnt across by boat. It has a very nice beach for Sunbathing, it has has best location for Snorkeling. Its a Historical island as was suppose to be a detainee for the incorrigible slaves and prisoners but luckily the Penitentiary which was build in the end of 1800's was never used purposely but remain posed as a touristic attraction. The Island is also famous for its gigantic Tortoises sanctuary which was brought to Zanzibar in 1919 form Seychelles.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The excursion will begin and end up in Stone town.

End location: I will drop you in your preferably place around town after our lunch.

Duration: 3 hours

Halve a day tour can be prolonged to 4 hrs.

What’s Included

Other: Picked up from Stone town, boat ride to/fro the island, local crank chips and soft drinks, snorkeling equipment, entree fees to the island and local lunch in 'Local restaurant' in Stone town.

Private tour guide Jackson

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