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ZANZIBAR

The Zanzibar Archipelago, located in the Indian Ocean 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, also known as Unguja, and Spice Island, is a popular breath-taking spot to escape from the world. Apart from pristine waters, and the white sand beaches of Zanzibar, the rich cultural history, and idyllic geographic location are one of the manyreasons that attracts tourists throughout the year. Tourists can choose from enjoying a relaxing holiday…

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MAFIA

Fast facts Size:435 km2Location: TanzaniaScenery / Features: farming and fishing villages, lush coconut plantations and dense forests of baobabs, mangos and cashews.Wildlife Includes: rainbow-colored clownfish to octopus, rays and the odd gigantic grouper to sharks and dolphinsBest time to visit: All over the year. However, October-March are favorable to witness Whale Sharks Truly a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Mafia island is located just a 130km away from Dar es…

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PEMBA

Fast facts Size:988 km2Location: TanzaniaScenery / Features: Coral Reefs and Marine lifeWildlife Includes: Marlins, Barracudas, Clown Fish,turtles, sharks, dolphins and even whales.Best time to visit: June - October and December - February A part of the Zanzibar Archipelago, Pemba Island makes an ideal destination for those looking for a quiet holiday away from the hustle and bustle of widely visited tourist destination like Zanzibar.Pemba is a widely vegetated, secluded island…