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BICYCLES/MOTORBIKES

BICYCLES/MOTORBIKES — If you can handle the heat, then cycling along the coast of Zanzibar can be an excellent way to explore. Many beach hotels will rent you a bike for around US$5-10 a day and some offer free bike hire to guests. Watch out for motorists (who generally have very little respect for cyclists […]

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MINIBUSES

MINIBUSES – Given the limited size of Zanzibar town, most locals travel by daladala. These are most commonly mini-buses (which are more akin to large vans – usually the Toyota Hiace) but sometimes trucks. For many tourists, back-packers and adventurers, the daladala experience is a thrilling one. Tourists are thrust into the heart of Zanzibari […]

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TAXI

TAXI – Naturally, the fastest and most comfortable way to travel from point to point on Zanzibar or across Stone Town is by taxi. The cars do not have meters, so make sure you have agreed a price before getting in. A rough guide for journey costs is as follows: Airport to Stone Town – […]

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CAR RENTALS

CAR RENTALS – the following car rental agencies operate in Zanzibar:   First Car Rental Zanzibar: +255 677 451 118 Kibabu Cars Zanzibar: +255 772 755 788 Ola Zanzibar Car Rental: +255 777 415 321 Rafiki Zanzibar Car Rental: +255 711 326 587 Zanzibar Car Hire Ltd.: +255 777 424 858 Zanzibar Rent a Car: […]