Explore Stone Town Heritage, the atmospheric cultural and historical heart of Zanzibar City, on this 90 minute walking tour with our expert guide. Exploring and understanding the rich history of Zanzibar constructed from coral stone in the 19th and 20th centuries, Stone Town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2000.
You’ll get to know the town as you see heritage sites and architecture and learn more about the history of the churches, memorial sites, admire the former home of the sultan, Tippu Tip House and Hamamni Baths. Visit the famous streets squares like Kelele Square and Jaws Corner. This Heritage Walking tour is limited to 10 people to provide a small-group experience.
Meet your guide either at the hotel lobby to begin your heritage walking tour of Stone Town, a lively place where you’ll find a mixture of Arabic, African, Indian, and European cultures. As you walk through the labyrinth of streets too narrow for vehicles, see mosques, churches, and temples side by side. While you walk, your guide takes you on a heritage, historical and cultural journey past sights. During the tour, listen to your professional guide’s commentary on Stone Town, its history and Swahili culture.