Spice plantation tour in Zanzibar is a 3 hours guided tour, tourists will get opportunity to explore variety of tropical fruits, spices and herbs, and some of the rarely species of other plants from different vegetation. It is just more than a tour;
In days past, Zanzibar was known as a Spice Island, exporting cloves, vanilla, nutmeg and cardamom across the world. The spices were brought over from Asia and South America and flourished in the tropical climes. Nowadays, the plantations are a tribute to the island’s past, swapping spices for tourism, combining both in a spice tour, one of the most popular excursions on the island.
Note: Tourist may book this tour with either Stone town tour, Prison Island or Jozani Forest
Our spice plantation tour in Zanzibar will definitely be a memorable one. During the tour you will get to discover the interesting and assorted range of spices and fruits that grow here. You will also be given the opportunity to taste several delicious tropical fruits. Being able to learn and see the various herbs, spices and rare species of plants that grow in Zanzibar is quite intriguing as you will never have heard or seen them before, let alone tasted them.
The island is known to have been at one time the leading maker of spices like cloves, cinnamon, pepper, nutmeg, and numerous which prompted the Sultans of Oman and the start of slave exchange. Plantations are simply outside the towns of Zanzibar and guests are treated with an itemized portrayal of the spices and their usages.