Slave Routes of Zanzibar


Slave Routes of Zanzibar

Country: Tanzania, United Republic Of, Region: Zanzibar, City: Zanzibar

Tour Description

This excursion begins at the Dhow Harbour in Malindi, where slave ships brought their human cargo from Bagamoyo to Zanzibar, moving to the house of Tippu Tip, the notorious Arab slave trader and then on to the Anglican Church, built on the old slave market. A short drive to Mbweni will bring you the ruins formerly a school for freed slave girls, before heading to Livingstone’s House and Mangapwani slave caves. Walk through the caves, which stored hundreds of slaves, kept waiting for the monsoons and the arrival of the dhows to be exiled away from home.

Tour Includes

Return transfers in air-conditioned vehicle,
Entrance fees to Anglican Church, Mangapwani Slave Caves,
Local guide (English, Italian, French, German, Spanish)

Tour Excludes

Tipping, purchases of personal nature

Tour Note

Half Day Tour