How to Get to Zanzibar - Quest Horizon Safaris

How to Get to Zanzibar

Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous archipelago off the coast of Tanzania which is a place holding many small islands. By air is the only feasible way to reach Zanzibar from outside East Africa. From Dar es Salaam you can easily book a short hop flight to Zanzibar or Pemba.

Below find the best tips for How To Get To Zanzibar which will be comfortable and exciting on your Zanzibar Beach Holiday Tour

From Arusha:

It is possible to take a bus to Dar es Salaam from Arusha and then travel Unguja or Pemba by ferry to Zanzibar. The bus journey is over 650 km can take more than ten hours and can be a very rough ride indeed. Hence it’s advisable to fly to Zanzibar. Flights can be arranged from Arusha that is approximately one hour fifteen minutes.

From Dar es Salaam:

There are several local airlines operating from Dar to Zanzibar. A departure tax is charged for domestic flights only from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam.

The ferry is another choice to reach Zanzibar. The ferry takes about 90 min to 2 hours to reach Zanzibar and the ticket costs around $35 - $40.

Getting To Zanzibar FromOverseas:

There is are many international flights operating to Zanzibar namely Condor, Jetfly, Ethiopian Airways, Kenyan Airways, Oman Air, Qatar Airlines, Arkia Israeli Airlines, KLM, FlyDubai, Meridian, Fastjet, Mango and Turkish Airlines and many other international airlines like emirates are planning to land their aircraft directly in Zanzibar. 

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