Private Tour to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island

Private Tour to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island

Changuu Island has served several roles over the centuries. One was a medical quarantine outpost. Nowadays it is a tourist attraction and wildlife sanctuary.

The buildings are quite picturesque in their classical construction and vivid colors and are a must-see while on the island. One of the best-known features of Changuu Island is its tortoise sanctuary.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, Off the Coast From Stone Town Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3395 Tanzania

Our accredited guide will meet you at Old Fort, Stone town, during taxi drop-off with our company logo as seen in your ticket.

He will take you to the Forodhani beach and drift away toPriosn Island, also known as Prison Island, on this half-day tour from Stone Town.
The island saw use as a prison for rebellious slaves in 1860s and also functioned as a coral mine.
Benefit from the insider knowledge of your professional guide as you meet endangered giant tortoises (feeding your own expense), visit the old prison, and unwind on the white-sand beach, with free time for swimming, snorkeling, or sunbathing included.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Stone Town, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago

Zanzibar City is the capital of Zanzibar Island but only one part of it is worth visiting: Stone Town.

Stone Town is the oldest part of Zanzibar City. Named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000, it is known for its rich cultural heritage of Arab, Persian, Indian, and European elements.

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 06:00 AM
Duration: 180 To 210 Minutes
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up our guests at the airport pickup point, Stone Town.

Hotel pickups out of stone town will be charged with transfer package.


  • Kisauni Airport, Tanzania


  • Zanzibar port, R5VV+F3H, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Boat from Stone Town
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Snacks
  • Life jackets
  • Entry/Admission - Prison Island - Changuu Private Island

Not Included

  • Accommodation


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