Prison Island Tours

Embark on a captivating half-day adventure that unveils the rich wildlife and history of Zanzibar. Our journey begins at Prison Island, also known as Changuu Island, originally constructed to detain rebel prisoners and later repurposed as a quarantine station during epidemics.


  1. Sail from the shores of Stone Town to this conservation haven, and immerse yourself in the extraordinary world of Aldabra Tortoises. Witness the captivating sight of these endangered creatures, from adorable babies and juveniles to majestic individuals who have gracefully aged up to 180 years. Capture memories of a charming peacock colony, offering a picturesque opportunity for photography.
  2. Explore the historical facets of the island by taking a tour of the once-rebellious slave prison, now transformed into a significant quarantine site. Following your island exploration, plunge into the crystal clear waters for a snorkeling adventure, unveiling the vibrant marine life beneath the surface.
  3. A moment to relax and unwind on the pristine white sands, basking in the warmth of the sun before your return journey to Stone Town. En route, indulge in tropical fruits with a naturally sweet flavor, adding a delightful touch to your memorable sailing experience. This half-day escapade promises a perfect blend of wildlife encounters, historical insights, and serene relaxation on the shores of Zanzibar.