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Dolphin Tour

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Zanzibar island | Kizimkazi Beach, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Dolphin Tour, Kizimkazi village, Zanzibar

Swimming with the dolphins has also been on my to do list, so it was a thrill to check it off my... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Syombua K
via mobile
Human stupidity is infinite

I did not like the idea from the first moment but one of my travel mates loves dolphins and we... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
annasights
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Budapest, Hungary
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Dolphin tour in Zanzibar is an half day Tour which starts from early morning at 6:00am, or an afternoon session which starts at 4;00pm, the tour is done at kizimkazi fishing village, southern coast of the island, the village is very much known for it's historical sites, the old mosque of kizimkazi and miza wa miza caves are the main attractions around the village, the tour is being able to swim close with the dolphin, for lucky people, they can even get chance to play with dolphins some of hours,
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14 Feb 2018
“Huge waves, more extreme than it sounds”
8 Feb 2018
“You can’t swim with dolphins, only watch them”
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Zanzibar island | Kizimkazi Beach, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Swimming with the dolphins has also been on my to do list, so it was a thrill to check it off my list. Kizimkazi Village, is home to both the white and black dolphins which we had the pleasure of seeing both. Interesting fact, The...More

Thank Syombua K
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I did not like the idea from the first moment but one of my travel mates loves dolphins and we stayed 6 days in Kizimkazi, so our local friend took us in the morning for a dolphin tour. I think this was the most varvarian...More

2  Thank annasights
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

The trip started out nice, but at one point we found ourselves in the open sea with 2-3m waves. Pretty scary in a boat that small. When we finally found the dolphins, then the huge waves were breaking just a few meters away from the...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

There were too many boats who chasing the dolphins and yes, you can see them, but there will be too big waves and I don’t recommend to swim there! Actually our whole boat wanted to go back, because of the big waves and this was...More

Thank Eliis O
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

A unique experience for me. I was initially very scared. We ventured into the sea when it was high tides as well as extremely windy. Our boat wasnt keeping steady and there was too much movement even to sit in the boat. After sailing into...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

First of all, this is a very popular activity and at any given moment, there are around 20 boats all speeding toward a group of dolphins which is highly unethical and dangerous. They procures get scared and the swim away. Even if you do spot...More

1  Thank Vedant95
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is NOT a relaxing, fun wildlife excursion. It's a group of boats racing around the ocean hunting down dolphins and as soon as they're spotted everybody jumps off the boat and the dolphins dive because they are petrified. My friend did one of these...More

2  Thank Callum J
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We did this as a part of a tour and for this, we had an early start as the chances of seeing dolphins is the highest in the early morning (80-90% chances). Afterwards they go further and deeper in the ocean as the water is...More

Thank Miss_Tigra
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

If u stay at the north of the island ,the trip is pretty long but it worth it, seeing dolphins in their natural environment is amazing , you can have the chance to swim very closely to them and even touch one, I saw the...More

1  Thank Adel Z
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I'm not an expert about the dolphin's life, but when you arrive in this kind of trip, you'll realize how insane it can be, after 15 minutes there I asked to my capitan turn back to the beach, and finish my trip. What's is wrong?...More

Thank Diego X
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For a family of four my entire travel cost including air fare + stay in a four star hotel + all sightseeing and activities + food = USD 5000
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