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Beautiful beach💜

We could stay here for days...one of the dreamiest beaches on the island. Peacefully and soooo... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ooty a
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WITH LAB TOUR, FOR RUSSIANS & UKRANIANS GUESTS

FOR RUSSIANS & UKRANIANS GUESTS, more better to book with LAB TOUR, the owner is a profficional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hanonshenouda1987
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Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Only a few hours per day you can visit this sandbank. Between 12:00 - 13:00 around 100-200 people rush to the Sandbank, so it is completely overcrowded. When we would have known this, we would never have gone!

Thank Guide230572
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We could stay here for days...one of the dreamiest beaches on the island. Peacefully and soooo beautiful!!! Snorkeling is easy there you can just walk by the corals it is amazing!!!! We build a small tent there and our guid cooked us great lunch. We...More

Thank Ooty a
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely sandbank in the middle of the sea, not too far from Prison Island. Some people were having BBQs there, but if you want to just go and have a sunbathe, a swim in the clearest turquoise water and to enjoy the...More

Thank Caitlin M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a private boat there. The waters are clear and the sand is lovely on this sandbank just off the coast, not measuring more than probably a couple of hundred metres long. It was very busy though, which not only made it quite noisy,...More

Thank Danrzr
Reviewed 1 week ago

FOR RUSSIANS & UKRANIANS GUESTS, more better to book with LAB TOUR, the owner is a profficional speaking Russian language guide, as he has the Russian Nationality, and more cheaper then the TOUR OPERATOR. HERE IS HIS WHATS APP +255 777 722 226.

Thank hanonshenouda1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is in such beauty God's creation beautiful really would surely do it again when I come back to stone town I really loved it

Thank Arat I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is stunning. we got there early morning about 9.30 and had the place to ourselves for an hour before the other boats started to arrive. the colours of the sea are amazing. go to the beach front and haggle with the guys there...More

Thank Horse65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Combine it with a trip to Prison Island, you wont regret it, amazing beach, get the local guide with a boat to take you there and if you'd like, ask for a meal included (fish, seafood, etc). I hired Abdullah (+255 657 103 485), very...More

Thank v_afg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, after 12 Nakupenda is a bit overcrowded but it's worthed anyways to watch the colour of that amazing see and enjoy a couple of hours on the beach. We were 3 and we got a very good price for a private tour with the...More

1  Thank chipunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend getting there early. We arrived at approx 9am and we're the first boat there. This gave us time to walk around, save some star fish by putting them back in the water and enjoy where we were a deserted tropical sandbank. This shortly all...More

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TravelProNewYork
16 January 2018|
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Response from Prashaant_Lunawatt | Reviewed this property |
Jus go there and negotiate, for $50 they may agree, tell them that you may pay $10-20 more if you guys are happy with the trip, its like incentive for them, please do ensure that you discuss the time they will wait for you... More
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Response from Kaveer M | Reviewed this property |
cheapest is probably on the beach of stone town at the harbour. I paid $10 at the hotel which was discounted. pay max $20 for prison Island. beautiful beach so make sure you go to swim there
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