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Zanzibar is an insular autonomous region in Tanzania. It is composed of the Zanzibar Archipelago in the Indian Ocean, 25–50 kilometres (16–31 mi) off the coast of the mainland, and consists of many small islands and two primary islands: Unguja (the main island, referred to informally as Zanzibar) and Pemba Island. The capital is Zanzibar City, located on the island of Unguja. Its historic centre, Stone Town, is a World Heritage Site.

Whether it is greeting you or your clients at the airport, or saying Goodbye, you can rest assured that all our guests are in the best possible hands, 24/7



With dozens of islands to choose from, and with the options to go by land, sea or air, the logistics of arranging and booking transfers can be overwhelming. we have various partners with a large network of transport operators across the country, allowing us to cater for your travel needs.  From bookings to itinerary planning, Dhow Tours & Travel have you covered, and rest assured, you will always be assisted in every step of the way by our professionally trained staff, ensuring your trip is handled with care. We are also  contracted with the leading operators of land, sea and air vessels to ensure all your travel requirements are catered for. We can arrange and book the following domestic travel and transfer options:


Apart from our own small fleet of vehicles, we can also arrange any pickups and car hire in Zanzibar and Tanzania as a whole, anything can be tailored to you to suit your budget and transfer needs. if a client with special condition in the trip, we can arrange for assisted services.


Ferry Crossings between Zanzibar and Tanzania Mainland, as well as small Islands:  We can assist with ferry bookings according to your travel requirements.

 Yacht/Boat Charter: We have a vast network of charter boats and yachts available. From simple fishing boats to luxury motor yachts.


By Plane: Various domestic routes offer you   regular and convenient travel between Zanzibar , Tanzania and the surrounding counties, as well as access to the applicable outer islands.

 By Helicopter: Whether for a transfer or joy ride, we can arrange helicopter transfers for you.


Private Services

Dhow Tours and Tracel,  we know that today’s discerning traveler is searching for unique experiences and tailor-made services that are going to set their visit to Tanzania and Zanzibar apart. That it is why we offer private tours of Zanzibar and Tanzania exclusively tailored for you and your travel companions.

Whether it’s a helicopter ride to your own private villa party, or an exclusive guided island tour, you can be assured that all the private tours are conducted with the utmost level of comfort and luxury.



From Zanzibar Islands to Tanzania Mainland, there is a perfect choice for everyone accommodation. However, with so many options spanning a multitude of different islands and National parks, picking the perfect accommodation can be a bit confusing. We  Dhow Tours & Travel Ltd are experts in accommodation bookings and have lasting relationships with all the major hotel groups, as well as the smaller, privately owned establishments.


We carefully select our accommodation partners, ensuring that you have a wealth of choice and variety, all backed by our guarantee of service and quality excellence. Not only can we offer sound advice on where to stay, but offer you the most competitive rates available, providing you or your client, with the most suitable arrangements for your needs


Cultural Tours

Discover local culture, traditions and artisanship as you interact with the villagers while they are at
their skillful activities of mat and basket weaving, Makuti plating and rope making. At the local Ngonga Cave, you will also get the opportunity to admire nature’s own artistry, chiseled and carved out by years of weathering into mesmerizing subterranean hallways, cavities and corridors.

Ngonga Cave is the sanctuary of vampire bats, more scary for their name than in reality. More eerie still,
local folklore has it that this cave is also a favourite with spirits and ghosts. Will you dare find out for
yourself?. Uzi is the small island which is be haven for nature lovers, reached there only when it's low tide via a coral rock road, this conservation area of mangroves and coral reefs will be the setting for this full day tour where you'll be immersed in local culture in Uzi village


Tours & Excursions

Zanzibar and  and its 52 islands beckon travelers looking to explore and experience all that this island paradise has to offer.  Whilst this is the perfect place to relax on the beach and do as little as possible, there are also plenty of activities for those who wish to explore the islands.

With a rich historical and cultural legacy, this small island nation holds many treasures for the inquisitive travelers, whilst nature-lovers will be spell-bound by the array of breath-taking scenery and interesting land, air and marine species (many of them rare and endemic).

From snorkelling the colourful coral gardens of the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar has plenty to offer! just contact us.

Dhow Tours & Travel is original inbound tour operator for Zanzibar Islands. With a reputation for deep local knowledge, wealth of experience and outstanding personal service, we honored to serve you as our client.

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