Prison Island Tours

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Prison Island Tour

Prison Island or Changuu Island is the middle island of the three visible from the Stone Town, it takes approximately 30 minutes to get there by boat. The prison on this island was built in 1893, which was later used as a quarantine Hospital, it has a frangipani lined path around the island where the former patients took their evening walks. Apart from the Prison ruins you can also see the beautiful peacocks and the enormous giant tortoises some of which are over a 100 years old. These tortoises were brought here from Seychelles by Sultan Said in the 1820's. Efforts are being made to pretect the eggs of the tortoise. The island is a superb scenario for the photographer. A self walking safari covers the island in 15minutes. On this little paradise one can also swim, snorkel, sunbathe or just relax and enjoy the peacefulness that this beautiful island has to offer.

The above safari includes :

  • All meals and excursions as per the itinerary.
  • Park entrance fees in the Game Reserves and National Parks.
  • All road transportation and Game drives using custom-made Safari minivan complete with pop-up roof for enhanced game viewing and photography.
  • Full board accommodation on Safari.
  • Experienced English speaking driver-guides.

The above safari excludes :

  • All flights.
  • Additional sightseeing or deviation from the itinerary.
  • All items of a personal nature such as tobacco, laundry, phone calls, tips and drinks/beverages.
  • Extra meals.
  • Any other items not mentioned above.
  • Medical/Travel Insurance.