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Dhow Cruise to Mnemba Island for Snorkeling - Full Day

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  • 7 hr

This is unique experience in Zanzibar where we take a Local Traditional Dhow and cruise from Nungwi beach to Mnemba Coral reef for Snorkeling, where you can spot different species of fishes; Colorful fishes, Hawksbill Turtle, Trumpetfish, Razor/Shrimp Fish, Pegasus Sea Moth, Frogfish, Blue spotted Ray, Bluefin trevallys, Napoleon wrasses, Moray eels, Trevallys, Porcelain (Anemone) Crab, Kingfish, Cuttlefish, Baracudas, Indian Ocean Walkman, Flying Gurnard, Trigger fish, Scorpion fish, Marbled Grouper, Leaf fish, Mackerels, Nudibranchs, Crocodile Fish, Lion Fish, Stone fish, Harlequin Shrimp, White Tip Reef Shark, Octopus, and many more. On occasion you may spot a Humpback Whale from the boat at Mnemba, mostly around August to September as they migrate through Zanzibar.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Nungwi

Our trip will start from Nungwi, where we will provide you snorkeling equipment (Flippers and mask) of your size then will take a Dhow and go to Mnemba Coral reef for Snorkeling. While on the way we might see dolphins (Bottlenose Dolphins) as they are very commonly spotted between Nungwi and Mnemba. Also you may spot a Humpback Whale from the boat at Mnemba, mostly around August to September as they migrate through Zanzibar.

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: Mnemba

Once we arrive at Mnemba Coral reef, we will start to snorkel where you will be able to see different species of fishes; Colorful fishes, Hawksbill Turtle, Trumpetfish, Razor/Shrimp Fish, Pegasus Sea Moth, Frogfish, Blue spotted Ray, Bluefin trevallys, Napoleon wrasses, Moray eels, Kingfish, Cuttlefish, Baracudas, Indian Ocean Walkman, Flying Gurnard, Trigger fish, Scorpion fish, Marbled Grouper, Leaf fish, Mackerels, Nudibranchs, Crocodile Fish, Lion Fish, Stone fish, Harlequin Shrimp, White Tip Reef Shark, Octopus, and many more. If you are a not good swimmer, our Instructors will give you a life-jacket and will snorkel with you and make sure that you get a good snorkel experience.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Muyuni Beach

After we Snorkel at Mnemba Coral reef, we will go to Muyuni beach and have a lunch there. The lunch will include; White rice, Vegetable soup, Tuna fish, Chapati, Salads, Fruit snacks (Pineapples, Watermelon, Mangoes, etc). Muyuni Beach is located at Northeast of Zanzibar, it one among the most beautiful beach in Zanzibar, with white sand, crystal blue clear water, not overcrowded with tourist. After lunch you can spend few minutes at the beach before going back to Nungwi.

Duration: 45 minutes