Tanzania Beach Holiday.
Tanzania is blessed with coastline of 1,424 km of which over 500 miles is pure white sandy and unspoiled beaches, all lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. The culturally and historically significant islands of Zanzibar and Mafia are incredible destinations in themselves. Tanzania boasts the second largest freshwater body in the world, the Lake Victoria. the second deepest is Lake Tanganyika as well as Lake Nyasa / Malawi. If you love beach life then Tanzania really possesses a multitude of options for you to enjoy.
Extension after Kilimanjaro climb or Safari:
Discover a unique blend of Arabian architecture, Indian flavors, and lively Swahili culture on the "spice island." Explore picturesque Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site; hike in jungles and spice plantations, and relax on palm-lined, white-sand beaches.
The beaches in Zanzibar are a paradise, interspersed with picturesque fishing villages, where the people live a simple way of life, unchanged over the years. There are more than 25 fantastic beaches in Zanzibar, and some are so peaceful and remote that the only noise breaking the silence is likely to be the ocean.
At the northern tip of the island is Nungwi, This is the dhow building capital of Zanzibar Island, so it is a good place to see traditional craftsmen at work.
On the west coast of Zanzibar, Mangapwani beach is worth a visit, and to the east are the beaches of Matemwe, Pwani Mchangani, Kiwengwa, Uroa, Bwejuu and Jambiani, all with stretches of beautiful white sands beaches.
Zanzibar Beaches and spice tour gallery