The famous Zanzibar Spice Tour introduces you to most of Zanzibar's spices and fruits, (depending on the season) and if you are lucky, a few historical sites too. A full-day guided tour that starts at Kibweni Palace through to Kidichi. You will take a look at small traditional farms and the Kizimbani spice plantation that grow cloves, vanilla, nutmeg, cardamom and other spices as well as medicinal and ornamental plants and tropical fruits.
Here you will experience a wide variety of spices, fruits, herbs and ornamental plants and flowers. It's a rare experience and leaves you in no doubt why the islands are referred to as the "Spice Islands". You will then proceed to a prestine location for a traditional swahili lunch.
Spices include nutmeg, ginger, vanilla, tamarind, menthol and cloves. Zanzibar was once the world's leading producer of cloves (3/4 of the total world supply) and the clove industry was the foundation of the golden age of Zanzibar. The Spice Tour is a highly recommended excursion is essential to any holiday itinerary to the Islands.