The most feasible method for reaching Zanzibar is by air to the Zanzibar International Airport. A new airport is under construction. International flights direct to Zanzibar are offered by FlyDubai, Mango Airlines, Ethiopian Air, Oman Air, Qatar Airways and Jetair.
Other international airlines fly to Dar es Salaam. Several local airlines offer flights from Dar to Zanzibar (approx. 20 minutes): Auric Air, Precision Air, ZanAir, Coastal Aviation, Tropical Air, Flightlink Air Charters, Fly540.
Alternatively, you might consider one of the many ferries and catamarans that can take you between Dar es Salaam and the Island. Azam Marine,Sea Express, Sea Star, Seagull Kilimanjaro and Sepideh Megaspeed Liners are among the nicest available.
All visitors require visa except citizens of some Commonwealth countries and a few other nations. Visas can be obtained upon arrival in the airport at a cost of US$ 50.
We will be pleased to make the transfers arrangements from any part of the island.
We put together a short Welcome Guide to help you make the best of your stay on this wonderful island. You will find inside everything you need to know about activities, best options for food and drinks, house amenities and important contact numbers.
We left a bound copy of this book in the villa for your easy reference.