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Standard Opt from

40$

per person
incl. transport

 Budget Opt

30$

per person
incl. transport

Zanzibar Jozani Forest Tour (Code: ZQ-ZJF)

This is a 3-hours guided excursion. The excursion will take you to the Jozani natural forest (it is the only natural forest in Zanzibar Island). The forest is located in the central east region of the Zanzibar Island. Just about a 20min drive from Stone Town. It is a narrow neck of land between the Chwaka Bay in the north and Uzi Bay to the south. It contains about 100 tree species from a total of 43 families.

The forest has over 2,512 ha that includes the whole ground water forest, coral rag forest & salt marsh area.

Zanzibar Jozani Forest Tour - Quick Intro:

  • Duration: Half-day
  • Starting Point: Jozani, Central Disctrict
  • Termination Point: Jozani, Central Disctrict

The Activities

The Activities

Visit the Rare Red Colobus Monkey

The forest is the home of the rare Red Colobus Monkey, which is only endemic to this forest. This part of your holiday mainly focuses on a visit to the naturally reserved forest on this specially dedicated excursion.

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Zanzibar Jozani Forest

|| ZANZIBAR JOZANI FOREST TOUR PHOTO: A Red Colobus monkey.

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Zanzibar Jozani Forest - Camouflage

|| PHOTO: A perfect camouflage.

Most are restricted to humid forests, but the Zanzibar red colobus prefers coastal thickets and scrub. Red colobuses are primarily arboreal and are highly sensitive to hunting and habitat destruction, and have been referred to as probably the most threatened taxonomic group of primates in Africa as of 2008, all species except the Central African red colobus are assessed by the IUCN as Endangered or Critically Endangered.

See the Mangrove Swamp & Other Wildlife

The forest also accommodates a large mangrove swamp and a tract of natural forest that is home to a few unique species including the Sykes monkey, bush babies, Ader's duiker, over 50 species of butterfly and 40 species of birds.

More Photos

More Photos of the Jozani Forest Tour

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Language Support & Rates

Language Support

Zanzibar Jozani Forest Tour supports:

  • [EN] English-speaking guide (default)

Rates

Standard Options > Prices from

  • 42$ pp (private group of 5-9)
  • 36$ pp (private group of 10+)

The Prices Include

  • Excursion fee
  • Entrance fees
  • Return transport from Stone Town
  • A 500mL bottle of water

Budget Option > Price at

  • 30$ pp (sharing w/ different group)

This Price Includes

  • Excursion fee
  • Entrance fees
  • Return transport from Stone Town
  • A 500mL bottle of water

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