Travel and Activities
Prison Island Tour
Snorkeling around Prison Island has been one among the must to do activities, there are a lot to talk about, but the most important ones are the history of slavery which is linked with the detention of the slaves soon after the abolishing of the sinful trade, it is only 25 to 30 minutes by using the engine boat.
Once you reach onto this magnificent island you will be welcomed by a large colony of peacocks and friendly tortoises imported from Seychelles who are said to have more than 150 years into the island. Was built in 1893, as a central prison for Zanzibar, hence the name PRISON ISLAND. It was however, never utilized as such.