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Prison island kiswahili is changuu island travelle bort from stone town to prison there,many attraction like tortoes and other bird like pickok and checking long history ,small beach blue clean water good for snokelling
Went for a trip with a local tour guide to this island and was very surprised to find a little gem of history and imported wildlife!
Whilst the information provided from the guide was rather inaccurate on our own research afterwards, it was entertaining nonetheless,...More
We heard about this tour thanks to the resort we were staying at, and we were fascinated by the history of the island. We were giving conflicting historical stories. One storyteller told us that in the late 1800's the prison housed violent prisoners from the...More
We travelled on a guided private tour from Stone Town to Prison Island to see the tortoises. The boat trip is about 30 min on a dhow boat. The tortoise sanctuary was interesting to visit. Some of the tortoises was up to 160 years old.
The beach is Gorgeous and easy to go from Stone town- 25 min boat ride. The Island also offers some history about early trade and slavery practices and a Large Tortoise park. This is also a good place to see beautiful peacocks! The water is...More