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Zanzibar Island

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Experience the bustling Zanzibar Island, the financial and economical metropolis of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Most tours of Zanzibar Island start in Zanzibar Town, where centuries of history are on display in Persian bathhouses, street coffee vendors, and the world's last open slave market in Stone Town, the historical center. Beyond that, attractions on Zanzibar Island include numerous archaeological sites dotted across the area. Make your own Zanzibar Island vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Tanzania day trip planning app .
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