Mellow Moods Guesthouse

Christmas Celebration 7 nights

Come and celebrate Christmas with us for a very good price. Many excursions included, Christmas all inclusive dinner included. BOOK NOW!

 

Day 1                                                                                                                                December 20

Departure from your home country

 

Day 2     Arrival at Zanzibar, Mellow Moods Guesthouse                                                   December 21

To calmly get used to the climate, there is no program for today, but a sun bed, hammock or a walk on the beach makes the long flight quickly forgotten.

 

Day 2     Jozani forest and Spice farm                                                                              December 22   Jozani forest is the only nature reserve on zanzibar, the Red Colobus monkeys live here, you won’t find them anywhere else in the world. You will be guided here by a guide, who will also tell you everything about life in the mangoves. After that you will visit a spice farm, Zanzibar is known for its many spices and on the farm you learn not only how it all grows and flourishes, but also how it is used as medication by the local population.

 

Day 3     Hope dhow family                                                                                               December 23

This very close group of friends from Kenya take you on their boat and sail you to the protected Mnemba island. You leave by taxi to the north of the island, where the captain is waiting for you. Once arrived at Mnemba Atoll you will discover the coral and the life of the Indian Ocean. While you enjoy snorkeling, the crew prepares the bbq and serves you a delicious seafood lunch. After lunch and some snorkeling you sail back and enjoy a beautiful sunset and the live music of the crew along the way. This is a long day, but one not to forget.

 

.Day 4     Bicycle rent        Christmas Eve                                                                          December 24

Today you have a bicycle at your disposal. You can cycle along the beach to one of the villages. At high tide you go via the paved road. You can visit the seaweed center or the mangroves, you can also ask a guide to show you around the village and visit the NGO school in Paje, led by a Dutch lady.

 

As far as Christmas is celebrated on this island, this is done on Christmas Eve. From 6 pm it is all inclusive for everyone and you can eat and drink as much as you want. Our chef makes a traditional Swahili buffet with barbeque, here you can taste all the local delicacies. After dinner there is a Masai Show, there is music and there is a party until we have had enough.

 

Day 5   Stone Town and Prison Island                                                                               December 25

After partying last night, today we have a relaxed breakfast in the garden. A taxi will take you to Stone town today, where a guide will be waiting to tell you all the ins and outs of the city, in the afternoon you will leave with a boat to Prison island. This is half an hour by boat. Here too you get extensive information and you can admire the huge giant turtles that were once donated to the island.

 

Day 6     Rock restaurant and Michamvi Sunset                                                               December 26

In the afternoon the taxi leaves for Pingwe, where you will find the famous rock restaurant. We are not going in, but you can take beautiful pictures with the beautiful afternoon light. If you would like to eat here, go for lunch, at dinner time  it will be dark and you have no view. After the Rock we head to Michamvi, the tip of the peninsula, here you have a beautiful sunset and many people come together to end the day with a drink.

Optional: Tonight there is a nice party in Jambiani, nothing fancy, just on your flipflops

Day 7     Relax day                                                                                                         December 27

Today you can fill in yourself, stay in the hammock, go buy that souvenir in StoneTown or have you always wanted to try surfing?… it’s up to you today.

Optional: Paje has a party with DJ until the late hours for those who still have energy and are looking forward to a party.

Day 8     End of your holiday                                                                                          December 28

Day of departure, the taxi will pick you up at the agreed time and take you to the airport.

 

For a special price from                                 $ 649 per person sharing

Half board from                                             $ 749 per person sharing

 

Excluded:

  • international flight
  • $ 50 tourist visa
  • Zanzibar infrastructure tax ($ 1 pppn)
  • single supplement $ 15 per person per night