Nakupenda Beach, Stone Town

4.7
Beach · Nature / Park
Snorkel and swim with dolphins at Nakupenda Beach, a wide stretch of white sand gently sloping into turquoise waters. Rent equipment from the beach's diving center and venture into the waters to see the multicolored marine life. Alternatively, take a boat cruise or go reef game fishing. You can play with and feed tortoises and watch peacocks in the lush greenery behind the beach. Tents on site prepare fresh seafood dishes. Plan to visit Nakupenda Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Zanzibar City attractions using our Zanzibar City journey planner.
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  • Stsr eric organised the tour for us from michamvi.the tour included hotel pick up,boat ride with the lunch .it was very wonderful to be in the sandbank.the water here is blue and very attractive...  more »
  • I have no words for this place as it was so beautiful to see the clear sandbank, the water was green/blue. You have to wait for the tide to go away I order to be able to have like a small picnic...  more »
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  • We took a private boat there. The waters are clear and the sand is lovely on this sandbank just off the coast, not measuring more than probably a couple of hundred metres long. It was very busy though, which not only made it quite noisy, but meant a lot of rubbish was being blown in to the sea. We went snorkling but the coral appeared to be dying/dead and there wasn't a great deal of fish to see sadly.
  • Awesome, went there at around 4 pm and left 2 hours later. Definitely a recommendation. Looks like paradise.

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