EXCURSIONS :: STONE TOWN TOUR"A World Heritage Site"
Zanzibar is actually on the Southern tip of Middle East. It is therefore a colorful mix of Arab, Indian and African culture, which is most beautifully reflected in the narrow streets of Stone. Just three hours strolling tour will take you to historical and cultural discovery why Stone Town is "World Heritage Site". Among the many interesting sites of Stone Town are the Palace Museum, the Former Salve Market, The Old Fort, The House of Wonders and The People Old Market, the place which also you can buy gift and souvenir. It's may not have particularly romantic name, but Stone Town is the last 200 years. It is a place of winding alleys, bustling bazaars, mosques and grand Arab houses whose original owners vied with each other over extravagance of their dwellings. This one-upmanship is particularly reflected in the brass-studded, carved wooden doors-There is more than 500 different examples of this handwork. You can spend many idle hours and days just wandering through the fascinating labyrinth of narrow streets and alleyways.