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See the Monuments of Slavery in Stone Town

This tour, live-streamed from Zanzibar will start from the slave market site, Here I will introduce you to the history, of the slave trade, slave chambers, the cost and action taken to abolish the slave trade in Zanzibar led by David Living stone, and then I will show you also the monument where slaves were tied by a chain. we will continue to Darajani Market where we can see varieties of spices, fruits, fish, meat. We will continue to the narrow street of the stone town where we can see the types of Zanzibar doors which are categorized in Indian door style, Arabian type, and Gujarat door, Then we can head to the narrow street of stone town to the Saint Joseph Cathedral where you can see varieties of Tinga tinga painting shop in the street, Then we will continue to Old Forts (Old fort) here we can explain the history of the Old Fort. We will end the tour with a visit to the Forodhan Garden House of wonder, Sultan palace Museum and Old Dispensary near to Zanzibar Port.

From Zanzibar
Online Experience
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Africa
Upto 10 people
English, French, Italian
Highlights
  • Walk through the historical Stone Town on this live and real-time experience
  • Visit iconic monuments like Saint Joseph Cathedral and Old Fort, and see different types of Zanzibar doors
  • Learn about the history of the town from knowledgeable locals
Description

We will start this live-streamed online experience from the Slave Market, where you will be introduced to the history of the slave trade. You will see the slave chambers and get to know about David Livingstone - the man who took on the herculean task of abolishing slavery. Then, we will head to the monument where slaves were tied by a chain and Darajani Market where you will see varieties of spices, fruits, fish and meat. 

Walking down the narrow streets, you will see various designs of doors like the Indian door style, Arabian door type and Gujarat door type. Later, we head to the Saint Joseph Cathedral where you can see varieties of 'Tinga Tinga' painting shops followed by a visit to the Old Fort. Finally, visit the Forodhani Garden House of Wonder, Sultan Palace Museum and Old Dispensary near the Zanzibar Port.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • This tour involves walking and travelling to different places; at times the mobile network may be intermittent, and the picture may not be clear. However, we will attempt to minimise such disruptions
  • You can book this tour for 35 USD per screen or as a private tour for 100 USD and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Ikunda Tours

I am Kitomar, Managing director at Ikunda Tours Limited. I am currently a holder of Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and Accounting. Our tour guide Martin Bonifasi Mgodas holds an experience of seven years of service in the tourism industry and is licenced by the Zanzibar tourism commission.

From USD 35 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.