Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) about the Dolphins Tour in Zanzibar

Dolphins are loved by many people all over the world because of their free style way of doing things. Many young children love dolphins partly due to the content that they watch on the Televisions- their love is always demonstrated by talking about Dolphins with their friends; you may not recognize that but if you have been around children below 10 years, you always hear them talk about several characters that they watch on Television. Going for a Dolphin tour in Zanzibar can be a thrilling experience since you never know what to expect. Nevertheless, you expectations are always high on such a tour. If you plan on coming for a dolphin tour, let me answer some of the frequently asked questions such that you have imaginable expectations:

Do dolphins exist in Tanzania?

Yes, dolphins do exist in Tanzania and you can easily view them. The best location to go for a dolphin tour is Zanzibar around the Kizimkazi. Dolphin spotting is one of the less sought after yet interesting tours in Tanzania.

What to expect on a dolphin tour in Tanzania?

You have to fly from mainland Tanzania to Zanzibar. Zanzibar is an archipelago of Islands and is part of Tanzania. Before, it was an independent state but later united with Tanganyika, mainland Tanzania, to form Tanzania. Zanzibar is beautiful and one of the things to expect during your tour on the islands is dolphin spotting. Dolphins are available in Zanzibar around the south western part of the coast at the place called Kizimkazi.  If you want to go see them, you take a dhow from stone town, which is the capital of the islands, to the south coast towards Kizimkazi. On reaching the spot, you are briefed about what to do and what to expect and other dos and don’ts; later, you sail to the Indian Ocean in search of the dolphins. On many occasions, you shall view the dolphins however you are always advised to stay 20 meters away for clear photo shot-the dolphins are always visible doing their acrobatics as they enjoy their life in the water.

Is there any nearest accommodation when you go for a dolphin tour?

Once you go for a dolphin tour, you have to sail back to stone town, the capital of Zanzibar, such that you book your accommodation. There are no accommodations around Kizimkazi but you always assured of getting the best accommodation in stone town.

Is dolphin spotting acceptable to children?

At least, you must 10 years and above to enjoy a dolphin tour. There is no limit to what you can expect if you take a trip to Zanzibar, Zanzibar is truly amazing. From the people to the different tourist attraction, you would be short of what to do. If you are looking for a reliable tour operator in Tanzania, consider travelling to Zanzibar with Jackpot safaris, we have the best fleet of cars for your comfortable journey. Book now at “Jackpot safaris,”


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