Machweo Safaris & Tours

Washington,DC, District of Columbia

About Machweo Safaris & Tours

Machweo Safaris & Tours is located at:

Machweo Safaris & Tours
1728 Montana ave NE
Washington,DC, District of Columbia
Phone: 1-800-724-5375
Fax: 1-877-308-6138

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Machweo Safaris & Tours Features

Exotic Safaris
You can feel it the moment you decide to take an Tanzania Safari—the butterflies that come with an approaching adventure. After all, the anticipation is a part of the journey… and there are many excuses to begin imagining yourself in Tanzania legendary wilderness. From deciding which safari is right for you, to choosing the clothes you’ll wear when you’re out on your first game drive, planning is all part of the fun!

Tanzania truly is a dream holiday destination that welcomes visitors from its highest peaks to its deepest lake, from its endless plains to its clear blue waters. Vast numbers of herd animals, predators and bands of apes coupled with the country’s dedication to preservation make Tanzania the optimal choice for exploration and safaris. Yes, the thrill of safari begins long before you set foot in TanzAnia. This section will provide some information to help you get prepared—and excited—for the adventure to come.
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Zanzibar Tours


You can feel it the moment you decide to take an Zanzibar Tour—the butterflies that come with an approaching adventure. After all, the anticipation is a part of the journey… and there are many excuses to begin imagining yourself in Exotic Island of Zanzibar. From deciding which tour is right for you, to choosing the clothes you’ll wear when you’re out strolling the beautiful white sandy beaches, planning is all part of the fun!

Popular Zanzibar tours entail beaches vacations, cultural sites, historic Stone Town, Spice plantation, etc are enough to deserve the attentions of Zanzibar vacationers, honeymooners and Zanzibar tourists from all over the world. Yes, the thrill of tours begins long before you set foot in Zanzibar. This section will provide some information to help you get prepared—and excited—for the adventure to come.
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Machweo Safaris & Tours Attractions

Tanzania Safaris

The Great North Safari Itinerary



MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK



Essential North to South



Selous National Park



Zanzibar Tours

STONE TOWN TOUR

Duration: three & half hours.

The old Zanzibar Stone Town is one of the 16 International Heritage Sites.On these three & half hours tour,we will take you to visit the unique Zanzibar Old Stone Town; .Almost all Zanzibar Old Stone Town centuries old buildings had been built by stone,. The Zanzibar Old Stone Town is characterized by its narrow streets,hanging balconies and Arabic and Far East architectures.

You will get a chance to visit,Beit el ajab(House of Wonder),Sultan’s Palace,Old Fort(built by the Portuguese), Old slave market,bustling city market,historical museum and the leisurely walking through the narrow streets of Stone Town where you can find lots of exotic small bazaars and curio shops.

SPICE TOUR

Duration: three hours

The Islands of Zanzibar are often referred to “The Spice Islands” and on this tour we will take you through the countryside,to visit some of the places where spices grow you will see tropical fruits such as,jackfruits,breadfruits,karambola,pineapples,lychees, and etc. you will get a chance to test those fruits that are in season.Also we will look at other plants such as henna bush,perfume tree,lipstick tree and spices such as cardamon,cinnamon,clove,black pepper, nutmeg and many others.

JOZANI FOREST

Duration:three hours

On this tour,you will get an opportunity to visit the Jozani Forest which is the only natural forest in Zanzibar. In this forest one can see the different types of monkeys including the red colobus,which can be found nowhere else except some parts of west africa and Zanzibar. Also the reserve is one of the last remaining sites of the island indigenous forest with fascinating varieties of flora and fauna.

DOLPHIN TOUR

Duration:five hours

Located on the southern point of the island, Kizimkazi fishing village is home to several schools of bottle-nosed dolphins and Humpback dolphins, which can often be sighted following a short boat trip from the village. If you are fortunate, you may be able to swim quite close to the dolphins, which can be a very worthwhile experience. Kizimkazi is also the site of a 12th century mosque, the earliest evidence of Islam in East Africa, and is thus worth a visit for both natural and cultural reasons

CHANGUU(PRISON) ISLAND

Duration: half or full day

A relaxing day on the island ocean,where we will take you to the small island on the western coast of Zanzibar Island.Changuu Island is a little island with quite a history. It was a private place of detention for recalcitrant slaves.In 1883,a jail was bulit on this little island,that’s why it’s called “Prison Island”.The jail was never in great use,and the ruins can still be seen. Today the island has become a small tourists resort,where you can relax and walk around the island and some giant aldabra tortoise or beautiful peacocks,and swim or snorkel around the coral reefs.

MNemba Lagoon

Duration: full day

Surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Mnemba Island is a supremely tropical island paradise offering the best in barefoot luxury. Just 15 minutes by boat from the main Unguja Island which dominates the Zanzibar Archipelago, Mnemba Island is protected by a tranquil lagoon and boasts spectacular coral reefs.

Dhow Tour

Duration: full day

Our sunset and day time cruises leave Stone Town in the early morning and late afternoon to cruise along the coast, carving through the clear turquoise water. The sounds of the buzz of busy people in Stone Town grow dim in the distance until they seem there, only in remembrance, as the dhow sail you will be served with sodas, drinking water, and lite Zanzibar snacks which will hearten you to sink back into the dhow bench and enjoy the passion of Zanzibar Island while the sun sets down with its stunning orange colors. Your breath will be taken away by the marvel of the fiery golden-sun setting beyond the horizon as it makes the sky a dreamlike canvas of shades of pinks, purples, blues and orange. As you head back for stone town the wind quietly blows into the Latin sail which is truly fascinating.

Safari Blue Tour
Duration: full day

Safari Blue Discover one of the best of Zanzibar! The Menai Bay Conservation Area, to the south of Zanzibar, is an area of unparalleled natural beauty just waiting for you to enjoy. Our trip starts from the village of Fumba a 20-minute drive from Stone Town. Fumba is the most convenient location for exploring the wildlife, isolated sandbanks and rugged island scenery of the Menai Bay Conservation Area.