Zanzibar was once a famous hub for spice trading. With the demise of the slave trade in the 19th century, spice production was once the islands biggest source of income.
A spice tour is the best way to visit the most rural parts of the island. Become an expert in identifying spices including cinnamon, ginger, pepper and vanilla, whilst sampling the delicious local fruits. As you pass through vibrant Zanzibar farming communities, you will have the opportunity to buy spices to take taste of Zanzibar home with you.