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Shore Excursions

Swahili Paradise Tours is a natural choice for Cruise Ship passengers who which to disembark in Dar es Salaam port or Zanzibar port, and experience a flavor of Africa!

Experienced in handling passenger groups from 40 to 400 we have the knowledge and resources to give passengers a truly magical time when they set foot in Tanzania.

We can organise half and full day guided tour of Dar es Salaam & Zanzibar, Tanzania’s largest and richest city, or its surrounding historic and natural landmarks


Selous Game Reserve - Daytrip Safari


Head out for an adventure you’ll be talking about for years to come. For a full day you’ll drive through this game reserve on the lookout for the “Big Five” – lions, leopards, African elephants, Cape buffalo and rhinos. However, you are not limited to those animals - you might spot giraffes, antelopes and lots of birds. Plus, when you settle in for lunch you’ll still have a great view of the reserve so as not to miss a spotting.Selous Game Reserve - Daytrip Safari


Historic Bagamoyo Daytrip (Dar Es Salam, Tanzania)


This excursion takes you to the studio of Malangatana Valente Ngwenya, the Father of Mozambique Art. Here, he will discuss the meaning of his art which reflects anti-colonial struggles and civil war. You will then travel to Villa Argave, a Portuguese town which has several war murals. To finish your artistic day you’ll visit the National Gallery.

Dar Es Salaam City Tour


Raised from the humble surroundings of a Fishing Village just over a century ago, Dar Es Salaam blossomed into one of the most beautiful sea-side capitals. Many beautiful and un spoilt beaches are within easy reach of Dar Es Salaam, literally translated as "The Heaven of Peace". Our most popular excursion in the city for tourists in transit enroute to the game parks of the North or South, or for Business clients with some leisure time, is the half day Dar Es Salaam City Tour this include National Museum visit, Tanzanite Jewels Gallery & Shop, Villa Museum, Local Fishing & Food Market, Painting Gallery & shops.

Stone Town Zanzibar City Tour


It takes almost 3hrs duration to explore the very fantastic history of this extraordinary site with it's narrowest streets in the world. As a cosmopolitan archipelago, Stone Town prouds of its amazing strong introduction of Indians, Chinese, Oman Arabs, Phoenicians, Sumerians, Persians, Assyrians, Portuguese, Egyptians, Dutch and British Cultures Combined with typical African traditions. The Arab tradition is predominant in Urban design and architecture of stone town where the most impressive and admirable residential structures in town are the large Arab houses with a Central Courtyard (Patio) built in around 19th C.With an exotic mixture of population and Culture, Stone town have more than 49 mosque, 2 Christian churches, 2 Operating Cinemas, 6 Banks, 4Hindu templates, several shops, Supermarkets, the buildings need repair and some have had collapsed already. Our well educated and experienced guides, will feed you with detailed information of those buildings which are of outstanding architectural and historical interest such as The Old fort, house of wonder, former Sultan palace, hamamn Persian bath, peace memorium museum's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Old dispensary and so many other buildings which reflects Variety of Cultural influence.

Dolphin Tour In Zanzibar


This full day excursion will take you to the southern part of zanzibar about one and half an hour driving from the historic stone town. After getting there we take a motorized boat so as to reach the dolphin zone for about five to ten minutes. After swimming and playing with the very friendly dolphins for several hours you will have automatically been given a chance of admiring the wonderful coral reef, Variety of colored fishes and other attractive marine creatures through snorkeling. After taking lunch and shower you will be spoiling yourself on a white sandy beach with beach relaxation before getting's back on board for a trip back

Zanzibar Spice Tour


This is the only tour which will let you know as why Zanzibar is called the spice island. It is done in the Country side about half an hour driving from the historic Stone Town. With the aid of our well educated and experienced guides, you will have known the life cycle and uses of various types of spices, tropical fruits and root crops after being taught in detail. Learning and watching the typical environment of Zanzibar as well as experiencing zanzibar Village life are amongst other things that you are going to be benefited with. Either this tour include a visit to some historical places such as Maruhubi Palace ruins, Kidichi persian bath and the highest point of Zanzibar which is 390 feet above sea level. As touching, smelling and tasting will be upon your choice whilest in the Spice plantantions, asking of any question concerning this tour or stopping the car if you see any historical or interesting things on the way is warmly welcome and totally accepted.

Cape Town Bus Tour


Explore the Mother City with City Sightseeing Tours

Hop onto our open top red bus and explore the Mother City, as she is affectionately known.

With over 30 stops, and taking you to over 50 of Cape Town’s top attractions, the bus allows you to hop-on and hop-off at your leisure.

With our buses scheduled to stop at regular intervals, you will have plenty of time to uncover the city's treasures. So whether you want to jump off and take a quick scenic pic of Table Mountain or wonder around Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens or visit Groot Constantia, the oldest Wine Estate in South Africa, you have the flexibility to do so. Join us and create your own itinerary.

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