PRISON ISLAND

PRISON ISLAND

This trip starts at Zanzibar ferry where we take a boat to Prison Island , its about 30minutes by boat. It was once owned by an Arab and used for confinement of refractory slaves. It was bought by General Mathews who built a prison in 1893 which still stands. These days the prisoners are long gone and it is now home to the giant land tortoises, where you can get up close and personal with before having the opportunity to swim around the island
you will have a time to feed tortoise to take picture and to see other birds