Toa hotel & Spa


The location of the hotel is excellent for trips around the island of Zanzibar in order to experience its unique charm.

The Island of Spices

Spice Tour

See, feel and taste it all on a guided walk through villages and spice plantations, where herbal guides provide in-depth information not only about spices, but also about organically grown herbs and detailed descriptions of their uses in traditional dishes, as remedies for illnesses and even for dyeing traditional ceremonial robes for weddings and festivals. Also sample Zanzibar’s exotic tropical fruits on this excursion. The history of Zanzibar would be incomplete without cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, pepper and many other spices that are indispensable in the daily life of a Zanzibari.
The wild side of zanzibar

Monkey forest

zanzibar’s only national park is a beautiful and naturally preserved forest, virtually devoid of human influence. Here you can observe Red Columbus Monkeys in their natural habitat, which can be a great photo opportunity. It is perfect for all visitors, no matter what age.
The home of giant tortoises

Prison island

Hop on a 30-minute boat ride from the shore and glide past Stone Town’s skyline before setting foot on Prison Island’s beautiful beach. Surrounded by crystal clear waters, the island was used to house violent prisoners and as a quarantine station in the 1890s.

Learn about the adventure of the giant tortoises that have taken up residence on the island since the late 19th century. Explore the turtle sanctuary and discover the largest turtle species in the world, these ancient centenarian turtles that are over 150 years old.

Go back in time

Historic Stone Town

Arouse your curiosity with a tour of the old town of Zanzibar. The stone city, also known as Mji Mkongwe, is part of the older city of Zanzibar and is full of history and ancient stories. Be captivated by the peculiarities of its unique architecture, which blends Arabic, Persian, Indian, European and African traditions.

Explore the famous old buildings such as the Anglican Cathedral, the former slave market and the Sultan’s Palace and discover the wonders of Stone Town, which has been a World Heritage Site since 2000 UNESCO.

The perfect place to for water exploration

Swimming & Diving

Explore the underwater world of Zanzibar… Begin the journey by setting sail from Fumba (southwest of Zanzibar) on a traditional sailing dhow. Enjoy the thrill of searching for humpback and bottlenose dolphins in Menai Bay, Zanzibar’s largest marine reserve. The crystal clear turquoise waters around Menai Bay are a perfect place for snorkeling.

Return aboard the dhow and sail towards the beautiful island of Kwale. Explore the mangroves and dive into the water to discover centuries of history stored in the coral.