zanzibar is fast becoming one of the top diving destinations in the world: coral reef structures abundant with marine life, good visibility (20-60metres) and a year round average temperature of 27°C make for an excellent diving and snorkelling experience. mnemba atol possesses one of the highest concentrations of turtles anywhere in the world and the numerous coral reefs off the coast of nunwgi are teeming with napoleon wrasse, graceful manta rays, kingfish, barracuda and wahoo fish.
scuba divers will appreciate fantastic wall dives, night dives and drift dives off beautiful beaches, in warm and tropical waters and be rewarded with a rich variety of marine life.
• kite surfing
are available and can be arranged through the Z hotel with 3rd party specialist companies based in the nungwi area.
the kaskazi wind that once powered the sailboats of exotic merchant traders to zanzibar is now being enjoyed by kite surfers. the reliable winds, white powdery beaches and shallow turquoise water make it a kite surfer’s paradise.
kite surfing has grown rapidly in recent years. it is an exciting sport for people of all ages and abilities…all you need is the power of the wind and there is no damage to our precious environment….!
we work in partnership with 2 local international charter companies to offer deep sea fishing.
the zanzibar and pemba fishing grounds are teeming with an abundance of wahoo, mahi mahi, barracuda, giant trevally, yellow fin tuna and of course the most wanted billfish.
the Z hotel has an affiliate company with whom they can arrange private sunset cruises for the ultimate romantic evening. sip champagne while watching a kaleidoscope of burning colours fill the sky until the sun dips into the ocean.
the cruise will take you out at just the right time to catch the optimum sunset, allowing you to relax on the upper deck while cruising the north west coast following the last rays of sunlight.