Zanzibar Saadani Safaris

Saadani Village Tour

Saadani National Park is the newest National Park which was gazetted at the end of the 1990's. Meet the locals by visiting their village. See where the children learn and watch the daily lives of the local men and women.

The village of Saadani is a centre of Swahili culture located inside the National Park, was once an important harbour-town and slave and ivory trading centre. Today the 800 inhabitants get their income from prawn fishing and coconut plantations. Saadani Park is one of the last coastal nature reserves in Africa and is the best place for beach holidays and wildlife safari.