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Pemba Island

W, Tanzania
+255 22 266 4878
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Gorgeous green Island

This island is more than amazing, the greenery, the forests, beaches and people ... wonderful... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Mohamad L
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Paradize island

After 2 weeks on Zanzibar Island, we have explored Pemba Island Coming by plan coastal aviation... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Christophe D
Paris, France
via mobile
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+255 22 266 4878
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This island is more than amazing, the greenery, the forests, beaches and people ... wonderful place. we have only been in the northern part though, next trip will visit the south.

Thank Mohamad L
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

After 2 weeks on Zanzibar Island, we have explored Pemba Island Coming by plan coastal aviation and arrived at Chake Chake, we went to north west coast Crossing this green island with a farmer landscape, wonderful valleys, forest / Classified UNESCO , clean and large...More

1  Thank Christophe D
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Pemba is the real deal, it has everything the main island has but it’s greener, cheaper and friendlier Great beaches, flying foxes, spice farms and cloves everywhere Not so touristy but it’s all there, only thing that stopped it being perfect for us was it...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

When you want to enjoy peace and quiet . Fresh weather. Connect with a green environment. Pemba is what you need. The locals are decent.

1  Thank Hawa N
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Spent a wonderful three days on Pemba Island.People so friendly and kind.Visited friends and enjoyed the atmosphere.

2  Thank pat15kelly
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Trees and trees and village life as it was 50 years ago, simplicity that is rare, smiles galore, fresh air, and beach life as you dream it

Thank Mwambao
Reviewed 5 June 2017

What a dream come true! There is something about being so secluded, in a way it's a risk to the modern mind... :) The risk was all worth it! I had my trip's "moment", when we arrived in the bay of Pemba island on the...More

2  Thank Isolde B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A lesser known part of the Zanzibar archipelago, Pemba island is simply incredible! Mangrove beaches, incredible diving and snorkeling, beautiful resorts! I strongly suggest to anyone who wants to explore the sea in Tanzania to travel to Pemba, which is easily reachable with a 40...More

Thank Beppe V
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Much less frequented than Zanzibar,turcoise water and so isolated. If you look for peace and quiet this is the place for you.

3  Thank LoveSun50
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Amazing island to discover the Swahili culture and incredible beaches and nature. Different than Zanzibar (Unguja), Pemba is full of hills and rivers. Enjoy!

1  Thank Andrea G
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Questions & Answers
1 September 2017|
Response from pat15kelly | Reviewed this property |
At all time we felt very safe in Zanzibar and on Pemba.
12 November 2016|
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Response from NASSOR H | Reviewed this property |
Please contact to this guy(Pemban) cellphone number +255 777 43 73 97.
11 November 2016|
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Response from Sa q | Reviewed this property |
plenty of taxi in the island safe too