Boat Ride at the Lake Victoria/ visit to the Saa Nane Island
We will take you to saa Nane Island where you will enjoy the boat ride to Saa nane Island is a fully fledged National Park since July, 2013, covering an area of 2.18 sq km comprises of three islets and aquatic environment. The islets lie on the southern part of the main Island. The park made a record of being the first ever National Park to be located within the City Mwanza and the smallest National Park in both Tanzania and East Africa. The Park is the home of mammals like Impala, Rock Hyrax, Velvet Monkeys and Wild Cats. The presence of “De-brazas Monkey” underscores its potential as the only Park in the country inhabiting the species. Reptiles are also dominant; they include crocodiles, Monitor Lizards, Agama Lizards, Tortoises, Snakes particularly Python.
Saanane Island is an ideal place for game viewing, bird watching, rock hiking, boat cruise, walking, picnics, bush lunch, photographing/filming, meditation and sport fishing. Special occasions like wedding, engagement, team building, family day and birthdays can also be organized.
The aquatic part of the Park inhabits a variety of fisheries life, mainly Tilapia and Nile Perch. Then after, you will be driven back to the hotel of your choice.
What is included: pick up and drop off by motor boat, return hotel transfer, entrance fees
Relaxation at the beach in Mwanza
We can take you to either Malaika beach, Charcoal Ribs beach or Tunza beach for relaxation and enjoy the cool breeze from the lake. Will then drive you back to the hotel of your choice.
What is included, return transfers, entrance charges at the beach, bottled mineral water per person.
We can also take you to Bujora Museum where you will enjoy the snake dance from the sukuma tribe. The tour takes approximately 3 hours.
Bujora is 20kms from the city centre on the road to Musoma. In the museum are guided tours in English and Swahili which last nearly two hours. Afterwards one can still walk around , take pictures, have a drink and can rest in the beautiful round church built like a traditional Sukuma House. The cult objects like altar, tabernacle, pulpit, etc are shaped in Sukuma fashion. Later on will be transferred back to the hotel of your choice.
What is included: entrance fees, return transfer to your hotel in town, 1 liter of mineral drinking water per person and lunch.
Visit the markets in Mwanza
Will take you to the fish market called Mwaloni where you will have an exposure of the entire market where especially fish is being sold. Will also have an amazing view of the ferries at the harbor operating from Ukerewe Island to Mwanza and others to Sengerema. You will also have an opportunity of enjoying the local prepared food. Later on will drive you back to your hotel.