Tanzania’s first Marine Park, gazetted in 1995
Pristine, unspoilt and overall un-crowded beaches for diving, snorkeling, kayaking, deep-sea fishing etc.
Deeper channels around the island are renowned for world class deep sea fishing.
Unspoilt coral reefs gives makes it one of the best dive sites in the world.
Un-crowded beaches remain a popular breeding grounds for giant and green turtles.
Very clear waters giving very good under water visibility for diving and snorkeling activities.
Historical architecture-mosques, buildings dating back to the eighth century.
Historically was a hub for ancient trade between the Far East and East Africa.
Over 120 different species of birds.