Exclusive New Year’s Eve Dhow Cruise with View of the Zanzibar Skyline and Fireworks

If you’re spending New Year’s Eve in Zanzibar, celebrate in style and excitements on this New Year’s Eve cruise with views of Zanzibar skyline and fireworks! As the clock strikes midnight, your Dhow will be in perfect position in Stone Town Harbor to watch the fireworks erupt over the twinkling Stone Town city. You can also ring in the New Year as you watch the full moon and stars on the Indian Ocean, while the Swahili Musicians sing their Swahili songs through traditional drums and guitars rather than floating through the peaceful Stone Town Harbor.

Exclusive New Year’s Eve Dhow Cruise with View of the Zanzibar Skyline and Fireworks

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Tour Highlights

  • New Year’s Eve cruise in Stone Town City.
  • Ring in the New Year as you cruise through Stone Town Harbor.
  • Beer, wine, soft drinks and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
  • Watch the full moon and fallen stars.
  • Champagne toast at midnight.
  • Views of the sparkling Stone Town skyline fireworks.
  • Opt for luxury Prison Island cruise for an upgraded experience Zanzibar Years’ Eve!

Champagne Toast at Midnight

Cruise by traditional dhow on a New Year’s Eve celebration through Historical Stone Town Harbor. Travel through the harbor, enjoying complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beer, wine and soft drinks as you admire views of the Stone Town, Prison Island and the Lower Stone Town skyline. Find your groove on the Dhow dance floor, where festive music will be playing on a traditional Swahili system. You can also check out natural full moon and falling stars with your pals.

At midnight, enjoy a complimentary Champagne toast and watch the Stone Town fireworks show from the outdoor top deck.

Upgrade to luxury Prison Island cruise
If you are seeking an upgraded experience for your New Year’s Dhow Cruise, look no further than the Prison Island! This is one-of-a-kind luxury Dhow features a full moon and falling stars via Prison Island. Enjoy comfortable Swahili seating and complimentary top shelf liquor from beverage bars. You will ring in the New Year to the sound of a live Swahili Singers!

Upgrade features:

  • Sail on a one-of-a-kind luxury Traditional Dhow.
  • Open bar with shelf liquor.
  • Passed in the Port and ahead to Prison Island.
  • Deluxe dessert trays.
  • Live Swahili Songs and Music.
  • Party favors.
  • Comfortable Swahili seating.


  • Beer, wine and soft drinks.
  • Hors d’oeuvres.
  • Champagne toast at midnight.
  • Magnificent views of the Stone Town skyline and fireworks celebration.
  • Live Swahili Music and songs all under the same full moon and falling stars.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional info

  • Minimum age is 5 years.
  • Valid Ticket must be presented to board the Dhow.
  • If you wish to go out on the roof deck, dress appropriately for cold weather.