Introduction to Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

Kendwa Beach Zanzibar, nestled on the northwestern coast of Zanzibar, boasts pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and a vibrant atmosphere.
With its lively beach clubs and stunning sunsets, Kendwa Beach Zanzibar offers an unforgettable tropical escape.

Why visit Kendwa Beach Zanzibar?

  • Beautiful white sandy beaches.
  • Vibrant beach bars and nightlife.
  • Stunning sunsets over the ocean.
  • Water sports and beach activities.
  • Relaxing and laid-back atmosphere.

Getting to Kendwa Beach Zanzibar 

By Road

Arusha National Park can be reached by road from Arusha city. The journey from Arusha takes around a 50km/1 hour drive.

By Air

Fly from Dar es Salaam to Abeid Amani Karume International Airport in Zanzibar, then take a short drive to reach the stunning beachfront of Kendwa village.

Best Time to Visit Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

The best time to visit Kendwa is during the dry season, from June to October, when the weather is sunny, and there is minimal rainfall. 
This period offers perfect beach weather and allows for various water activities such as swimming, snorkeling, and diving in clear turquoise waters.
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Things to do in Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

Experience beachside bliss, indulge in water sports, and immerse yourself in vibrant nightlife at Kendwa, Zanzibar’s lively coastal destination.

Wildlife in Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

Explore the rich wildlife of Kendwa and encounter a variety of fascinating animal species in their natural environment.

Popular Activities in Kendwa Beach Zanzibar 

Kendwa beckons with vibrant nightlife, water sports like jet skiing, sailing, diving, and beachfront relaxation amid breathtaking sunsets.

Landscape in Kendwa Beach Zanzibar 

Kendwa boasts breathtaking landscapes, from pristine white sandy beaches to crystal-clear turquoise waters, inviting you to unwind and soak up the natural beauty.

Birdlife in Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

Kendwa is a haven for birdwatchers, with its diverse avian population and opportunities to observe unique species in their natural habitat.

Where to stay in Arusha National Park

From luxurious safari lodges a more rustic camping experiences, there are plenty of great options for where to stay in Arusha National Park.

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Top questions answered for Kendwa Beach Zanzibar

Find all the answers to your top questions about Kendwa in one place. From the best time to visit popular activities, get essential information for a fantastic beach escape.
Kendwa boasts stunning beaches known for soft white sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters. The most popular ones include Kendwa Beach, Nungwi Beach, and Bwejuu Beach.
The best time to visit Kendwa is during the dry season, which typically extends from June to October. This period offers sunny weather, ideal for beach activities and water sports.
Kendwa offers various water sports activities, including snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, jet skiing, parasailing, and stand-up paddleboarding. Explore the vibrant marine life and thrilling water adventures.
While Kendwa is primarily a beach destination, you can immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting nearby villages, participating in Swahili cooking classes, or watching traditional performances.
Kendwa offers a range of seafood restaurants serving freshly caught fish, prawns, lobsters, and other delicious seafood dishes. Some popular options include LangiLangi Beach Bungalows Restaurant and Kendwa Rocks Restaurant.
From Kendwa, you can visit the historic Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and explore its narrow streets, historic buildings, and bustling markets. You can also take a boat trip to Prison Island or embark on a spice tour.
Absolutely! Kendwa is known for its breathtaking sunsets. Head to the beach, relax on a lounge chair and watch as the sun paints the sky in vibrant hues, creating a magical ambiance.
Kendwa offers a variety of accommodation options to suit different budgets and preferences. You can choose from beachfront resorts, boutique hotels, guesthouses, and budget-friendly lodgings.
Yes, Kendwa is a fantastic destination for diving and snorkeling enthusiasts. Explore the colorful coral reefs teeming with tropical fish, encounter marine creatures like turtles and dolphins, and discover underwater wonders.
While Kendwa is primarily a beach destination, small local shops and stalls sell handmade crafts, clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs. For a wider range of shopping options, visit nearby Stone Town.
Kendwa offers a variety of dining options, from local Swahili dishes to international cuisine. Try local delicacies like Zanzibar biryani, seafood curries, and freshly squeezed fruit juices.
During low tide, you can take long beach walks, indulge in beach volleyball or soccer, explore tide pools teeming with marine life, or relax and soak up the sun.
Yes, Kendwa provides opportunities for deep-sea fishing excursions. Join a fishing trip and try your luck in catching species like marlin, sailfish, and tuna, guided by experienced local fishermen.
While Kendwa is generally a safe destination, it is advisable to take common safety precautions. Secure your belongings, be cautious of strong currents when swimming, and follow any local guidelines or instructions provided by Easy Travel.

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