A holiday without beach can be a holiday that is missing something. In East Africa beach holidays destinations recommended places are Zanzibar Island, Mafia Island, Dar es Salaam beaches, Bagamoyo beach, Pangani beach, Tanga beach and Mombasa beach in Kenya. Advantages of beach holiday is to taste tropical weather experience, to get cool breeze air from Ocean, sport fishing, diving on coral reefs, eating tropical food and fruits and experience Swahili culture. East Africa, sometimes beach destinations are known as Swahili Coast. They are called Swahili coast due to History of Kiswahili language were born there as Arab phrases mixed with African Bantu phrases to form Swahili Language.
Most famous beach holidays destination is Zanzibar island. Stone Town is main city of Zanzibar and is located on the western coast of Unguja. Stone town is heart of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Stone town carry main historical and artistic importance in East Africa. Stone town architecture from many years dating back to the 19th century shows the diverse influences underlying the Swahili culture, with a unique mixture of Moorish, Arab, Persian, Indian and European elements. UNESCO put Zanzibar on high status as World Heritage site as it has wonderful history, slave trade market and history.
There are low price cheap beach holidays and seasonal discount offers from Beach resorts, example book 4 nights and pay 3 nights; meaning one night is free. Beach holiday in Zanzibar can be categorized to North coast Nungwi beach, East Coast beach and Southern coast beaches. All these zones have beautiful white sand beaches and good beach hotels and resorts provide enjoyable holidays moment. Diving centre are modern and well developed to provide World standard scuba diving experience.
Mombasa beach is nice beach on coast of Kenya and is another famous beach holiday in East Africa.
Bagamoyo Beach is nice beach, less visited but beautiful beach destination. Bagamoyo is ideal for short time beach holidays in Tanzania.
Tanga and Pangani beach are exotic beach destinations, remotely located and ideal for private ecotourism expectations.