Chole Island Tour

Chole Island is one of the oldest inhabited islands in the Mafia archipelago. It has long history which dates back to the 12th century. Explore the ruins with Arabic and German influences that today have been overgrown by nature. Your guide will take you through the small villages of the island and also show you where the traditional Swahili dhows are built by skilled craftsmen using hand tools.

Tour Duration

Departure Time: morning or afternoon
Duration: 2 to 3 hours

Physical Rating


Important Note

in respect to the local communities: cover shoulders & knees

Not to forget

Sunhat & Sunlotion