Prison Island & Sandbank Tour

Prison Island & Sandbank Tour

Experience a Tour to Changuu Island – also known as the Prison Island where you will houses a collection of endangered Aldabra giant tortoises which were originally a gift from the British governor of the Seychelles. Learn about why the tortoises call the island their home, as well as taking photos and feeding them too.

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Prison Island, was purchased in 1893 by Lloyd Mathews, the British First Minister of Zanzibar at the time. Once you’ve explored the island, enjoy the opportunity to cool off from the hot weather with a refreshing dip in the surrounding crystal-clear waters. Spend some time snorkeling in the water just off the island and search for colorful tropical fish and vibrant coral reefs.


  • Island fee,
  • snorkeling guide with equipment,
  • snacks, tropical fruits, soft drinks, wine,
  • lunch buffet – Swahili cuisine and Italian cheese, seafood & crustaceans BBQ .