Selected fares from Amsterdam to Zanzibar

Flights from Amsterdam

Find Flights From Amsterdam

The major airport serving Amsterdam is the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. It is located at Beekstraat 202 and is about five miles from the downtown district. It is served by numerous domestic and international airlines, including US Airways, United, Turkish, Swiss Air, Royal Air Maroc, Iceland Air, and Iberia. When searching for flights from Amsterdam, check with Orbitz.com, which compares the rates of many airlines at a time, enabling you to choose the rate and accommodation that best suits your needs and budget.

Airport Parking Information

Several parking options are available at the airport. Short-term parking is located in lots P1 and P2 with a maximum three-day parking limit. Long-term parking is available in lot P3, north of the terminal, and a free shuttle service is provided to and from the terminals. A minimum stay of three days is required to park in lot P3.

Transportation to the Airport

The most convenient way to get from downtown to the airport is by the Direct Rail Link. Trains run about every 10 minutes, and airport shuttles are available to and from more than 100 hotels in the city for a small fee. Public transportation, city buses, taxis, bicycle taxis and even canal boats can transport you to the airport. Taxi rates average around €1.80 per kilometer. Some services, especially car rentals, can be purchased on Orbitz.com when you book your flight.

Restaurants Located in the Airport

The airport has numerous restaurants and snack shops available for travelers in a rush or for those who want a sit-down meal. The Brasserie, Bread, Café Amsterdam, the Cone Bar and many others offer a wide variety of snack and food items. Check out Orbitz.com when you are searching for sales on flights from Amsterdam to receive the best price available for your budget flight.

Flights to Zanzibar

Flights to Zanzibar

Zanzibar is an archipelago in Tanzania consisting of the islands of Unguja and Pemba Island. Flights to Zanzibar arrive at the Zanzibar International Airport. The airport serving the archipelago sits on the island of Unguja and is located just 3.7 miles from historic Stone Town, the local government seat for the semi-autonomous island region. Reservations are available for tickets to Zanzibar from Orbitz.com. Airlines providing flight services for the airport include 1Time, Air Italy, Arkefly, Jetairfly, Neos and Oman Air among others.

Transportation from the Airport

Taxis are available at the airport to provide you with transportation into Stone Town. The taxis can be found in the taxi rank in front of the terminal. Prices for rides into town are provided in a fixed list but can be negotiated with the driver.

The Weather in Zanzibar

The climate in Zanzibar is hot year-round, with two rainy seasons that provide most of the precipitation during the year. Temperatures tend to hover around the low to mid 80s Fahrenheit from April to October, rising into the upper 80s and lower 90s from November through March. Lows throughout the year remain consistently in the 70s on average. The rainy seasons occur between March and May and November and December;April and May are the wettest months. Light clothing can be worn for most of the year due to the warmth of the climate.

Things to Do in Zanzibar

Visitors to Zanzibar should find plenty to do after their arrival on one of the incoming flights to Zanzibar. Several beaches provide the perfect locations to relax in after a long flight. Diving is a common activity, and dive shops are located throughout the island to provide guides and equipment rental.

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Hotels in Zanzibar

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Zanzi Resort
Zanzi Resort
Kama, Kama
5.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Kama lodge is within 12 mi (20 km) of Chapwani Island, Shangani Beach, and Prison Island. Forodhani Gardens and Livingstone's House ...

$285

$285
Sea Cliff Resort & Spa
Sea Cliff Resort & Spa
West Coast, Mangapwani
5.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Mangapwani hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Chapwani Island, Shangani Beach, and Prison Island. Forodhani Gardens and Livingstone's ...

$240

$240
Kisiwa House
Kisiwa House
572 Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
5.0 out of 5.0

Located in Stone Town, this luxury guesthouse is within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach, Old Fort, and Forodhani Gardens. Anglican Cathedral and House of Wonders ...

$124

$124
Maru Maru Hotel
Maru Maru Hotel
Gizenga Street, Shangani, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is steps from House of Wonders, Forodhani Gardens, and Old Fort. Shangani Beach and Anglican Cathedral are also within 10 ...

$106

$106
Essque Zalu Zanzibar
Essque Zalu Zanzibar
Nungwi Village, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Nungwi hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mnarani Natural Aquarium, Nungwi Beach, and Kendwa Beach. Mapenzi Beach and Mnemba Island are ...

$403

$403
Kichanga Lodge
Kichanga Lodge
Michamvi Pingwe, Michamvi
4.0 out of 5.0

This Michamvi lodge is on the beach, 9.3 mi (15 km) from Paje Beach, and within 25 mi (40 km) of Jambiani Beach and Jozani Forest Reserve. Kizimkazi Beach is ...

$170

$170
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort All Inclusive
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort All Inclusive
Nungwi North Road, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Nungwi hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nungwi Beach and Kendwa Beach. Mnarani Natural Aquarium is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) away.

$305

$305
Gold Zanzibar Beach House & Spa
Gold Zanzibar Beach House & Spa
Kendwa Beach, Kendwa
5.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Kendwa hotel is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Nungwi Beach and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Kendwa Beach. Mnemba Island and Mnarani Natural Aquarium ...

$237

$237
Dhow Palace Hotel
Dhow Palace Hotel
Kenyatta Road / Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach and Old Fort. Forodhani Gardens and House of Wonders are also within 10 ...

$86

$86
The Z Hotel
The Z Hotel
Nungwi Beach, Nungwi
4.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Nungwi hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Nungwi Beach, Kendwa Beach, and Mnarani Natural Aquarium. Mapenzi Beach and Mnemba Island are ...

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