Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in Zanzibar and has attracted more than 68% of Investment projects approved by ZIPA. The sector boasts a wide variety of tourism options, from the historical and cultural sites of Old Stone Town, to beach and leisure activities. It is a very promising sector with high returns.

With more emphasis on eco-tourism, opportunities exist in:
Up market hotels/resorts specifically chain hotels
Sports tourism
Conference tourism.
Health tourism
Heritage Tourism
Special cuisine restaurants
Sports activities, amusement and recreation activities
Tour operation (Locals only)