Wander through narrow streets and colourful markets in Stone Town – brimming with history and culture – before slowing down and relaxing on the powder white beach on Michamvi Peninsula.

Stay in a beautiful Scandinavian beach lodge, surrounded by lush tropical gardens and boasting luxuries such as a spa beside a waterfall and first-class rooftop Champagne bar.

The Coconut Beach Holiday is a chance to truly spoil your loved one and costs from £1,896 pp (two sharing), including two nights’ B&B at Emerson on Hurumzi and four nights’ full-board at White Sand Villas. International flights extra.

Call AITO* member Expert Africa on 020 3405 6666 (www.expertafrica.com). *AITO is The Specialist Travel Association: more than 120 specialist travel companies providing an unrivalled collection of holiday ideas that cover every corner of the world. Consumers booking with AITO can be assured of high-quality holidays and excellent personal service. Visit www.aito.com for further information.