Mafia Island is the largest of a small archipelago of islands and atolls and is truly a paradise in the Indian Ocean.
It is the southern most of three islands (Pemba & Zanzibar) located just 12kms off the southern the coast of Tanzania. 130kms from Dar es Salaam, it is reachable by light aircraft in 35 minutes or 45 minutes from Zanzibar and the Selous Game Reserve.
Today Mafia is known as a beautiful Indian Ocean tropical resort that is famous for deep sea fishing and scuba diving. Aquatic life is abundant and the coral gardens are pristine due to the protection of the Mafia Island Marine Park.