14 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

14 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

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14 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

Start: Vilnius
+3
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Zanzibar City
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Nungwi
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Vilnius

8
nights
Zanzibar City

Zanzibar City ©
Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
Do some cultural sightseeing at House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) and Hamamni Persian Baths. Escape the urban bustle at Cheetah's Rock and Nakupenda Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Jambiani Beach (in Jambiani), Uroa Bay (in Uroa) and Paje (Scuba & Snorkeling & Paje Beach). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe), pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Peace Memorial Museum (Beit el Amani), and admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Park.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Zanzibar City route planning website .

Vilnius, Lithuania to Zanzibar City is an approximately 17-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Vilnius to Zanzibar City is 1 hour. In April, Zanzibar City is much warmer than Vilnius - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nungwi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Paje, Uroa Bay, Jambiani Beach
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 27:
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach

4
nights
Nungwi

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Escape the urban bustle at Nungwi Beach and Kendwa Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nungwi: Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe) and Kiwengwa Beach (in Kiwengwa). There's more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Nungwi day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Zanzibar City to Nungwi takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Nungwi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kendwa Beach, Kiwengwa Beach, Matemwe Beach
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

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