16 days in Tanzania Itinerary

16 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Arusha
— 3 nights
2
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 1 night
3
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
4
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 1 night
5
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
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Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 2 nights
7
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights

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Arusha

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Spend the 2nd (Fri) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Spend the 4th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. It doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Arusha trip builder app.

London, UK to Arusha is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Arusha are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Arusha

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Photography Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Climbing Tours

1
night
Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Ngorongoro Conservation Area ©
You can discover Tanzania's varied plant and animal life on a tour of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a World Heritage Site known for its massive volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip planning website.

Drive from Arusha to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks · Nature
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tarangire National Park.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tarangire National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

1
night
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kilimanjaro National Park day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Tarangire National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks · Nature
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

3
nights
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island

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.
Spend the 8th (Thu) observing fascinating marine mammals with The Safari Blue. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nakupenda Beach, see the interesting displays at Freddie Mercury Museum, head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, and pause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Zanzibar City trip site.

You can fly from Kilimanjaro National Park to Zanzibar City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In July in Zanzibar City, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Paje.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

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Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Forodhani Gardens ©
Forodhani Gardens

2
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

Paje ©
Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
On the 11th (Sun), see some colorful creatures with Rising Sun Dive Center and then stroll around Jozani Forest. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Jambiani Beach and then stroll through Paje Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Paje travel tool.

Getting from Zanzibar City to Paje by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Paje are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nungwi.

Things to do in Paje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Jambiani Beach ©
Jambiani Beach
Jozani Forest ©
Jozani Forest

4
nights
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Nungwi Beach and Kendwa Beach. Explore Nungwi's surroundings by going to Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe) and Kiwengwa Beach (in Kiwengwa). There's more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nungwi trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Paje to Nungwi takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Nungwi are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nungwi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

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