28 days in Tanzania Itinerary

28 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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1
Arusha
— 4 nights
2
Serengeti National Park
— 2 nights
3
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
4
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
5
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 2 nights
6
Moshi
— 4 nights
7
Pemba Island
— 2 nights
8
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
9
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 2 nights
10
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 5 nights

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4
nights
Arusha

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Make the 5th (Mon) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Spend the 6th (Tue) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, see the interesting displays at The Tanzanite Experience, and buy something for everyone on your list at Maasai Market Curios and Crafts.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Arusha trip itinerary builder site.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Arusha is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Copenhagen in October, expect nights in Arusha to be somewhat warmer, around 19°C, while days are warmer, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Climbing Tours
Photography Tours

2
nights
Serengeti National Park

Serengeti National Park ©
Few adventures in the world invoke such vivid natural imagery as a trip to Serengeti National Park, a World Heritage Site known for its diverse animal life and memorable scenery.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): soar above the sights with Serengeti Balloon Safaris and then stroll through Retima Hippo Pool. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seronera.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Serengeti National Park vacation planner.

Fly from Arusha to Serengeti National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Arusha in October: high temperatures in Serengeti National Park hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool
Seronera ©
Seronera
Serengeti Balloon Safaris ©
Serengeti Balloon Safaris

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then contemplate the long history of Olduvai Gorge.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area driving holiday website.

You can drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
On the 13th (Tue), stroll through Tarangire National Park.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Tarangire National Park itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park in 4 hours. In October in Tarangire National Park, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

2
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kilimanjaro. On the next day, get interesting insight from Tours.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Kilimanjaro National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Climbing Tours

4
nights
Moshi

Situated in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, the sleepy town of Moshi provides tourist with a safe and pleasant place to stay in while touring the region or braving Africa's highest mountain.
Moshi is known for wildlife, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable tour with Tours, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and look for gifts at Mama Africa Giftshop.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Moshi planning site.

Explore your travel options from Kilimanjaro National Park to Moshi with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Pemba Island.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Spas
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Safaris
Coffee & Tea Tours

2
nights
Pemba Island

Pemba Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Ngezi Forest Reserve and then step off the mainland to explore Pemba Island. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Ndagoni Ruins at Ras Mkumbuu and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Misali island.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Pemba Island day trip planner.

You can fly from Moshi to Pemba Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October, daytime highs in Pemba Island are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nungwi.

Things to do in Pemba Island

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island
Misali island ©
Misali island

3
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.
Step out of Nungwi to go to Kiwengwa and see Off-Road Tours, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Nungwi Beach, test your team's savvy at Escape Room ZANZIBAR, and stop by Bahati Beach Boutique.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Nungwi travel planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Pemba Island to Nungwi in 4 hours. While traveling from Pemba Island, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nungwi, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Paje.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Off-Road Tours

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Rising Sun Dive Center and then stroll around Jozani Forest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Jambiani Beach and then kick back and relax at Paje Beach.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Paje day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nungwi to Paje takes 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Paje can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Paje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Jozani Forest ©
Jozani Forest
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Jambiani Beach ©
Jambiani Beach

5
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 27th (Tue) observing fascinating marine mammals with The Safari Blue. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nakupenda Beach, soothe aching muscles at The Spa at Park Hyatt Zanzibar, and get to know the fascinating history of Stone Town.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zanzibar City travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Paje to Zanzibar City takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Stone Town ©
Stone Town
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Forodhani Gardens ©
Forodhani Gardens

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