37 days in Seychelles & Tanzania Itinerary

37 days in Seychelles & Tanzania Itinerary

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37 days in Seychelles & Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Montreal, Canada
Fly:  20 h 45 min
1
Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 5 nights
Ferry:  30 min
2
La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 5 nights
Ferry + Drive:  2 h
3
Baie Lazare, Seychelles
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11 h
4
Matemwe, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Paje, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h
6
Mafia Island, Tanzania
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 15 min
7
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 4 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 15 min
8
Moshi, Tanzania
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 45 min
9
Arusha, Tanzania
— 8 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Montreal, Canada

5
nights
Praslin Island, Seychelles

Praslin Island ©
Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Cote d’Or Beach and Petite Anse Kerlan. Discover out-of-the-way places like Fond Ferdinand and Anse Bois de Rose Beach. Next up on the itinerary: explore the gorgeous colors at Big Sisters Private Island, get outside with Anse Boudin, hike along Le Glacis Noir, and stroll through Anse La Blague.

For where to stay, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Praslin Island road trip app .

Montreal, Canada to Praslin Island is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Seychelles Time (SCT) is 9 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Montreal in October, with highs in Praslin Island at 35°C and lows at 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Cousin
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Fond Ferdinand ©
Fond Ferdinand
Petite Anse Kerlan ©
Petite Anse Kerlan
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
La Digue Island, Seychelles

La Digue Island ©
La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
Get in touch with nature at Anse Severe and Anse La Reunion Beach. Visit Spiagge di Anse Marron and Union Beach for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Anse Patates Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Grosse Roche Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Union Estate Park, and step off the mainland to explore Felicite Island.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the La Digue Island travel planner.

La Digue Island is just a stone's throw from Praslin Island. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Baie Lazare.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Anse Severe ©
Anse Severe
Spiagge di Anse Marron ©
Spiagge di Anse Marron
Anse Patates Beach ©
Anse Patates Beach

3
nights
Baie Lazare, Seychelles

Baie Lazare ©
Baie Lazare is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. Escape the urban bustle at Anse Takamaka Beach and Sunset Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Anse Royale beach and Anse Aux Pins Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baie Lazare: Eglise de Saint Roch (in Bel Ombre) and Copolia Trail (in Victoria). The adventure continues: get outside with Anse Major, step off the mainland to explore Eden Island Seychelles, and kick back and relax at Baie Ternay Marine National Park.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Baie Lazare journey maker.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from La Digue Island to Baie Lazare takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. In November in Baie Lazare, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Matemwe.

Things to do in Baie Lazare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mahe Island, Eglise de Saint Roch, Copolia Trail
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Copolia Trail ©
Copolia Trail
Anse Takamaka Beach ©
Anse Takamaka Beach
Anse Royale beach ©
Anse Royale beach

1
night
Matemwe, Tanzania

Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Matemwe Beach. On your second day here, Head underground at Kiwengwa Caves and then stroll through Uroa Bay.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Matemwe travel planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Baie Lazare to Matemwe. Traveling from Baie Lazare to Matemwe, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Paje.

Things to do in Matemwe

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Uroa Bay, Kiwengwa Caves
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Matemwe Beach ©
Matemwe Beach
Uroa Bay ©
Uroa Bay

2
nights
Paje, Tanzania

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 11th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Kuza Cave and then stroll through Jambiani Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Paje trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Matemwe to Paje takes 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Paje can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mafia Island.

Things to do in Paje

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Jambiani
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Jambiani Beach ©
Jambiani Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Mafia Island, Tanzania

A quiet, sandy landmass off the coast of Tanzania, Mafia Island lies dotted with peaceful lodges and sleepy fishing villages.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then see the vivid underwater world at Mafia Marine National Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mafia Island online route planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Paje to Mafia Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Mafia Island

Wildlife Outdoors Nature
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mafia Marine National Park ©
Mafia Marine National Park

4
nights
Zanzibar City, Tanzania

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.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Sea Cliff Golf Resort will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral and Mtoni Palace Ruins. And it doesn't end there: experience rural life at Tangawizi Spice Farm, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Cathedral, stop by Fahari Zanzibar, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zanzibar City trip planner.

Fly from Mafia Island to Zanzibar City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry. In November, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Zanzibar Island
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Sea Cliff Golf Resort ©
Sea Cliff Golf Resort
Scuba & Snorkeling
Tangawizi Spice Farm ©
Tangawizi Spice Farm

5
nights
Moshi, Tanzania

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.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Materuni Waterfalls. Step off the beaten path and head to Kikuletwa Hotsprings and Topi Adventure. And it doesn't end there: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, buy something for everyone on your list at Kibo Tower, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilimanjaro Animal C.R.E.W..

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Moshi trip itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Zanzibar City to Moshi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Arusha.

Things to do in Moshi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Kikuletwa Hotsprings ©
Kikuletwa Hotsprings
Materuni Waterfalls ©
Materuni Waterfalls

8
nights
Arusha, Tanzania

Arusha ©
Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Get in touch with nature at Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Safaris. Discover out-of-the-way places like Serengeti Heritage and Climbing Tours. And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tee off at The Kilimanjaro Golf and Wildlife Estate, get outside with Wondrous Africa, and admire the sheer force of Engare sero waterfall.

To find out how to plan a trip to Arusha, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Moshi to Arusha in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in November, and nighttime lows around 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Arusha

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Arusha National Park
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The Kilimanjaro Golf and Wildlife Estate ©
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Safaris

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