14 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

14 days in Zanzibar Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Zanzibar Island visit planner

Make it your trip
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Zanzibar City
— 6 nights
Drive
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Nungwi
— 4 nights
Shuttle
3
Jambiani
— 2 nights
Drive to Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, Fly to Belgrade

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Zanzibar City

— 6 nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) and The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe). Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Hamamni Persian Baths and Mtoni Palace Ruins. Step out of Zanzibar City with an excursion to Mnemba Atoll in Unguja City--about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah's Rock, stop by Fahari Zanzibar, take an in-depth tour of Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel), and hunt for treasures at Darajani Bazaar.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip itinerary planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Zanzibar City is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Belgrade to Zanzibar City. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Belgrade in July since evenings lows in Zanzibar City dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nungwi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Nungwi

— 4 nights
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Visit Nungwi Beach and Kendwa Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore Nungwi's surroundings by going to Uroa Bay (in Uroa) and Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and stroll through Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nungwi trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Zanzibar City to Nungwi in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Nungwi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can take a shuttle to Jambiani.

Things to do in Nungwi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Jambiani

— 2 nights
Jambiani is known for beaches, adventure, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Paje Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, walk around Jozani Forest, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Zanzibar Butterfly Centre.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Jambiani trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Nungwi to Jambiani takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Jambiani are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jambiani

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island travel guide

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Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands
Unguja
Experience the bustling Zanzibar Island, the financial and economical metropolis of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Most tours of Zanzibar Island start in Zanzibar Town, where centuries of history are on display in Persian bathhouses, street coffee vendors, and the world's last open slave market in Stone Town, the historical center. Beyond that, attractions on Zanzibar Island include numerous archaeological sites dotted across the area.