15 days in Tanzania Itinerary

15 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Serengeti National Park
— 2 nights
2
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
3
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
4
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 2 nights
5
Pemba Island
— 2 nights
6
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights

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.
Step out of Serengeti National Park to go to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and see Olduvai Gorge, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Seronera. There's still lots to do: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool.

Start your trip to Serengeti National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Serengeti National Park is an approximately 17-hour flight. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Jeddah in November; daily highs in Serengeti National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Olduvai Gorge
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Seronera ©
Seronera
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

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 16th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area online vacation planner.

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by car takes about 2.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sat) before leaving for Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tarangire National Park day trip website.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. November in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

2
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Mount Kibo.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kilimanjaro National Park journey maker tool.

Getting from Tarangire National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pemba Island.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo

2
nights
Pemba Island

Pemba Island ©
On the 21st (Wed), delve into the lush surroundings at Pemba Flying Fox Forest and then head off the coast to Pemba Island. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Ngezi Forest Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Misali island.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Pemba Island vacation maker.

Fly from Kilimanjaro National Park to Pemba Island in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Pemba Island

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island
Misali island ©
Misali island
Pemba Flying Fox Forest ©
Pemba Flying Fox Forest

4
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.
Step out of Zanzibar City with an excursion to Nungwi Beach in Nungwi--about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, contemplate the long history of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah's Rock, and look for gifts at Mwanzo Mpya.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zanzibar City vacation planner.

Drive from Pemba Island to Zanzibar City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder evenings in Zanzibar City when traveling from Pemba Island in November, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nungwi Beach, Cheetah's Rock
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock

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