16 days in Tanzania & Kenya Itinerary

16 days in Tanzania & Kenya Itinerary

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16 days in Tanzania & Kenya Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City, Kuwait
Fly + taxi:  9​h 30​min
1
Moshi, Tanzania
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Nairobi, Kenya
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
6
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Kuwait City, Kuwait


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1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then browse for treasures at Mama Africa Curio.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Moshi visit site .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Moshi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours Outdoors Shopping
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Climbing Tours
Mama Africa Giftshop ©
Mama Africa Giftshop

3
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Nairobi is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, admire the striking features of African Heritage House, look for gifts at Utamaduni Craft Centre, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Giraffe Centre.

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Getting from Moshi to Nairobi by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. October in Nairobi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Tours
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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park

3
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 21st (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Olare Orok Conservancy. Spend the 23rd (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Ol Kinyei Conservancy.

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Getting from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. In October, Maasai Mara National Reserve is slightly colder than Nairobi - with highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle

3
nights
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

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.
Spend the 25th (Fri) exploring nature at Seronera. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Serengeti National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool, explore the striking landscape at Oldupai Gorge, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Serengeti National Park trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Serengeti National Park in 3.5 hours. In October in Serengeti National Park, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Oldupai Gorge
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Serengeti National Park ©
Serengeti National Park
Seronera ©
Seronera
Oldupai Gorge ©
Oldupai Gorge

1
night
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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 27th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip maker site .

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car 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, Tanzania

Tarangire National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Tarangire National Park.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tarangire National Park online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 5 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 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

3
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.
Take a break from Zanzibar City with a short trip to Nungwi Beach in Nungwi, about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, contemplate the long history of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Park, and stroll through Cheetah's Rock.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Tarangire National Park to Zanzibar City in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Tarangire National Park in October, things will get a bit warmer in Zanzibar City: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Beaches Wildlife

Side Trips

Nungwi Beach, Cheetah's Rock
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

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