18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Manchester
fly:  22​h
1
Moshi
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 1 night
shuttle:  2​h 30​min
3
Serengeti National Park
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
4
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Manchester

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Moshi side-trips: Mount Kilimanjaro (in Kilimanjaro National Park) and Chagga Museum (in Marangu). Spend the 1st (Sat) on two wheels at Ascend Tanzania. There's lots more to do: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Chala, stroll through Kilimanjaro Animal C.R.E.W., and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Moshi trip planning tool .

Manchester, UK to Moshi is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Manchester to Moshi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Chagga Museum, Mount Kilimanjaro
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Climbing Tours
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Safaris

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area online vacation planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Moshi to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

3
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.
Spend the 3rd (Mon) exploring nature at Seronera. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Serengeti National Park, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and explore the striking landscape at Oldupai Gorge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Nungwi.

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
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nungwi: Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe) and Mnemba Atoll (in Unguja City). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Nungwi Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kendwa Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Tazari Caves, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Nungwi trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Serengeti National Park to Nungwi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. August in Nungwi sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kendwa, Matemwe Beach, Mnemba Atoll, St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Cathedral
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

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