24 days in Africa Itinerary

24 days in Africa Itinerary

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Nairobi, Kenya
— 1 night
Drive
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Nanyuki Town, Kenya
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
— 1 night
Drive
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Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 2 nights
Drive
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Nairobi, Kenya
— 1 night
Drive
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Amboseli National Park, Kenya
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive
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Lake Manyara National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive
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Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Fly
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Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
— Few hours
Drive to Kilimanjaro International Airport, Fly to O R Tambo International
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Johannesburg, South Africa
— 1 night
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
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Nairobi, Kenya

Green City in the Sun

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.
On the 11th (Fri), stroll through Giraffe Centre, then examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum, and then stop by Utamaduni Craft Centre.

For other places to visit and tourist information, refer to the Nairobi road trip website.

Calgary, Canada to Nairobi is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Calgary to Nairobi due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Calgary in November; daily highs in Nairobi reach 28°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Nanyuki Town.

Things to do in Nairobi

Shopping · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

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Nanyuki Town, Kenya

Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): make a trip to Equator Marker and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ngare Ndare Forest Reserve.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nanyuki Town route maker site.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Nanyuki Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lake Nakuru National Park.

Things to do in Nanyuki Town

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya

Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Nakuru. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on Smile to Africa Adventure.

Plan my Lake Nakuru National Park trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Drive from Nanyuki Town to Lake Nakuru National Park in 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Nanyuki Town in November since evenings lows in Lake Nakuru National Park dip to 13°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Lake Nakuru National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
On the 16th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Olare Orok Conservancy.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Maasai Mara National Reserve vacation maker site.

You can drive from Lake Nakuru National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, shuttle, and flight. While traveling from Lake Nakuru National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Maasai Mara National Reserve, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Nairobi, Kenya

Green City in the Sun

Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nairobi itinerary tool.

Fly from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Nairobi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Maasai Mara National Reserve in November, expect Nairobi to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Amboseli National Park.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip

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Amboseli National Park, Kenya

On a tour of Amboseli National Park, you can discover Kenya's diverse wildlife while enjoying stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance.
On the next day, stroll through Selenkay Conservancy and then take in panoramic vistas at Observation Hill.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Amboseli National Park trip maker site.

Fly from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nairobi in November, expect nights in Amboseli National Park to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Amboseli National Park

Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

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Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tarangire National Park trip builder website.

You can drive from Amboseli National Park to Tarangire National Park in 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Amboseli National Park in November, with highs in Tarangire National Park at 30°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Lake Manyara National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

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A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions.
On the 21st (Mon), get a dose of the wild on Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Manyara.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Lake Manyara National Park journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Tarangire National Park to Lake Manyara National Park with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in November, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Lake Manyara National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

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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 22nd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Lake Manyara National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the activities along Mara River and then stroll through Retima Hippo Pool. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Seronera.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park in 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Serengeti National Park can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kilimanjaro.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, go to the Kilimanjaro National Park day trip tool.

You can fly from Serengeti National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park in 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Johannesburg, South Africa

City of Light

Founded when gold was discovered in the area in the late 19th century, Johannesburg quickly grew into a bustling metropolis, South Africa's largest city and the region's economic hub.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, take an in-depth tour of Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, then view the masterpieces at I was shot in Joburg, and finally stop by Jack Friedman Eastgate.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Johannesburg tour planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kilimanjaro National Park to Johannesburg. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time to South Africa Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Johannesburg are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Step out of the city life by going to Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Walking tours. Head to Cultural Vibes Music Shop and Prime Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Victoria Falls Snake Park.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Victoria Falls road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in November, expect Victoria Falls to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Nanyuki Municipality travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Landmarks · Kayaking & Canoeing

Kilimanjaro Region travel guide

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Mountains · Safaris · Hot Springs
Gaze upon the snow-clad top of Africa in the Kilimanjaro Region, taking its name from the continent's spectacular 5,896 m (19,344 ft) mountain of the same name. A hub of mountaineering tourism, the Kilimanjaro Region's capital Moshi is a clean, bustling center that enjoys prosperity from the local coffee industry, and boasts an attractive blend of Asian and African cultures. Those considering tackling the main attraction of the Kilimanjaro Region will need to do some serious planning, as the trek is for experienced hikers only. Non-trekkers can explore the national park's rainforests and wildlife, including buffaloes, leopards, elephants, and more.