28 days in Tanzania Itinerary

28 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 7 nights
2
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights
3
Lake Manyara National Park
— 4 nights
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 3 nights
5
Serengeti National Park
— 4 nights
6
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 4 nights

7
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.
Nungwi Beach has been added to your itinerary. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Kendwa Beach and Matemwe Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Cheetah's Rock and Nakupenda Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zanzibar City: Uroa Bay (in Uroa) and Nungwi (blacklulu & Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, stop by Mwanzo Mpya, delve into the distant past at Hamamni Persian Baths, and examine the collection at Freddie Mercury Museum.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Zanzibar City trip planner.

Khartoum, Sudan to Zanzibar City is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Africa Time (CAT) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Khartoum, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Zanzibar City, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Paje.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Nungwi, Cheetah's Rock, Uroa Bay, Matemwe Beach, Kendwa Beach
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach

4
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

Paje ©
Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
Take a break from the city and head to Paje Beach and Zanzibar Butterfly Centre. There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jozani Forest, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and Head underground at Kuza Cave.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Paje online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Zanzibar City to Paje takes 1.5 hours. In June in Paje, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Lake Manyara National Park.

Things to do in Paje

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Kuza Cave
Highlights from your plan
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Jozani Forest ©
Jozani Forest
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park ©
A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions.
Take a break from the city and head to Tarangire National Park and Lake Manyara. Step out of Lake Manyara National Park to go to Karatu and see Elephant Caves, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's more to do: look for gifts at African Galleria.

Before you visit Lake Manyara National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Paje to Lake Manyara National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Paje in July: high temperatures in Lake Manyara National Park hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Lake Manyara National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Elephant Caves, Tarangire National Park
Highlights from your plan
Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park
Lake Manyara ©
Lake Manyara
African Galleria ©
African Galleria

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area day trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lake Manyara National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You will leave for Serengeti National Park on the 10th (Tue).

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Seronera and Retima Hippo Pool.

For more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park online holiday maker.

Drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park in 2.5 hours. You will leave for Kilimanjaro National Park on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Seronera ©
Seronera
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

4
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Escape the urban bustle at Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kibo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kilimanjaro National Park: Mt Meru (in Arusha National Park) and Chagga Museum (in Marangu).

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kilimanjaro National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Serengeti National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mt Meru, Chagga Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mt Meru ©
Mt Meru
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo

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