31 days in Tanzania Itinerary

31 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Fly
1
Moshi
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 2 nights
Fly
3
Pemba Island
— 2 nights
Fly to Zanzibar, Taxi to Zanzibar City
4
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 2 nights
Shuttle
6
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Serengeti National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Lake Manyara National Park
— 2 nights
Fly to Arusha, Taxi to Arusha
10
Arusha
— 4 nights
Fly
11
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
Drive to Kilimanjaro International Airport, Fly to Vancouver International Airport

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4
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.
Moshi is known for wildlife, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and explore the galleries of Mama Africa Giftshop.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Moshi itinerary planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Moshi is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 11 hours traveling from Vancouver to Moshi due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Moshi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Spas
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Climbing Tours
4.9
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Safari
Safaris
4.9
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Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
4.9

2
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Moshi to Kilimanjaro National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Pemba Island.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Mount Kilimanjaro
Must see
Mount Kilimanjaro
4.6
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.7

2
nights
Pemba Island

Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Ngezi Forest Reserve, then head off the coast to Pemba Island, and then delve into the distant past at Ndagoni Ruins at Ras Mkumbuu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Misali island.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Pemba Island trip planning app.

Fly from Kilimanjaro National Park to Pemba Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Pemba Island

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Pemba Island ©
Island
Pemba Island
4.4
Misali island ©
Island
Misali island
4.9

4
nights
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island

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.
Spend the 11th (Sun) observing fascinating marine mammals with The Safari Blue. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, experience rural life at Tangawizi Spice Farm, see the interesting displays at Freddie Mercury Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Zanzibar City journey builder app.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Pemba Island to Zanzibar City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July in Zanzibar City, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Paje.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): stroll through Paje Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Jambiani Beach and then stroll around Jozani Forest.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Paje trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Zanzibar City to Paje takes 1.5 hours. July in Paje sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can take a shuttle to Nungwi.

Things to do in Paje

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Paje Beach ©
Beach
Paje Beach
4.5
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.5

2
nights
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island

Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll through Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond and then kick back and relax at Nungwi Beach. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room ZANZIBAR, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then push the limits with Zanzibuggy.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nungwi tour itinerary site.

You can take a shuttle from Paje to Nungwi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, daily temperatures in Nungwi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Nungwi Beach ©
Must see
Nungwi Beach
4.4
©
Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.6

3
nights
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 19th (Mon) exploring nature at Seronera. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool, contemplate the waterfront views at Grumeti River, and soar above the sights with Serengeti Balloon Safaris.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Serengeti National Park trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Nungwi to Serengeti National Park takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Seronera ©
National Park
Seronera
4.7
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Nature / Park
Retima Hippo Pool
4.7
Grumeti River ©
Water Body
Grumeti River
4.6

2
nights
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 22nd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area day trip website.

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lake Manyara National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Must see
Ngorongoro Crater
4.8
Olduvai Gorge ©
Historic Site
Olduvai Gorge
4.1

2
nights
Lake Manyara National Park

A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Manyara, surround yourself with nature on Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway, and then look for gifts at African Galleria. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Parc National du Lac Manyara.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lake Manyara National Park online route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Lake Manyara National Park. July in Lake Manyara National Park sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Arusha.

Things to do in Lake Manyara National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Lake Manyara ©
Water Body
Lake Manyara
4.3
African Galleria ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
African Galleria
2.9
Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway ©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway
1.0

4
nights
Arusha

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Spend the 26th (Mon) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Make the 27th (Tue) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre, and browse the exhibits of Isle of Jewels.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Arusha trip maker app.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Lake Manyara National Park to Arusha in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Photography Tours
4.9
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Climbing Tour
Climbing Tours
4.6
©
Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.8

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Tarangire National Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tarangire National Park vacation planner.

You can fly from Arusha to Tarangire National Park in 3.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Tarangire National Park ©
Geologic Formation
Tarangire National Park
4.8

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