4 days in Arusha Region Itinerary

4 days in Arusha Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Arusha Region trip planner

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Arusha
— 1 day
Fly
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Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 1 night
Drive
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Lake Manyara National Park
— 1 night
Fly to Arusha, Taxi to Arusha

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Arusha

— 1 day
Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
On the 17th (Thu), take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Arusha road trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Arusha. In December, daily temperatures in Arusha can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Outdoors · Tours
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Tarangire National Park

— 1 night
On the 18th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tarangire National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Arusha to Tarangire National Park takes 3.5 hours. December in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

— 1 night
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 19th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Tarangire National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lake Manyara National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Lake Manyara National Park

— 1 night
A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): look for gifts at African Galleria, surround yourself with nature on Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway, and then explore the activities along Lake Manyara.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lake Manyara National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Lake Manyara National Park with the Route module. December in Lake Manyara National Park sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lake Manyara National Park

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Outdoors

Arusha Region travel guide

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Geologic Formations · Safaris · Specialty Museums
Tourism Arusha Region booms, with international visitors coming from all corners of the globe for safaris in its spectacular national parks and reserves--some of them World Heritage Sites. Wildlife includes big five game, black-and-white colobus monkeys, and Narina trogons; meanwhile, archeological sites feature 600-year-old stone structures. Active vacations in the Arusha Region can feature expeditions up Mount Meru, Tanzania's second-highest peak, fueled by nyama choma, a local barbecue served with a peppery sauce and a beer or soda.