16 days in Tanzania & Zambia Itinerary

16 days in Tanzania & Zambia Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Moshi, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
6
Arusha, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
7
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
8
Livingstone, Zambia
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: New Delhi, India

2
nights
Moshi, Tanzania

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour and then take in the exciting artwork at Mama Africa Giftshop. Keep things going the next day: take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Moshi online driving holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Moshi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Moshi is minus 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Climbing Tours
Safaris
Mama Africa Giftshop ©
Mama Africa Giftshop

1
night
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania

Kilimanjaro National Park
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Moshi to Kilimanjaro National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

1
night
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Tarangire National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tarangire National Park online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kilimanjaro National Park to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. September in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

1
night
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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 20th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Tarangire National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

2
nights
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seronera.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Serengeti National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Serengeti National Park can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Arusha.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Seronera ©
Seronera
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

2
nights
Arusha, Tanzania

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Shanga & Shanga Foundation and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Arusha planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Serengeti National Park to Arusha takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Serengeti National Park in September, expect Arusha to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Climbing Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Zanzibar City, Tanzania

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.
On the 25th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Nungwi Beach, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, and then admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Gardens. On your second day here, stroll through Cheetah's Rock and then head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Zanzibar City trip planner.

You can fly from Arusha to Zanzibar City in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Arusha in September; daily highs in Zanzibar City reach 35°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Cheetah's Rock, Nungwi Beach
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

4
nights
Livingstone, Zambia

Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Livingstone is known for nature, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, get a taste of the local shopping with The National Art Gallery, Livingstone, and explore and take pictures at Gorge Swing.

Discover how to plan a Livingstone trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Zanzibar City to Livingstone in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, car, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Zanzibar City to Livingstone is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Zanzibar City in September, things will get a bit cooler in Livingstone: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Livingstone

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Mukuni Village ©
Mukuni Village

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