16 days in Tanzania Itinerary

16 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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16 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Paris
train + Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Arusha
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Serengeti National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Moshi
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  3​h 15​min
7
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Paris

1
night
Arusha

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 5th (Wed): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Arusha online trip maker .

Paris, France to Arusha is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Paris to Arusha. June in Arusha sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Climbing Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Serengeti Hippo Pool. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seronera.

Start your trip to Serengeti National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Arusha to Serengeti National Park by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Tours
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Serengeti Hippo Pool ©
Serengeti Hippo Pool
Seronera ©
Seronera
Balloon Rides

2
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 9th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. On the next day, make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip planner .

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Mon) before leaving for Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

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

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

1
night
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kilimanjaro.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kilimanjaro National Park day trip planning tool .

Getting from Tarangire National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

2
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.
On the 13th (Thu), browse for treasures at Mama Africa Curio, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Moshi itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kilimanjaro National Park to Moshi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nungwi.

Things to do in Moshi

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

1
night
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island

Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Nungwi Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nungwi route maker site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Moshi to Nungwi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. In June in Nungwi, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

4
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.
Zanzibar City is known for nature, historic sites, parks, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Cheetah's Rock, pause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, look for gifts at Mwanzo Mpya, and admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Park.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Zanzibar City trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nungwi to Zanzibar City takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 26°C. On the 19th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Cheetah's Rock
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Scuba & Snorkeling
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©

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