Route & dates
Start: Dar es Salaam
Dar es Salaam— 13 nights
Ngorongoro Conservation Area— 2 nights
End: Dar es Salaam
Sun, Oct 11 - Tue, Oct 27
Dar es Salaam
Founded in the mid-19th century, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city, lost the status of the official capital but remains the country's commercial and financial center.Explore Dar es Salaam's surroundings by going to Bagamoyo (Old Boma & Kaole Ruins). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Mbudya Island, get in touch with nature with SAFARI 56 TOURS & SAFARIS, buy something for everyone on your list at Sea Cliff Village, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mbalamwezi Beach Club.
For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dar es Salaam day trip planner.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Julius Nyerere International Airport and Abeid Amani Karume International Airport. In October in Dar es Salaam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Things to do in Dar es Salaam
Bagamoyo, Matema Beachg
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 24:
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.Spend the 25th (Sun) among the memorable landscape of Ngorongoro Crater. It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge and make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.
For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area travel planner.
Getting from Dar es Salaam to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by car takes about 13 hours. On the 27th (Tue), you'll travel back home.
Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:
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