22 days in Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania Itinerary

22 days in Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kampala, Uganda
— 4 nights
2
Nairobi, Kenya
— 4 nights
3
Moshi, Tanzania
— 1 night
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
5
Arusha, Tanzania
— 3 nights
6
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 4 nights
7
Mombasa, Kenya
— 3 nights

4
nights
Kampala, Uganda

Kampala enjoys the reputation of a modern city with a buzzing atmosphere--it also serves as a good base point for exploring the surrounding area.
Explore Kampala's surroundings by going to Entebbe (Off-Road Tours, Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre, &more). Spend the 5th (Mon) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gaddafi National Mosque, view the masterpieces at Afriart Gallery, and skim along the rocks with Northern Fox Adventures.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kampala online trip itinerary builder.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Kampala is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to East Africa Time (EAT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, Kampala is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Kampala

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Entebbe
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Safaris
Walking tours

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Spend the 9th (Fri) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 12th (Mon) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, see Off-Road Tours, see the world from above with Fly Mara Safaris, and examine the collection at Karen Blixen Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nairobi trip itinerary app.

Fly from Kampala to Nairobi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kampala in July, things will get slightly colder in Nairobi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Off-Road Tours

1
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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.
On the 13th (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Mama Africa Giftshop, get interesting insight from Tours, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Moshi trip planning tool.

Getting from Nairobi to Moshi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Moshi

Outdoors Tours Spas
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Climbing Tours
Mama Africa Giftshop ©
Mama Africa Giftshop
Spas & Wellness

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Moshi to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by car takes about 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Arusha.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

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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.
Spend the 16th (Fri) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Make the 17th (Sat) a memorable day with a climbing tour. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre, see Off-Road Tours, and look for gifts at iheartz Collections.

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You can drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Arusha in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Photography Tours
Climbing Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre

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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.
Explore Zanzibar City's surroundings by going to Nungwi (Escape Room ZANZIBAR & Nungwi Beach). Spend the 19th (Mon) observing fascinating marine mammals with The Safari Blue. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Gardens, relax and rejuvenate at The Spa at Park Hyatt Zanzibar, and admire the landmark architecture of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib).

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Arusha to Zanzibar City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In July, Zanzibar City is somewhat warmer than Arusha - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mombasa.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Nungwi, The Safari Blue
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Forodhani Gardens ©
Forodhani Gardens

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Mombasa, Kenya

Mombasa ©
Mombasa rests on the exotic shores of the Indian Ocean and serves as a globally popular vacation destination thanks to its classy hotels and friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take the plunge with Skydive Diani, kick back and relax at Diani Beach, and then stop by Dazzle Jewellers.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mombasa trip builder app.

Getting from Zanzibar City to Mombasa by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daytime highs in Mombasa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Diani Beach
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Skydive Diani ©
Skydive Diani
Safaris
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach

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