22 days in Victoria Falls & Tanzania Itinerary

22 days in Victoria Falls & Tanzania Itinerary

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Start: Brussels, Belgium
Train:  16 h 45 min
1
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
2
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Paje, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Nungwi, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
7
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Taxi + Bus:  4 h 15 min
8
Moshi, Tanzania
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  14 h 15 min
End: Brussels, Belgium

3
nights
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Family-friendly places like Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Helicopter Tours will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and browse the exhibits of Prime Art Gallery.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Victoria Falls trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Victoria Falls is an approximately 17-hour train ride. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Central Africa Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Brussels in July, plan for little chillier nights in Victoria Falls, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park
Zipline

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.
Kids will enjoy Prison Island - Changuu Private Island and Cheetah's Rock. Step out of Zanzibar City with an excursion to Uroa Bay in Uroa--about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Nakupenda Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral, stop by Mwanzo Mpya, and admire the landmark architecture of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib).

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Zanzibar City online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Victoria Falls to Zanzibar City in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of car, bus, train, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central Africa Time to East Africa Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Victoria Falls in July, expect nights in Zanzibar City to be warmer, around 26°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Paje.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cheetah's Rock, Uroa Bay
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island

2
nights
Paje, Tanzania

Paje ©
Located on the island of Unguja, the quaint village of Paje lies on a shallow sandy lagoon, which attracts swarms of kitesurfing enthusiasts and marine life lovers.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): kick back and relax at Jambiani Beach and then walk around Jozani Forest. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Paje Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Paje road trip website.

Traveling by car from Zanzibar City to Paje takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Nungwi.

Things to do in Paje

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Jambiani Beach, Jozani Forest
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Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Jambiani Beach ©
Jambiani Beach
Jozani Forest ©
Jozani Forest

3
nights
Nungwi, Tanzania

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Nungwi Beach and Kendwa Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Kiwengwa Beach (in Kiwengwa) and Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Nungwi trip itinerary app.

Drive from Paje to Nungwi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Nungwi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kiwengwa Beach, Matemwe Beach, Kendwa Beach
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

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.
On the 5th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seronera. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Grumeti River.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Serengeti National Park tour planner.

Getting from Nungwi to Serengeti National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

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

2
nights
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 7th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then admire all the interesting features of Olduvai Gorge.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip maker website.

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Tarangire National Park.

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

1
night
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Tarangire National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Tarangire National Park.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tarangire National Park trip builder.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. In August, daytime highs in Tarangire National Park are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Moshi: Mount Kilimanjaro (in Kilimanjaro National Park) and Arusha (Shanga & Shanga Foundation & Cultural Heritage Centre). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable tour with Tours and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Moshi trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Tarangire National Park to Moshi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Moshi

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Arusha, Mount Kilimanjaro
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Climbing Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

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