3 days in Tanzania Itinerary

3 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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3 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Dar es Salaam
Fly + Taxi:  6​h 15​min
1
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6​h
2
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h
End: Lilongwe

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 20th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then steep yourself in history at Oldupai Gorge.

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Dar es Salaam to Ngorongoro Conservation Area is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

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

few
hours
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.
On the 22nd (Wed), stop by Aromas of Zanzibar, step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Zanzibar City online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Zanzibar City takes 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Nature Shopping
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Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral ©
Aromas of Zanzibar ©
Aromas of Zanzibar

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