43 days in Arusha & Livingstone Itinerary

43 days in Arusha & Livingstone Itinerary

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Arusha, Tanzania
— 24 nights
2
Livingstone, Zambia
— 18 nights

24
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Arusha: Chagga Museum (in Marangu), Mt Meru (in Arusha National Park) and Moshi (Safaris, Kikuletwa Hotsprings, &more). Spend the 29th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 27th (Mon), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Engare sero waterfall, examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Meserani Snake Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Arusha attractions planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Arusha is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Arusha due to the time zone difference. In January, daytime highs in Arusha are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Moshi, Chagga Museum, Masai Central Market, Mt Meru
Find places to stay Jan 18 — Feb 11:
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Climbing Tours
Photography Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre

18
nights
Livingstone, Zambia

Livingstone ©
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
When in Livingstone, make a side trip to see Batoka Gorge in Kazungula, approximately Kazungula away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, take in the exciting artwork at Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and stroll through Livingstone Reptile Park.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Livingstone day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Arusha to Livingstone takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time (EAT) to Central Africa Time (CAT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Arusha in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Livingstone, with lows of °C. You will leave for home on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Livingstone

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Mukuni Village, Batoka Gorge
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 29:
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Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Kayaking & Canoeing
Livingstone Museum ©
Livingstone Museum

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