60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bristol, United Kingdom
Fly + Drive:  27 h
1
Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h
2
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 6 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Livingstone, Zambia
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Nairobi, Kenya
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
8
Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 30 min
9
Pemba Island, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Taxi:  1 h 30 min
10
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
11
Moshi, Tanzania
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
12
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
13
Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
14
Mombasa, Kenya
— 8 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Bristol, United Kingdom

4
nights
Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia

Namib-Naukluft Park ©
One of the world's largest nature and game reserves, the vast Namib-Naukluft Park boasts sweeping desert and mountain landscapes, a diverse range of animal life, and the surreal Sossusvlei, a scenic saltpan sprinkled with towering red sand dunes and petrified acacia trees.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Namib-Naukluft Park: Walvis Bay (Kayaking & Canoeing, Walvis Bay Waterfront, &more) and Gobabeb (Dorob National Park & Gobabeb Desert Research Station).

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Namib-Naukluft Park tour itinerary planner.

Bristol, UK to Namib-Naukluft Park is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Africa Time is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Namib-Naukluft Park can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Namib-Naukluft Park

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Walvis Bay, Gobabeb
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 6:
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Dorob National Park ©
Dorob National Park
Off-Road Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

6
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.
On the 12th (Sun), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, and get to know the resident critters at Victoria Falls Snake Park.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria Falls trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Namib-Naukluft Park to Victoria Falls takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Namib-Naukluft Park to Victoria Falls is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Victoria Falls are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Livingstone.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Helicopter Tours
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge

4
nights
Livingstone, Zambia

Livingstone ©
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Livingstone is known for nature, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Victoria Falls, take in the exciting artwork at Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Livingstone Museum, and see the interesting displays at Railway Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Livingstone travel planning app.

Livingstone is just a stone's throw from Victoria Falls. When traveling from Victoria Falls in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Livingstone, with highs around 25°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Livingstone

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 16:
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Livingstone Museum ©
Livingstone Museum
Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Mukuni Village ©
Mukuni Village

7
nights
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.
Nairobi is known for parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nairobi National Park, examine the collection at Nairobi National Museum, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Nairobi trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Livingstone to Nairobi in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Livingstone to Nairobi. In July in Nairobi, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Maasai Mara National Reserve.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mugie Ranch, Central Island National Park
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 23:
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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Giraffe Centre ©
Giraffe Centre

5
nights
Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Maasai Mara National Reserve ©
Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 24th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Olare Orok Conservancy, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mara North Conservancy.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve road trip planner.

Getting from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Maasai Mara National Reserve

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Olare Orok Conservancy ©
Olare Orok Conservancy
Mara Triangle ©
Mara Triangle
Balloon Rides

3
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.
Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at Seronera. It doesn't end there: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool and explore the activities along Grumeti River.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maasai Mara National Reserve to Serengeti National Park takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:
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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 3rd (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tarangire National Park visit website.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. In August in Tarangire National Park, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Pemba Island.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3:
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

3
nights
Pemba Island, Tanzania

Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island is known for nature, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Misali island, enjoy the sand and surf at Kigomasha Peninsula, step off the mainland to explore Pemba Island, and delve into the distant past at Mkama Ndume Ruins at Pujini village..

Plan my trip to Pemba Island with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Fly from Tarangire National Park to Pemba Island in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for much hotter nights when traveling from Tarangire National Park in August since evenings lows in Pemba Island dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Pemba Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island
Misali island ©
Misali island
Vumawimbi Beach ©
Vumawimbi Beach

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Zanzibar City side-trips: Nungwi (Nungwi Beach & Scuba & Snorkeling), Paje Beach (in Paje) and Space Station Zanzibar (in Tunguu). There's much more to do: stroll through Cheetah's Rock, stroll around Jozani Forest, head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, and admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Gardens.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip planning app.

Traveling by taxi from Pemba Island to Zanzibar City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Pemba Island in August: highs in Zanzibar City hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Nungwi, Paje Beach, Space Station Zanzibar
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

5
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: Arusha (Shanga & Shanga Foundation, Cultural Heritage Centre, &more). There's much more to do: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Moshi trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Zanzibar City to Moshi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Moshi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Arusha
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Safaris
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre

3
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania

Kilimanjaro National Park
On the 18th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Kilimanjaro. Spend the 19th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kilimanjaro National Park trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Moshi to Kilimanjaro National Park. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tsavo National Park East.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo

1
night
Tsavo National Park East, Kenya

Tsavo National Park East ©
On the 21st (Fri), stroll through Tsavo East.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tsavo National Park East trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kilimanjaro National Park to Tsavo National Park East. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mombasa.

Things to do in Tsavo National Park East

Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Tsavo East ©
Tsavo East

8
nights
Mombasa, Kenya

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Local Ocean Conservation (in Watamu), Gede (Gede Ruins & Arabuko-Sokoke Forest) and Diani Beach (Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Diani Beach, &more). Spend the 26th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, get engrossed in the history at Fort Jesus Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Haller Park, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mombasa tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Tsavo National Park East to Mombasa takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 24°C. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Diani Beach, Gede, 3 Degrees South, Local Ocean Conservation
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Haller Park ©
Haller Park

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