60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Arusha
— 10 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Lake Manyara National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1​h
4
Serengeti National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Moshi
— 7 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
8
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 9 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1​h 30​min
9
Pemba Island
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  2​h 15​min
10
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Iringa
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
13
Dar es Salaam
— 8 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Sydney

10
nights
Arusha

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Take a break from Arusha with a short trip to Mt Meru in Arusha National Park, about 1h 40 min away. Spend the 21st (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_give_your_taste_buds_a_day_to_remember_with a local gastronomic tour. The adventure continues: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, see Off-Road Tours, admire the sheer force of Engare sero waterfall, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Arusha attractions planner.

Sydney, Australia to Arusha is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Arusha is minus 7 hours. In April, daytime highs in Arusha are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Mt Meru
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 26:
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Climbing Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre
Off-Road Tours

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
On the 27th (Mon), stroll through Tarangire National Park.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Tarangire National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park in 3.5 hours. April in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lake Manyara National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

2
nights
Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park ©
A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): look for gifts at African Galleria and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parc National du Lac Manyara. On the next day, explore the activities along Lake Manyara.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Lake Manyara National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tarangire National Park to Lake Manyara National Park. In April, daily temperatures in Lake Manyara National Park can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Lake Manyara National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:
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Lake Manyara ©
Lake Manyara
African Galleria ©
African Galleria

3
nights
Serengeti National Park

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 2nd (Sat) exploring nature at Seronera. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool, see Off-Road Tours, and explore the activities along Grumeti River.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Serengeti National Park trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Lake Manyara National Park to Serengeti National Park in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can 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
Off-Road Tours

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 3rd (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then contemplate the long history of Oldupai Gorge.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area driving holiday planner.

Drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to fly to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 2 — 4:
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Oldupai Gorge ©
Oldupai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

3
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_dedicate_a_day_to_the_elevated_beauty_of Mount Kilimanjaro. Spend the 7th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kilimanjaro National Park trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Kilimanjaro National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Tours Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay May 4 — 7:
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Climbing Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

7
nights
Moshi

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.
Moshi is known for wildlife, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, stroll through Kilimanjaro Animal C.R.E.W., contemplate the waterfront views at Kikuletwa Hotsprings, and take in the natural beauty of Topi Adventure.

Start your trip to Moshi by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kilimanjaro National Park to Moshi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay May 7 — 14:
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Climbing Tours
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

9
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Zanzibar City side-trips: Uroa Bay (in Uroa), Space Station Zanzibar (in Tunguu) and Off-Road Tours (in Kiwengwa). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, stroll around Forodhani Park, delve into the distant past at Hamamni Persian Baths, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Zanzibar City trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Moshi to Zanzibar City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. May in Zanzibar City sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Pemba Island.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Uroa Bay, Space Station Zanzibar, Off-Road Tours
Find places to stay May 14 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Forodhani Park ©
Forodhani Park

4
nights
Pemba Island

Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island is known for nature, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Pemba Island, delve into the lush surroundings at Pemba Flying Fox Forest, explore the ancient world of Mkama Ndume Ruins at Pujini village., and kick back and relax at Kigomasha Peninsula.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pemba Island online visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Zanzibar City to Pemba Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Zanzibar City in May: highs in Pemba Island hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nungwi.

Things to do in Pemba Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
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Pemba Island ©
Pemba Island
Misali island ©
Misali island
Vumawimbi Beach ©
Vumawimbi Beach

3
nights
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nungwi: Mnemba Atoll (in Unguja City) and Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Nungwi Beach, look for gifts at Bahati Beach Boutique, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nungwi attractions tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Pemba Island to Nungwi in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Pemba Island in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Nungwi, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Paje.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kendwa, Mnemba Atoll, Matemwe Beach
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

3
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

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.
Paje is known for beaches, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Paje Beach, stroll through Zanzibar Butterfly Centre, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and explore the striking landscape of Jozani Forest.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Paje trip planner.

Drive from Nungwi to Paje in 2 hours. May in Paje sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Iringa.

Things to do in Paje

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Jambiani, Zanzibar Island
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach
Jozani Forest ©
Jozani Forest
Jambiani Beach ©
Jambiani Beach

3
nights
Iringa

Iringa ©
Iringa is a city in Tanzania with a population of 112,900. Iringa is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Ligereke Rock Paintings, make a trip to Gangilonga Rock, steep yourself in history at Isimila Stone Age Site, and take an in-depth tour of Iringa Boma - Regional Museum and Cultural Centre.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Iringa online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Paje to Iringa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Paje in June, expect Iringa to be little chillier, temps between 29°C and 15°C. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dar es Salaam.

Things to do in Iringa

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 5:
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Isimila Stone Age Site ©
Isimila Stone Age Site
Safaris

8
nights
Dar es Salaam

Dar es Salaam ©
Founded in the mid-19th century, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city, lost the status of the official capital but remains the country's commercial and financial center.
Dar es Salaam is known for nature, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Mbudya Island, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Upanga Jamatkhana, stop by The Tanzanite Dream, and stroll around Jakaya M Kikwete Youth Park.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Dar es Salaam day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Iringa to Dar es Salaam takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Iringa in June, with highs in Dar es Salaam at 36°C and lows at 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dar es Salaam

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 13:
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Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery ©
Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery
Mbudya Island ©
Mbudya Island
Bongoyo Island ©
Bongoyo Island

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