60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mafia Island
— 4 nights
2
Nungwi
— 5 nights
3
Zanzibar City
— 10 nights
4
Mikumi National Park
— 3 nights
5
Selous Game Reserve
— 3 nights
6
Kondoa
— 3 nights
7
Tarangire National Park
— 5 nights
8
Mto wa Mbu
— 4 nights
9
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 5 nights
10
Serengeti National Park
— 5 nights
11
Mwanza
— 3 nights
12
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 6 nights

4
nights
Mafia Island

A quiet, sandy landmass off the coast of Tanzania, Mafia Island lies dotted with peaceful lodges and sleepy fishing villages.
Mafia Island is known for wildlife, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Mafia Marine National Park, and visit a coastal fixture at Ras Mkumbi.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Mafia Island online tour planner.

Dar es Salaam to Mafia Island is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You'll set off for Nungwi on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Mafia Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
Find places to stay May 25 — 29:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mafia Marine National Park ©
Mafia Marine National Park
Ras Mkumbi ©
Ras Mkumbi

5
nights
Nungwi

Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Kiwengwa Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Nungwi: Mnemba Atoll (in Unguja City), Kiwengwa Caves (in Kiwengwa) and Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Nungwi Beach, meet the residents at Baraka Natural Aquarium- Nungwi, stroll through Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, and explore the fascinating underground world of Tazari Caves.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nungwi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Mafia Island to Nungwi takes 4.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Nungwi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Unguja City, Kiwengwa, Kendwa, Matemwe Beach
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 3:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach

10
nights
Zanzibar City

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.
Family-friendly places like Cheetah's Rock and Jambiani Beach will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Paje (Paje Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more), Kuza Cave (in Jambiani) and Uroa Bay (in Uroa). There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, explore the ancient world of The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe), pause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, and admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Gardens.

To find ratings and tourist information, go to the Zanzibar City vacation planner.

You can drive from Nungwi to Zanzibar City in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Mikumi National Park.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Paje, Jambiani, Uroa Bay
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 13:
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach

3
nights
Mikumi National Park

Mikumi National Park ©
Get out of town with these interesting Mikumi National Park side-trips: Morogoro (Kinole Waterfall & Uluguru Mountains).

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mikumi National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zanzibar City to Mikumi National Park in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and train. You'll set off for Selous Game Reserve on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Mikumi National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Morogoro
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Uluguru Mountains ©
Uluguru Mountains
Mikumi National Park ©
Mikumi National Park
Kinole Waterfall ©
Kinole Waterfall

3
nights
Selous Game Reserve

Selous Game Reserve
To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Selous Game Reserve attractions planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mikumi National Park to Selous Game Reserve. You will leave for Kondoa on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Selous Game Reserve

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 21:

3
nights
Kondoa

Kondoa ©
Kondoa is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kondoa Rock-Art Sites.

Plan my trip to Kondoa with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Selous Game Reserve to Kondoa. On the 25th (Tue), you're off to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Kondoa

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites ©
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

5
nights
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Spend the 26th (Wed) among the memorable landscape of Tarangire National Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tarangire National Park trip builder tool.

You can drive from Kondoa to Tarangire National Park in 4 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Tarangire National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 30th (Sun), you're off to Mto wa Mbu.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

4
nights
Mto wa Mbu

Mto wa Mbu ©
Step out of Mto wa Mbu to go to Lake Manyara National Park and see Lake Manyara, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. Spend the 2nd (Tue) exploring nature at Parc National du Lac Manyara.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Mto wa Mbu online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Tarangire National Park to Mto wa Mbu takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Ngorongoro Conservation Area on the 4th (Thu).

Things to do in Mto wa Mbu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Manyara
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 4:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Manyara ©
Lake Manyara
African Galleria ©
African Galleria

5
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.
Spend the 5th (Fri) among the memorable landscape of Ngorongoro Crater. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area trip tool.

Traveling by car from Mto wa Mbu to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Serengeti National Park on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

5
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.
Take a break from Serengeti National Park with a short trip to Olduvai Gorge in Ngorongoro Conservation Area, about 1h 45 min away. Spend the 11th (Thu) exploring nature at Seronera. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool, explore the activities along Grumeti River, and explore the striking landscape at Naabi Hill.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mwanza.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Olduvai Gorge
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Seronera ©
Seronera
Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge

3
nights
Mwanza

Mwanza is a mid-sized port city on the southern shores of Lake Victoria in northwestern Tanzania. Mwanza is known for wildlife, trails, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Bismarck Rock, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Saanane Island National Park, and browse the different shops at Rock City Mall.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Mwanza trip planner.

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Mwanza by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. In July in Mwanza, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 17th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Mwanza

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Bismarck Rock ©
Bismarck Rock
Rock City Mall ©
Rock City Mall

6
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kilimanjaro National Park: Marangu (Chagga Museum & Ndoro Waterfall). On the 18th (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Kilimanjaro.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park tour planning app.

Getting from Mwanza to Kilimanjaro National Park by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Marangu
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo
Ndoro Waterfall ©
Ndoro Waterfall

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