60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dar es Salaam
Fly:  2 h
1
Iringa
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Mikumi National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Selous Game Reserve
— 3 nights
Drive:  10 h
4
Kondoa
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Tarangire National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Mto wa Mbu
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Serengeti National Park
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
9
Mwanza
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
10
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 5 nights
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
11
Lushoto
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
12
Zanzibar City
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
13
Nungwi
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 45 min
End: Dar es Salaam

2
nights
Iringa

Iringa ©
Iringa is a city in Tanzania with a population of 112,900. Get some historical perspective at Isimila Stone Age Site and Ligereke Rock Paintings. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Iringa Boma - Regional Museum and Cultural Centre and Gangilonga Rock. There's more to do: get interesting insight from Tours.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Iringa trip planner.

Dar es Salaam to Iringa is an approximately 2- hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Dar es Salaam in May; daily highs in Iringa reach 30°C and lows reach 17°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mikumi National Park.

Things to do in Iringa

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay May 25 — 27:
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Isimila Stone Age Site ©
Isimila Stone Age Site
Safaris
Iringa Boma - Regional Museum and Cultural Centre ©

2
nights
Mikumi National Park

Mikumi National Park ©
Escape the urban bustle at Uluguru Mountains and Mikumi National Park.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mikumi National Park online sightseeing planner.

Explore your travel options from Iringa to Mikumi National Park with the Route module. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel to Selous Game Reserve.

Things to do in Mikumi National Park

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Uluguru Mountains
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
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Mikumi National Park ©
Mikumi National Park
Uluguru Mountains ©
Uluguru Mountains

3
nights
Selous Game Reserve

Selous Game Reserve
To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Selous Game Reserve journey maker website.

Explore your travel options from Mikumi National Park to Selous Game Reserve with the Route module. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off to Kondoa.

Things to do in Selous Game Reserve

Nature Parks
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2
nights
Kondoa

Kondoa ©
Kondoa is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kondoa Rock-Art Sites.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kondoa planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Selous Game Reserve to Kondoa. You'll set off for Tarangire National Park on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Kondoa

Historic Sites
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Kondoa Rock-Art Sites ©
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

4
nights
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Spend the 7th (Fri) among the memorable landscape of Tarangire National Park.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tarangire National Park holiday builder.

Drive from Kondoa to Tarangire National Park in 4 hours. In June in Tarangire National Park, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 10th (Mon), you're off to Mto wa Mbu.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

4
nights
Mto wa Mbu

Mto wa Mbu ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parc National du Lac Manyara and African Galleria. Take a break from Mto wa Mbu with a short trip to Lake Manyara in Lake Manyara National Park, about 1h 15 min away.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mto wa Mbu trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tarangire National Park to Mto wa Mbu takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Mto wa Mbu can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. You'll set off for Ngorongoro Conservation Area on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Mto wa Mbu

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Manyara
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 14:
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Lake Manyara ©
Lake Manyara
African Galleria ©
African Galleria

4
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 15th (Sat) among the memorable landscape of Ngorongoro Crater. It doesn't end there: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Mto wa Mbu to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Serengeti National Park on the 18th (Tue).

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Grumeti River and Naabi Hill. Visiting Seronera and Olduvai Gorge will get you outdoors. There's more to do: stroll through Retima Hippo Pool.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Serengeti National Park road trip site.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Mwanza.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Olduvai Gorge
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 23:
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Seronera ©
Seronera
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
Grumeti River ©
Grumeti River

4
nights
Mwanza

Mwanza is a mid-sized port city on the southern shores of Lake Victoria in northwestern Tanzania. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Safaris. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sukuma Museum and Samaki Corner. There's still lots to do: trek along Saanane Island National Park, explore the striking landscape at Bismarck Rock, and browse the different shops at Rock City Mall.

Before you visit Mwanza, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Serengeti National Park to Mwanza takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daily temperatures in Mwanza can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. On the 27th (Thu), you'll travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Mwanza

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Safaris
Bismarck Rock ©
Bismarck Rock

5
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Discover out-of-the-way places like Chagga Museum and Mount Kibo. Step out of the city life by going to Mount Kilimanjaro and Ndoro Waterfall.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park trip app.

Fly from Mwanza to Kilimanjaro National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off to Lushoto.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Marangu
Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 2:
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo
Ndoro Waterfall ©
Ndoro Waterfall

4
nights
Lushoto

Lushoto
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Usambara Mountains and Soni Falls.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lushoto trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kilimanjaro National Park to Lushoto in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Lushoto

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Usambara Mountains
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 6:
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Usambara Mountains
Usambara Mountains
Walking tours
Soni Falls ©
Soni Falls

12
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.
For shopping fun, head to Aromas of Zanzibar or Hurumzi Henna Art Gallery. Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel) and Dr Bulugu Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Jambiani (Jambiani Beach & Kuza Cave), Paje (Paje Beach, Paje Scooter Rent, &more) and Space Station Zanzibar (in Tunguu). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Uroa Bay, contemplate the long history of Mtoni Palace Ruins, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shakti Temple, and enjoy the sand and surf at Nakupenda Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Zanzibar City online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Lushoto to Zanzibar City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nungwi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Paje, Jambiani, Uroa Bay, Space Station Zanzibar
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 18:
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Uroa Bay ©
Uroa Bay

5
nights
Nungwi

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
Visiting Nungwi Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Kiwengwa Beach and Tazari Caves. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nungwi: Matemwe Beach (in Matemwe) and Mnemba Atoll (in Unguja City). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Fukuchani Ruins, stroll through Kendwa Beach, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Baraka Natural Aquarium- Nungwi.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nungwi journey planner.

You can drive from Zanzibar City to Nungwi in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Unguja City, Kendwa Beach, Matemwe Beach, Kiwengwa Beach
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 23:
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kiwengwa Beach ©
Kiwengwa Beach

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