8 days in Tanzania Itinerary

8 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
— 1 day
2
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 2 nights
3
Serengeti National Park
— 2 nights
4
Arusha
— 2 nights

1
day
Matemwe, Zanzibar Island

Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): stroll through Matemwe Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Matemwe tour itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Matemwe is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Matemwe: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Paje.

Things to do in Matemwe

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Matemwe Beach ©
Matemwe Beach

2
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Mtoni Palace Ruins, thensteep yourself in history at Space Station Zanzibar, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jambiani Beach.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Paje day trip website.

You can drive from Matemwe to Paje in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Paje can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Paje

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Space Station Zanzibar, Mtoni Palace Ruins, Jambiani Beach
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Mtoni Palace Ruins ©
Mtoni Palace Ruins
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
On the 28th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Olduvai Gorge.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Serengeti National Park trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Paje to Serengeti National Park takes 5 hours. You'll set off for Arusha on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Olduvai Gorge
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Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge

2
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.
On the 30th (Fri), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Arusha online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Serengeti National Park to Arusha in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Arusha are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

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