60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

60 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tanzania vacation planner
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Fly
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Iringa
— 2 nights
Taxi to Mbingu, Train to Mikumi National Park
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Mikumi National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Selous Game Reserve
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kondoa
— 3 nights
Drive
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Tarangire National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Mto wa Mbu
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 4 nights
Drive
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Serengeti National Park
— 5 nights
Fly
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Mwanza
— 4 nights
Fly
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Kilimanjaro National Park
— 5 nights
Fly to Ukunda, Drive to Lushoto
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Lushoto
— 4 nights
Taxi to Tanga, Fly to Zanzibar City
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Zanzibar City
— 11 nights
Drive
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Nungwi
— 5 nights
Fly

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Iringa — 2 nights

Iringa is a city in Tanzania with a population of 112,900. Iringa Boma - Regional Museum and Cultural Centre and Isimila Stone Age Site are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: get outside with Outdoor Activities and make a trip to Gangilonga Rock.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Iringa trip itinerary maker.

Dar es Salaam to Iringa is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dar es Salaam in May, expect Iringa to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 17°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Mikumi National Park.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Mikumi National Park — 2 nights

Step out of the city life by going to Mikumi Park and Uluguru Mountains.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mikumi National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Iringa to Mikumi National Park takes 12.5 hours. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel to Selous Game Reserve.
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Side Trip
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Selous Game Reserve — 3 nights

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Selous Game Reserve road trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mikumi National Park to Selous Game Reserve. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off to Kondoa.
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Kondoa — 3 nights

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

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Kondoa route maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Selous Game Reserve to Kondoa. You'll set off for Tarangire National Park on the 7th (Fri).
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Tarangire National Park — 4 nights

Spend the 8th (Sat) exploring nature at Tarangire National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tarangire National Park visit planner.

You can drive from Kondoa to Tarangire National Park in 4 hours. June in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will leave for Mto wa Mbu on the 11th (Tue).
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Mto wa Mbu — 4 nights

Get in touch with nature at Lake Manyara and Parc National du Lac Manyara.

Discover how to plan a Mto wa Mbu trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Tarangire National Park to Mto wa Mbu in 2.5 hours. In June in Mto wa Mbu, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area — 4 nights

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 16th (Sun) among the memorable landscape of Ngorongoro Crater. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area journey builder tool.

You can drive from Mto wa Mbu to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. You'll set off for Serengeti National Park on the 19th (Wed).
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Serengeti National Park — 5 nights

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.
Get in touch with nature at Seronera and Naabi Hill. Step out of Serengeti National Park with an excursion to Olduvai Gorge in Ngorongoro Conservation Area--about 1h 45 min away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Retima Hippo Pool and contemplate the waterfront views at Grumeti River.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Serengeti National Park trip planner.

Getting from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Mwanza.
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Mwanza — 4 nights

Mwanza is a mid-sized port city on the southern shores of Lake Victoria in northwestern Tanzania. Family-friendly places like Rock City Mall and Safaris will thrill your kids. Escape the urban bustle at Bismarck Rock and Saanane Island National Park. It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Sukuma Museum and pause for some photo ops at Samaki Corner.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mwanza travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Serengeti National Park to Mwanza takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June in Mwanza, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. You'll set off for Kilimanjaro National Park on the 28th (Fri).
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Kilimanjaro National Park — 5 nights

Get outdoors at Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kibo. Venture out of the city with trips to Marangu (Chagga Museum & Ndoro Waterfall). Spend the 2nd (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kilimanjaro National Park using our trip planner.

You can fly from Mwanza to Kilimanjaro National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll travel to Lushoto.
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Lushoto — 4 nights

Step out of the city life by going to Usambara Mountains and Soni Falls.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lushoto online tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Kilimanjaro National Park to Lushoto takes 9.5 hours. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Zanzibar City.
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Zanzibar City — 11 nights

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.
Appreciate the collections at Freddie Mercury Museum and Peace Memorial Museum (Beit el Amani). Escape the urban bustle at Jambiani Beach and Prison Island - Changuu Private Island. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zanzibar City: Paje (Scuba & Snorkeling, Paje Beach, &more), Space Station Zanzibar (in Tunguu) and Uroa Bay (in Uroa). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), get engrossed in the history at Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel), view the masterpieces at Hurumzi Henna Art Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Zanzibar City itinerary builder website.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Lushoto to Zanzibar City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nungwi.
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Nungwi — 5 nights

Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Nungwi Beach and Kiwengwa Beach. Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Matemwe Beach will thrill your kids. When in Nungwi, make a side trip to see Mnemba Atoll in Unguja City, approximately Unguja City away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kendwa Beach, Head underground at Tazari Caves, observe the fascinating underwater world at Baraka Natural Aquarium- Nungwi, and stroll through Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Nungwi road trip planner.

Getting from Zanzibar City to Nungwi by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Nungwi sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 23rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
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Tanzania travel guide

4.1
Safaris · Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling
Though the size and scale of Tanzania may be overwhelming, the people make it a personable and easy-going place to visit. The bigger cities not only offer good connections to the main natural attractions, but also feature bustling markets where locals sell fresh produce, snacks, and crafts. Smaller villages retain their long-held customs, beliefs, and artistic traditions. With the continent's highest peak, and some of the most animal-rich safaris available, Tanzania holidays tend to dart between the big and bold, and the personal and low-key.

Lake Manyara National Park travel guide

3.8
Bodies of Water · Gift & Specialty Shops · Flea Markets
A landscape rich in wildlife and diverse terrain, Lake Manyara National Park stretches across two Tanzanian regions. Bubbling with life brought to the region because of the vast alkaline lake, the park attracts visitors particularly during the wet season (November-May), as hundreds of crimson flamingoes settle in the shallow waters. Book a safari tour on your Lake Manyara National Park holiday and witness Masai lions, elephants, cheetahs, and hippos, which co-existing here in their natural habitat.

Mwanza Region travel guide

4.3
Safaris · National Parks · Nature & Wildlife Tours
Bordered by Lake Victoria and rich in safari and camping opportunities, Mwanza Region also offers the chance to explore some of Tanzania's tribes. Learn about the culture of the largest and most influential peoples, the Wasukuma, via organized trips to their villages or guided tours of local museums. Regional capital Mwanza offers a laid-back base for further explorations of the nearby national park or safaris. Bird-watching, fishing, and hippo-spotting remain firm favorites on Mwanza Region itineraries.

Zanzibar Island travel guide

3.8
Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands
Unguja
Experience the bustling Zanzibar Island, the financial and economical metropolis of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Most tours of Zanzibar Island start in Zanzibar Town, where centuries of history are on display in Persian bathhouses, street coffee vendors, and the world's last open slave market in Stone Town, the historical center. Beyond that, attractions on Zanzibar Island include numerous archaeological sites dotted across the area.