10 days in Kenya & Tanzania Itinerary

10 days in Kenya & Tanzania Itinerary

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10 days in Kenya & Tanzania Itinerary

Start: San Antonio, United States
Fly:  28​h
1
Nairobi, Kenya
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  31​h
End: San Antonio, United States


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4
nights
Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Get some historical perspective at Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages and Nairobi War Cemetery. Karen Blixen Museum and Shri Swaminarayan Mandir are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Cathedral, take in the exciting artwork at One Off Contemporary Art Gallery, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

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San Antonio, USA to Nairobi is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern African Time (EAT) is 9 hours. Traveling from San Antonio in July, expect nights in Nairobi to be a bit cooler, around 57°F, while days are much colder, around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife Parks Museums
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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
Nairobi National Museum ©
Nairobi National Museum

3
nights
Zanzibar City, Tanzania

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.
Popular historic sites such as House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) and Hamamni Persian Baths are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe) and Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zanzibar City: Nungwi Beach (in Nungwi), Paje Beach (in Paje) and Kendwa Beach (in Kendwa). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral.

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Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Nairobi in July, with highs in Zanzibar City at 85°F and lows at 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kendwa Beach, Nungwi Beach, Paje Beach
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Kendwa Beach ©
Kendwa Beach
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach

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