11 days in Tanzania Itinerary

11 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Arusha
— 1 night
2
Serengeti National Park
— 1 night
3
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
4
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
5
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 1 night
6
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights

1
night
Arusha

Nestled in the verdant foothills of Mount Meru, Arusha remains the primary gateway and jump-off point for safaris into several national parks.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Cultural Heritage Centre, see the interesting displays at Isle of Jewels, and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

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Athens, Greece to Arusha is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Athens to Arusha. In August, Arusha is little chillier than Athens - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Photography Tours
Climbing Tours
Cultural Heritage Centre ©
Cultural Heritage Centre

1
night
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 7th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seronera.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Serengeti National Park vacation planning tool.

You can fly from Arusha to Serengeti National Park in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature
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Seronera ©
Seronera

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then steep yourself in history at Olduvai Gorge.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area journey planner.

Traveling by car from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater
Olduvai Gorge ©
Olduvai Gorge
The Engare Sero Footprint Site ©
The Engare Sero Footprint Site

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night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tarangire National Park online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park takes 4 hours. August in Tarangire National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

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night
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kilimanjaro.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kilimanjaro National Park holiday builder tool.

Getting from Tarangire National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks Nature
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

3
nights
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, and then admire the landmark architecture of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at House of Kakao, take in nature's colorful creations at Forodhani Gardens, thensee the interesting displays at Freddie Mercury Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Nakupenda Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Zanzibar City vacation planner.

Fly from Kilimanjaro National Park to Zanzibar City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Forodhani Gardens ©
Forodhani Gardens

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