18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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18 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Khartoum
Fly + Drive:  12​h
1
Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 5 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
3
Serengeti National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Khartoum

3
nights
Paje, Zanzibar Island

Paje ©
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.
You've now added Kuza Cave to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Zanzibar Butterfly Centre and Jozani Forest. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Paje Beach.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Paje online tour itinerary planner .

Khartoum, Sudan to Paje is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Khartoum to Paje, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Khartoum in September; daily highs in Paje reach 35°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Paje

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Zanzibar Island, Kuza Cave
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Kuza Cave ©
Kuza Cave
Zanzibar Butterfly Centre ©
Zanzibar Butterfly Centre
Paje Beach ©
Paje Beach

5
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe), Cheetah's Rock, Nakupenda Beach, and other attractions. Stone Town and House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Zanzibar City, make a side trip to see Nungwi Beach in Nungwi, approximately 1 hour away. It doesn't end there: stop by Mwanzo Mpya.

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Drive from Paje to Zanzibar City in 1.5 hours. In September in Zanzibar City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 25th (Wed), you're off toSerengeti National Park.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cheetah's Rock, Nungwi Beach
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Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Stone Town ©
Stone Town

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Serengeti Balloon Safaris as well as Eyes on Africa - Serengeti Day Tours. Visiting Serengeti National Park and Seronera will get you outdoors.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Serengeti National Park holiday planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Zanzibar City to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Zanzibar City in September, expect Serengeti National Park to be colder, temps between 17°C and 10°C. You will leave for Ngorongoro Conservation Area on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Seronera ©
Seronera
Serengeti Balloon Safaris ©
Serengeti Balloon Safaris
Eyes on Africa - Serengeti Day Tours ©

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 29th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Ngorongoro Conservation Area journey builder site .

You can drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can fly to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Parks Nature
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Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

3
nights
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mt Meru as well as Mount Kilimanjaro.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kilimanjaro National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Kilimanjaro National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Thu).

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Mt Meru
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mt Meru ©
Mt Meru
Mount Kibo
Mount Kibo

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