14 days in Tanzania Itinerary

14 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Arusha
— 2 nights
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
Moshi
— 2 nights
7
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 4 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): examine the collection at Isle of Jewels, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Masai Central Market. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Kili Dreamers and then see Off-Road Tours.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Arusha trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Rome, Italy to Arusha is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in July, with highs in Arusha at 24°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Arusha

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Masai Central Market
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Climbing Tours
Off-Road Tours
Kili Dreamers ©
Kili Dreamers

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 2nd (Sun), stroll through Retima Hippo Pool.

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You can fly from Arusha to Serengeti National Park in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks · Wildlife
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Retima Hippo Pool ©
Retima Hippo Pool

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 3rd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site and then explore and take pictures at Olduvai Gorge.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ngorongoro Conservation Area route builder site.

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to 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

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
On the 5th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Tarangire National Park.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tarangire National Park online vacation planner.

Getting from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park by car takes about 4 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

1
night
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kilimanjaro.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kilimanjaro National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Tarangire National Park to Kilimanjaro National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Moshi.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Parks · Nature
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Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

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nights
Moshi

Situated in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, the sleepy town of Moshi provides tourist with a safe and pleasant place to stay in while touring the region or braving Africa's highest mountain.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Mama Africa Giftshop, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Moshi trip itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kilimanjaro National Park to Moshi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Moshi

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Climbing Tours
Safaris
Mama Africa Giftshop ©
Mama Africa Giftshop

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zanzibar City: Nungwi (Scuba & Snorkeling & Nungwi Beach). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheetah's Rock, stop by Aromas of Zanzibar, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, and admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Gardens.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Zanzibar City planner.

Traveling by flight from Moshi to Zanzibar City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Zanzibar City can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nungwi, Cheetah's Rock
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Cheetah's Rock ©
Cheetah's Rock
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island ©
Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach

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