14 days in Tanzania Itinerary

14 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 3 nights
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Serengeti National Park
— 2 nights
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Paje, Zanzibar Island
— 3 nights
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Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 5 nights

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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 21st (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area road trip tool.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Ngorongoro Conservation Area is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Johannesburg to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Serengeti National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

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Must see
Ngorongoro Crater
4.8

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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 23rd (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Seronera.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Serengeti National Park trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Serengeti National Park takes 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Serengeti National Park can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Paje.

Things to do in Serengeti National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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National Park
Seronera
4.7
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Retima Hippo Pool
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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.
Paje is known for beaches, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Jozani Forest, head outdoors with Kite Dream Zanzibar, kick back and relax at Paje Beach, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Paje online itinerary builder.

Getting from Serengeti National Park to Paje by flight takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Serengeti National Park in December, things will get much warmer in Paje: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Paje

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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Beach
Paje Beach
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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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.
When in Zanzibar City, make a side trip to see Uroa Bay in Uroa, approximately Uroa away. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Prison Island - Changuu Private Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Nakupenda Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, and stroll through Cheetah's Rock.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Zanzibar City online journey planner.

You can drive from Paje to Zanzibar City in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Zanzibar City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Side Trips

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