11 days in Tanzania Itinerary

11 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tanzania trip builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

11 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Kilimanjaro National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Tarangire National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Arusha
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Toronto

1
day
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.
On the 8th (Fri), admire the striking features of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), then stroll around Forodhani Park, then kick back and relax at Nakupenda Beach, and finally contemplate the long history of Christ Church Cathedral.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zanzibar City trip maker site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Zanzibar City is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Zanzibar City is minus 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Zanzibar City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nungwi.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Nakupenda Beach
Nakupenda Beach
Forodhani Park ©
Forodhani Park
House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) ©
House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)

1
night
Nungwi, Zanzibar Island

Nungwi ©
Renowned for its sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of restaurants, bars, and accommodations.
On the 9th (Sat), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at Nungwi Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nungwi day trip planner .

Getting from Zanzibar City to Nungwi by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Nungwi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Kilimanjaro National Park.

Things to do in Nungwi

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Nungwi Beach ©
Nungwi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kilimanjaro.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kilimanjaro National Park road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Nungwi to Kilimanjaro National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Things to do in Kilimanjaro National Park

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Ngorongoro Crater. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to The Engare Sero Footprint Site.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area visit website .

Fly from Kilimanjaro National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tarangire National Park.

Things to do in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Ngorongoro Crater ©
Ngorongoro Crater

1
night
Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park ©
On the 13th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Tarangire National Park.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tarangire National Park road trip planner.

Drive from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire National Park in 5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Tarangire National Park can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Arusha.

Things to do in Tarangire National Park

Nature Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Tarangire National Park ©
Tarangire National Park

3
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 14th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Arusha trip builder site .

You can drive from Tarangire National Park to Arusha in 3.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Arusha can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Arusha

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tanzanite Experience ©
Tanzanite Experience

Similar Plans

17 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in South Africa & Tanzania BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA March, culture, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Ethiopia, Tanzania & Mauritius BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Africa BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in Tanzania BY A USER FROM ITALY August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans