9 days in Tanzania Itinerary

9 days in Tanzania Itinerary

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9 days in Tanzania Itinerary

Orlando
Fly:  37​h
Serengeti National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island
— 1 night
Fly:  30​h
Orlando

3
days
Serengeti National Park

Spend the 24th (Sun) exploring nature at Serengeti National Park. Spend the 25th (Mon) exploring nature at Seronera.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Serengeti National Park itinerary maker.

Orlando, USA to Serengeti National Park is an approximately 37-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Orlando to Serengeti National Park due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

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Parks Nature Wildlife

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Serengeti National Park
Seronera
Serengeti Hippo Pool

1
day
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 27th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Ngorongoro Crater.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ngorongoro Conservation Area travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Ngorongoro Conservation Area are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Zanzibar City.

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Ngorongoro Crater

2
days
Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island

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 28th (Thu): delve into the distant past at The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe) and then step off the mainland to explore Prison Island - Changuu Private Island. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Forodhani Park, then admire the landmark architecture of House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib), then look for gifts at Zanzibar Curio Shop, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Nakupenda Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Zanzibar City trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Zanzibar City in 4.5 hours. In September, Zanzibar City is a bit warmer than Ngorongoro Conservation Area - with highs of 86°F and lows of 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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Forodhani Park
House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)

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