Road to Zanzibar Overview

Visit Africa and travel through Kenya and Tanzania to follow the road to Zanzibar. From Nairobi to Dar es Salaam, experience a once in a lifetime African adventure.

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    • 4.73 out of 5
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $690
      CAD $697
      AUD $723
      EUR €502
      GBP £435
      NZD $858
      ZAR R6,588
      CHF FR622
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $895
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,585*
      CAD $1,650*
      AUD $1,713*
      EUR €1,190*
      GBP £1,027*
      NZD $2,031*
      ZAR R15,594*
      CHF FR1,471*
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  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Travel through Kenya and Tanzania on an adventure to Zanzibar.

Visit Africa and travel along the road to Zanzibar through Kenya and Tanzania. Cross vast savannas where magnificent herds of elephants roam, enjoy warm village welcomes in lush jungles and see where white sand and palm trees meet the deep, blue sea on the coast of the Indian Ocean. Discover Kenya and Tanzania's spectacular scenery, superb wildlife and fascinating cultures as you travel across East Africa towards the legendary and exotic spice island of Zanzibar.

  • Go on safari in the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Learn about village life in Mto Wa Mbu
  • Lose yourself in Tanzania's secluded Usambara Mountains
  • Meet the children of Amani
  • Mingle with the Chagga people
  • Relax on sun-kissed beaches in Zanzibar
  • Roam fragrant spice plantations
  • Seek out the iconic Big Five in the Serengeti

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Nairobi, Kenya
  • Finish:

    Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 22
  • Ages:

    Min 18
  • Meals:

    13 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Bungalow (2 nts), Camping (with basic facilities) (2 nts), Camping (with facilities) (7 nts), Hotel (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    4x4 Safari Vehicle, Ferry, Overland vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Amani Children's Home visit, Irente - walk & local lunch, Mto Wa Mbu - Village Walk & market Visit, Ngorongoro Crater - Game drive, Serengeti - Game drive, Usambara Village Education Project visit, village walk & lunch, Zanzibar Spice tour

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    406kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A single Supplement is available on this trip. Please see the trip notes for more information.

  • Trip price from

    USD $690
    CAD $697
    AUD $723
    EUR €502
    GBP £435
    NZD $858
    ZAR R6,588
    CHF FR622
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    USD $895
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  • Total price from

    USD $1,585*
    CAD $1,650*
    AUD $1,713*
    EUR €1,190*
    GBP £1,027*
    NZD $2,031*
    ZAR R15,594*
    CHF FR1,471*
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $113
    CAD $117
    AUD $122
    EUR €85
    GBP £73
    NZD $145
    ZAR R1,113
    CHF FR105
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About Kenya , Tanzania

Road to Zanzibar Summary

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Day 1 Nairobi

Once a swamp but now called the 'green city in the sun', Nairobi is a relatively multicultural city with a range of cuisines, museums and cultural centres to enjoy.

Day 2 Arusha

Situated close to the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Mount Kilimanjaro, Arusha is a relaxed, friendly city with a wealth of famous sites on its doorstep.

Day 3 Mto wa Mbu

Situated around halfway between Arusha and Ngorongoro, Mto Wa Mbu is a tiny town located near three rivers which is known for its curios and red-skinned bananas.

Days 4-5 Serengeti National Park

Teeming with animals and home to the famous migration of the wildebeest, the Serengeti is a marvel with rolling plains, iconic acacia trees and mesmerising skies.

Day 6 Ngorongoro Crater

Photographic opportunities abound in the Ngorongoro Crater, a massive volcanic caldera with so many animals, it's hard to know where to look first.

Day 7 Marangu

Nestled at the foot of Mt Kilimanjaro, Marangu is a small village surrounded by stunning vistas and lush forest.

Days 8-9 Usambara Mountains

Covered in tropical rainforest and being around 100 million years old, the lush Usambara Mountains have wonderful hiking trails and lovely villages to visit.

Day 10 Dar es Salaam

Dar es Salaam lies by the Indian Ocean and is abuzz with busy streets, laidback restaurants, colourful markets, interesting architecture and lots of water-based activities.

Days 11-14 Zanzibar

Famed for its fragrant spices and infamous for its slave-trading history, Zanzibar mixes divine beaches, an atmospheric main town and Middle Eastern flair with an African beat.
    • 14
    • YXOD
    • 4.73 out of 5
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $690
      CAD $697
      AUD $723
      EUR €502
      GBP £435
      NZD $858
      ZAR R6,588
      CHF FR622
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $895
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,585*
      CAD $1,650*
      AUD $1,713*
      EUR €1,190*
      GBP £1,027*
      NZD $2,031*
      ZAR R15,594*
      CHF FR1,471*
      *
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    • German Bilingual, Overland, Wildlife
    • Basix
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