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Tour the plains of the Serengeti, discover the magical island of Zanzibar, climb the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro and marvel at Ngurdoto Crater. If you’re chasing an unforgettable adventure, there’s no time like the present to plan a trip to Tanzania.
Expedia has 2084 hotels starting at AU$97 a night in Tanzania. Want to save some of your getaway dollars to spend on unique African souvenirs? Then create your own Tanzania Holiday Package. Bundle your hotel, flights and extras like rental cars and experiences and you’ll be browsing Arusha’s Maasai Market in no time. If you like the idea of taking a boat safari past crocodiles in Selous Game Reserve or hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro, add some tours to your package as well.
Day 1-2: Begin your African adventure in the bustling metropolis of Dar es Salaam, just north of Julius Nyerere International Airport. Experience traditional life at the open-air Village Museum, buy a souvenir at the Slipway and enjoy an authentic Dar es Salaam experience at the Kivukoni Fish Market.
Day 3-4: Just a short flight from Dar es Salaam is the city of Moshi. Popular for its close proximity to Mount Kilimanjaro, the town is a blend of African and Asian influences and is one of the country’s coffee producing hubs.
Day 5-7: Arusha is around a two-hour bus ride west of Moshi. Considered Tanzania’s gateway to the northern safari circuit, it’s the perfect place to stay if you’re eager to tour Serengeti National Park or take a day trip to Tarangire National Park.
Don’t miss the Serengeti Cultural Festival. Every July, festivities are held in urban areas between Serengeti National Park and the Lake Zone. Local traditions and culture, including dance and art, are celebrated in an open-air setting.
Check out Expedia’s Dar es Salaam Holiday Packages if you plan to spend a bit of time in the country’s largest city.
Browse our Tanzania All Inclusive Resorts if you want to relax, unwind and make the most of your escape.