The average price of a 7-day trip to Karatu is $2,466 for a solo traveler, $4,429 for a couple, and $8,303 for a family of 4. Karatu hotels range from $67 to $243 per night with an average of $76, while most vacation rentals will cost $80 to $520 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) are between $1,444 and $2,446 per person for economy flights and $4,531 to $7,676 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $50 to $107 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Karatu, TZ

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to JRO and stay in a Karatu hotel:

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Karatu is usually mid to late September.

 

Average Karatu Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Karatu for a week is $1,606-$3,602($229-$515 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $50 to $107 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $824 to $2,055 for economy

Lodging: $85 to $133 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $72 to $88 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Karatu for a week is $4,020-$7,188($574-$1,027 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $100 to $214 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,648 to $4,110 for economy

Lodging: $85 to $133 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $72 to $88 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Karatu for a week is $5,386-$12,812($769-$1,830 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $200 to $428 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,296 to $8,220 for economy

Lodging: $170 to $266 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $115 to $141 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Karatu

How cheap can you make a vacation to Karatu? The cheapest trip to Karatu is about $190 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 22% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $80 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $54.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Karatu for a week is $1,330-$3,132($190-$447 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $51 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $824 to $2,055 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Karatu for a week is $2,336-$5,544($334-$792 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $102 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,648 to $4,110 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Karatu for a week is $4,672-$10,800($667-$1,543 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $204 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,296 to $8,220 for economy

Lodging: $108 to $134 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $112 to $192 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Karatu cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Karatu Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Karatu.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Karatu for a week is $3,874-$12,974($553-$1,853 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $110 to $235 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,192 to $5,713 for first class

Lodging: $152 to $243 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $520 to $936 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Karatu for a week is $6,836-$20,332($977-$2,905 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $220 to $470 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,384 to $11,426 for first class

Lodging: $152 to $243 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $520 to $936 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Karatu for a week is $13,672-$38,420($1,953-$5,489 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $440 to $940 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $8,768 to $22,852 for first class

Lodging: $304 to $486 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $832 to $1,498 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Karatu Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Karatu is much higher than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Karatu due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Karatu Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Karatu hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are many options for vacation rentals across many price ranges in Karatu.

 

Flight Costs to Karatu

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,446 average in mid December to a low of $1,444 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $1,511. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Karatu our data includes 115 originating airports, and 63 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Karatu from an airport like Stewart International (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (the United States) for an average $12,388 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Abeid Amani Karume International (ZNZ) in Zanzibar (Tanzania) at an average of just $203.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Wednesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Karatu, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,001, so you can easily save about 69% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Karatu can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $766 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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