Day Tour Arusha National Park
Arusha National Park is one of Tanzania’s smallest parks, making a day tour to this park a great, single-day safari experience. Despite its size, it offers a great safari experience, boasting a ‘taste of the northern circuit’ within the park boundaries. Experience ‘Little Serengeti’, flocks of flamingoes in the Momella Lakes, drive through Ngurdoto Crater (similar to Ngorongoro Crater), and Tanzania’s second-highest mountain, Mount Meru.
Park size: 137 sq km (53 sq miles) only.
Mount Meru Facts Height: 4,566 meters (14,980 ft). A dormant stratovolcano. Last Eruption: 1910
Learn more about Arusha National Park.
- Cape Buffalo
- Blue Monkeys
- Colobus Monkeys
- Over 400 different types of birds, including:
Kori Bustard (the largest flying bird), Flamingoes, Kingfishers, bright-colored Turacos and
- Day Hike on Mt Meru
- Canoeing on the Momella Lakes
- Walking Safari
- Hike to Tululusia Waterfall
- Little Serengeti
- Ngurdoto Crater
Day Tour Itinerary
After breakfast, depart to Arusha National Park, located only 40 km from the center of Arusha Town.
Start the day off with a walking safari to see giraffes, buffalo and zebras up close (all walking safaris are escorted by an armed ranger).
Enjoy lunch with a view of the Greater Momella Lake and watch ducks and flamingoes moving along the lake, or take a short hike to the base of Mount Meru and enjoy lunch at the nearby Tululusia waterfall. Continue the rest of the day with a game drive throughout the park; Little Serengeti and Ngurdoto Crater are popular locations to see herds of animals.
Depart Arusha National Park around 5 or 6 pm (park gate closes at 6 pm), and drive back to your accommodation. Dinner at your accommodation.
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Duration:1 day; Price: From $343 (2 ppl, sharing); Starting Point: Arusha; Ending Point: Arusha
Contact us to book your day tour to Arusha National Park.