Arusha National Park - Departs Daily 9.00 am (Minimum
Non game-viewing travel time: 1 hour
Distance: 67 km from Moshi Town.
After breakfast you are met by your guide who will tell you about
the flora and fauna of the area. Your guide will then drive you
to Arusha National Park in a safari jeep. Within the Arusha National
Park there are a range of activities to enjoy. These include;
a walking safari accompanied by an armed ranger, a game drive
within the national park, bird watching at the Momella lakes and
hiking on the lower slopes of Mount Meru.
Arusha National Park offers abundant wildlife including capped
African buffalos, elephants, hippos, giraffe, warthogs, antelopes,
zebras, blue monkeys, velvet monkey, colobus monkey and various
species of of reptiles. At the Momella Lakes you will see numerous
birds. Common species include the pink flamingos and pelicans.
Circa 450 different species of birds have been recorded in the
The park is famous for being one of the few parks in Tanzania
where walking safaris are permitted. You will have time to take
close-up pictures of animals such as zebra, antelopes and African
buffalo along with birds. In the late afternoon we leave the Arusha
National Park and return to your hotel.