Day Trip - Arusha National Park

Arusha National Park - Departs Daily 9.00 am (Minimum 2 customers)

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 park.

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.

A red headed weaver
Colobus monkeys are common in the Arusha National Park
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