What is this?
• day trip to Arusha National Park with game drives
When to travel?
• can be done all year long
• daily departures
From where to where?
• starts and ends in Arusha Town
This is a private safari which can be adjusted in accommodation and routing to suit your needs.
Arusha National Park
After breakfast drive to Arusha National Park, once the site of the action packed Hollywood movie Hatari, starring John Wayne and Hardy Kruger. You pass by herds of zebra, buffalo, and giraffe on the savannah. Enjoy a picnic lunch at Momella Lake, famous for huge flocks of colorful flamingos and its views at majestic Mt. Kilimanjaro. You continue in the afternoon with a game drive around the different habitats in this truly beautiful national park. There are black and white colobus monkeys (unique to this location northern Tanzania), Sykes’s and velvet monkeys, shy forest duikers, elusive leopards and substantial herds of antelope.
Depending on your time frame you also explore the northern part of the park with the big fig arch and the waterfalls.
Lunch will be taken at one of the picturesque picnic sites either overlooking the Momella Lakes or with views towards snow-covered Mt Kilimanjaro.
Hiking at the slopes of Mt Meru (guided by an armed ranger)
– duration 2-4 hours
– cost of 26 USD per person
Canoe safari at the small Momella Lake with watching of water birds or mammals at the banks of the lake
– duration 2 – 2,5 hours
– possible between 08:00 and 14:00 hours
– cost of 85 USD per adult / 75 USD per kid (5-15 years)
— end of service — *** routing subject to changes if necessary ***
All accommodations subject to availability