This is a one day excursion to Arusha National Park. We will do a game drive seeing african wild animals. The park is located close to the foot of the mighty Mount Meru.
Arusha National Park is located northeast of Arusha City. The Park is approximately 552 square km (212 square miles), and is situated about 60km (35 miles) from Kilimanjaro International ... moreAirport and 40 minutes drive from Arusha Town.
7AM: BREAKFAST AT HOTEL
8AM-9AM: BRIEFING & DEPART FROM YOUR HOTEL
On the day of your excursion, a representative and a driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel around 9 am. You will embark on the drive to Arusha National Park, which is 40-60 minutes from either Arusha or Moshi Town.
11AM – 4PM: COMMENCE GAME DRIVE, HIKES, PICNIC LUNCH & CANOEING SAFARI
On this tour, expect to enjoy the beautiful topography that engulfs Arusha National Park. The Park’s unique landscape punctuated by the Momela Lake, forest habitat, Ngurdoto Crater provides an outstanding backdrop for an enjoyable viewing of the wide assortment of wildlife. Imagine the Park lies by the foot of the Mount Meru and you can sight the horizon of the Meru, as well as view the imposing and breath-taking snow capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro at a distance.
During this day excursion, expect to see a variety of wildlife such as the snooping blue monkey, colorful turaco and trogon, the excitable Colobus and velvet monkeys, buffalos, warthogs, gracefully giraffes gliding about, lazy hippos laying about, red forest duikers, the imposing elephants, zebras grazing, antelopes, flamingos and waterfowl around the Momela Lake. For anyone interested in leisurely hikes, an armed park ranger will accompany you as you stroll across the sweeping parklands. Afterwards, you can enjoy your picnic lunch by the Momela Lake and in the late afternoon you may engage in a canoeing safari [optional] and then leisurely finish your game drive as you depart the park. You will be dropped off at your hotel.
4PM-5PM: DEPARTURE TO HOTEL
4x4 Safari vehicle inclusive of driver/guide
Parks entry fees
Pinic Lunch at a picnic site in the park
Tourism development levy and 18% VAT
1.5L of drinking water per day per person
Inoculations and personal insurance
Optional activities and excursions
Other personal expenses
Additional & optional activities: