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Unforgettable Arusha National Park Day tour

"Embark on an unforgettable Arusha National Park Day Trip and immerse yourself in Tanzania's breathtaking natural beauty. Discover diverse wildlife, lush landscapes, and picturesque lakes, all in the shadow of magnificent Mount Meru. Join us for a thrilling adventure, guided by experienced experts, ensuring a safe and enriching experience. Book your Arusha National Park Day Trip now and create cherished memories amidst nature's wonders."

Embark on an unforgettable Arusha National Park day trip and immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Tanzania. This comprehensive guide provides everything you need to know about the park, from its diverse wildlife to the breathtaking landscapes. Get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!

Welcome to the heart of Tanzania, where nature’s beauty unfolds before your eyes. The Arusha National Park is a hidden gem that offers a perfect blend of wildlife, landscapes, and cultural experiences. This article serves as your ultimate guide to planning a day trip to this enchanting destination. So, gear up for an awe-inspiring journey into the wilderness of Arusha National Park!

“Explore Arusha National Park’s stunning wildlife and landscapes on our unforgettable day trip. Book now for an enriching adventure!”

Full Tour Itinerary

Arusha National Park Day Trip Itinerary Overview.

Before we delve into the details, let's get an overview of what awaits you in Arusha National Park. Nestled at the foothills of Mount Meru, the park spans over 552 square kilometers and is one of Tanzania's smaller national parks. However, don't be fooled by its size, as it boasts an incredible diversity of flora and fauna that will leave you amazed.

How to Get to Arusha National Park?

To start your unforgettable day trip, you need to reach Arusha National Park first. If you're flying from abroad, the most convenient way is to book a flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport, which is approximately 60 kilometers from the park. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or arrange a transfer to the park's main gate.

Wildlife Encounters in Arusha National Park

As you venture into the heart of the park, get ready to encounter a vast array of wildlife species. Arusha National Park is home to an impressive population of giraffes, zebras, buffalos, and wildebeests. Keep an eye out for the elusive leopards and spotted hyenas lurking in the shadows. The park's diverse birdlife is a paradise for birdwatchers, with over 400 species to spot.

Day 0: Arrival Day – Pick Up From Airport

Meet on arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport/Arusha Airport. Transfer to Hotel in Arusha for an overnight stay. Accommodation: Venice Arusha (fullboard)

Day 1:  Hotel  to Arusha National park

Depart Arusha in the morning with your private guide and travel to Arusha National Park, a short 40-minute drive from Arusha town.
Your day trip includes a visit to the Ngurdoto Crater, affectionately known as the “Little Ngorongoro”. Buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, and zebras can all be seen year-round as well as many different bird species. Only a few other national parks in Tanzania give you such an opportunity and it is something that should not be missed.
Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 2: Farewell Day: Transfer to Airport (Arusha/Kilimanjaro airport)

After breakfast in the Hotel, we will transfer you to take the flight back home this will be the end of your tour and safari holidays with us. Tarangire Day Trip TripAdvisor Reviews. 

Arusha National Park Fees & Costs: Be Prepared For Your Visit.
  • 1 person – Price cost USD 700 per person for a day trip
  • 2 people – Price cost USD 600 per person for a day trip
  • 3 people – Price cost USD 580 per person for a day trip
  • 4 – 7 people – Price cost USD 550 per person for a day trip

Embarking on an Arusha National Park day trip promises an unparalleled experience that combines the beauty of nature, wildlife encounters, and cultural immersion. From the enchanting Momela Lakes to the majestic Ngurdoto Crater, every moment in this Tanzanian gem is a testament to the wonders of our planet. So, don't wait any longer; pack your bags and set off on an adventure of a lifetime!

What is Included for your Arusha National Park Day Trip
  • 2 nights budget  hotel accommodation in Arusha before and after safari
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • All Entry fees
  • The government imposed an increase in park fees
  • Park entrance fees (for non-residents)
    Professional driver/guide
  • Round-trip airport transfer (pick up and drop off)
    Safari transportation (unless labeled as optional
  • 18% VAT, Increase of entry by government 2023/2024
  • Safari Vehicle 4x4 4WD open roof land cruiser
What is not Included for your Arusha National Park Day Trip
  • International flights (from / to home)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Tips (tipping guideline 15 USD per person per day).
  • Internal flights

Note: To upgrade your accommodation in mid range or luxury stay in Arusha inquire now

What to bring for your Arusha National Park Day Trip
  • Clothes.
  • A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
  • Comfortable shoes
    Bath towels, pillow, toilet paper

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