1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park (Walking Safari & Game Drive)
1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park – SAFARI OVERVIEW
This 1 day Tanzania safari tour Arusha National Park takes you for an amazing day of walking safari and game drive in Tanzania’s most accessible park. Arusha National Park is conveniently situated about a 45-minute drive from Arusha town. While the park has no large predators, it is unquestionably beautiful.
It covers an area of about 137 square kilometers and encompasses Mount Meru – a dormant volcano with a height of 4,562 meters and the centerpiece of the park. It also has a range of other beautiful landscapes, including ancient fig tree forests, sulphur lakes, Ngurdoto crater, meandering mountain streams, and waterfalls.
It is very quiet and has a wide variety of animals and superb birdlife. On this 1 day Tanzania safari to Arusha National Park, you can also spend an afternoon canoeing on the lake – a great thing to do if you have a late flight home! Buffaloes, elephants, hippos, waterbucks, bushbucks, giraffes, warthogs, zebras, colobus monkeys, and blue monkeys, can be seen all year round.
At the end of the day trip, you can choose if you want to be dropped off at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha Airport, or your hotel in Arusha.
If you have 1 day for safari, this is the tour for you – we will make sure that you get the most out of it!
1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park – PRIME SAFARI ACTIVITIES
- Morning walking safari
- Afternoon game drive
- Visit a scenic waterfall
- Enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park
- Optional canoe safari on Momella Lakes
1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park – SAFARI HIGHLIGHT
Day 1: Early transfer from Arusha to the park, embark on a walking safari have lunch, a game drive, and return to Arusha.
1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park – DETAILED SAFARI ITINERARY
Your 1 day1 Tanzania Safari to Arusha National Park begins at 7.00 am with a pick-up from your place of stay in Arusha.
You will then be taken on a 45-minute drive to the nearby Arusha National Park, where you will get the chance to enjoy a walking safari and a traditional game drive. This scenic park of about 137km2 encompasses Mount Meru – a dormant volcano with an elevation of 4,562 meters and the centerpiece of the park.
Walking safari: Your day starts with a walking safari through the park’s stunning landscapes of ancient fig tree forests, sulphur lakes, and meandering mountain streams, as you make your way to a beautiful waterfall at the heart of the park.
You have an opportunity to see many species of wildlife – including the unusually beautiful Black-and-white colobus monkeys, Blue monkeys, Giraffes, Flamingos, Zebras, Elephants, Buffalos, Hippos, Waterbucks, Bushbucks, Dik-dik, and Warthog. You will also have a chance to observe more than 400 bird species including the Crowned Eagle, Lanner Falcon, and Levaillants Cuckoo.
Game drive: After your nature walks, enjoy a bush picnic lunch, and then embark on an afternoon game drive through the park. Your drive will pass you past park landmarks such as the Momella Lakes and swampy Ngurdoto Crater – sometimes known as ‘Little Ngorongoro’. At the Momella Lakes, you will see numerous birds. Common species include the pink flamingos and pelicans.
After a game drive, you will drive back to Arusha town with a drop-off at Arusha city hotel or Kilimanjaro International Airport in time for your onward flight at the end of this amazing 1 day Tanzania safari to Arusha National Park.
Activities & Services: –
- Pick up from your Arusha hotel
- Transfer to Arusha NP
- Morning walking safari
- Afternoon Game drive
- Canoe ride on Momella Lakes
End of the 1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park
1 Day Tanzania Safari Tour Arusha National Park − SAFARI INCLUSIONS
- Full Board Accommodation on Safari
- Transportation in 4X4 Safari Van or Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof &AC
- Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
- Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
- Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
- Bottled water while on safari
1 Day Tanzania Safari to Arusha National Park − SAFARI EXCLUSIONS
- General tips for the driver guide, site guides, and service staff at the lodges
- Laundry Services
- Other Beverages/drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
- International Flights
- Domestic Flights – arranged on request)
- Optional Activity fees
- Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
- Airport Transfers –a rranged on request
- Accommodation in Arusha – arranged on request