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Day Trips

Arusha National Park

Departure Time: 08:00am and Return Time: 05:00pm.
Departure Dates: All year round, every Wednesdays and Saturdays or customized date.
Departure and Drop off Place: Arusha or at an agreed location within Arusha for a group of 7 and above.
Group Size: 1–7 people and above, the bigger the group the lower the price per head.

In the morning, we will collect you from your hotel in Arusha and take you to the Arusha National Park. The park has an incredible variety of fauna and flora, which cannot fail to impress. Hollywood also chose this region to film the movie “Hatari” in which Hardy Kruger starred alongside the legendary John Wayne. Your day trip will include a visit to the Ngurdo Crater. Buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, zebras and baboons can be seen all year round as well as many different bird species. At the Momella Gate, an armed ranger will be waiting for you to accompany you on your walking safari that will give you the chance to experience the wildlife up-close. Only a few other national parks in Tanzania give you such an opportunity and it is something that should not be missed. Lunch will be taken at a picnic place and in the afternoon, you will continue your tour in the safari vehicle through the Arusha National Park. After plenty of time allocated for you to observe the wildlife, we will take you back to Arusha.
Lunch

  • Day trip according to the itinerary
  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Professional, English-speaking guide
  • National Park Ranger
  • Meals according to the itinerary
  • Mineral water
  • All mentioned activities
  • All national park fees
  • Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the day trip

Items excluded:

  • Flights
  • Optional activities
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Visa fees
  • Tips
  • Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
  • Travel insurance

Materuni and Meru Water Falls

Departing From: Arusha/Moshi

Tour Ends in Arusha/Moshi

Duration: One Day Tour

Departure Time: 0700 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: All the year round

DETAILED ITINERARY WATER FALLS: (From Moshi or Arusha)
The MATERUNI Water Falls are located 15 km from the hotel through banana and coffee plantations. One will also get the opportunity of seeing the indigenous people conducting their daily activities.


Tarangire National park

Pick up at hotel: 7:00 am

Drive from Arusha to Tarangire: 2 hours

Game Drive then Lunch – After lunch Game drive till late afternoon.

Late Afternoon: Depart for Arusha ( 2 hours Drive)

(Tarangire National Park lies 118 km (75 miles) southwest of Arusha, along The Great North Road highway, and is very popular for day trips from the town. Tarangire offers a wide variety of wildlife in its area of 2,600 Square Kilometers. Tarangire is the sixth largest park in Tanzania.)
Tarangire National Park Day Trip Safari from Arusha Town . Tarangire National Park Day Trip Safari View Rates, Discounted Prices – Book & Save Now!

Tarangire (pronounced as Taa-raa-nghee-reh) National Park is one of the few national parks in Tanzania, who flora and fauna have not been elaborately described to prospective guest, making the park being overlooked and skipped during the Tanzania’s northern circuit safaris.

Tarangire National Park has the highest number of elephants in the whole of the northern Tanzania parks, exceeding Lake Manyara and Serengeti. There have also been a 550 bird species recorded in the Tarangire National Park, making a sure pleaser for any bird lover.

Tarangire National Park displays a diverse number of wildlife namely: elephant, lesser and great kudu, African buffalo, cheetah, fringe-eared Oryx, leopard, lion, Masai giraffe, spotted hyena, common zebra, white-bearded wildebeest, warthog, eland, olive baboon, bat-eared fox, impala, common waterbuck, bushbuck, coke’s hartebeest, gerenuk, and bohor reedbuck.


Hot spring (maji moto)

Departing From: Arusha/Moshi

Tour Ends in Arusha/Moshi

Duration: One Day Tour

Departure Time: 0700 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: All the year round

If you are interested in the hot springs you are looking for a day of rejuvenation, relaxation and maybe some cultural enlightenment. Only an hour drive to Rundugai Village, outside of Moshi town, start this walking  in the village, crossing various farms, to see how crops are grown and participate in daily farm activities. Then walk through the village settlements and meet Pare weaving groups. Next stop, local market place and traditional bee keeping areas. Nature will provide your backdrop for the day, a serene view of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru. The tour ends in Maji Moto where you can Take the day enjoy the hot springs, have a picnic, and go swim in the stunning clear water. For people with more time it is possible to set up camp at Maji Moto for the night and have a barbeque under the stars.


Ngorongoro crater

Departing from: Arusha
Departure time: 6H 00
Distance from Arusha: 190 km one way.
Duration: Day tour.
Minimum person required: 4 pax.
Best time: All year around.

Tour Begins in Arusha

Tour Ends in Arusha

Ngorongoro Crater Day trip From Arusha Detailed Itinerary
The tour departs from Arusha town with lunch box from your hotel and drive to Ngorongoro Crater. Today you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a half day crater tour. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephant, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food.

Lunch in the Crater at a picnic site with great views of the marshes with hippos and birds. Ngorongoro Crater is nicknamed the “Eighth Wonder of the World,” and for good reason. Here, an amazing panorama unfolds: a collapsed volcano spanning 102 miles, home to lion, rhino, hippo, hyena and antelope by the thousand.

We will explore this wildlife wonderland in our exclusive use, four-wheel drive vehicles, ideal for game-viewing in this environment.
Depart the Crater with a Game drive en-route to Arusha.

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