Arusha National Park: Self Drive Trips -Car Rental Tanzania
The Park is nested on the foothills of Mount Meru, the Africa’s most beautiful volcanoes and fifth highest peak. Only 45 minutes’ drive from Arusha City centre, one find this beautifully Park. Mount Meru make an ideal high-altitude acclimatization warm up before conquering the Kilimanjaro. The unforgiving landscapes of Mount Meru and Ash cone, scenic view of Mommella Lakes, tropical forest glades, Ndurdoto Crater are just a few Visitors to this Park will have opportunities to do game viewing, ride a horse, climb the mount Meru as well as do organized walks with a ranger!
Arusha National Park is a meager sized park with a lot of attractions to see and several activities to do. Endowed with varied ecosystems and spectacular views of Mt. Meru, the crater that gives the region its name, diverse wildlife that includes herbivores such as elephants, hippos, buffalo, zebra, and even the occasional wildebeest. Arusha National Park doubles as well as the home to the largest population of giraffes and if you love watching this long necked beautiful animals, Arusha National Park in Northern Tanzania is best venue for you. Not only the above are great about this place but it is also a perfect place for stretching legs doing walking safaris and canoe safaris.
Arusha National park includes the slopes, summit, and ash cone of Mt. Meru that can be trekked in three days to the summit, the Momela Lakes, Ngurdoto Crater, and the lush highland forests that blanket its lower slopes. Game viewing around the Momela Lakes is at a laid-back and quiet pace, and while passing through the forest many visitors stop to search for troupes of rare Columbus monkeys playing in the canopy.