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Arusha National Park

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Arusha | Mageso Chember, Arusha National Park, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Arusha National Park and found the place very dense forest and all green. This park lies on the foot of Mount Maru. There is large manmade elephant on rhe entrance- that was the only elephant we saw in the park. The Ranger with...More

Thank MohanMalhotra
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Arusha was the first national park we visited during our trip to Tanzania and it was well worth it. It's a rather small park, but very diverse - there is a part with mountain forest where you can encounter endemic monkey species, Serengeti Ndogo (small...More

Thank LikeAnOcean
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Wonderful day trip from Arusha. Loved Mount Meru view. Really enjoyed seeing the different monkeys and baboons. I never got tired of seeing the giraffes, flamingos, just every thing. Stopped for lunch , watched the hippos and birds and just enjoyed. Washrooms were neat and...More

Thank Leanne F
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Arusha national park isn’t endless but yet of a respectable size around Mt. Meru. It’s a place to see giraffes, zebras, buffaloes, hippos, Antilope, apes and, if the season is right, a lot of birds. It’s a must to take a walk with a ranger....More

Thank KajsaWargh
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I'm sure you will enjoy visiting this park after seeing black and white calabos Monkey, Mount Meru View and Small serengeti in the Park with also other Mammals.

Thank Venance K
Reviewed 20 September 2018

If you are in Arusha you should visit this National Park,this will be a day to remember. There are an abundance of wildlife to see and you will be amazed just how close they are willing to come to your vehicle.

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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This was our first stop on our northern circuit safari with a group of 7 adults. This park boasts an ecosystem different from all of the others in the northern circuit- it is lush and green! We visited in early September and experienced minimal tse...More

1  Thank AnnaBananainJapan
Reviewed 12 September 2018

if there is one day left from or in front of safari, the arusha Nat. Park is a very good place to go ... plenty of wildlife !

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

We had a wonderful walking safari with an armed ranger in the Arusha park. The ranger was very knowledgeable and It was great to see up close things that we'd only seeing from the window of our jeep. We also enjoyed walking to a waterfall....More

1  Thank 33traveler2010
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

A stunning, smaller national park sitting on the lower slopes of Mt Meru. This park does not attract the same attention as the others in the region. I wouldn't say it is overlooked, however, just isn't as popular as it's nearby neighbours. From pristine rain...More

1  Thank RicardoBowie
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8 October 2018|
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Response from annminky | Reviewed this property |
Hello Kate O. Yes, you would definitely need a PR while you do the walk inside the park. Park Rangers are there waiting to guide the tourists. Just want to share a little more about my experience and why you need a PR with... More
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26 September 2018|
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Response from 419ond_ejh | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as mentioned above ask at the accommodation you're staying at. They can also arrange a pick up service. Or keep your eyes open on the street in the city, a lot of tour offers directly there. ANP is a good choice for a... More
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Rosalie K
4 December 2017|
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Response from Dawn960 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am late in answering this. We took two trips with WAYO, the canoe trip and a bike trip. Both were great, though rather expensive. I would suggest you call Sophie Augustino at Matriarch Hill Safari. A new company with... More
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