Arusha & Mount Meru

Arusha & Mount Meru

Arusha is a relaxed town in Northern Tanzania where most northern circuit safaris begin. It has plenty of bars, restaurants and nightclubs with a bohemian atmosphere. The dormant volcano Mt Meru dominates the skyline rising out of the nearby Arusha National Park.

  • Big game:Good
  • Birding: Excellent
  • Best time to visit Arusha and Mt Meru: June-September and Dec-March.
  • How to get to Arusha and Mt Meru you can drive or fly.
  • Safari types available: Cannoe Safaris, Walking Safaris & Game drives

    It is possible to go canoing around the Momella Lakes in Arusha National Park. Mountain biking, horse riding and visits local cultural projects can also be arranged on request. There is a large range of hotels and lodges in and around the Arusha area and our safari team will help you pick the best option for you.


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    • Attractions: Education, Nature, Safari Activties, and Walking and Climbing.
    • How to get there: Drive, Fly, Train
    Where to go in Arusha & Mount Meru

    • The programme was excellent and we saw masses of game, less a leopard! So, entirely happy customers. Thank you for your efficient handling of the whole trip.

      Christopher Lee

      United Kingdom, Jan 2013

    • We had a really great vacation on the Southern Circuit in Tanzania and wonderfully facilitated by our driver/guide Salim who was really first class - a great representative of Wild Things.

      Steve Wallis

      Belgium, Oct 2013

    • We had an excellent time and the trip was very well planned, the guides (and vehicles) excellent. Thank you very much for arranging it all!

      Jackie, David and Sarah

      Australia, Oct 2013

    • I'd like to say that our entire trip was truly amazing and a great once in a lifetime excursion. Everything was very well setup and we had no problems with any of the trip. Thanks to Wild Things.

      Katye Vytal

      United States of America, Jun 2013

    • We had a fantastic trip. Your excellent organisation, your guide - Max, was exemplary in every way, were major contributors to this. Many thanks for making ours, a trip of a lifetime.

      Richard Goldberg

      United Kingdom, Jun 2013

    • We had a wonderful trip. Thanks very much to you, Wild Things and to Abbas for putting together such a memorable safari for us.

      Kathryn Woof

      United Kingdom, Dec 2013

    • A very exciting adventure

      Andrew Bird

      United Kingdom, Jan 2014