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Arusha National Park

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Arusha | Mageso Chember, Arusha National Park, Tanzania
+255 27 250 3471
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  • Average7%
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“walking safari” (17 reviews)
“day trip” (30 reviews)
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Arusha | Mageso Chember, Arusha National Park, Tanzania
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+255 27 250 3471
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"walking safari"
in 17 reviews
"day trip"
in 30 reviews
"colobus monkeys"
in 9 reviews
"armed ranger"
in 7 reviews
"ngurdoto crater"
in 5 reviews
"cape buffalo"
in 6 reviews
"an interesting experience"
in 2 reviews
"great introduction"
in 2 reviews
"knowing how"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful forest"
in 2 reviews
"water birds"
in 2 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 2 reviews
"bird species"
in 2 reviews
"monkeys galore"
in 2 reviews
"fig tree"
in 5 reviews
"wide variety"
in 3 reviews
"blue monkey"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent experience - a small park but saw loads. Highlights were a walking safari (which I think you can do from 2 hours to overnight) - we just did the 2 hour version - and although there is a danger of wet feet the rangers...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a day in this lovely park, had booked it as part of our safari tour. The park is in the foothills of Mt. Meru. The vegetation is lush, green, mostly forests and meadows, some swamp areas and a couple of lakes. It was...More

Thank w84
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our Tanzania safari with Halisi Adventures,Always almost immediate response with all the information, advise and patience you need to make the right choices and decisions, It felt like our wish, was their command Everything seemed to be possible. The friendly, enthusiastic, experienced and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this park! Very lush gorgeous park with lot’s of baboons, zebras, flamingos and giraffes. It’s worth a full day visit. Bring a lunch and find a place to stop and enjoy the lake view with thousands of flamingos. My guide found the perfect...More

Thank SCerque
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

After visiting Moshi, the park was not so far from Kilimanjaro Airport. The experience was really great. It is just 7 KM from the main road and the view of Mountain Meru during that 7 KM drive was great

Thank ZaimJee
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

The walking safari was one of the highlights of the trip and very much worth the money. It really is a great experience to walk to close to the animals and get close up pictures. Otherwise, almost all of the wildlife will be seen in...More

1  Thank LilianJohn
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We finished our Toastmasters Arusha Road trip with a visit to The Arusha National Park on a Sunday. It is a few kilometres from Town and I totally enjoyed its greenery, It was wonderful seeing the different shades of green in the nature. I loved...More

Thank ShebaNjagi
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We spent a relaxing 6hrs touring tbe park and a guided ranger tour looking at giraffes, zebras, wilderbeast & buffalo before trekking to an amazing waterfall. Ar the end of our park visit our driver took us to a beautiful lake with hippos & presented...More

Thank Geoffrey A
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

It is awesome and really unique, Come here and you will have an interesting experience. If you are visiting Arusha and only have a day to visit a national park - Arusha National Park is a must.

Thank OrongaiAfricaSafari
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

We started off our safari with a visit to Arusha National Park. It was a great introduction to Tanzania. We did a ranger-led walk down to the waterfall. The ranger was very knowledgeable and personable, and there was a ranger-in-training who helped my mother over...More

Thank Linette L
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Rosalie K
3 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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dduck62
22 November 2017|
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Response from alison m | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can - we arranged through the hotel we stayed in and east walking
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Seadot
29 December 2016|
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Response from rxqueen7 | Reviewed this property |
I took a private taxi from Arusha . The walking safari is provided by the rangers at the park. Park entrance is $50.00 US and walking safari is extra. Negotiate with the taxis for the trip. Quotes given to me by safari... More
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