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

    • We thoroughly enjoyed our experience, and we feel that the service you offered was well worth the money we paid. Salim was wonderful. Very interesting to talk to us, and an excellent driver.

      Claire Austin

      United Kingdom, Jan 2013

    • I am just emailing to say how amazing the safari was and I would like to thank you, The food was great and we saw so many animals its exceeded our expectations completely.

      Samantha Crichton

      United Kingdom, Jan 2013

    • We had a wonderful time on safari. The vehicle was great, reliable and comfortable. Our guide Amos was fantastic, he was punctual, friendly, knowledgeable and made our safari really enjoyable.

      Vickie Waltham

      United Kingdom, Aug 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

    • I would like to thank you for this wonderful safari we participated to. Everything was perfect! We are very happy and we made all our dreams come true. Abbas was an amazing guide. Thank you very much!

      Maria Malkova

      France, Dec 2013

    • A very exciting adventure

      Andrew Bird

      United Kingdom, Jan 2014

    • 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