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

    • Thank you very much for the organization of our Safari. We were really happy with our guide Henry and our cook. Everything was great. Henry was a wonderful guide, always on time.

      Cline Gardiol

      Switzerland, Jan 2013

    • All the Parks visited are really wonderful, especially Ruaha and the "king" Katavi that worth absolutely the long trip (at least in our point of view). Yahaya and Salim are like two friends.

      Massimo Randi

      Austria, Jul 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 a most wonderful safari--thank you! Salim and Yahaya were great. We'll be sure to suggest Wild Things to any friends who may be thinking of visiting Tanzania.

      Sheri Six

      United States of America, Sept 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

    • 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