Sitting on the North-East of Tanzania region, Arusha National Park is a small park yet carries beautiful sceneries in it. The park host Mount Meru with a height of 4,566m. Mount Kilimanjaro is just 60 kilometers away forming an amazing backdrop and view from the park.
The Meru crater which funnels the Jekukumia River, the Ngurdoto Crater and the shallow alkaline Momella Lakes are outstanding features to look out for. The Momella lakes are famous for wading birds and its different algal colors. Animals found here are buffalos and giraffes.
This park is just a 40-minute drive from Arusha and approximately 1½ hours from Kilimanjaro International Airport.
Activities: Mountain climbing, picnics, nature walks, and game viewing