Tanzania Day Trips

Tanzania Day Trips2019-03-01T08:33:04+00:00


Arusha National Park

Arusha national park is the closest national park in Arusha, most popular destinations for day trips visitors, Mount Meru is found within this national park, also within the park there are various activities such as game viewing where by you will get a chance to see animals such as Zebras, waterbucks, bushbucks, elephants, giraffe’s,dik diks,hippos,Buffalo’s,black and white colobuses.

View of ngurdoto crater, shallow alkaline momella lakes, Birdwatching of birds such as Flamingos, canoeing in Momella lakes, Visit ngurdoto museums and also you can do walking safari within the park.

Tarangire National Park

Tarangire is the sixth largest National park In Tanzania located in Manyara Region, The name of the park originated from the Tarangire River that crosses at the park, The River is a primary source of water and during the dry season there is long distance Migration of wildebeest and zebras where by thousands animals concentrates in Tarangire national park from the surrounding wet season dispersal and calving areas.

The park covers area approximately 2850 square kilometer (1100 sq miles) and it is very famous of high destiny of elephants and African baobab trees.

Ngorongoro conservations area

This is one of the world-class tourist destination, famous for wildlife co existing with semi nomadic maasai pastoralist practicing traditional livestock grazing, the area consist of the spectacular Ngorongoro crater(250 km2) which is the world’s largest unbroken Caldera in the eastern (great) Rift Valley, there is a large population of wild ungulates in the crater including the only visible populations of Black Rhinoceros in their natural environment, Ngorongoro crater is a home to a population of about 25,000 large animals, mostly ungulates, it also the home to about 500 species of birds. The crater covers the area of 304 sq km2 and its diameter is 19.5 km, while its depth is 630m with the floor dominated by open grass.

Manyara National Park

Located in both Arusha and Lake Manyara with the Majority of the land area of the park is a narrow strip running between Gregory Rift wall to the west and the lake Manyara an alkaline Soda or Soda lake to the East, Consist of 330km2 with 130sq m of arid land, forest and a soda lake covers as much as (200 km2), The park is well known for Flamingos that inhabitant the lake, more than 400 species of birds, with animals like lions, elephants, blue Monkeys, dik dik, gazelles

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Materuni waterfalls

Materuni is one of the few villages of wonder in northern part of Tanzania sitting at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, it is the land of chagga people, the village is famous for coffee plantations, making of a local banana beer. In this day trip you will get a chance to enjoy the beautiful scene of the village, hiking to the waterfalls and get a chance to swim, enjoy the taste of a local banana beer, also witness the local process of making coffee from the indigenous and have a taste of it, to watch and experience the chagga ways of life etc.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Hot spring

Kikuletwa hot springs also famous as “Chemka” is a natural warm water pool located outside Moshi town around Boma region, the water itself is not exactly hot but rather warm compared to that in the surroundings, the spring surrounded by thriving greenery, mostly trees giving them the appearance of an oasis in the middle of nowhere, its like a hidden paradise where you can have a natural pool just for yourself, while you are there apart from relaxing and swimming you will also get a chance to have a taste of local dishes famous as “chipsi mayai”(mixture of flied potatoes with eggs), and see other other activities from locals from nearby villages.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Lake chala

Lake chala it is a caldera lake located in the border of Tanzania and Kenya on the eastern side of Mount Kilimanjaro, the lake is 55 km from Moshi town and it is fed underground spring from Mount Kilimanjaro with the water colour changes depending with a season, from blue to turquoise and green. Surrounded by trees, grasses and different plants you will get a chance to watch different kinds of birds, Baboons, Velvet monkeys, also you can go hiking around the crater, while you are there, you can also do a lot of activities such as swimming, canoeing, Fishing, hiking, birdwatching etc. Lake chala is a perfect place to relax and enjoy beauty and nature. There is a bar along the shores of the lake where you will get a chance to get both alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, It is a day trip but there is also another option of overnight as there is a campsite and lodges nearby.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Lake duluti

Lake duluti is a crater lake located in the eastern part of Arusha Region of Tanzania, It is estimated to be 700m deep and it has water throughout the year as it depend from both underground water and seasonal rainfall. The lake is the inhabitants of water birds up to 130, different species such as King fishers, Fish eagles, egrets and many more, when you are there you can do a lot of activities depending on your choices such as canoeing around the lake which can take up to 2-3 hours depending on your preferences, also hiking around the crater through the forest where you can be accompanied by ranger or you can just relax on the beautiful shores of the lake and have a drink. For a day trip duluti it’s a perfect place for exploring and relaxing.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Marangu Village

Marangu village is located in Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania, there are a lot of things to explore in this beautiful village such as the beautiful water falls situated at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro with its source of water comes directly from glacier of the top of Mount Kilimanjaro and You will get a chance to swim. In this beautiful village also there are caves built by chagga tribe and learn the history of those caves on why they built them in the first place, Also there is coffee plantations where by you will get a chance to roast and make your own coffee. Apart from that you will get a chance to explore and walk through the tropical forest that grows on foot of a beautiful Mount Kilimanjaro.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Mount Meru water falls

Mount Meru waterfalls it is found in Arusha, in this trip you will get a chance to do hiking and along the way you will get a chance to meet locals found in the area, to see locals ways of life such as trading activities. Apart from that along the way you will be enjoying the beautiful scenes of landscape and nature. The professional tour guide with you will be explaining about everything you need to know about the place, history and culture of people living around the area. It is a full day trip and you will a chance to enjoy your lunch at the waterfalls, Indeed it’s a beautiful place to Visit while you are in Arusha[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row]