Arusha National Park and Mt. Meru a game drive 20 minutes away.
Large animals including giraffe, hippo, buffalo and elephant and be seen as well as water buck, reed buck, bush buck, red duiker and suni antelopes. Over 500 species of birds are recorded in the area. The varied habitat also supports a great variety of butterflies including, swallowtail and monarch species. Mount Meru at 4,568m (15,000 feet) is Africa’s fourth highest mountain and a relatively young volcano. Arusha National Park is situated on the slopes of Meru is only half an hour drive from our villa, and it has the widest floral diversity in Tanzania – from grassland through montane forest to heath and alpine desert as well as both soda and fresh water lakes. We can organise full day game drives through Arusha National Park combined with shorter walks on Mount Meru towards the ash cone in the crater where you can observe wildlife in the mystical forest and lake habitats. (prior reservation required)