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Category : Arusha City Blog

Stopovers are sometimes unavoidable, but that doesn’t mean you have to be confined to your hotel with Sky News on repeat and a room service burger for company.

Arusha is the gateway to Tanzania’s legendary northern safari circuit and chances are, you’ll find yourself here at some stage on your bush adventure. It might not be as sophisticated as some of the larger cities in East Africa, but we rather like the dusty town with its colorful markets, vibrant stalls and hidden oases.

Here’s information’s about Arusha from our Arusha City Blog…….

10 Top Hikes Trails in Arusha

10 top Hiking and Walking in and Around Arusha: Whether you set foot on the summits of  Tanzania’s highest mountains or just walk through the lush forests on the lower slopes for a few hours  or full hike to Kilimanjaro– trekking in this country offers something for everyone. Volcanoes, high plateaus and mountain ranges, lakes and craters offer superb possibilities for short hikes or long treks. Please Click below for ...

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Top 10 Arusha Half day tours

Half Day Tours in Arusha:  This half day tour is convenient for tourists on a stopover or before touring other Tanzanian parks. It's good tour giving you a sample of what to expect in the rich wildlife parks, Nature and Culture of Tanzania. Travelers on lay overs at Mt Kilimanjaro airport can also sample the half day tours from both Arusha or Moshi! Please Click below for suggested itinerary offered  by Tour Operators from ...

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Day Trips from Arusha I Arusha Tours

With a population of over 400,000 people, Arusha is one of the largest cities in Tanzania. It is the capital of the wider Arusha region and is strategically located in the northern part of the country – an area with some of East Africa’s best national parks. The city receives enough rainfall and remains green throughout the year because of its location at the foot of Mount Meru.

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The 15 Best Arusha Safaris

........Below are the 15 Best Arusha Safaris............ SPECIAL, BUDGET AND COMBO SAFARI: The Northern safari circuit offers a range of national parks and is an ideal destination for a first time Africa traveller as well as a repeat destination. Tanzania offers a variety of beach destinations from the Islands of Zanzibar, Pemba and Mafia to the the Swahili coast on the mainland,   Mt Kilimanjaro the highest free standing mountain in ...

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Longido Travel Guide

Longido District is one of the six districts in the Arusha Region of Tanzania. It was created in 2007 from part of Monduli District. The administrative seat is the town of Longido. Mount Longido is located within the boundaries of the district. According to the 2012 census, the population of the district was 123,153. ........Activities in and around Longido ........ LONGIDO ...

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Longido Maasai Village I Longido Tours

Longido Maasai Village: All too often a visit to a Maasai community can be more of an uncomfortable, touristy experience. What most travellers would really like is a chance to get a proper insight into the Maasai way of life without it being a hassle and without feeling like you weren't wanted around unless you were going to buy lots of necklaces and spears! A visit to Longido is ...

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Mount Longido Hike I Longido Tours

Mount Longido Hike: Be greeted with traditional dances and songs at the village, then guided by a Maasai warrior follow narrow footpaths through a dense natural forest and trails created by buffaloes to reach the top of Mt Longido, or shorter hikes to local waterholes. Longido is situated 80 km north of Arusha and is a gateway to climb Mount Longido (2629m) that stands alone on the ...

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Longido Cultural Tourism I Tours to Longido

The tour to the extensive plains around Longido Mountains, 80 km north of Arusha, features an insight into the traditions of Maasai culture. The lush area is home to rare birds and mammals The tour includes: A nature trail to spot birds A climb to the impressive Longido Mountain through a dense natural forest Walking safari through the Maasai plains an over the slopes of ...

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Mto wa Mbu Travel Guide

Mto Wa Mbu Village offers a very rare experience for visitors! Around 120 tribes reside in the village - it's a cross-cultural melting pot with probably the most exotic mix of languages and customs found anywhere in Tanzania. When you enjoy a visit to the village you'll be in the heart of the Northern Safari Circuit in Tanzania, so time spent here will be a welcome respite from ...

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Karatu Travel Guide I Tours to Karatu

Expert Guide to Karatu Village:  Karatu is a small but lively town on the edge of Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Most visitors pass through en-route to safari camps, but if you have some spare time it's worth slowing down to make some cultural connections. But the town's main appeal is its proximity to the rolling Ngorongoro highlands and the world-famous Ngorongoro crater. You can easily spend several days here ...

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