The perfect safari holiday in Arusha
The gateway to the northern Tanzania national parks
Located in the northern highlands of Tanzania beneath the twin peaks of Mounts Meru and Kilimanjaro, Arusha is the safari capital of the country. Guests embarking on the popular northern safari circuit all stop overnight in Arusha in the ‘Geneva of Africa’ (the African Court on Human rights is located here) to prepare for their journeys into the African bush.
Despite its proximity to the equator, Arusha’s elevation of 1,400 metres (4,600 ft) on the southern slopes of Mount Meru keeps temperatures relatively low and alleviates humidity. Cool dry air is prevalent for much of the year. The temperature ranges between 13°C and 30 °C with an average of around 25 °C. It has distinct wet and dry seasons and experiences an eastern prevailing wind from the Indian Ocean, a couple of hundred miles east.
There are several luxury Arusha hotels to choose from, and we'll be happy to help you decide which is right for you.
Northern Tanzania Safari and Zanzibar Beach
- 13 Days
- £5280 PP
- View Trip
Luxury Southern Tanzania Safari and Beach
- Swahili Coast Beach
- 11 Days
- £6985 PP
- View Trip
Far & Wild Customer Reviews
Find out what our customers think of their adventures!Read all reviews
Perfect trip to the Masai Mara
Excellent service from start to finish
Our brief was 'Unknown Adventure' and they delivered!
First class travel company
A real trip of making memories
Plan with an Expert
Have a look at our original holiday experiences and then contact us with your brief, or call 01768 603 715
A detailed itinerary in 24hrs
Our experts will send you a detailed holiday itinerary within 24 hours. It's our service promise to you.
Tailor-made doesn't mean expensive! Ask about our price promise and book with financial security.
A detailed itinerary in 24 hours
Speak to a Tanzania expert to start planning your adventure
Call an expert on
01768 603 715