Arusha popularly known as the safari capital of Tanzania is sandwiched between the twin peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru. Located to the north of the country, Arusha serves as a strategic stop from where wildlife buffs start their African Safari tours. The city is blessed with natural attractions such as the striking crater of Mount Meru sprinkled with thick clouds and lush forests covering the mountains dramatic slopes.
Arusha serves a major starting point for tourists on a visit to Serengeti National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro and Ngorongoro Crater. Wide variety of game species such as lions, zebras, rhinos and birds inhibit these places. The entire region around Arusha is blessed with amazing varieties of flora and fauna that attract thousands of tourists from around the World. Besides this, travelers can also visit Olduvai Gorge housing museums that display art ad artifacts belonging to early humans and hominids.