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Mount Meru, Kilimanjaro’s more accessible cousin, is located east of the Great Rift Valley in the small but beautiful Arusha National Park. Recognized as the second tallest mountain in Tanzania and the fourth highest on the continent, its towering peak and fertile soil attract avid hikers because of the easy trails and diverse wildlife.

Travelers agree that Mount Meru offers incredible views of the summit crater and Mount Kilimanjaro, as well as access to numerous African animals. (The fertile soil surrounding this still active volcano is home to some 400 species of indigenous birds, several types of monkeys and a handful of Tanzanian leopards.) A trip to this less-traveled peak is typically done in conjunction with an excursion to one of Tanzania’s more popular destinations: Mount Kilimanjaro, the Ngorongoro Crater or Mount Kenya. But this just means travelers looking to get back to nature can escape the congestion on the trails of Mount Meru.

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Mount Meru treks-4 days

Mount Meru treks-4 days

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Personalized service Professional/certified trained Mountain guide No cash transaction as covid precautions We deal with small groups as easy to provide great services and detailed info about the features.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$790.00
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$790.00

3 Days Mount Meru trekking

3 Days Mount Meru trekking

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Our mission is to provide you with an incredible experience during your stay in Tanzania. Rupia Adventure is a team of very experienced native Climbing and Safaris We organize Mountains Trekking, Photography Safaris, Beaches Holidays, Cultural Tourism and Wildlife Safaris that are memorable life changing experiences.
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  • 3 days
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$700.00
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$700.00

4 Days Mount Meru Trekking

4 Days Mount Meru Trekking

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Ascend Tanzania’s second-highest peak on this 4-day trekking tour of Mt. Meru, with included transfer from your Arusha hotel ensuring a hassle-free trip. Get a glimpse of Tanzania’s diverse flora and fauna as you make your way up the mountain, stopping overnight in lodges along the way, and explore safely under the protective supervision of an armed park ranger. Meals and park fees are included in the price.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$900.00
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Climb the holy mountain of the Maasai

Climb the holy mountain of the Maasai

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This is a unique opportunity that is only available to a few travellers. Due to our close relationship with the Maasai tribe and our community interaction, we are the only tour operator that is allowed to take guests up the holy mountain. You will have a personal Maasai guide who will tell you about their religious beliefs and the meaning of this special place.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.11
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4 Days Mount Meru Climbing | Hiking |Trekking Tour-with-BURIGI CHATO SAFARIS LTD

4 Days Mount Meru Climbing | Hiking |Trekking Tour-with-BURIGI CHATO SAFARIS LTD

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The 4 Days Mount Meru Climb & Hike is the best for acclimatization prior to Mount Kilimanjaro climbing; The Mountain is the third highest peak in Africa and is the second highest mountain in Tanzania at 4,568m. The mountain is located within Arusha National Park, Tanzania’s gem. This prime location gives trekkers the chance to spot some of the wildlife that inhabits the area. Because Mount Meru is located in Arusha National Park, hikers must climb with an armed ranger due to the wide range of wildlife living on the mountain. On the lower slopes of the mountain, hikers are more likely to see elephants, giraffes, and buffalo! As hikers continue their ascents, the trail follows the north rim of the volcano’s crater along a dramatic ridge line. Throughout the climb, hikers sleep in designated huts along the trail. Hikers reach the summit as the sun is rising and they will have spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro and of the Mt. Meru Crater. Meru Climbing Permits duration time is 12 HOURS.
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  • 4 days
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$1,340.00
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4 Day: Hiking Mount Meru

4 Day: Hiking Mount Meru

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This special hiking tour takes you to Mount Meru which is the first sight you can see when reaching Arusha town. The mountain is with its 4,566 m (14,990 feet) Tanzania's second-highest peak after Kilimanjaro and the fifth-highest in Africa. The mountain has two peaks: Meru Summit, the highest point, and Ash Cone, an additional peak inside the crater which was formed after a more recent volcanic activity. Many hikers use to hike Mount Meru before Kilimanjaro as it helps for the acclimatization.
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  • 4 days
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$1,334.00
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1 Day Mount Meru Hiking

1 Day Mount Meru Hiking

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Mount Meru has been labelled ‘Kilimanjaro’s little brother’ due to the fact that it is the second highest mountain in Tanzania. The four day hike allows you to analyse the scenic landscapes in a leisurely manner but Mount Meru trekking will challenge your body’s limits. The climb to the summit doesn’t require an athlete or an extreme alpinist but you should be in relatively good shape. The elevated viewpoint of the Arusha National Park allows you to discover the beauty that lies in the savannah plains featuring bursts of colourful vegetation and the scattered wildlife. The towering Mount Kilimanjaro can be spotted in the distance of the landscape. Tranquil hikes through the luscious canopies and the narrow trails enclosing the U shaped crater provide you with the perfect opportunity to clear your mind. Reaching the summit is an experience you are unlikely to forget
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
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$250.00
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$250.00

Organic Coffee Tour and Local Food Experience in Arusha

Organic Coffee Tour and Local Food Experience in Arusha

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This activity is a unique chance to experience local cuisine in a serene untouched atmosphere of African nature, as well as learn history and production steps of Tanzanian coffee.
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  • 3 hours
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$45.00
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Evening Hiking to Oljoro Hills Hunting the Sunset & Maasai Lamb Berbeque Dinner

Evening Hiking to Oljoro Hills Hunting the Sunset & Maasai Lamb Berbeque Dinner

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This short tour is designed for those who have free time in Evening and bored, warm up your body by having a 1 hour hike to The Hills around in Arusha, viewing the Sunset and having the Maasai Berbeque(Nyama Choma) its an experience you will need to try
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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$70.00
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Craft Beautiful Beaded & Metal Jewelry with Vocational Students

Craft Beautiful Beaded & Metal Jewelry with Vocational Students

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Welcome - we'd love for you to join us and learn to create beautiful metal or beaded jewelry at our vocational studio in the Meru region! In just a few hours, you'll learn how to create beautiful pieces of jewelry in traditional styles, and you'll have something precious to take home and remember your visit by. You'll learn about TST's work empowering the local community, including our vocational program supporting impoverished young adults and helping them to start sustainable businesses. Throughout the day, I will also teach you about the Meru tribal culture and history. The small donation that we ask for goes 100% directly to our children, families, and programs. From your donation, $10 can pay for art supplies for a class at the daycare. $25 can feed one of our children for two weeks. $75 helps a family start a business. $200 covers all of the living costs for a child for a month in residential care. This is a unique opportunity to help vulnerable children in our community!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$25.00
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Hike Mount Kilimanjaro Through Machame

Hike Mount Kilimanjaro Through Machame

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Experience guides, flexibility of packages and itineraries, affordable packages, Certificate of appreciation
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  • 9 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,500.00
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3 Day Mount Meru Climb

3 Day Mount Meru Climb

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Mount Meru the best for acclimatization prior to Mount Kilimanjaro climbing; The Mountain is the third highest peak in Africa and is the second highest mountain in Tanzania at 4,568m. The mountain is located within Arusha National Park, Tanzania’s gem. This prime location gives trekkers the chance to spot some of the wildlife that inhabits the area.
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  • 3 days
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$690.70
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Great Migration Adventure

Great Migration Adventure

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It is a wildlife experience safari touring in both Northern and Central Serengeti within the assurance of seeing best of the world’s greatest natural park. Wonderful experiences which will remain with you forever.
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  • 7 days
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$3,263.69
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Arusha National Park Guided Day Tour from Arusha

Arusha National Park Guided Day Tour from Arusha

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Hike on the flanks of Mount Meru, spot wildlife, and explore Arusha National Park on a full-day tour from Arusha. With a morning walking safari led by a park ranger and an afternoon game drive, you’ll see the park on foot and on back roads. This full-day Arusha National Park tour includes pickup and drop-off in Arusha, entrance fees, and a guided tour of the park, with the option to add a canoe safari across the Momella Lakes.
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  • 8 hours
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$333.34
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Serengeti National Park 7 Days Safaris Camping

Serengeti National Park 7 Days Safaris Camping

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Tarangire National Park, Serengeti National Park And Ngorongoro Crater - 6 nights & 7 daysWhat's Included?• Park and entry fees • Camping fees • Rescue fees • Three meal a day • Drinking water • Driver Guides • Cook • Camping facilities • Transport 4x4 drive open roof • Insurance  . 2 Nights Hotel • 24 hrs rescue team on call • Airport pick transfers Duration7 days Destination CoveredMoshi, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Lake Manyara National Park
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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4 Days Mount Meru Climbing

4 Days Mount Meru Climbing

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Meru is a great preparation hike for climbing Kilimanjaro, or a spectacular trek for those not compelled to do Kilimanjaro. You will hike past wildlife, the landscape is spectacular, and sunrise on the summit has Kilimanjaro as the backdrop. While typically done in only 4 days, it is not an easy peak to summit. To reach the top, there is some scrambling on rocks in the dark and at high altitude. You should be prepared for at least 10 hours of hiking on summit day. For an easier hike, you can climb just to Rhino Point for sunrise, and then descend. Mt. Meru is in Arusha National Park. In Arusha National Park all hikers must be accompanied by an armed ranger in addition to the AWR guide. This ranger is employed directly by the national park. You will also have your own guide, who is managing the crew and watching out for your safety.
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  • 4 days
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$1,192.31
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Four days Mount Meru, Kili Footprints

Four days Mount Meru, Kili Footprints

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Standing at 4,550 Meter,Mount Meru is the second highest mountain in Tanzania and fifth highest in Africa. The mountains is a spectacular dormant volcano that offer a challenging and rewarding experience. Located in Arusha national park, the mountains is unspoilt and less congested compared to Mount Kilimanjaro and is a great alternative for climber looking for a a more affordable trek.
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  • 3 days
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3 days hiking adventure on Mount Meru

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3 days hiking adventure on Mount Meru

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Head on this 3-days hike up Mount Meru starting off the trail with a walking safari spotting buffaloes, Giraffes, Baboons, Etc before getting soaked up with this beautiful but strenuous trail enjoying the best views of the Kilimanjaro. On this hike, You will overnight in huts. This hike is mostly done to pre-acclimatize & get ready for the kill but it is a joy on its own.
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  • 3 days
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$858.29
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Tour at Arusha National Park

Tour at Arusha National Park

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The Arusha National Park, is a small (137 sq km) but beautiful African park. It is the closest Tanzanian National Wildlife Park to both the famous “safari town” of Arusha (32 km), as well as the Kilimanjaro International Airport, thus making it ideal for day safaris, even from Moshi (65 km). Not only is the wildlife in the Arusha National Park abundant, but it is also one of the most beautiful and topographically varied game reserves in Tanzania. Optional guided walking safari – It is possible to arrange guide walking safaris, escorted by an armed ranger in the Arusha National Park, subject to additional cost. For more information, please contact us. Optional canoe safari – It is possible to arrange a canoe safari in the Arusha National Park, subject to additional cost. For more information, please contact us.
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  • 1 to 12 hours
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$266.00
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1 day Walking and Bike Safari in Arusha National Park

1 day Walking and Bike Safari in Arusha National Park

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For the first time on Tanzania bike safaris inside National Parks!  Emotive and exciting Cyclist Route in Arusha National Parks between volcanos and giraffes. Ready to pedal the adventure of your life? Join Safari Bike Africa in an exciting and challenging ride to the remote and wild parts of Tanzania!  Unique and special bike trip in a magical and wild environment.  Include the best professional mountain bikes in the whole Tanzania!
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  • 10 hours
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5 DAYS BUDGET SAFARI ( Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater & Serengeti National parks)

5 DAYS BUDGET SAFARI ( Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater & Serengeti National parks)

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The tour is amazing leaving you with unforgettable safari experience. We guarantee reliability, safety and total satisfaction at unbeatable rates. Our guides are well trained and knowledgeable in the fields.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$950.00
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1 day Arusha National Park

1 day Arusha National Park

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1 Day (Arusha National Park) Day 1 - Drive to Arusha National Park for a game drive with picnic lunch. Return to Arusha.
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  • 7 hours
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$480.00
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Big Five Luxury Safari in Tanzania

Big Five Luxury Safari in Tanzania

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Experience the biggest stars of the East African savanna. The mighty Lion, the majestic Elephant, the rare and powerful Black Rhino, the graceful Leopard and the stoic Cape Buffalo. There is no better way of experiencing a classic Safari adventure.
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,192.42
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Arusha National Park Day Trip

Arusha National Park Day Trip

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We offer personalized services and our guides offers the best services to all our clients, they will see the best of Arusha NP in one but small place
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$307.70
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What are Mount Meru hours of operation?
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Mount Meru hours of operation: Daily 9am-3pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.