2 hour Canoing safari safari with highlights including....

  • A peaceful and scenic safari on Momella lake (Arusha National Park) with sightings of buffalo, bushbuck, giraffe, hippo and many water birds living closeby.
  • A canoeing experience on Lake Manyara (subject to water level) inside of Lake Manyara National Park with sightings of thousands of pink flamingos, giraffe, elephants, buffalo and other animals on the shoreline.
  • A calm canoeing experience on Lake Duluti with Mount Meru in the distant backdrop and no wild animals.

Add-on- Add on to a safari in Arusha National Park

A gentle canoeing safari following the shorelines of small Momella lake. The scenery around Arusha National Park is spectacular and you may spot some wildlife such as buffalo, bushbuck, giraffe, huppo and many water birds living closeby. You can plan for a morning or afternoon canoe ride and combine with a wildlife safari or walking safari inside of Arusha National Park. Where do we meet: Small Lake Momella (inside Arusha National Park) Time: mornings or afternoons Strenuousness: low Equipment used: stable 2-persons fibre glass canoes

  • Accommodation options
    This item is an add-on and your accommodation is as per your package itinerary.
  • Location: Arusha National Park
  • Physical demand: Low fitness
  • Time of day: Morning or afternoon (2-2.5 hours)
  • Meals included: None
  • Commonly seen: Buffaloes, bushbuck, giraffes, hippos and many water birds living
  • Occasionally seen: None
  • Rarely seen: None

Add-on- Add on to a safari in Lake Manyara National Park

Please contact us for a custom itinerary for this option. This tour is subject to water levels allowing for canoing at Lake Manyara and may not be possible on your tour.

Add-on- Add on to a safari passing Arusha town

Please contact us for a custom itinerary for this option.

2 hour canoeing safari

Add-on to your itinerary

  • Parks and reserves:
    Arusha National Park or Lake Manyara National Park or Lake Duluti
  • Activities included:
    Canoeing safari
  • Optional extras:
    None, speak to your consultant.
  • Accommodation:
    Not included, usually already a part of your full itinerary
  • Best months for this tour:
    December to February or June to October
  • Commonly seen animals:
    Buffalo, bushbuck, giraffe, hippo and many water birds living in and close to the water.
  • Occasionally seen animals:
  • Rarely seen animals:

Standard packages usually include...

  • National park, Conservation area or Wildlife Management Area fees as applicable to your itinerary
  • Activity fees as applicable to your itinerary
  • Local guides if necessary for the activity

Optional extras you can add...

  • Transfers outside of your itinerary
  • Accommodation if not already included
  • Extra activities not indicated in the add on itinerary
  • Special bush meals if available at your planned activity

Standard packages usually exclude...

  • Tips / gratuities
  • Beverages such as soft drinks, alcohol etc.
  • Items of a personal nature
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When to visit

These recommendations are based on weather predictions and trends.

Excellent time

January, February, July to October, December

Good time

March, June, November

Mixed time

April, May

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