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Arusha National Park is a scenic and diverse wildlife sanctuary located in northern Tanzania, near the town of Arusha and close to Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak. Despite being one of Tanzania's smaller national parks, covering approximately 137 square kilometers, it boasts a stunning array of landscapes and ecosystems.

The park is characterized by three distinct areas: Mount Meru, a prominent volcanic peak and the second-highest mountain in Tanzania; the Ngurdoto Crater, a smaller but picturesque crater; and the Momela Lakes, a series of alkaline lakes surrounded by lush greenery.

Visitors to Arusha National Park can enjoy a range of activities such as hiking, walking safaris, and game drives. The park is home to diverse wildlife, including giraffes, buffaloes, zebras, warthogs, and an abundance of bird species. Additionally, the forests on Mount Meru provide habitat for colobus monkeys and other primates.

The park's proximity to Arusha makes it easily accessible for day trips or short excursions, offering a blend of scenic beauty, wildlife viewing, and outdoor activities for visitors looking to experience Tanzania's natural wonders.