Hike under the canopy of the Lake Duluti forest on the shores of the lake. From this location, you have the perfect opportunity to view both forest and water birds. Experienced guides will assist you in identifying all the lesser known birds and trees.
The small, beautiful Crater Lake lies about 11km east of Arusha town. The beauty of the place is breathtaking and you will be mesmerized by the tranquility and serenity that rules over the place. The dense forest around Lake Duluti is home to variety of reptiles and diverse wildlife. Around the lake is a sanctuary that has more than 140 different species of birds, including kingfisher, fish eagle, dove, buzzard, and barbet. From here, you have spectacular views of Mounts Meru and Kilimanjaro.
There are a number of activity options around Lake Duluti, including canoeing, boating, fishing, bird watching, and guided nature walks.
Canoeing on Lake Duluti (Approx 2hrs)
Canoeing is a superb way to get close to wildlife without the noise and restrictions of a vehicle. Glide across the smooth surface of this small crater lake. Enjoy the sights and feel of the serene surroundings. During this leisurely paddle you will encounter interesting bird life, experience the awesome beauty of this secluded portion of nature and breathe the fresh air.
Guided Nature Walks (Approx 3hrs)
Guided nature walks around Lake Duluti are designed in such a way that you experience the breathtaking beauty of this place. The area is an ornithologist’s paradise. Experienced guides will take you on this spectacular hike and will fill you in with details about the birds and the local trees and their medicinal use.
Coffee Walk (Approx 2hrs)
This is a short walk on the coffee farm around the area with a guide who will share interesting valuable information on the farming and harvesting of coffee. At the farm, you will discover the whole process of coffee production from the tree to the table top.back to HOTEL for dinner and overnight (bed, breakfast and lunch).