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Arusha Airport is a medium sized airport in Tanzania, serving the region of Arusha. The longest runway is 5.377 feet or 1.639 meters long.
Airport size: medium airport Serving area: Arusha Longest runway: 5377 (ft)
IATA: ARK, ICAO: HTAR
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About the airport
Arusha Airport (ARK), located in the northern region of Tanzania, serves as a gateway to the renowned Serengeti National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro, and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Situated approximately 8 kilometers southwest of Arusha city, this small airport offers domestic flights to various destinations within Tanzania.
With a single asphalt runway, Arusha Airport provides essential facilities for travelers, including a terminal building with check-in counters, immigration and customs services, and a small waiting area. The airport operates daily flights connecting Arusha to other major Tanzanian cities like Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar, as well as to popular tourist destinations such as the Serengeti and Manyara.
Transportation options from Arusha Airport to nearby attractions are readily available, including taxis, car rentals, and shuttle services. It is advisable to pre-arrange transportation or consult with your travel agent to ensure a smooth transfer to your desired destination.
Arusha Airport serves as a convenient starting point for exploring Tanzania's breathtaking wildlife and natural wonders, making it an ideal choice for travelers planning their adventure in this beautiful East African country.
Hotels and places to stay
ARUSHA COFFEE LODGE
LAKE DULUTI SERENA HOTEL
SERONERA WILDLIFE LODGE
LOBO WILDLIFE LODGE
GRUMETI MIGRATION CAMP
SINGITA SERENGETI HOUSE
SINGITA SASAKWA LODGE
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Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- Ol Kalou
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.