Flights from Arusha to Serengeti Lobo


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Arusha to Serengeti Lobo flights



Take off from the lively town of Arusha and head towards the remote wilderness of Serengeti Lobo. This flight takes you from the foothills of Mount Meru, over the bustling streets of Arusha, and into the heart of the world-renowned Serengeti National Park.

Perfect for safari enthusiasts, nature photographers, and those yearning for adventure, this route offers a unique opportunity to swap the urban vibrancy of a town surrounded by coffee plantations for the untouched landscapes of the Serengeti. Glide across the sky with views of the diverse ecosystems below, from the savannah to the dense woodlands, and finally to the Serengeti Lobo area, where wildlife roams free. Embrace the chance to traverse the rich terrains of Tanzania, culminating in the untamed grandeur of Lobo’s wilderness.

Arusha Airport (ARK)

Arusha Airport ARK Safarisoko

Arusha Airport (ARK), situated a mere 8 km from the hustle and bustle of the city’s core, stands as the primary departure point for the famed northern safari routes of Tanzania.

While the airport’s amenities are modest, they include dining options, retail stores, and car hire services, making it well-suited for travelers mindful of their expenses. Please note, however, that there are no lounge facilities offered at Arusha Airport.

Directions to Arusha Airport

To reach Arusha Airport (ARK), a short trip of around 8 km is required from the city center. For those traveling by road, a taxi or a shuttle will get you there in approximately 15-20 minutes, traffic allowing.

Many local hotels and lodges also provide their guests with direct transfers to the airport. For journeys originating elsewhere in Arusha, taxis remain an available option at all hours, with fares open to negotiation before departure.

For a shared ride, shuttle services are an option and can either be reserved ahead of time or coordinated through your hotel or lodge.

Serengeti Lobo (LOB0)

Serengeti Lobo Airstrip

Serengeti Lobo Airstrip (LOBO) lies in the heart of the Serengeti, offering direct access to the northern stretches of one of Africa’s most iconic wildlife reserves.

The airstrip provides basic yet sufficient facilities to meet the needs of travelers eager to begin their safari adventure. While it lacks extensive amenities and does not have lounge areas, its proximity to nearby safari lodges and camps more than compensates for the rugged simplicity.

Directions to Serengeti Lobo Airstrip

Serengeti Lobo Airstrip (LOBO) is nestled deep within the national park. If you’re traveling from a nearby lodge or camp, game drive vehicles often double as transport, providing a scenic transfer that can vary in time due to the wandering wildlife and unpaved paths.

For those staying further afield, coordinated transport with your accommodation is recommended. While traditional taxi services are not an option here, lodges can arrange land transfers, and some may offer charter flight connections to LOBO. Always communicate your travel plans with your accommodation provider well in advance to ensure a smooth arrival for your Serengeti experience.

Top Safari Airlines

In Tanzania and Kenya, several smaller airlines focus on offering both charter and scheduled flight services, enabling passengers to explore the breathtaking landscapes and attractions of these East African countries.

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