Arusha National Park
Flora and fauna
Permits to enter Arusha National Parks are obtained by making online reservation at TANAPA Main website by your Local Tour Operator. The Fees amount to enter Arusha National park is 45 US $ per adult (plus 18% VAT) and children below 16 age pay 20 $ (plus 18% VAT) and under 5 years is free.
This is more details from TANAPA Website, read source.
There is a small village, called Kirua, that is not very far from Arusha.
Day Tour and Canoeing Forest walks, numerous picnic sites;three- or four-day Mt Meru climb - good acclimatization for Kilimanjaro. There are many Tour Operators who can Organize a trip to Arusha National Park
In Kirua there is a shop called Co-op which is like Budgens (British based grocery chain).