Lake Duluti is a small crater lake situated 15km eastern Arusha. It takes approximately 20 minutes from Arusha City. The Lake is surrounded by a thick forest that is home to a number of reptiles like lizards, snakes and animals such as velvet monkeys, blue monkeys, dikdiks and sometime colubus monkeys can be spotted here. While the lake itself is a sanctuary for varies bird species grey herons, fish eagles, cormorants, ospreys, egrets and kingfishers. Lake Duluti offers magnificent and scenic views of the lake and the lush forest sounding the rim of the lake.
Lake Duluti offers canoeing activities which enables visitors to explore the extremely tranquil lake. A great way to explore the marsh areas of the lake. This canoe trip around the lake can take approximately 2 hours.
A nature walk around the crater rim is highly recommended for nature lovers. The trails through the forest that provides enough shade that you can do the walk even in the hottest time of the day. On a nice clear day hikers can enjoy the views of Mount Meru as well as Mount Kilimanjaro. The walking can take up to 2hrs.