What you need to know
Wildlife Management Fee @$35/4pp/night if you stay camping and @$29.5pp/night if you stay in a room. This fee is charged by the Ministry of Tourism and is paid in advance to Tanzania Wildlife Management Authority (TAWA) offices in Arusha and will be issued with a visiting permit to handle to their rangers at Lake Natron gate. The offices are located few metres from Arusha clock tower in an area popularly referred to as “MALI ASILI” by the people of Arusha. In case of having limited time in Arusha or arriving from Serengeti, we can assist you apply and pay for this permit online at our lodge and you pay the amount in cash.
Gates/Entry fees @$35pp/entry. This fee is charged by Local district councils and is paid cash on your way to Lake Natron if arriving from Arusha/ Manyara/Longido or on your way out of Natron if you arrived from Serengeti. The same is paid cash in USD or TZS and you will be issued with an EFD receipt.
Activity fees @$20pp for a guided visit to Lake Natron shores + day hike to Engarese waterfalls and @$70pp for a guided hike to Ol doinyo Lengai 2+paxs group. This fee is paid cash to a community office here in Lake Natron.