This 2 Days/ 1 Night Ngorongoro Crater Safari is a brief overnight wildlife safari to Ngorongoro Crater – renowned extinct volcanic caldera within the Eastern Great Rift Valley in northern Tanzania. It is found 75 miles / 120 km west of Arusha town. The first sight will certainly stun you.
The Crater is habitat to numerous Lions, Leopards plus Hyenas together with large herds of wildebeests, buffaloes plus zebras. Additional game viewing within the Ngorongoro with sights of jackal, Thompson’s gazelle, serval cat, cheetah plus flamingo in addition to bat eared foxes as well as nearly 400 bird species.
Any trip into Northern Tanzania must include a visit to the Ngorongoro crater a unique place where you will interact with the local Masai people and see the numerous wild animals living there. The Ngorongoro Crater together with the surrounding highlands are among the most spectacular site in Africa.
The Volcanic craters form beautiful background to the verdant wildlife grazing ground. However, the Ngorongoro Crater which is the biggest unbroken volcanic caldera in the world and home to the biggest number of wild animals without a doubt is the most popular in this area.
The crater wall are 600 meters high and while the wildlife swarmed crater floor hosts different animals among which are Africa’s Big Five animals. This is the most popular safari destination in the whole of Africa.
The spectacular setting along with the abundance of wildlife blend well to make the Ngorongoro Crater a natural wonder on the planet. The Animals freely enter and leave the crater however the majority of them remain there because of the abundant food plus water on the floor of the crater all year round.
Day 1: Arusha – Drive to Ngorongoro Crater
Depart Arusha by road and head to Ngorongoro Crater—one of the natural wonders of the world. A spectacular game haunt, the 102-square-mile crater is a perfect caldera, one of the largest on earth.
Countless years ago a ablaze volcano collapsed, forming this crater which is home to thousands of different animals along with different vegetation types that thrive there. More than 30,000 animals stay here among which are leopards, wildebeests, lions, cheetahs and lions.
Exclusively beautiful, you will spend an unforgettable morning inside the crater, checking out its different corners. at night, you will delight in a yummy dinner at your lodge, yet in the late evening enjoy views of the orange sky as the sun sets. This will certainly be a very memorable day.
Overnight at suitable accommodation.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner.
Day 2: Ngorongoro – Drive to Arusha
Following an early breakfast you will set out for another game drive within the crater taking with you a lunch box. in the Late afternoon you’ll return to Arusha.
Photo by Yoni Lerner
Photo by Yoni Lerner