Ngorongoro Crater

The Ngorongoro Crater is a spectacular geographical formation in North Western Tanzania. Etheral, blue-green volcanic craters form stunning backdrops to some of the most fertile and richest grazing grounds in Africa.

The Crater and the wider Ngorongoro conservation area have a full range of activities, including trekking and an exciting opportunity to interact with people from the Masai tribe.

Drive among an unparalleled concentration of wildlife, including 400 species of bird as well as the highest density of both lions and other big cats. This breathtakingly beautiful setting is undoubtedly the best place in Tanzania to see the Big Five.

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The Ngorongoro's temperatures vary depending on the altitude. Read More

The Ngorongoro's temperatures vary depending on the altitude. During the area's Dry season (June to October) there's barely a cloud in the sky. In the Wet season (November to May) there are two periods of rain separated by a brief dry spell.

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