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Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area

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| Ngorongoro Crater, About 1.5 hours drive from Arusha Town, Arusha, Tanzania
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On the drive down (I do hope the park authorities do something about this appalling track) we stopped to look at buffalo on the right but on the left was a caracal cat hunting so close to the jeeps that had stopped. Everyone was quiet...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mary B
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Excellent game drive! The peace and quiet, the great view, the nature surrounding you are undescribable. Would visit again and again! Maria

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank oliviamariam2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunningly beautiful. The drive is an adventure up the mountain then around the crater to be able to drive down. The wild animals are all over the place and appear to be very healthy. Lots of wonderful thins to see and enjoy. I especially enjoyed...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DCNike
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing range of scenery, with thousands of animals roaming around, side by side with the Maasai villagers. Amazing. A must see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a beautiful location with the Massai herding on the land and the wildlife around you. It was breathtaking and seeing so many animals in one day was remarkable!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marie K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Many different animals. The only location we saw a rhinoceros. The grasses, flora and water supply were ample. Very nice picnic spot.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jbhale73
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Crater is a very special place where you are sure to see a lot of wild animals in their natural habitat. There are always a lot of safari vehicles around, so you never get a feeling of being alone in the wild, but they...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank heleneslinning
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an excellent final safari day in March, having a very special experience with a lone bull elephant. We saw a baby hyena 'attacking' it's Mum's tail, and saw two black rhinos. An amazing place with a breathtaking view.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ALadyFromAus
Reviewed 6 days ago

Its indescribable the beauty and array of animals is mind boggling. Nature at its best.l We saw elephants, loads of widebeests, beaufitcul birds, you name it and almost every animal you can think of is there. The Masai giraffe are at the top of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nancy o
Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing Serengeti, we didn't expect much from Ngorngoro but we were pleasantly surprised. Lots of lions, right by our vehicle and elephants, buffalo, hippos. Completed our "big five" experience by seeing black rhinos here.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Randell N
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Bibiana C
30 April 2018|
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Response from 17Pep | Reviewed this property |
Game reserves to the wild animals.
28 December 2017|
Response from moonlight2urse | Reviewed this property |
It is possible to get transportation to take you in ngorongoro and drop you off at the hotel. the cost is 650 USD
11 July 2017|
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Response from Nathalie-rose33 |
The entrance fee cost to enter the ngorongoro conservation area is about 80$ per 24h and per Person. However, you need a 4x4 car and have to know the way (there are very little indications in the NCA to find your way) and be... More
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