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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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Reviewed yesterday

Spectacular views from the rim of the crater to the drive well into the park. Amazing game. Trip of a life time.

Thank Desmond D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We toured the Ngorongoro Crater as part of a OneSeed Expeditions trip, and the crater was a wonderful part of the trip. Lots of animals, diverse regions within the crater. The hippo pool near one of the only restroom locations was especially beautiful and cool...More

Thank NewfiePupLover
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ngorongoro crater visit is a mind blowing experience. The variety of fauna in the crater is incredible. The best moment was when we spotted the two horned rhino!! Coming up close to lions and elephants was really wonderful!! A must visit game drive when you...More

Thank JyotiVenkatesh
Reviewed 3 days ago

It an incredible area to visit and experience. We visited a Masai Boma, always interesting and a little challenging in terms of the balance between authenticity and modern changes, and had a great drive around the crater, which was beautiful. We got us close and...More

Thank stephen H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The crater was an incredible experience - literally packed with animals. We spotted 16 different animals in just half a day in their natural environment - including elephants. The drive is fairly strenuous because of the condition of the roads but well worth it.

Thank Ngaio M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place go see it, you won’t be disappointed, wrap up warm though it can indeed be chilly and I’m from Scotland

Thank john m
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did a one day game drive in the crater specially to look for rhinos. But, I never expected the diversity of wildlife that we saw. So many large birds, baboons, giraffe, and of course the rhino. Must do on a safari.

Thank abhurley
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited a number of parks but Ngorongoro Crater is a must just to get the view of the crater and to see this cradle of wildlife biodiversity! The night before, we stayed at Simba campsite on the crater rim and were paid a visit...More

Thank ryank1975
Reviewed 5 days ago

Incredibly beautiful place to see wildlife. The crater is an open plain with limited trees and large bodies of water, so you can see for miles.

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I didn't know the existence of this crater before we went there. The road to go to the crater is very long, but the crater is one of the most amazing thing I've ever seen. You are in the animals' house, and it is fantastic....More

Thank Grace N
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Bibiana C
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Response from Laila S | Reviewed this property |
Game refers to wild animals in Africa in general
Helena M
29 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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