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Ngurdoto Crater

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Located in Arusha National Park and off limits to humans, this verdant crater’s mossy, swampy habitat provides a natural sanctuary for elephants, buffalo and Colobus monkeys.
Arusha National Park | Mageso Chember, mzzanine floor, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The crater was packed full of Safari-mobiles which stirred up a lot of dust. Saw many zebras, wildebeests, hyenas; a few lions, hippos, a black rhino, elephants. Maybe we just came on an "off" day for the animals, but I much preferred the open areas...More

Thank Cardiodiver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful small fertile crater with a great variety of wildlife. Baboons, buffalos, many beautiful varieties of birds. Do not miss the high observation point and be sure to allocate at least 20 minutes to visit the small free museum close to the observation point. The...More

Thank OtreblaSolrac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful places I've ever had to visit. It was such an amazing experience. If you visit our beautiful country, the crater isn't a place to miss.

Thank Johanes K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing visit to the crater, which starts with a chilly bumpy ride along the crater rim through a rain forest. Then you start to descend and you can see the plains and the lakes before you. We spotted some lions right near the bottom of...More

Thank ImeldaMario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge crater with lots of the animals you would hope to see on a safari. We visited as part of a multi-day safari package.

Thank Ahhboo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good, also see a black rino and many other animals. Great expierinesce to be in a crater and see so much animals around rhere, also birds like the secretary bird and the crowned crane

Thank kees t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a wonderful landscape and less crowded. We had a wonderful view to the Kilimanjaro and stayed at the bottom of Mt Meru.

Thank 345christine
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is a must see if you are on safari with many animals and beautiful scenery. You really get a feel for the wild and natural environment of Africa. The animals are free and you are the one in the "cage" (vehicle).

Thank kjodock
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We had been on safari with Foot Slopes Tours & Safaris visiting Ngorongoro was very spectacular for game driver, We have 6hrs game drive inside the crater and we enjoy the game a lots We thank you Foot Slopes Tours for taking care and make...More

Thank Heather h
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Always have the mind in big five animal, then I came here to discover there lives. We managed to see all big five, Thank you Tanzania.

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Response from tennis_bum1209 | Reviewed this property |
I used African Brothers. I panned the trip for almost a year and they were very knowledgeable and the price was more then fair, I have no hesitancy in recommending them.