Non game-viewing travel time: 4½ hours
Distance: 270 km
After an early breakfast we start your safari to the Ngorongoro
Conservation Area. You will pass Mto Wa Mbu village, Lake Manyara
National Park and Karatu village. The Ngorongoro crater is situated
within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and is known as the 8th
wonder of the world due to its beauty and amazing landscapes.
Upon arrival, we drive to a view point to see the entire crater
floor. Our safari will take us to down to the crater floor about
660 meters below. The crater is famous for its permanent wildlife
which stay due to the permanent water and green pastures.
The Ngorongoro crater has many attraction including hot springs,
vegetation, wildlife and birdlife. The permanent wildlife includes,
buffalo, lion, cheetah, elephant, wildebeest, zebra, rare black
rhino, waterbuck and warthogs. The crater is also home to numerous
In the afternoon we drive back up out of the crater floor and
depart back to your hotel.