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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 1 week ago

We saw and were able to capture an image of the last of our "Big Five"; one of the few the black rhinos. A thrilling experience in a location that delivers geographic and wildlife photography opportunities. A must see location for any safari.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rustie58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its been memorable me and my patiner I really recommend any one to go on safari Globeintersafari there really good

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Benno P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are going on safari (a journey) this is one of the most exquisite locations you can visit. A volcano that erupted 2.5million years go, collapsed, and left a beautiful plain for wildlife, with lakes, grasses, and astounding beauty.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mahender127
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I very good pace, great place to visist, a lot of big five but only rhino is difficult to spot, i will come again here!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jenniferbrownus0000
Reviewed 12 February 2019

A beautiful vista of the lush, green crater many metres below us on the valley floor. We had great views of two huge herds of Buffalo making their way across the crater. Bring your binoculars!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ian H
Reviewed 17 January 2019

This place is beautiful and i highly recommend that you must visit it if you come to Tanzania, its real lovely

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank globeintersafari
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We took the four wheel trip from the crater edge to the floor to see some wonderful wildlife. The largest elephant I have ever seen and my first Rino. had lunch at the ponds and watched the hippo's.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed 27 December 2018

This hardly known gem is a true wonder. A pristine crater composed of the most brilliant hues of green and where an abundance of wildlife resides. I stayed at the nearby Ngurdoto Lodge (which was not bad but could use an update) and the whole...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank catchmeifucan1
Reviewed 27 December 2018

So many animals in this bountiful location that you see almost everything. Trully as we were driving through it looked like the garden of Eden and the crater view is amazing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ryan V
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Baobab Safaris provide, exciting, adventurous, challenging, memorable, and intimate African trips. Hello! You' ll love.

Date of experience: December 2018
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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.