Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area

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A natural wonder and World Heritage Site, Ngorongoro Crater provides an oasis of life for a vast population of indigenous wildlife and the nomadic Maasai tribe. The rich terrain of this huge volcanic crater stretches some 260 sq km (100 sq mi) within a protected conservation area, ranking as one of the largest inactive calderas in the world. See endless vistas and the densely populated highlands of the crater, and observe wildebeest, zebras, and one of the largest known populations of Maasai lions. Set within a strict conservation area, safari tours provide visitors with access to the crater. Arrange to visit Ngorongoro Crater and other attractions in Ngorongoro Conservation Area using our Ngorongoro Conservation Area day trip app .
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  • Fantastic wildlife. You look and experience the animals in their right element. Inter alia, we saw a gnufødsel and shortly after that the hyenas chasing and killing another gnukalv. And then there were all the other animals. Exciting
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  • The crater is a most amazing eco-system. There is every kind of animal found in Africa in that one crater. The weather is beautiful in this area and with the March rains it was lush. We saw hundreds o...  more »
  • A visit to Ngorongoro crater is a trip of a lifetime. This was the third time for me and still it excites. Everything about the place has to be seen t be appreciated. From the drive towards the conser...  more »
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