Day Trip Ngorongoro Crater Tour

Full-Day Trip to Ngorongoro Crater from Arusha Town

Location: between the Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park in The Great Rift Valley, Northern Tanzania
Climate: Remains hot most of the year, rains in Apr, May and Nov.
Typical Landscape: Soda lake, giant Fig and Mahogany trees, Acacia woodlands, and flood plains

Ernest Hemingway famously named it the ‘loveliest lake in Africa’. Lake Manyara National Park is 329 sq km, and home to the infamous Tree Climbing Lions.

Lake Manyara boasts a variety of wildlife and is especially famous for huge herds of elephant and buffalo, and endless troops of curious Baboons. This park is a birders paradise with over 300 species of bird including Flamingo, Long-Crested Eagle and Grey Headed Kingfisher. This small but bustling park can be covered in just over two hours, unless you get held up by an extraordinary wildlife sight, which is highly likely here.

Ngorongoro Crater Tour Day Trip

Ngorongoro Crater Tour Day Trip is a short Safari tour departs from Arusha that gives visitors great chance to visit the famous Ngorongoro Crater in the northern circuit tour destination of Tanzania. The Crater is the world’s largest unbroken caldera which hosts varieties of animals includes the rare black Rhino, the best-chosen Tanzania day trip you might not miss. We do not have fixed departure dates for this tour, anyone can book and do it any day, all are welcomed, individuals to incentive groups, though joining group can be organized on request for flexible guests.

Trip Info

You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, also peoples and culture. Availability 100% Sure, Book today.

Minimum Rate Per Adult: US$

Departing From: Arusha

Duration: One Day Tour

Departure Time: 0630 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: All the year round

Detailed Tour Itinerary

At 0600 hrs in the morning, be ready for a pick up from your hotel or from your stay in Arusha town, your driver guide will collect your picnic lunches, drive 190 km on tarmac road to Ngorongoro Conservation entry gate.

From the gate, drive to the Crater Rim and spend few minutes for awesome view of the Crater from the top, descend into the crater floor for a day game drive. Ngorongoro Crater is one the largest intact caldera in the world and one of the most spectacular sights in the whole of Africa. All the BIG FIVE Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more… Birds includes flamingos on the Soda Lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more other bird families.

Your picnic lunch will be served in the Crater picnic site at Ngoitokok swamp, a Hippo pool, after lunch proceeds with afternoon game viewing. At 1500 hrs ascend the Crater and drive back to Arusha.

Package Includes:

– Flying Doctors Emergencies
– Free Airport Transfers (if arriving and departing same day)
– Park and Crater entry Fee
– Picnic Lunch Box
– Service of an English-speaking driver guide
– Transport based on an excellent 4×4 Vehicle with open roof for game viewing
– Driver’s Salary and allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
– Activities as per the Itinerary
– Complementary bottle of water daily
– Complementary of Embroidered Safari hat
– Government taxes

Package Excludes:

– Extras i.e. drinks, telephone etc,
– International flight
– Departure tax, Tips to the driver/guide (highly recommended),
– Visa, Travel Insurance (we can help arrange of them)