Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area

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Must see · Geologic Formation · Nature / Park
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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  • I would highly recommend Tanzania as a safari destination. We traveled through both Kenya and Tanzania on our safari, and both countries had amazing things to experience and see during our trip. We.....  more »
  • We did a 6 day Safari to Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangiri and Lake Manyara. We had a terrific time! It really exceeded our expectations. Patrick, our guide, was amazing. He had great knowledge and...  more »
  • Ngorongoro crater; intact caldera
  • Amazing park

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