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Ngurdoto Crater

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Arusha National Park | Mageso Chember, mzzanine floor, Arusha, Tanzania
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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.
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Arusha National Park | Mageso Chember, mzzanine floor, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to see this amazing place and the natural plants surrounds there it was awesome. This was great and we had a great views

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a wonderful trip. I will remember it rest of my life. Seeing wildlife that is rapidly vanishing is worth seeing it while you have a chance.

Thank Vinod K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a unique experience to be in the crater and see the animals, but Tarangari and Serengeti have much more to see.

Thank jbaukus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many animals in one place and a great landscape to feast your eyes on. downside there were too many tourist cars - almost a traffic in a park.

Thank Catherine N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ngurdoto Crater is a volcanic crater in Arusha Region, Tanzania. The crater is 3.6 km in diameter at its widest and 100 metres deep. Ngurdoto Crater is surrounded by forest whilst the crater floor is a swamp. It is located in Arusha National Park.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for an amazing place to get up close and person with the largest wild animals on the planet - this is the place. We saw - lions mating, ostriches mating, wildebeest, antelope, dozens of species of birds, warthogs, jackels, hippos, elephants,...More

1  Thank wayne s
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

This is a must see destination and a unique wildlife reserve. It is like an oasis of animals with the crater forming a stunning backdrop. We were also surprised by the diversity of bird life.

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Fascinating to watch two young lions stalking various prey unsuccessfully, then getting tired and playing together

Thank Eileen S
Reviewed August 11, 2017

When i visited the place back in Jan 2017 - I thought it was amazing. Going back second time in their winter was still quite awe inspiring and also gave a different flavour. This is a once in a lifetime visit (its not cheap admittedly),...More

Thank TheTrailingSpouse
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

My wife has a co worker who she had visited this place. After she told her we are visit Tanzania, she said we should visit this place. We never regret. This place was so wonderful.

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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.