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Ngorongoro Crater

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Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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"black rhino"
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"hippo pool"
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"amazing place"
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"garden of eden"
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"early morning"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"amazing wildlife"
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"male lion"
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"wild animals"
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Reviewed yesterday

It's been my dream to take a trip to Africa. I wasn't clear on what part of the continent I wanted to tackle first or how I should plan out my trip; all I had were a list of things that I wanted to see...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed our safari with Halisi Adventures. Well organized and professional guides Ngorongoro crater is amazing in the center is a huge lake and plain that supports a large amount of wildlife. We saw elephants, wildebeests, zebras, guinea fowls, monkeys, lots of types of gazelles,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unforgettable experience safari with Halisi Adventures I and my friends we have life time experience safari for two days amazing safari with Halisi Adventures the company was on time their make our safari safe and happy while we are on Tarangire and Ngorongoro area, the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Tanzania in May 2018, the wild life was abundant and our guide was brilliant at finding the quieter sports to show us the animals.we had our own driver and cook,which were no More expensive than other companies,and we are so glad we Trust...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The road way to this crater in itself is scenic. Beautiful yellow flowers on both sides were captivating. The crater tour was also a different experience it looked like a garden of animals on all four sides. And spring water in the middle with hippos...More

Thank Aashna P
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I think that going on safari can always be a gamble as to what you see, but with a visit to Ngorongoro you are guaranteed to see a lot of animals in their natural environment. I'll never forget seeing the rhino roll over, or the...More

Thank paperfl0wers
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We are reasonably seasoned safari goers having traveled through Kenya, South Africa and now Tanzania. A visit to the Crater stands out. There were so many animals confined in this space it felt like visiting the garden of Eden. It didn't matter that we visited...More

Thank LizHarty
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place! Got tons of resident animals! Witnessed hunting of lionesses there when our visiting! So awesome. The animals lives here must have all been blessed!

Thank Monte C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an area where you can encounter just about all types of animals - from the elephants to the lions to Rhino to beautifull birds. There are facilities situated all over this area where one can safely use restrooms and even have a picnic...More

Thank Violetvz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was cloudy and rainy at the top of the crater and as we descended, the sun came out and shined on all the wildflowers ("the hills were alive"). The crater is just beautiful! Tons of lions, wildebeest, zebras, impalas, gazelles, hippos, etc. A must...More

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April 10, 2018|
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Sorry, I don t know... When I Will be there I have rent a driver and visit around with him, without any Group. Regards 😊
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Response from myguenevere | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delayed answer. Do NOT miss Ngorongoro Crater! You will absolutely love it. We saw a female lion drag a zebra (after kill) 1/4 mile from open prairie to a shaded area. We saw so many animals and it is just... More
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October is more likely to have rain than September, we had a few minor showers over the ten days in early September. At night we had one or two thunder/heavy rain showers but each day had plenty of sunshine & was very warm... More
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