Ngorongoro crater animals

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari (Day Trip) : Amazing scenery and a wealth of wildlife are the features of this day excursion that will live long in the memory. It’s a special spot, Ngorongoro. A volcanic crater known as “Africa’s Garden of Eden” is home to a variety of animals and is a deserving UNESCO World Heritage Site. Due to the year-round presence of animals, this place should not be missed. Lions, cheetahs, leopards, black rhinos, baboons, hippopotamuses, elephants—the list goes on and on. The memory of a day excursion to Ngorongoro will last a lifetime.

The Ngorongoro Crater Tour Day Trip is a one-day Tanzania safari tour that leaves from Arusha, Moshi or Karatu and gives tourists a fantastic opportunity to experience the well-known Ngorongoro Crater in the northern Tanzanian tourist hotspot. The Crater is the biggest intact caldera in the world and is the best option for a day trip from Tanzania because it is home to many wildlife, including the endangered black rhino. We don’t have set departure dates for this tour; anyone can make a reservation and go on it whenever they choose. All are welcome, from individuals to large groups; however, flexible visitors can request to join a group on their own.


  • In the natural areas, you will appreciate and encounter nature, wildlife, the habits and habitats of the fauna and flora, as well as people and cultures.
  • Minimum Rate per Adult: US$ 191
  • Departing from: Arusha or Moshi
  • Duration: One-Day Tour
  • Departure Time: 0630 Hrs. (possible to leave earlier than)
  • Departures: Daily
  • Minimum Persons Required: 2
  • Best Time: All year round


Early in the morning, you’ll leave Arusha for the protracted but beautiful drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You’ll see thriving Maasai settlements along the journey, as well as broad grasslands studded with acacia trees and the occasional giraffe or wildebeest.

We will continue to the Ngorongoro crater, the eighth natural wonder of the world and the distinctive, well-known caldera with the greatest diversity of species, for a game drive. We will enter the crater floor of Ngorongoro.

You may enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view while driving down the crater in your open-top vehicle, and if you’re lucky, you might even spot one of the Big Five. More than 120 different species of mammals can be seen in the caldera. We’ll also go to saltwater lakes like Lake Magadi, which attracts flamingos and other waterfowl.

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari
Ngorongoro Crater

Hippos swimming in large pools, the last threatened black rhinos in East Africa, as well as ostriches, Kori bustards, crowned cranes, and secretary birds, will all be on display. It is undoubtedly an incredibly beautiful landscape. The abundance of predators in this magnificent park, which includes lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs, and the ever-elusive leopard, which might sometimes require a trained eye to identify, is another major lure.

Your picnic lunch will be served at the picnic area at the Hippo pool in the Crater Ngoitokik wetland. Visit another round of the afternoon game viewing after lunch. Ascend the Crater at 4:00 PM and drive back to or Arusha. Your guide will drop you off at your preferred place and this will mark an end of your Ngorongoro crater day trip.

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari : PRICE QUOTATION  

  • Single (1 Person): USD 700
  • USD 380 for each of the two people
  • USD 312 for each of the three people
  • Each of the 4 people is USD 245
  • USD 223 for each of the 5 people
  • USD 200 for each of the six people
  • USD 191 for each of the 7 people

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari :  PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Free airport transfers (if arriving and departing the same day)
  • Park and Crater Entry Fee
  • Picnic Lunch Box
  • Service of an English-speaking driver guide
  • Transport is based on an excellent 4×4 vehicle with an open roof for game viewing.
  • Driver’s Salary, allowances, and park fees for vehicles and drivers
  • Activities as per the itinerary
  • complementary bottle of water daily
  • Government taxes

1 Day Ngorongoro Crater Safari : PACKAGE EXCLUDES:

  • Extras, i.e., drinks, telephone, etc.
  • International flight
  • Departure tax, tips to the driver or guide (highly recommended),
  • Visas and travel insurance (we can help arrange for them)

Kindly note that the price above is subject to change, so please get in touch with us to know the exact price for this tour at the time of booking. Either a private expedition or joining a group are options for this Ngorongoro crater Day trip. If you want to be a part of a group, send us your inquiry, and we’ll help you join a group. The same goes for those interested in a private tour!

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