Maasai Trekking - Ngorongoro High Land
Day 1: Arusha –
After morning breakfast collect your lunch boxes and drive to Olduvai.
Then you will drive through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority
to Olduvai Gorge where you will visit the archaeological history at
Olduvai before driving back to Simba Campsite on a full board basis,
where the high altitude of the Crater Rim will ensure you sleep well.
Day 2: Ngorongoro –
Soon after breakfast collect your lunch box and drive to
Ngorongoro for a half-day tour of the crater. Within the Ngorongoro
Conservation Area is the largest unbroken caldera (collapsed volcano) in
the world, Ngorongoro Crater. The crater floor (610 meters deep and 260
km squared) is a haven for wildlife, a microcosm of East African scenery
There are many large animals within the crater itself, mostly zebra and
wildebeest, but also lion and elephant. This is undoubtedly the best
place to see rhino in Tanzania . Other animals may include: leopard,
cheetah, hyena, warthog, impala, buffalo, hartebeest, eland and many
other antelope and smaller mammals.
are many flamingos and a variety of other water birds around the soda
lake on the crater floor. More than a 100 species of bird not found in
the Serengeti have been found in the crater. Dinner and overnight at
the Nainokanoka Campsite.
Day 3:Nainokanoka –
Take an Early breakfast (07.00) and with the help of
donkeys carrying the luggage we head for Bulati Village visiting Olmoti
Crater and waterfalls passing the Embulmbul Impression. The Olmoti
Crater is a shallow grassy crater and is the source of the Munge River ,
which pours through a notch in the rim in a spectacular waterfall on its
way to Ngorongoro Crater. Dinner and overnight at Bulati Campsite.
Day 4 Bulat – Embakai.
an early breakfast hike to Empakaai Crater (4 Hours). Descend into the
crater to watch the flamingos and other animals – this beautiful little
crater contains forests and a deep lake. At Empakaai, the scenery is
spectacular at every point. From the northern and eastern side you can
look out to the dramatic cone of Ol Doinyo Lengai, the Great Rift Valley
and Lake Natron . Dinner and overnight on the Empakai Crater rim.
5:Embakai – Acacia.
Empakaai to Acacia via Naiyobi – After breakfast you
visit a Maasai village. Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at Acacia
Campsite (village campsite) which is close to Ol Doinyo Lengai an active
Day 6:Acasia –
On the way down into the Rift Valley the landscape is truly emotional:
steep cliffs on your left, Lake Natron in front of you and Lengai on
your right. Down in the valley the cars welcome us to bring us to a
comfortable campsite near the lake. Over night at Natron Campsite.
On this day you will walk
from the camp to the village where you can see the Lake from there.
After lunch late the evening you walk to amazing water full. Evening
prepared for going to climb Oldonyolengai, you will start climbing at
02.00 Am then back down around 10.00 Am.
8:Natron – Mto wa mbu.
Soon after breakfast you load the luggage on a car and drive to Lake
Natron to see Flamingo. After that drive to Lake Manyara.Dinner & over
night at Fig Campsite/Lodge at the village known as Mto wa Mbu.
Day 9 : Mto
wa Mbu - Arusha
On this day
you might have culture tour at the village or free
day shopping. After lunch drive back to Arusha.
In addition we do the maasai treking in roita hill
in maasai land, the trek takes 6 to 7 days many animals can be found in
this trek including the some of the big five.