Tag Archives: Ngorongoro Crater

Day 24 The Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater

We rose early to make the most of our final game drives, and were not disappointed. Among many other animals we saw a massive pride of 17 lions. They were all lolling around a tree in clear view of the … Continue reading

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Day 2 The Ngorongoro Crater

We were up and ready early and headed straight for one of the highlights of the trip, the Ngorongoro Crater. After winding up the hills in the truck to town, we met up with the 4×4 vehicles that took us … Continue reading

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Day 11 – Ngorongoro Crater and Arusha

A fairly cold start to the day but that was to be expected considering how high up we were.  We slowly drove down into the crater floor.   From below the view was amazing you could quite clearly see the formation … Continue reading

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Day 9 & 10 – Serengeti National Park & Ngorongoro Crater

We had to be organised this morning  as we had to transfer belongings into the 4×4’s ready to head off to the Serengeti.  A few hours drive and we were at the park gates and fortunately the rains had stopped … Continue reading

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Cape Town, Day 71

The final day on safari and we arrive in Cape Town.  Nestled in a Bay and with Table Mountain as the back drop it is the perfect place to finish the trip.  It is a very western city and it … Continue reading

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Snake Park, Day 26

Last night was spent celebrating the end of a great safari in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater.   The reason for the celebrations was because it was the introduction of 4 new people to the trip and the farewell for three more … Continue reading

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Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Day 24, 25

The Crater is the reason why the Serengeti and Masai Mara produce such a fertile environment for all these African beasts.  Before this volcano exploded millions of years ago it is estimated to have been between 4 and 5km high … Continue reading

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