Dry season (May-October) best for forest walks although no problem in the light rains of October/November.
WHAT TO DO
The activities available on Zanzibar include: spice tours, dhow trips, diving, deep sea fishing, sailing, walking safaris, ballooning, bird watching, dolphin-watching, and visiting a number of interesting sites such as Jozani Forest, Chumbe Islands, or the historical ruins of Mbweni Palace.
Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is perched on the edge of the world famous Ngorongoro crater at the edge of the Serengeti in northern Tanzania.
The lodge lies with the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, which covers more than 8,000 square kilometers of pristine African wilderness and its only 190km from Arusha Airport.
The design is inspired by the Maasai mud-and-stick manyata making it one of the architecturally spectacular safari lodges in Africa.
Ngorongoro Crater Lodge has 30 Maasai inspired suites perched on stilts on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater set in classic crescents.
North and south camp have 12 suites each while the tree camp has 6 suites.
Each stone and thatch suite has en suite bathroom with spectacular view of the crater, lounge and butler services..
NGORONGORO SOPA LODGE
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge was opened in 1992 and is located in Lemala hill on the eastern rim of Ngorongoro Crater, in the volcanic highlands of northern Tanzania.
The lodge is situated at 7,800 feet above sea level.
A world heritage site, the crater is renowned worldwide as a wildlife sanctuary.
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge has 92 en suite rooms and most of them have magnificent views into the Ngorongoro Crater.
Each suite is equipped with:
* Spacious bedrooms
* Bathrooms with shaver socket, hairdryer, WC, bidet and wash hand basin
* In room dining
* Central heating radiators
* Wall-to-wall carpeting
* Writing desk
* Mini bars on request
* Private lounge
NGORONGORO WILDLIFE LODGE
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is strategically set on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater, a renowned world heritage site often referred to Africa’s Garden of Eden.
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is situated 185 km from Arusha and 410 km from Nairobi the Kenyan capital. The lodge is located directly above the Yellow Fever Forest, providing spectacular views plunging down over the crater floor, 7,500 feet above the sea level.
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge has 75 spacious guest rooms, each boasting rewarding views over the spectacular volcanic crater:
NGORONGORO SERENA LODGE
Ngorongoro Serena Lodge is an architectural masterpiece built on the rim of a dormant volcano, in the heart of the Ngorongoro Conservancy, the lodge’s stone outlook nestled amongst granite rock outcrops perfectly blend with the neighborhood.
Perched on the jagged rim of the crater, wreathed in morning mist, camouflaged in river-stone and cloaked in indigenous creepers, the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge is a triumph of ecological and architectural fusion and a unique blend of world-class luxury, timeless volcanic splendor and ethnic style.
Game viewing commence right at the lodge.
Ngorongoro Serena has 75 rooms in different configuration to suite your taste and preference: