Crater Forest Tented Lodge

Address: on Kirin Coffee Estate, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania | Lodge
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This lodge is located on on Kirin Coffee Estate, Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
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    Travel Blogs from Ngorongoro Conservation Area

    Journey to Tanzania and arrival in Makayuni

    A travel blog entry by tomwasmuth on Jun 10, 2015

    5 photos

    ... medicine (seems you can cure pretty much anything by using plants in the bush) and we found a herd of Zebra very quickly and managed to spot a herd of Antelope in the distance. We must have tracked these Antelope for at least an hour and every time we got reasonably close they would bound off into the distance. Lazaro pointed out that the Antelope may be mistaking the smell of Roberts’s dog (who had followed us) for a Lion and therefore this was why they were ...

    Down into the crater

    A travel blog entry by katherinecle on May 24, 2015

    10 photos

    We arrived in the Ngorongoro Conservation Park before noon to head to our hotel. The next day will be a full day in the crater.

    The hotel is made of volcanic rock each piece placed by hand in a building project that too seven years to complete. The rooms all face the crater although it is our turn not to get the view. That's okay as this is the coldest stop we make as we are 900 metres above the crater and xxx metres above sea level. The mist flows in and out and ...

    Transfer to Ngorongora Crater and Game Drive

    A travel blog entry by gljacobs on Mar 09, 2015

    1 comment, 14 photos

    ... miles)– and it is teeming with wildlife!

    The lodge was built about twenty years ago in a mixed architecture of Colonial style and Masai tribal design and the whole thing just seems to work. Lunch is in the elegant dining room with crisp linens and beautiful accessories –it’s really hard to describe other than it is very elegant and the service is superb.

    We head off into the crater down a ...

    Exploring the Crater

    A travel blog entry by txherrins on Mar 02, 2015

    20 photos

    Ngorongoro Crater is the main feature of the Ngorongoro Conservation District. It is the world's largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcanic caldera. The crater is 2,000 feet deep and the floor covers 100 square miles. The elevation of the crater floor is 5,900 feet abouve sea level. The animals that live in ...

    Iraqw Cultural Visit

    A travel blog entry by cytravel on Feb 21, 2015

    8 photos

    ... hut. He spent at least 15 minutes telling us to take pictures of everything. After his talk I got the clear impression that Iraqw men drank local beer all day while the women did all the work. I don't think I'm wrong.

    His wife wife brought out handicrafts for sale at the end. We bought a basket. The whole thing should have taken an hour, but it was about 3 hours before we ...