Experience the breathtaking beauty of one of Africa’s most iconic wildlife destinations with our 1-day Tanzania group joining safari tour to Ngorongoro Crater. This immersive day trip offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore the world’s largest inactive, intact volcanic caldera. Perfect for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike, this package promises an unforgettable journey into the heart of the Tanzanian wilderness. Join fellow travelers on this shared safari adventure and create lasting memories amidst the spectacular landscapes and diverse wildlife of Ngorongoro Crater.

Tourists during 1-day Tanzania group joining tour in Ngorongoro Crater

General Overview of the 1-Day Tanzania Group Joining Safari Package

Our 1-day Tanzania group joining safari package to Ngorongoro Crater is designed to provide you with maximum wildlife viewing opportunities while ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable experience. You will travel in a shared 4x4 safari vehicle equipped with a pop-up roof for the best wildlife viewing and photography. Our experienced driver-guide will lead you through the diverse landscapes of the crater, from its lush forests and open savannahs to the shimmering soda lake, ensuring you witness the incredible variety of wildlife that thrives in this unique ecosystem.

What Makes Ngorongoro Crater Unique?

Ngorongoro Crater is renowned for its extraordinary concentration of wildlife, including the Big Five: lions, leopards, elephants, buffaloes, and rhinos. The crater’s unique landscape, created by a massive volcanic eruption millions of years ago, is now a thriving habitat for a wide array of species. Visitors can expect to see zebras, wildebeests, hippos, and a multitude of bird species. The crater’s lush green forests, open grasslands, and picturesque lake create a stunning backdrop for wildlife viewing. The relatively small size of the crater floor makes it one of the best places in Africa to see a high density of animals in a single day.

Detailed Itinerary for 1-Day Tanzania Group Joining Safari Tour


6:00 AM: Pickup from your hotel in Arusha
- Begin your exciting 1-day Tanzania group joining safari with a prompt pickup from your accommodation in Arusha. Our professional driver-guide will meet you in the lobby, ensuring you are comfortable and ready for the adventure ahead. As you leave the bustling town of Arusha, enjoy the scenic views of the Tanzanian countryside as the sun rises.

7:00 AM: Depart for Ngorongoro Crater (approximately 3-hour drive)
- Embark on a scenic drive towards Ngorongoro Crater, a journey that takes you through the picturesque landscapes of Tanzania. During the drive, your guide will provide fascinating insights into the local culture, traditions, and the history of the regions you pass through. The drive offers a glimpse of the diverse rural life and the stunning vistas of the Great Rift Valley.

9:30 AM: Arrive at the Ngorongoro Crater Rim and begin your descent into the crater
- Upon arrival at the Ngorongoro Crater rim, take in the breathtaking panoramic views of the crater floor below. Begin your descent into the crater, where the real adventure begins. As you make your way down, keep your eyes peeled for the first sightings of wildlife.


12:30 PM: Picnic lunch at a scenic spot within the crater
- Midday brings a well-deserved break. Enjoy a delicious picnic lunch at a designated picnic site within the crater, often located near the hippo pool. These spots are carefully chosen to provide stunning views of the crater’s landscapes and are often visited by curious wildlife. As you savor your meal, listen to the sounds of nature around you and keep your camera ready for unexpected animal sightings.


1:30 PM: Continue with an extended game drive
- After lunch, continue your exploration with an extended game drive across the crater floor. This part of your 1-day Tanzania group safari focuses on the various habitats within the crater, including the Lerai Forest, the lake area, and the open grasslands. Look out for prides of lions, elusive leopards resting in the trees, and the rare black rhino. The diversity and abundance of wildlife here provide ample opportunities for incredible photography and unforgettable wildlife encounters.

4:00 PM: Start your journey back to Arusha
- As the afternoon draws to a close, it’s time to bid farewell to Ngorongoro Crater. Your guide will navigate the scenic route back to Arusha, giving you time to reflect on the day's adventures and share stories with fellow travelers. The drive back offers a final chance to spot wildlife and enjoy the picturesque Tanzanian landscape.


6:30 PM: Arrive in Arusha and drop off at your hotel
- Arrive back in Arusha by early evening, concluding your memorable 1-day Tanzania group joining safari. Your driver will ensure a smooth drop-off at your hotel, where you can unwind and reminisce about the extraordinary experiences of the day. This one-day safari provides a perfect blend of adventure and relaxation, leaving you with lasting memories of Tanzania’s natural beauty and wildlife wonders.

Summary of the Tour

This detailed itinerary for the 1-day Tanzania group joining safari to Ngorongoro Crater is designed to offer an immersive and enriching experience, showcasing the best of the crater’s wildlife and landscapes. With convenient pickups, scenic drives, and expertly guided game drives, this tour is ideal for anyone looking to make the most of a single day in one of Tanzania's premier wildlife destinations.

Package Inclusions and Exclusions


- Transportation in a 4x4 safari vehicle with a pop-up roof

- Services of a professional driver-guide

- Park entrance fees to Ngorongoro Crater

- Picnic lunch and bottled water

- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Arusha

- Shared safari experience with other travelers


- International and domestic flights

- Travel insurance

- Tips and gratuities

- Personal expenses such as souvenirs

- Optional activities not included in the itinerary

- Meals and drinks not specified in the itinerary

The 1-Day Group Joining Safari Pricing

The 1-day Tanzania group joining safari tour to Ngorongoro Crater is priced from $200 per person. This price includes all the listed inclusions and offers exceptional value for an unforgettable safari experience.

Embark on our 1-day Tanzania group joining safari tour to Ngorongoro Crater for a day filled with breathtaking landscapes and captivating wildlife encounters. This thoughtfully crafted package offers an enriching experience, showcasing the beauty and diversity of Tanzania’s natural heritage. Perfect for those with limited time but a boundless passion for adventure, this safari promises to leave you with cherished memories of Africa’s majestic wilderness. Join us for a day of exploration and camaraderie, and witness the wonders of Ngorongoro Crater unfold before your eyes.