A Walk on the Wild Side Walking Safari in the Ngorongoro Crater

Join our expert guide and his Maasai and Park Ranger team on a walking adventure around the rim of the iconic Ngorongoro crater. Spend your days on the trail within arms reach of the wildlife and your nights in tents under the stars of the African sky. Experience all the wild animals of east Africa in their habitat. Not for the faint of heart, this journey is truly a walk on the wild side. Join us on this unforgettable adventure. As real as it gets!

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One of a kind walking Safari with AWAT

This four-day walking safari will take you around the rim of the Ngorongoro crater. Home to the black rhino and unique wildlife habitat teeming with predators and prey. You will walk alongside an expert guide with years of experience in animal rescue and conservation work in Tanzania’s most famous National parks and conservation areas with his park rangers and Maasai team. Sleeping in tents under the open sky, you will be able to get closer to nature than on any other safari. This is a fantastic opportunity for a true African adventure.

We recommend that this travel plan is combined with our other safaris or Zanzibar beach trips. Why not check out our Elephant safari or our best-selling Big Five Luxury travel plan?

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Day 1


On this safari, you will depart from Savanna Bush Camp with Picnic Lunch boxes at around 1000 hrs. to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After park formalities at the gate, you will then enter Ngorongoro Conservation Area, stop at the viewpoint, get an introduction to how the crater was formed and then drive around the Crater Rim. Close to Ngorongoro Descent road, you will meet your Maasai Team with their donkeys. After loading the Donkeys, you will then start your walk accompanied by an Armed Ranger. You will walk for about 3 hrs. and arrive at Alayani Special Campsite Set up camp. Dinner and overnight.

Overnight at Alayani Special Campsite (Half Board) or Similar

Day 2


After breakfast, you will start your walk to Makeseni Special Campsite. This part of the walk will take approx. 6 hrs. arriving at Makeseni Special Campsite. Your cook and your crew will be walking faster than you, so when you arrive at camp, it will already be set up. On this day of walking, you may have close encounters with Elephants and Buffalos on this stretch of the walk. Dinner and overnight Makeseni Special Campsite.

Overnight at Makeseni Special Campsite (Full Board) or Similar

Day 3


After breakfast, you will start your walk to Irkeepus Village. This section of the walk takes about 7-8 hours. While walking, you will see elephants, zebras, Wildebeests, and other wild animals. You will arrive at your camp late in the afternoon. The camp will be set up. Dinner and overnight at Irkeepus Village Special Campsite. You will also meet your driver guide who will have arrived at camp. Dinner and overnight at Irkeepus Village Special Campsite.

Overnight at Irkeepus Village Special Campsite (Full Board) or Similar

Day 4


On this day of the safari, after breakfast, you will depart from Irkeepus Village Special Campsite with packed picnic lunch boxes and proceed back to Moshi or Arusha or continue on with another safari travel plan.

Walking Safari tent with AWATTented Camp Walking SafariAccommodation on the Walking Safari with AWAT

Walking Route:















Moshi, TZ
8:52 pm, March 27, 2023
light rain
Wind: 5 mph
Pressure: 1012 mb
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 6:33 am
Sunset: 6:38 pm
Ngorongoro, TZ
8:52 pm, March 27, 2023
light rain
Wind: 1 mph
Pressure: 1014 mb
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 6:46 pm

Ngorongoro crater walk with AWAT
One of a kind view at the Ngorongoro crate with AWAT

Included in the price:

  • All transfers, according to the program
  • Safari costing Includes 18% VAT (Government Tax ) Value Added Tax
  • English-speaking safari guide
  • Entrance fees to all National Parks
  • Concession fee
  • Bed Night Levy
  • Crater Service Fee
  • Scout fees
  • Overnight all Hotels / Campsites according to the program
  • Full Board during safari
  • Safari starts with lunch boxes and ends with lunch boxes on the last day of the safari
  • When Special Offer is given out (Dinner and Breakfast are included)
  • Check-out time from any lodge is at 10.00 Am
  • 1.5  liters mineral water per person per day on safari, tea and coffee
  • Driver/guide and car (Land rover / Land cruiser/ Nissan Patrols) for Safaris without km limit
  • Flying Drs Service
  • Face Masks
  • Hand Sanitizer in a safari vehicle

Excluded from the price:

  • International flights
  • Visa fees
  • Drinks (if not mentioned above)
  • Tips (Recommended)
  • Expenses of personal nature (like souvenirs)
  • Excursions and trips not included in this program (e.g. Serengeti Balloon Safari)

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