Olduvai camp is a 3- star mid- range accommodation found in the Ngorongoro conservation areas, just south central areas of Serengeti in northern Tanzania Region. The camp is close to Olduvai Gorge and on the center of the rocky outcrop between Ngorongoro crater Rim and Ndutu Areas overlooking the panoramic views of Ngorongoro highland and  southern Serengeti plain. The camp is in an ideal place for safari adventures to tourists and travellers to see big five and great migration passing through and beautiful views. .One can be at the lodge by road transport from Arusha international airport since it’s the gateway destination taking approximately 3-4 hour’s drive on tarmac road from Arusha to the camp and 40 minutes to fly to the close Ndutu airstrip then few minutes’ drive from airstrip to the camp.

Olduvai camp consists of 7 comfortable and elegant en-suite tents overlooking the surrounding plains and the rim built of canvas/ traditional building style with grass thatched roofs.  All tents  are well  elevated on a raised deck decorated and furnished with private en suite facilities of flushing toilets, bathroom with hot and cold showers, mosquito nets,  comfortable tropical wooden beds with clean and washed beddings, free bottled water, free toiletries, slippers mention but few, wooden chairs and tables, white duvets and pillows to mention but a few.  Tents have private verandas and sitting areas, overlooking the stunning view over the great migration, ngorongoro highlands and surrounding area.

Olduvai camp
Olduvai camp

There is a fireplace pit where guests relax and share experiences about the safari; it also provides warmth to visitors during chill weather.  Tents are in  different sizes  with single beds for individuals , double bed , twin and triple/family rooms and rooms cost 200$ per night and above sometimes the rate goes slightly high during high/peak season than in Low season.

  Olduvai camp offers more services and facilities which include;

A Dining areas that serves different meals both international and African- inspired meals that meets guests choice. you can have meals in either dining  area or Veranda. Meals offered are Continental breakfast, lunch and dinner serve by well trained, friendly and organized staff, and they offer meals in any place of your choice, veranda or dining area overlooking the valley.

 A well -stocked bar/lounge with  variety of drinks , local ,cocktail  , wines, spirits and international beers,  you relax and sip  the cocktail or monk tail  while overlooking  the stunning view of the ngorongoro Highlands  and surrounding area ,

Services; Free parking space available, offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs,  Laundry  and house- keeping services available , bottled water available, solar energy available , massage services offered to calm you mind and make you sweat out all the stresses

  WIFI internet available at the camp that will keep you connected and enables you/visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends.

Activities to do while at the lodge; visiting Ngorongoro crater rim , Game viewing since the camp is close to the great migration route , community tours in the local village

Ngorongoro  crater  is  found in the Northern part of Tanzania close to Ngorongoro conservation area  in the great rift valley  covering  the total area of 8,292km and its 3 million  years  old .

Olduvai camp
Olduvai camp

The crater is the best place in East Africa with beautiful breathtaking Views.  There are  different  attractions in the park  which include;  wild beast migration  from Serengeti , Ngorongoro crater ,  Salei Plains and Ol karien Gorge, Variety flora and Fauna, stunning scenery and many more attractions.  The park has different   categories of accommodation like;  Budget  ,  Mid range and luxury accommodation that are convenient and affordable to guests visiting the area. The park   contains short grasses with more high lands and other beautiful volcanoes. The area have  over 25,000 large animals including 26 black rhinoceros and over 100 number of lions,  7,000 wild beasts,  4,000 zebras, 3,000 eland and 3,000 Grant’s and Thomson’s gazelles . The park has different animal including the  big  five mammals of the world ; lion ,Buffaloes, elephant,  leopards ,Rhinos ,zebras , implalas , antelopes and different bird species  . There are more different  activities  to do while in the Park which include ;  Game viewing at crater and lake  Eyasi view point to different animals migrating  , Crater viewing  , Cultural visits in the local village, Hiking the Gol  Mountains in the remote areas of the park  , Crater Rim Nature walks, Bird watching  in the park, Visiting archaeological like oldivai gorge museum  and many other activities .  The Park gives stunning view of the Ngorongoro Crater since it’s the largest   caldera  in the world and the surrounding areas. There are more masaai  mara pastoralists in Ngorongoro park .  its  80$ per person entering Ngorongoro park .  June –july  and  late January and February are the best month to travel in Tanzania for a safari especially Ngorongoro side

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