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Olmoti Crater

The Ngorongoro conservation area is without a doubt one of the most well-known locations in Tanzania and all of Africa. Being a true African spectacle, it is included as one of the seven wonders of Africa and a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979. Visitors can enjoy the breathtaking sights and views this area has to offer.

This Ngorongoro conservation area is home to the world’s largest crater lake, Ngorongoro Crater. More than two million years ago, this crater was formed. It is estimated that the crater is 2,000 square kilometers in size and 260 meters deep. It’s unquestionably one of the highlights of the Ngorongoro crater trip.

There are other attractions in addition to the Crater and the location of the oldest remnants. The Ngorongoro conservation area is home to around 25,000 different animal species. Over 1.7 million wildebeests will migrate into the ndutu plains during the wet seasons in order to give birth. During this same season and region, about 260,000 zebras and about 470,000 gazelles will give birth.

The Ngorongoro crater is not the only feature within the Ngorongoro conservation area. There are a ton of additional attractions around. The park is approximately 8,292 square kilometers in size. Come to explore this enormous land; it has much to offer. Olduvai Gorge is one of the other attractions in this area.

You will have the opportunity to witness the giant African tusked elephant and the critically endangered black rhino in the Ngorongoro conservation region. The region is also home to African wild cats, including as lions, cheetahs, leopards, caracals, and servals.

African wild dogs, golden African dogs, and spotted hyenas are among the other creatures you might anticipate seeing here. The Ngorongoro conservation area is home to around 500 kinds of birds. The Kori bustard and ostriches are two examples of unique species.

Olmoti Crater in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Olmoti Crater is located in the northern sector of the Ngorongoro conservation area. It’s also south of the Empakaai Crater of the Ngorongoro. This cater is the main source of water for the Munge river. The Olmoti carter is a shallow later with a lot of vegetation cover.

The olmoti Craters are not very famous in the Ngorongoro but they are worth a visit. You can visit the Empakaai crater as well since it’s also within the same vicinity. The crater stands at 3080 meters above sea level at the highest point. The crater has a diameter of about 6.5 Kilometers.

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