Ol donyo Lengai Climbing

Ol donyo Lengai, Lake Natron and Ngorongoro walking safari is among the few impressing trek  offered by the northern Tanzania Safari Circuit.  The tour starts by game viewing in the ngorongoro crater followed by walking on the crater highlands and climb of the live volcano of Ol donyo Lengai. Accompanied by the Maasai guide you will explore on foot the wilderness of the Ngorongoro and its beauty while your luggage carried by donkey. All the accommodation is offered in basic camping


Ol donyo Lengai Climbing Itinerary


Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro crater
Pick up from the Hotel in Arusha for a journey to Ngorongoro through the edge of rift valley where you will have fantastic view of Lake Manyara and proceed to Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight simba campsite.


Day 2: Ngorongoro to Nainokanoka
Breakfast, drive into the Ngorongoro crater for a full day game viewing with well packed lunch boxes. After lunch drive out of the crater to Nainokanoka village where we will establish our camp for dinner and overnight.


Day 3: Nainokanoka to Embulbul
Start today the Ol donyo Lengai Trek program with a walking safari from Nainokanoka to Bulati via Olmoti crater. Visit the Munge falls which is source of water which flow to Ngorongoro crater. Dinner and overnight at Bulati campsite 7 to 8 hours of walking


Day 4: Embulbul to Pembe ya Swala
Early morning after breakfast start walking to Embakai crater visit the crater and then proceed to village of Naiyobi. Ahead to Pembe ya swala at yellow fever tree camp the trip takes about 6 to 8 hrs of walking.


Day 5: Naiyobi to Ngaresero
After breakfast keep walking and descend to rift valley and walking to Ngaresero river camp for dinner and overnight stay at Kamakia campsite.


Day 6: Climb Ol donyo Lengai, Visit Lake Natron
After breakfast visit the waterfalls and lunch at the campsite afternoon visit Lake Natron. Midnight time when you will drive to the bottom of Ol donyo Lengai for climbing.


Day 7: Ol donyo Lengai to Arusha
Around midday after lunch at Kamakia Camp we will drive back to Arusha via Engaruka Channel.



Solo Traveler  US $ 3600
2 – 3 People @ US $ 1800
4 – 5 People @ US $ 1500
6 People US $ 1400


Safari Cost Includes:
All transfers made by road to all destinations as per Itinerary
Full board accommodation in Ol donyo Lengai and other areas as per itinerary.
Park fee and village charges
Service for Maasai guide and their donkey
Fee for a professional driver guide & an armed ranger
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day
Sleeping bag


Safari Cost Excludes:
Accommodation in Arusha on the arrival and departure day
International flight
Airport departure tax
Flying doctors insurance
All expenses of personal nature
Tips for diver and cooker
Alcoholic drinks while in the Camp.