Ngorongoro Crater is among the world’s largest intact volcano caldera with crater floor inhabited with wildlife species ever seen in the world.
The height of original volcano ranged between 4,500 to 5,800 metres high. It is a large unbroken and unflooded caldera formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed three million years ago. Ngorongoro crater sinks to a depth of 610 metres and its floor measures 20 km across with a base area covering 260 square kilometres. The crater support over 30,000 animals include black rhino, elephant, buffalo, lion, zebra, cheetah, hyena, jackal etc.