other sights

Embark on a Tanzanian odyssey through other sights in Tanzania: witness the untamed wilderness of Enduimet! Trek through the misty Usambara Mountains! Marvel at the natural wonders of Ngorongoro Conservation Area! Unwind by the shores of Lake Ndutu. Dive into the rejuvenating waters of Chemka Hot Springs, where relaxation meets adventure in Africa’s embrace.


Enduimet Wildlife Management Area, nestled between Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru, offers an untouched wilderness experience in Tanzania. It is one of the unique pure sights in Tanzania. It’s a natural corridor for migrating elephants, preserving raw beauty. With diverse wildlife and cultural encounters, Enduimet beckons adventurers to immerse in Africa’s untamed spirit.

Usambara Mountains during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

While Ngorongoro Crater steals the spotlight, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is a treasure trove of natural wonders waiting to be explored. Beyond the iconic crater, the area boasts a diverse array of mountains, craters, and calderas. Each offers its own unique charm and beauty. It is just another undiscovered sight in Tanzania. Olmoti Crater, a vital watershed in the region, captivates visitors with its majestic waterfall cascading over a hundred meters. This natural spectacle showcases the area’s remarkable hydrology and serves as a testament to its ecological significance.

Embakaai Crater emerges as a hidden gem, exuding an ethereal atmosphere with its fog-shrouded landscape and emerald-blue lake. This enchanting setting evokes a sense of wonder and transports visitors to a fairytale realm. From the mystical Lolmalasin Crater to the towering Gol Mountains and the rugged beauty of Ilkarian Gorge, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is a playground for adventurers and nature enthusiasts alike. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of Nasera Rock. Explore the serene shores of Lake Ndutu, where wildlife congregates in abundance. Whether exploring on foot or by car, each destination within the conservation area promises an unforgettable journey through the breathtaking landscapes and rich biodiversity of this extraordinary region.

More information can be found on the website of the Ngorongoro Conservation Authority.

Elephants in West Kilimanjaro during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania

Usambara Mountains

Nestled in northeastern Tanzania, the Usambara Mountains offer a serene escape into nature’s embrace. With lush forests, cascading waterfalls, and panoramic vistas, it’s a haven for hikers and nature lovers alike. Explore quaint villages, rich with Swahili culture, and encounter friendly locals whose warmth adds to the mountain’s charm. Whether trekking through the misty trails or relaxing amidst the breathtaking scenery, the Usambara Mountains promise an unforgettable journey into Tanzania’s hidden gem.

Olmoti Crater during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania
Embakaai crater in ngorongoro conservation area during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania
Caracal in Ndutu during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania
Zebra in Serengeti during a safari with Caracal Tour & Safaris in Tanzania

Lake Ndutu

Lake Ndutu, nestled on the border of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Serengeti National Park, is among the mesmerizing other sights in Tanzania that truly comes to life in February, during the wildebeest migration. This annual spectacle sees hundreds of wildebeest stampeding through the shallows of the lake. It creates an awe-inspiring sight that is sure to leave a lasting impression. As the wildebeest converge on Lake Ndutu, so too do the big cats, drawn by the abundance of prey. Lions and cheetahs can often be spotted in close proximity to the lake, offering unparalleled wildlife viewing opportunities.

One of the highlights of visiting Lake Ndutu is the chance to observe these magnificent animals up close, without causing any disturbance to their natural behavior. Several mobile camps in the area offer the opportunity to stay overnight. They allow visitors to immerse themselves in the heart of the wilderness and witness the magic of the migration firsthand. For nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers, a visit to Lake Ndutu during the wildebeest migration is an experience that promises to be unforgettable. You will witness the drama of nature unfold against the backdrop of this stunning landscape.

Lake Natron

Lake Natron, a shallow salt lake in northern Tanzania, holds a unique allure, particularly for flamingos. It is one of the authentic other sights of Tanzania. During their presence, the lake transforms into a stunning palette of pink, creating a mesmerizing spectacle that captivates visitors. Situated near the imposing Oldoinyo Lengai volcano, Lake Natron forms a striking contrast against the rugged landscape. Together, they compose a harmonious duo, offering a blend of natural beauty and geological wonder.

Given their close proximity and complementary scenery, Lake Natron and Oldoinyo Lengai are often explored together. They offer travelers a comprehensive experience of the region’s diverse landscapes and unique attractions. For those seeking to immerse themselves in the natural wonders of northern Tanzania, a visit to Lake Natron and Oldoinyo Lengai promises a journey filled with awe and wonder, as you witness the captivating beauty of flamingos against the backdrop of this extraordinary landscape.

Ol Doinyo Lengai durinng a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania
Flamingo in Lake Natron during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania
Chemka hotsprings during a safari with Caracal Tours & Safaris in Tanzania

Chemka Hot springs

Nestled at the foot of Kilimanjaro in the Hai district lies the hidden gem of Chemka Hot Springs. Amidst the dry terrain and sporadic villages, an oasis of lush green palm trees emerges, beckoning travelers to discover its tranquil beauty. At first glance, it may appear as a simple cluster of palms, but upon closer inspection, you’ll uncover a breathtaking sight: a crystal-clear blue pool of water ensconced beneath a canopy of palm and ficus trees. As you dip into the inviting waters, you’ll be greeted by the pleasant warmth that envelops you, offering a soothing respite from the surrounding heat.

Spend a few blissful hours swimming and basking in the natural splendor of Chemka Hot Springs, surrounded by the melodious symphony of birdsong and the possibility of spotting a genet amidst the serene blue lagoon. Let us arrange your day trip, complete with a delightful picnic lunch, ensuring that your experience at Chemka Hot Springs is nothing short of magical, as you immerse yourself in the tranquility of this hidden oasis at the base of Africa’s tallest peak.