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Karatu is a small town located in the heart of the northern highlands of Tanzania. It is the gateway to the world famous Ngorongoro Crater, one of Africa's favorite destinations. 💚

The welcome of its people, the charm of the village and the surrounding nature will make Karatu one of your top destinations in Tanzania. Ready to meet with Howlanders the best tours from Karatu?

Ngorongoro Crater

The Ngoronogoro Crater is one of the most impressive landscapes of the entire African continent. It is the ancient crater of a volcano turned into a natural reserve that is home to many of the most spectacular animals of the savannah.

With our tours from Karatu you can visit the Ngorongoro Park, one of the national parks where you can enjoy one of the most complete images of Africa.

The area is only 20 kilometers in diameter and you know what? It is considered the smallest territory where you can find the Big Five (African elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino).

Information about Karatu

Karatu is a town with a very interesting history. It is a place with a lot of culture and traditions.


This town is located about 120 kilometers north of Arusha and about 90 kilometers from the capital of the country, Dodoma. It has a population of approximately 60,000 inhabitants and the place is known for its coffee plantations and livestock. It is also the starting point for many safaris.


The climate in Karatu is warm and sunny all year round, with an average temperature of about 27ºC until the sun goes down. There is a rainy season from October to April, but don't worry if you intend to travel during these months. The rains are usually short and not too heavy.

The friendliness of the people, the charm of the town and the natural surroundings will make you remember this destination forever. If your spirit is asking for adventure, it is asking for tours in Karatu.