Pakulala Safari Camp is located above the ring of the Ngorongoro crater. An exclusive campsite offering a unique experience and spectacular views of the crater caldera. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is considered as the 8th wonder of the world. Inside the volcano´s crater lives the largest stable population of wild animals in Africa. The chances of sighting the Big Five are as real as the air you breath, offering you the fullest and most comprehensive safari experience.
The Pakulala Safari Camp common areas are accented by the vast beauty of the surrounding scenery. The campfire, with views of the crater, is undoubtedly a turning point for travelers. An unforgettable place for a drink under the stars in the Tanzanian sky.
Our camp it is made up of eleven under canvas tents decorated in an elegant style reminiscing the late 19th century safaris. A small accommodation in an exceptional place with fine materials, such as wood and leather to imitate the feel of the earliest expeditions.
All tents are equipped with original butterfly chairs blended with handcrafted elements such as handmade carpets woven by Mbulu women´s mammas.
Comfort and luxury are paramount for us, our tents are equipped with two comfortable queen beds, private bathroom with bucket shower, eco- toilet, original local handmade washbasin and mirror.
Every tent is supplied with feather duvet, pillows, 100% percale cotton sheets & towels, luggage racks and safari chairs to enjoy the starry Tanzanian night from while you relax over your day in your terrace after a long safari day.
Situated at a priviledged site right at the crater rim, Pakulala Safari Camp is a perfect place to stay for safari or walking routes in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Nature walk – Stretch your legs, you can do more than viewing the magnificent scenery from your vehicle, be part of it, feel Africa on feet
Try the magnificent Empakai crater trek, to enjoy the migration of flamingos and descent to feel the soapy water of the Lake.
Visit a traditional Maasai Boma, just 45 min walk from the camp, and without the crowds.
Start a 3 day trek from here to lake Natron, passing the sacred Oldoinyo Lengai.
Possibilities are many, tell us what you feel doing
East Africa Camps offers nature walks in the surroundings of our camps in the Masai Mara Reserve or Ngorongoro Crater . A unique experience guided by a Maasai expert in wildife and natural traditions. Take a nature walk into the bush, looking for animal tracks such as zebras, giraffes, buffalos or lions or just feel the sounds of nature around you.
On a nature safari you can discover the amazing world of the plants and the use of them in the traditional masai medicine. (Walking safari takes around 1½ hour)