• Tented suite at The Highlands
  • Maasi-led walk from The Highlands
  • The lounge at The Highllands
  • Walkway to tent at The Highllands
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The Highlands

This camp is in a remote setting on the slopes of Olmoti volcano, with luxury tented suites and opportunities for safaris, hiking and cultural visits.

Tanzania

  • Remote location far from other camps
  • Take guided hikes and nature walks
  • Luxury tented suites with wood burning stoves
  • Big 5 safaris in the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Spend time in a Maasai village 

This stylish camp which opened in March 2016, is set part way up Olmoti Volcano north of the Ngorongoro Crater and has superb views. It has just 8 luxury tents ensuring an intimate and exclusive feel. As well as taking Big 5 game drives in the crater you can go for nature walks following traditional Maasai trails to Olmoti crater, learn about the local lion population from a specialist researcher and visit a local village for an insight into present day Maasai life.   

The distinctive tents are formed of canvas and glass and have high domed ceilings and full length windows with wonderful views you can enjoy even when you're relaxing in bed. The wood burning stove keeps you snug even on the coolest nights. Bathrooms have hot water showers and flush toilets. The tents' design is inspired by traditional Maasia bomas, succeassfully incorporating modern comforts while ensuring the emphasis is firmly on the beauty of the natural setting.

The main area includes a lounge, library and bar. Food is sourced from local farms, and if you are planning to be away from camp at mealtimes the chef can prepare you a picinic to enjoy on your travels.

Photos of the camp interiors are artistic impressions

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The Highlands

Tented suite at The Highlands

This camp is in a remote setting on the slopes of Olmoti volcano, with luxury tented suites and opportunities for safaris, hiking and cultural visits.

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