Oldupai Gorge

Located within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is the Oldupai Gorge, 220 kilometers from Arusha. It was here that Dr. Louis Leakey discovered the remains of Homo Hablis or “Handyman” regarded as mankind’s first step on the ladder to human evolution.

Many more fossils have been discovered here including those of prehistoric elephants, giant horned sheep and enormous ostriches. Guides operate lecture tours of the sites.

This park covers an area of 240 square kilometers and is famous for its various species of plants ranging from savannah and open woodland to dense forest and papyrus swamps. The park is located about 300 kilometers from the Mwanza port.


  • Located in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • Remains of Homo Hablis Found Here
  • Covers 240 sq Kilometers
  • Wide Range of Plants

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