What to do there?Get your permits, vehicle and equipment checked before entering or exiting the crater. At the time of writing, only 4x4 vehicles are allowed into it with a heavy duty jack and spade/hoe.
Best time to visitAny time of the year
Location of Lemala Mini gate
The lemala gate is located on the north eastern rim of Ngorongoro crater, and along the road to Olmoti. It is about an hour drive from Loduare gate. For more information on is location, please see the map below.
How to get there?Mostly by vehicle driving from one of the nearby park gates, accommodations or campsites. There are hiking routes (see NCAA website) that mights ge you closer to the gate, but not into the crater.