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Tanzania Wildlife Safari & Zanzibar Beach Holiday

Tanzania Safari and Beach holiday - visiting the best of Tanzania's wildlife parks, ending with beach relaxation in Zanzibar. Private Safari with camping or Lodge option. Perfect for Honeymooners and families.

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Operator rating 5/5 from 105 reviews
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81.
Client: Harry and Marian Hall - from Canada
Trip: The Great Serengeti Migration Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: We had a wonderful trip in Tanzania. Everythig was first class, they were extremely helpful and knowledgable

The game viewing was amazing thanks i'm sure to our guide Huruma, who was amazing and so patient. .We seem to have seen much more than anyone else we have talked to. The lodges we stayed in were great

The arrangements for flights and accomodations were most appreciated and all
were excellent. Special thanks also to Mwadin for her attention to every detail and for meeting us originally and following up after the safari.

We would certainly recommend them very highly
82.
Client: Bob Willey and friends. - from United States
Trip: Nature Safari 3 Days, 2 Nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: It is my pleasure to recommend this safari operator. We had the trip of a life time.

The people were extremely excellent with communications prior to the trip. They arranged the shuttle service from Nairobi, our hotel stay in Arusha and contacted us the evening we arrived to make us feel comfortable that all was arranged.

The safari was conducted by a very able and amicable guide named Apollo. He manner was exemplary and he behaved in a very business like manner at all the key times. He was always accommodating to our wishes and made the trip a life time memory.

The lodge arrangement at the parks were great except for one mix up at the Sopa lodge which the operator was very upset about.

Also, they were the only safari group we found that was willing to accommodate our plans for number of days and parks visited just as we wanted it. Very much to their advantage that they are not so rigid.

We will never forget the people of East Africa and the great safari. Thanks again for directing us to them.

Unequivocal kudos for a job well done.

Sincerely,
Bob Willey and friends.
83.
Client: Marcella Kelly - from Ireland
Trip: Nature Safari 3 Days, 2 Nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: Myself and my 2 friends had an absolutely brilliant time.

Our guide was extremely informative and answered any questions that we threw at him, he
was very attentative to our wishes of where we wanted to go and looked after us really well.

The accommodation in Sopa Lodge and Lake Manyara Lodge were superb and all our food was top notch, and all in all it was a treat, a lifelong dream of mine and it lived up to every expectation that I had dreamed of.

Definitely will do it again in a few years.
84.
Client: Francesco Mochi Sismondi - from United Kingdom
Trip: Selous Reserve Wildlife Walk : 4 days 3 nights
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: I am very happy for you to leave such feedback on your website. It is thanks to our trust in your feedback after all that we convinced ourselves to go ahead with this tour and company so hope other tourists can feel the same when they will come to choosing their own Safaris!

The safari arranged was simply great and very well organised from the first email correspondence we had back in November/December.

Mejah and the driver Kenny were first class and very valuable contributors to providing all the guidance and assistance we needed throughout the safari experience and it was only a pity we couldn't make use of the boat Safari since the Rufiji was too flooded. I will definitely recommend to use the same company in future.

Thank you ever so much for your assistance in making this such a great experience for us
85.
Client: Shiraz Juma - from Canada
Trip: Great Tour - 5 days, 4 nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: After inquiring about the tour package I asked for a customized tour as I wanted to see and do things in other places than what was offered in the package. Our trip was very professionally organized and in a very timely manner. Everything that was outlined in the itinerary was provided. There were no unpleasant surprises.

We dealt with a Mr. Seif Mohamed who was very professional and organized our trip with no glitch.

Our guide and driver, Huruma, spoke good English, was very knowledgeable, courteous and ever so obliging. Our vehicle was cleaned every day and we were never rushed at any place.

Thank you for making our safari a very memorable one! For integrity, professionalism, organization and a wonderful safari, the safari operator come out in flying colours in my books.

Thank you, Africa Guide for referring us.
86.
Client: Megan Lonsdale - from United Kingdom
Trip: 3 Days budget Tented Camp Safari to Masai Mara Kenya
Rating: rating 4.5/5
Comment: Our driver was fantastic, very safe and extremely knowledgeable. He was eager to please and to ensure we had the best possible time and we enjoyed the trip immensely! There was plenty of food but perhaps the menu could be reviewed.

All in all we had a great time, plenty of animals, would definately use them again.
87.
Client: Fern - from Canada
Trip: Nature Safari 3 Days, 2 Nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: The Safari team were great. The guides worked hard to make sure we seen everything that we could in a short time. The parks that were suggested we see and the accommodations were amazing.

It was a great game to think about what could be better than this and then that night it would be better. We spent a lot of our time saying “wow”.

I would book another vacation through them anytime.
88.
Client: Margaret Mackay - from Canada
Trip: Great Tour - 5 days, 4 nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: We were very satisfied with our safari and felt the operator delivered the services we expected.

The two of us felt very relaxed and comfortable with Naiman, our guide and driver. He was very knowledgeable and conversed easily in English. Each of the four parks was unique and during the five days we saw everything but the elusive leopard. The accommodation and food at the safari lodges was very good.

We did quite a bit of research for a safari operator and found them, they offered the best price for quality of product, and they delivered.

I would not hesitate to recommend this operator to others.
89.
Client: Eric Faw - from United States
Trip: 6 day Fun Safari in Tanzania's Northern Parks
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: We were very happy with the safari, and especially with Apollo (our guide) and Alex (our cook). Both men are excellent at their jobs, along with being very personable and helpful.

Both went out of their way on numerous occasions to accomodate us, especially my 11 y/o son. They helped us not only see Tanzania, but also to learn about the culture and the language. We had other tourists, with other safari companies, tell us how impressed they were with how much time Apollo spent with us at campsites, compared with their guides.

I would highly recommend not only this tour operator to anyone, but especially those two excellent employees.
90.
Client: Maura Gilmore - from United Kingdom
Trip: 3 Days budget Tented Camp Safari to Masai Mara Kenya
Rating: rating 4.5/5
Comment: Myself and my sister went on a 3 day camping safari to the Masai Mara. It was absolutely wonderful.

Our driver was very knowledgable of the animals and the area, and our cook was great. The camping was good fun and very adequate. We got very close to all animals in the mara, and the views were spectacular. Fantastic.
91.
Client: Paul - from United States
Trip: The Great Serengeti Migration Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: The operator did an outstanding job and I would recommend them highly.

Huruma was there to meet our flight and did everything possible to make our safari a success.
92.
Client: Donald Pearson - from United States
Trip: Great Tour - 5 days, 4 nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: The safari operator was competent.

They delivered everything they promised which resulted in a memorable safari.

The key was providing us with a superb driver/guide, Apollo. He had a smile from ear to ear and an attitude to match as well as being well informed and anxious to satisfy. The tent camps and lodges were great.

We'll use this firm again.
93.
Client: Lisa Z - from United States
Trip: Great Tour - 5 days, 4 nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: We just enjoyed the most exciting 7-day Tanzanian safari!

My husband and I returned to Africa with our three teenaged children so they could experience first hand Africa and all it has to offer. We booked our safari with this operator and I will admit that I was nervous about wiring that amount of cash to someone I had never met on the internet!

When we arrived, we were greeted by our airport shuttle service and wisked off to our hotel. All of the accommodations were great - Not all were 5-star, but they certainly were clean, well managed and friendly.

I suggest people try a tented camp at least once if they schedule a safari. We stayed at two - Wild Africa Lodge and Tarangire River Camp - during our 7 days and they were wonderful. These are tents with wood floors, decks, furniture and a full bathroom. They are tastefully decorated - and nothing like "camping"!

I would not hesitate to use Africa Guide and this operator again! Thanks for the memories!
94.
Client: Karen Falting - from Australia
Trip: Peak of Africa - Kilimanjaro climb - Machame Route
Rating: rating 4.5/5
Comment: I had a wonderful trip to Africa. Climbing Kilimanjaro was truly amazing.

The operator was very informative and prompt with their e-mails. Always ensuring me that their main priority was me. They satisfactorily answered all my questions and passed on valuable advice re the mountain.

They were there to pick me up when I arrived in Arusha and organized clean comfortable accommodation. The food was excellent and the staff very friendly at the hotel.

Whilst on the mountain my guide was helpful and had had a good knowledge of the route. His team of porters were efficient and friendly. My backpack and tent was always waiting for me when I arrived at camp.

Making it to the very top of Mt Kilimanjaro was fantastic, if anyone is considering doing the climb I would recommend this operator.
95.
Client: Yuriy Kulyev - from Cyprus
Trip: The Great Serengeti Migration Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: I am pleased to submit my feedback upon completion of the trip of our children having The Great Serengeti Migration Trail tour.

They enjoy it very much. Hopefully I'll get an essay of my daughter about trip. They are fond of Tanzania, African nature, company's staff and especially meals.

Meanwhile from my part I want to acknowledge:

1. Perfect co-operation with Edgar and in spite of I am usually paranoid I TRUSTED him.

2. I have got very valuable advises about travell arrangement via Nairobi and shuttle bus.

3. Excellent communication discipline. Most of replies I got within a few hours since enquired. Replies were honest and accurate.

4. Very flexible operation with all communicational means: e-mail, fax, telephone, SMS.

I do love such companies like this operator and such a managers as Edgar. Thank God I stuck to them from the beginning :)

Thank you also for kind assistance and care.

Sincerely yours,
Yuriy Kulyev
96.
Client: Rohit Sood - from United States
Trip: Great Tour - 5 days, 4 nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: Had a great safari, Naiman, our driver/guide, was very friendly and flexible with our requirements and itinerary.

David, our cook, was also great and cooked some great food throughout the safari.

We saw all of the big 5 and came back absolutely satisfied with the Safari.

I would definitely recommend this operator to anyone planning a safari in Tanzania.

Rohit Sood
New York, NY
97.
Client: Mauricio S. Franco - from Brazil
Trip: The Great Serengeti Migration Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: First day back from a wonderful vacation in Tanzania.

There is no words can describe how satisfied, impressed and overwhelmed we
were with this trip.

This Tour Operator through from Simon our contact point and Huruma our guide
during the trip have been of extreme kindness and professionalism.

Life after this trip will be even more interesting.

All the best
Mauricio
98.
Client: David Parrish - from United States
Trip: Nature Safari 3 Days, 2 Nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: The tour operator was fantastic in every way. I am an attorney in the in the U.S. and have traveled all over the world for both pleasure and business.

The service I received was top notch. I could not have been more pleased. I was in Tanzania on business and decided to add a Safari on to the end of my trip. The tour operator took excellent care of me.

Simon did an excellent job of organizing my trip and Amani was the perfect guide. The accommodations and transportation were much more than I expected based on the money I was spending.

I would recommend this operator for even the most discriminating traveler. The game and the scenery I saw will last a lifetime and fill a thousand stories.

Asanti Sana.
99.
Client: Germaine & Matt - from United Kingdom
Trip: Peak of Africa - Kilimanjaro climb - Machame Route
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: This was our first trip to Tanzania and it certainly won't be our last!

Our 6 day climb of Mount Kilimanjaro was smooth running all the way thanks to the incredible expertise of our guide Alex and 7 porters (whom we are sure could out run a mountain goat.)

We were then collected and transferred to Meru View Lodge where we received fantastic hospitality from Helmut & Josephine.

And thereafter we enjoyed two amazing days on safari seeing an endless stream of animals. Our guide Heruma seemed to know instinctively where to drive and find all the action.

This trip totally exceeded all our expectations and we are still buzzing from what has been an adventure of a lifetime.
100.
Client: Laurel Borisenko - from Burkina Faso
Trip: Nature Safari 3 Days, 2 Nights Safari in Tanzania
Rating: rating 5/5
Comment: I won't quickly forget the amazing 3 days I spent visiting the Tanzanian game parks. Each park was different and special in its own way.

Amani, the guide-driver, had a keen eye for spotting animals and was very knowledgeable
about the animals and flora in the parks. Alex, the cook, prepared delicious meals for lunch and supper.

They were helpful in arranging a simpler camping trip to accommodate a more limited budget, and went out of their way to help me with other travel arrangements.

A wonderful and memorable trip.
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