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Amazing Safari in Kenya & Tanzania - Book your trip with these guys!

Book with this company! You will be glad you did, I promise. I did thorough research and had... read more

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Sara A
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Uganda, Tanzania, & Kenya. AMAZING!

A trip to Africa was dream of mine since I learned of Mt. Kilamanjaro in a National Geographic... read more

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Shadows of Africa specializes in private safaris in Tanzania, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia. We have been operational for 7 years, own all our safari Land Cruiser vehicles and employ our guides full time to ensure we provide...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Book with this company! You will be glad you did, I promise. I did thorough research and had lengthy email conversations with several safari companies before choosing to go with Shadows of Africa. I'm so glad I did! From the word go, Stacy was so...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A trip to Africa was dream of mine since I learned of Mt. Kilamanjaro in a National Geographic magazine as a child. After much research (and talking with MANY safari companies), we chose Shadows of Africa and couldn't be happier that we did. From the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just came back from a 2 week trip, 9 of those days were with shadows of Africa. Great company with great guides/drivers (Nelson, Oscar and Allan). We started in Tarangire National Park, then head over to Ngorongoro crater and after that we went to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had an amazing time with Shadows of Africa last spring (finally getting around to writing my review now). I came right at the tail end of rainy season, but I was lucky to have amazing weather the whole time. I loved my driver Freddie....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a 14-day trip arranged by Shadows of Africa. I couldn't be happier--the trip was everything I dreamed. Selecting a safari company is a huge and important decision. Because it is a major investment, you want to choose wisely. There are hundreds...More

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AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a detailed and glowing review, Diane! Both myself (Chris) and Loma are beyond thrilled that you had such an unforgettable time with us! We hope to hear from you again if Africa is ever...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of reviews say to book a safari with a local Tanzania company. I tried and found the level of responsiveness varied. Then I found a local Tanzania company with a local representative close-by in the US. He served as intermediary and understood what I...More

Thank bouchee
AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a glowing review. We really appreciate it! We're glad to hear that you had such a fantastic time with us, and we'll be sure to pass on your regards to Freddy!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our Tanzania safari and beach holiday with Shadows of Africa after exploring and discussing our requirements with a number of companies as suggested. And we were not at all disappointed. Initially all communication was with Natasa who was extremely helpful and responsive to...More

Thank amall68
AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed review. We're so glad to hear that you had an unforgettable time with us! Do reach out if you're ever headed back our way. We'd love to host you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the classic safari package (Serengeti, Ngorogoro, Tarangire, Manyara) followed by a trip through Rwanda (gorillas, chimpz, golden monkeys) as a private tour for 2 people. Our guide/driver in Tanzania was Edward, the one for Rwanda Didier. Overall we were very satisfied, it was...More

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AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed response. We're so glad that you had an unforgettable experience with us! Both myself (Chris), Edward, and Roman are so glad you found the service to be all that you expected and more. Do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went on this trip with my brother. There are many tour companies in Africa and I didn't know which one to choose. But I'm glad I finally chose Shadows of Africa. They accomodated me last minute and were very patient with my short notice...More

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AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed and lovely review. We're glad you had such a great time with us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shadows were absolutely fantastic from beginning to end. Chris was so helpful and patient with tailoring our trip, answering our persistent questions and ensuring everything was in order for a memorable experience. Bashir, our driver and safari guide, is the best in the business. The...More

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AussieWanderer72, Public Relations Manager at Shadows of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave a detailed review! I'll be sure to pass along your regards to Bashir. He truly is one of our best! We hope to hear from you if Africa is ever on your agenda again!

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1990Becks
25 July 2016|
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Response from Jake M | Property representative |
Hi Please contact me via email and I will be happy to answer all your questions. Pricing depends on a number of factors. The number of travelers, time of year, length of trip, time of year, etc. Please click on our... More
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Kathy C
28 February 2015|
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Response from Jake M | Property representative |
Hello again. Please see previous answers to your question and feel free to check out our website and contact us directly via email Jake Your safari specialist
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Kathy C
27 February 2015|
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Response from Jake M | Property representative |
Hello, My name is Jake from Shadows of Africa. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is closer to the Kilimanjaro airport, but we usually combine both the Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti into our safaris so you can see... More
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