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African Scenic Safaris

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11 Sekou Toure Way, Moshi, Tanzania
+255 783 080 239
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Surpassed Every Expectation- Fantastic Local Company

Considering this trip was about a year in the planning, right from my initial enquiry emails, I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AlanMerrins
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Ireland
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Kilimanjaro climb and safari

I can’t rate this company high enough our trip to climb Kilimanjaro was so well planned and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bindybel
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African Scenic Safaris is a family, owner-run business located in Moshi, Tanzania. By specialising in this beautiful country we have a thorough knowledge of the region and how to provide the best experiences. Whether on a budget or wanting something more luxurious, African Scenic Safaris will provide you with a trip of a lifetime. We offer a wide range of itineraries, including camping safaris, private safaris, luxury lodge safaris, cultural experiences, Ethical Mt Kilimanjaro and Mt Meru climbs, as well as extensions to the spectacular island of Zanzibar. Safari destinations include Arusha National Park, Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Natron and Lake Eyasi. We believe in showing our clients a true and authentic African experience, which also benefits the local community. We do this by supporting local community projects through our NGO called Path To Africa. Volunteering experiences are also available with Hostel Hoff. We are dedicated, efficient and passionate about making your Tanzanian holiday a unique and special experience. Karibu (welcome) to Tanzania.
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11 Sekou Toure Way, Moshi, Tanzania
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Considering this trip was about a year in the planning, right from my initial enquiry emails, I knew straight away that they were a very professional and well run operation. Amanda (one of the owners) was extremely prompt and helpful and never pushy. She suggested...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I can’t rate this company high enough our trip to climb Kilimanjaro was so well planned and executed. The tour lead Joel is amazing and the back up crew of porters and guides. We were impressed by the food Albert kept us well stocked ....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amanda, who runs African Scenic Safari (ASS), was always very helpful, including about services/doubts not directly related to the safari. All contacts while arranging the trip were efficient and ASS proved to be very reliable. Two of us went on a three days/two nights Safari...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We first climbed Kilimanjaro via Machame. The climb was successful. But the 6D program proved a bit rough, especially on the summit day. I'd recommend go for the 7D if possible. Overall the experience was very good. We enjoyed the company of the team, especially...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Together with my mother the two of us have just completed the 8-day Lemosho route with an awesome team from African Scenic Safaris who looked after us well, whilst making the whole climb as smooth and professional as possible. The timing for the summit push...More

Thank Cherry G
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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guang G Many thanks from the team at African Scenic Safaris for writing about your experience and we are so glad to hear you made the summit and everything was organised in a professional manner which is what we hope to achieve. It is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience with African Scenic Safaris. Working with Amanda was a pleasure. By combining budget camping, tented camps and mid-range lodging, she created a safari for us that was fun, interesting and affordable. Our guide, Tom was an expert in animal behavior,...More

Thank Lynne V
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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lynne, We were delighted to read your review of African Scenic Safaris and the experience and service you received. It was our pleasure to create such a safari for you which included all the elements of customer care, knowledgeable guides, excellent chefs and friendly...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just got home after 2 weeks in Tanzania - all planned out and brilliantly executed by African Scenic Safaris. They are a terrific company to work with. We started with a 7 day Kilimanjaro climb - my husband and I and our 2 adult...More

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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Colschneider, We would like to thank you for your review of African Scenic Safaris and our service in terms of both the Kilimanjaro climb and your safari. We are happy to hear you had such an amazing experience and congratulations on your achievement of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This company is great. Amanda was extremely helpful during the planning stages, assisting us in designing a 15-day adventure just right for us with a nice balance of wildlife viewing and cultural experiences plus a nice balance of budget camping, tented camps, and lodging. This...More

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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jim and Vicki, We are so happy to read your review of African Scenic Safaris and we feel it was a pleasure to assist you. We pride ourselves on providing itineraries which suit the needs of the guests such as yourselves. The guides are...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Overall we would highly recommend African Scenic Safaris including the main contact, Mary for your next adventure to Tanzania. Emmanuel the driver was so great to us! Very respectful and funny, loved him. All of our questions about Kilimanjaro, and our Safari were quickly and...More

Thank Michael F
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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michael F, Many thanks for writing a review of your the Kilimanjaro climb and your safari. We have extremely professional guides for Kilimanjaro who are able to make a very difficult climb seem more bearable and providing the knowledge and experience to make sure...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Great safari, Tom (our driver/guide) was the best we ever had. He saw almost every bird and animal, knows all the names of the birds and a lot of good stories about Africa. We had a lot of fun with him. They were very helpful...More

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Amanda_Natai, Owner at African Scenic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so thankful to read your review of your experience with African Scenic Safaris and that you were delighted with Tom's guiding abilities and knowledge and that we were able to help you with the retrieval of your wallet. It was our pleasure to...More

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BellaGal00
22 January 2018|
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Response from ak66pony | Reviewed this property |
It would be a rushed visit. You would definitely be able to see some animals.
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Bapperina
10 January 2018|
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Response from 1traveltheworld12014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Aliya, I had exact the same experience. Greyson was our guide and a driver in the same time. That was actually the best solution as once he noticed an animal he was driving us to the best spot right away. He was also... More
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AlanMerrins
23 February 2017|
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Response from Chinny S | Reviewed this property |
We were a group of three as well. We ended up paying a little bit extra to have the Safari as a private one so we could spread out in the car and move around for the best viewpoints. In terms of the itinerary, we did... More
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