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Safari 56

49 reviews
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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About Safari 56
Safari 56 is a Dar es salaam based Safari and Tour company offering its services within Tanzania, Uganda ,Kenya,Rwanda and Zanzibar. Safari is a Swahili word meaning “An expedition to observe or hunt animals in their natural habitat, especially in East Africa”. The Number “56” stands for Fifty four African recognized states, and two states whose independence is disputed (Western Sahara and Somaliland) hence 56 States of Africa.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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1 Day Pugu Forest Hiking and Trekking
Appreciating the unique features of the Pugu Hills Forest can be tricky on your own. Dedicate your day to exploring the coastal woodland on a hiking tour, and benefit from the insider knowledge of a local guide to help you spot endemic species, discover man-made structures, and navigate nature trails with ease. Avoid hidden costs with lunch, entrance fees, and round-trip transfer from your Dar es Salaam hotel included in the price.
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$50.00 per adult
3 Days 2 Nights Magoroto Forest Tour
Day One
10.30 Arrival & induction program 
1100. Forest walk to lake and spice farm tour
13.00 Lunch picnic at lake
1330 lake activities (fishing, boat ride, rafting, swimming)
1800 Bonfire at lake
1900 Dinner
1930 Board games & evening chill out
Day Two
0600 Hiking to the waterfalls
0800  breakfast
1200 Lake swim after hike
1300 Lunch
1330 swimming and lake Activities 
1800 bonfire
1830 BBQ
Day 3
0800 breakfast 
0900 Magoroto factory tour (reliving the history)
1000 mountain biking/ spice tour / garden relaxation & photo-shoot
1200 check out
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$550.00 per adult
1 Day Mikumi National Park Safari
1 review
Day 1:
-Pick up from the hotel at 4:30am and drive straight to Mikumi, National Park with breakfast on the way
- On Arrival check in at Mikumi National Park for Game drive till 2:30pm with lunch during the day at 12:30Pm
-Check out and start journey back to Dar es salaam 
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$450.00 per adult
3 Days 2 Nights Mikumi National Park Safari
2 reviews
Day 1:
-Pick up from the hotel,ferry or airport at 5:30am and drive straight to Mikumi National Park
- On Arrival check inn at Mikumi National Park for Game drive till 6:00pm
-Check out and head to the maasai village for some maasai cultural tour which takes about 1 hour.
-Head to the camp for Dinner and overnight at camp bastian mikumi (www.campbastian.com) and cottages 
 Day 2:
-Morning breakfast at 5:30Am
-Head to Udzungwa Mountain National Park for hiking experience at 6:30Am where you will do a hike of 8Km to the Sanje waterfall with packed Lunch box.
-After the hike drive back to Camp Bastian Mikumi cottages for dinner and overnight
Day 3:
-Early Morning hot breakfast at 5:30.At 6:00Am head to the park for your morning 4 hours game drive.Later drive back to Dar es salam
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$1,050.00 per adult
2 Days 1 Night Magoroto Forest Tour
2 reviews
Day One
10.30Am Arrival & induction program 
1100Am. Forest walk to lake and spice farm tour
13.00Am Lunch picnic at lake
1330Am lake activities (fishing, boat ride, rafting, swimming)
1800Am Bonfire at lake
1900Am Dinner
1930Am Board games & evening chill out
Day Two
0600Am Hiking to the waterfalls
0800Am   breakfast
1900Am  lake Activities
1300 Lunch
1330 photoshoot at the Lake and Main House
14300 Check out
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$320.00 per adult
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff and fantastic scenery. I would have appreciated a little more information about the communities and farm land we were passing through but overall it was a good experience.

Date of experience: May 2019
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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankx for the review and we shall ensure next time such details is well shared...But for the brief, the community is Luguru,hence the mountain,Uluguru; Their main activity is agriculture, mainly strawberry & blackberry.Thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had two free days in Tanzania and wanted to get the most of it. I totally did thanks to Safari 56. You can contact them directly, they will advice and arrange accordingly to your wishes. Following Akida's advices, I went to the Selous Game...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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YonafikaA1, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and rating.We sre happy you had all the best of time for your short free time in Dar es salaam..We are also glad to have met you..a new friend and family..Looking forward for your Next safari with you, Wife and kids,Lol...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super nice group, very open-minded people and fun to hike with. Although not popular among tourists, a friend recommended this trip to us and we enjoyed it very much! Camping was basic, but definitely worth the experience. Go hiking people!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Joke W
YonafikaA1, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and rating..We are glad you had so much fun.Looking forward to hosting you on more of our tours and safaris

Reviewed May 18, 2019

It was nice experince and adventure hiking at pugu,i real enjoy it,big up safari56 your the best in everthing customer care, affordable price etc ,i never regret to choose you as my tour operator,if you need the best tour operator i recommend safari56,i cant wait...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the review...Looking forward to see you in our next trip to Uluguru

Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

We had a great day with Akida & Maximillian. They were flexible to our needs and courteous. The only negative was the drive to and from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi; because of traffic, it takes a good 5-6 hours each way. So when planning,...More

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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2019

Thank you for the review. We appreciate you saw the worth of the trip. It is true about the Dollars, Most of Tanzania require Dollars of SERIES 2013 and above. It is also good to have with you Dollars of 50,100 if you plan to...More

Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Good, professional and well organized services with affordable price. Very friendly and helpful team. Highly recommended!

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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Thank you for the review and rating.Looking forward to host you on our next tour

Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

Bravo Safari 56.. the planning and execution was great through out.. I genuinely I have nothing to complain about. I certainly appreciate the attention to detail and time managment.. the whole team was great...they check on us and asked if everything was ok on a...More

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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2019

Thank you for the review and rating. Definitely, Selous is our next destination this coming June

Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

I enjoyed every moment of the trip. The team delivered what was promised which included on time pickups, adventures of camping and unlimited fun at Moshi. 10/10

Date of experience: March 2019
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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2019

Thank you for the review and we glad you had the best of your time with us on your Kili Marathon tour

Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

I had a great time. Everything was well organized. The booking is very flexible for every client. Unfortunately the food was not so good at the lodge but besides of this I had a great time. I can really recommend this company.

Thank MDNord
safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

Thanks for the review and ratings.Apologies for the food issue and looking forward to avoid the repetition of the same.

Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Had an awesome trip with Safari56 to Udzungwa. It was well organised and activities were thought out. I loved that people were not scrumbling for seats in the car and for tents or food. Everything was more than enough My issue was with the driver...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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safaris56, Owner at Safari 56, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Thank you for the review and rating.We appreciate.We are never perfect,but keep improving our services both logistically mainly on transportation and many more things...Looking forward to see you on our other trips as we explore the world of nature and beauty...We also promise more improved...More

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August 11, 2018|
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Response from safaris56 | Property representative |
Yes! Pugu Hill forest offers an amazing day trip hiking tour at affordable rates starting from $45 per person all inclusive..
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May 17, 2018|
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Response from safaris56 | Property representative |
And that is why, we have Magoroto tour on July 28th-29th.
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Magoroto forest tour
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