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Waterbuck Safaris

#1 of 18 Tours in Dar es Salaam Features Animals
Dar es Salaam 3272, Tanzania
+255 688 321 123
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Perfect in Every Way!!!

Contacted Waterbucks for a 3-day safari out of Dar es Salaam. From the start they were one of the... read more

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Reviewed April 25, 2017
frank t
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Bangkok, Thailand
Incredible 3-night safari to Selous Game Reserve

This was my second safari trip with Waterbucks and it didn't disappoint. I was going to be in Dar... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2017
bikeller2013
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Arlington, Virginia
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Dar es Salaam is the commercial capital of the country; it wields immense political and economical power. The atmosphere is pleasant in the city with picturesque Harbour, exotic beaches, and historical buildings such as state house, Ocean Road hospital and churches, as well as the most famous sculpture of Askari Monument. It is the city renowned for its lively nightlife.
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Dar es Salaam 3272, Tanzania
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

Contacted Waterbucks for a 3-day safari out of Dar es Salaam. From the start they were one of the most courteous and professional companies to work with!!! From easy payment options and rapid communications to last minute change options in case of weather, they had...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2017

This was my second safari trip with Waterbucks and it didn't disappoint. I was going to be in Dar es Salaam to conduct another workshop and wanted to visit a different location this time. Ayaz was very easy to work with and he arranged a...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2017

We had an excellent safari with our 7 year old daughter. The drives back & forth from Dar Es Salaam are quite long but enjoyable. During the first evening we took a river safari. During next two days we had 8-hour game drives in Selous...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2017

This is the second time we booked our Safari and trip to Zanzibar with Water Buck Safaris. The first time was in 2011 when we were a party of over 26 all from Canada and Gulzar her Team arranged for our trip to Ngorongoro/ Serengeti/...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

Booked this 9 nights safari (Terengire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater), Zanzibar and Dar through Ayaz at Waterbuck Safaris for my daughter and myself; it was a great experience dealing with Ayaz; he helped us with the planning and the bookings and stayed in touch with...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a great experience from the beginning till the end. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and very friendly. Excellent customer service and great overall experience.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016

Our guide Jumanne had great knowledge of the animals and was very good in spoting animals. We were lucky to see both leopard and lion.Vuma hills had high standard on their tents. Going there on in the morning of day one and then back to...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2016

From the very start of our trip planning, I had a wonderful experience. I booked the safari for 5 adult friends via email. Waterbuck Safaris replied promptly, made good suggestions on where to stay, had various price points to chose from and made it very...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic 3 night/4 day safari to Selous Game Reserve all arranged by Waterbucks. Their communications regarding what we wanted and what was available was excellent. They arranged to collect us from the airport and take us to our hotel in Dar...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed October 24, 2016

We were a bit worried during the planning process, as we had to provide a bank transfer to secure our spots on a private safari to Selous. However, immediately upon pick up from our hotel and arrival at the Waterbuck office, we could tell this...More

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Sunil C G
Hello Dear, We are a couple staying three nights at Baraza Resort in Zanzibar and have one day free. As we are unlikely to return to Tanzania in next few years hence tempted to visit Dar Es SAlem. We are fine to take an early morning flight from Zanzibar to Dar Es Salm and take late evening flight back to Zanzibar on 20th July 2017. We are going to Masai Mara for 3 nights hence not interested in wildlife but wish to do a private city tour of Dar Es Salem with private guide airport to airport. Kindly suggest if t is feasible and advise detailed ity. Thanks.
May 26, 2017|
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Response from ShafinaB |
Dear Sunil. Many thanks for your message. We can arrange Dar City tour for you on 20th July 2017. We will pick you up and drop you back to and from Dar airport. Please send us an email to confirm your tour. Thanks
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Sunham N
Hi I was interested in doing a safari for five days from 26th April. Could you please assist me with the details of the safari and packages that I can look into. I reside in Dar es Salaam. Thanks Sanam
April 7, 2017|
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Response from ayaz b | Property representative |
Hi Sanam, Please email us from our website and i will send you all the information via email. Waiting for your email. Thanks.
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Angela B
hi can i please get your price ranges please so i can plan ahead
November 12, 2016|
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Response from wins3 | Reviewed this property |
My two friend's and I paid $650 per person for 3 days, two nights for the Selous Game Reserve safari with lodging at the Zafara tented camp if that helps.
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