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Shadows of Africa

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Mateves, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 777 962 403
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Trip of a life time Tanzania Safari

Many thanks to Shadows of Africa for making our 3 day Safari in Tanzania an unforgettable one.My... read more

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fegya
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Centerton, Arkansas
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This was an amazing time we saw every animal we wanted to see besides a Leopard (which is extremely... 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 extraordinary safari holidays. Having offices in multiple countries also allows us to conduct cross country trips in a better and safer manner. Our guides excel both in hospitality and wildlife tracking. So whether you want to follow the migrating Wildebeest herds, track the cats in Serengeti or just enjoy picnic lunches in beautiful spots in the African bush, we know how to make it happen. Our collaborations with all safari hotels, lodges and tented camps ensures we are able to accommodation your lodging requests. Lastly, we place special attention on safety on every trip. All our vehicles are equipped with first aid box, our guides have first-aid training and we include AMREF flying doctors insurance in all our trips. We welcome you to Africa!
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Mateves, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed yesterday

Many thanks to Shadows of Africa for making our 3 day Safari in Tanzania an unforgettable one.My two son's and I (21 and 22) have just finished our 3 day Safari and are very happy to say that it was an awesome experience.We visited Tarangire...More

Thank fegya
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing time we saw every animal we wanted to see besides a Leopard (which is extremely difficult to spot). We were here for 3 days and did the most with our time. Definitely would recommend this company.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked a 1 week safari and 1 week Zanzibar beach retreat for our honeymoon. We visited Lake Manyara, the crater and then onto the Serengeti, before catching a flight to Zanzibar. We stayed on a luxury tour, which involved lodges and luxury tented camps,...More

Thank Gregory R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family (2 adults + 2 kids aged 12 and 14) spent 8 days in the Nord-Western parks of Tanzania in July 2018 for a safari. We first visited Arusha National Park and then took a small plane (10 passengers) to reach Kogatende in Northern...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A trip to Tanzania was number 1 on my bucket list. To make this dream happen, I contacted “Shadows of Africa” to help me put this trip together. I could not picked a better company! The trip was wonderful in every way. I did my...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shadows recently organised our very memorable trip in Rwanda. It is a very impressive organisation. We initially started discussions with three agencies – two based in Europe. Shadows had worked through a second version of our route (to take account of our personal preferences) by...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The 5 day Safari I went on in the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire National Park was the greatest adventure of my life. My guide, Edwin, was on time and fully reliable. He knew EVERYTHING about the flora and fauna, about the history of the...More

Thank Matthew P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from a 9 day, four Park Northern circuit Tanzania safari. It was quite an amazing experience and the status of my trip has gone from ‘trip of a lifetime’ to, hopefully ‘one of several’ I used Shadows of Africa for my...More

Thank Jarrett W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic Safari and company to go with. Always felt safe and professional company. As we are a young family of 4 and it was our first trip to Africa we were a little nervous but from the airport pick up to drop off it ran...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An African safari has been a dream of my wife's for as long as she can remember and our recent 6 day 7 night adventure with Shadows of Africa met and exceeded all of her expectations. The animals, sights and the people were all fascinating...More

Thank Paul Z
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1990Becks
July 25, 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
February 27, 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
February 27, 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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