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Wayo Africa

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Amazing, highly recommended family safari

We are very late to post a review of our amazing 7 days with Leonard. We are a family of 3, 2... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brenda F
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Seattle, WA
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Unforgettable Experience!

My husband and I had an unforgettable 5 day safari experience with WAYO Africa in the 1st week of... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2018
hwic
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Toronto, Canada
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Wayo Africa is a leader in authentic private safaris in beautiful remote locations in Tanzania. Specialized in safari activities - walking, biking, canoeing - and operating eco-friendly.
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Kwa Iddi, Arusha 15631, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are very late to post a review of our amazing 7 days with Leonard. We are a family of 3, 2 adults and an 8 year old boy. Our safari took place in April 2018 during the "Green Season." We chose that time of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Brenda F
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Brenda and Rich, We are so happy you had a nice safari. We are very much looking forward to having you back. Enjoy the festive season! Regards, Jean

Reviewed December 7, 2018

My husband and I had an unforgettable 5 day safari experience with WAYO Africa in the 1st week of October, 2018, and 4 nights extending into Zanzibar at a small boutique hotel call Pongwe Beach Hotel, which we highly recommend . Even though all our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2018

Hi, I am so happy you had a nice experience. We hope to see you back this way again soon :) Regards, Jean

Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Africa is where my heart is, I've stayed in many camps over the years, but what is unique is each wayo camp is such a stunning location. The New manayara waterfall camp is heaven on earth! MY kids loved it! Great guides. All safaris are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi there, Very happy you enjoyed the new green camp. Indeed what an amazing place for the kids. Came back anytime! Regards, Jean

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We had contacted this company in advance to do a biking safari. Our flight was delayed so we contacted them to let them know of the time change. No response! When we arrived in Arusha, we emailed them several times, contacted the guide and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Malachi33
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi Malachi33, I am so sorry about this bad experience you had. I clearly have no idea what happened here. Can you please send me your email so that I can try and follow up on this and where things went missing. As you can...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Went with my partner for a 5 day Safari in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro. It was too short! In spite of our limited time, the agent Daniela from Wayo Chile put together a very ambitious itinerary for us, which Joseph, our amazing guide, managed to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Pickle_13A
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi there! Very happy you enjoyed this safari, do come back for a longer trip! Regards, Jean

Reviewed March 23, 2018

Right from the outset Wayo were very preofessional and efficient in responding to our needs and organising our safari trip in the Serengeti. And the trip itself was superb. The Green Camps were very interesting and comfortable - especially dinner with wine by the camp...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Beahive
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi there, Very happy you enjoyed that welcome wine next to the fire! Regards, Jean

Reviewed March 8, 2018

Best company to book for Canoeing - very professional. For the water phobics ( like me) - It is safe to canoe with Wayo - at first I was scared, but the Hippos made me feel safe on the water. It was a lovely afternoon...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Glad the hippos helped and behaved! :) Regards, Jean

Reviewed March 4, 2018

We had a two week combined driving and walking safari in Tanzania which was excellent. We booked online with Wayo Africa directly from Canada and worked out an itinerary with the help of Lauren Smith who was very helpful. Both Lauren and Jean Du Plessis...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank JennyRichard W
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Hi, we are really pleased that your safari worked out so well. It was great having you on safari! Regards, Jean

Reviewed March 1, 2018

Wayo designed and implemented a 17 day trip for us. At our request, it included everything: walking, game driving, hot air ballooning, and cultural experiences. We mainly stayed in Wayo green camps, which were fine, and also stayed at a few other camps, especially those...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank paula_eyler
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi Paula, Thanks so much for the nice response and I'm really happy you had such an amazing time. You now need to come back to see the new Manyara Camp! Regards, Jean

Reviewed February 24, 2018

Just back from an 8 day Wayo walking/driving safari plus 5 days in Zanzibar (also organized by Wayo.) Every moment was incredible and could not have been better! The green camps at Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti (Nabi Hll and walking camp) were gorgeously...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank pennyandclaude
wayoafrica, Owner at Wayo Africa, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Hi there, so happy you had a nice safari. Thanks for the nice message. Regards, Jean

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Response from cmcginn1 | Reviewed this property |
Lauren Smith was my contact there! Lauren [at] wayoafrica
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