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“Flawless service”

Safari Big 5 Day Tours
Ranked #17 of 269 Outdoor Activities in Arusha
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Safari Big 5 is Fully Registered in Tanzania and Licensed with Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism.It was created with the vision of sharing the wonders of Tanzania with those who are dreaming to explore some of the world's most superb areas.... areas that combine pristine, natural beauty, incredible wildlife, cultural diversity, and remote, unspoiled and untamed wilderness.Whether you want to visit Tanzania for Perfect Honeymoon, the Daring Bush Adventure, the Ultimate African Safari or a Unique family vacation, Tanzania offers it all.Safari Big 5 is here to offer you Mountain Trekking, Wildlife Safaris, Zanzibar Beaches, Cultural tours, Hotel bookings, Airport transfers and Optional activities such as Canoeing Safaris, Hot Air Balloon Safaris, Walking Safaris and visiting all the Historical sites in Tanzania.All of our Itineraries are Tailor Made and specifically designed to fit in with your expectations, dreams and budget. Being based in Tanzania allows us to personally inspect all the destinations, lodges, camps and hotels that we recommend. We are regularly in touch with them, and can therefore provide you with up-to-date information.We do all the research, plan your itinerary, providing all the necessary information and cover all details. All you need is just to be ready for the Real African Adventure.Safari Big 5 is dedicated to ensure you receive a personalized service, value for money and that your experience of Tanzania is truly a memorable one.Welcome to TanzaniaKaribu TanzaniaSelect Safari Big 5
Ithaca, New York
1 review
“Flawless service”
Reviewed January 11, 2014

I've had the best experience with Safari Big 5 that I can't thank the tour guide Imran enough for! From the moment we got into contact about my trip plans, he was extremely responsive and thoughtful in helping me plan all aspects of the trip: from selecting the best landing spot with the cheapest air ticket quote, to traveling with the most efficient route with comfortable lodging. I noticed Imran about my travels very close to the actual travel date yet he was able to secure all air tickets and hotels for me. Yet the most incredible was that when I ran into visa issues (that despite the fact that I could get the entry visa to Tanzania on arrival, I can't leave China without such visa according to Chinese rules), which was an unexpected surprise for both of us only a couple days before I planned to leave China, Imran gave me the most responsible and selfless advice of canceling my trip and refunding me the FULL amount. He chose to shoulder all the transaction cost and revenue duties himself while ensuring that I got all my payment back. I am very thankful of such selfless service that is rare to come by and I will not hesitate to recommend any friend to have Safari Big 5 guide their trip to Tanzania.

Visited December 2013
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Kibaha, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
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“Kilimanjaro”
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Safari Big 5 organized my summit to the peak of the Mighty Mount Kilimanjaro. The company was extremely friendly and helped me find a group that was perfectly tailored to me. From the moment I arrived in Moshi, I felt welcome and in safe hands. The guide came to see me at my hotel and explained the whole process to me. They provided amazing meals all the way to the top of the mountain. Their guides, assistant guides and porters were all very friendly and helpful. The guides were exceptional in that they would not leave anyone behind and were quick to help anyone who needed help. If they saw anyone struggling, they would be at their side trying to ensure that each person reached the summit of the mountain. Overall , this was a magnificent experience and this company took really good care of me and ensured that I reached the top of the highest point in Africa! Thank You.

Visited March 2013
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Oakville, Canada
1 review
“Wonderful and memorable experience”
Reviewed January 7, 2014

An amazing experience visitng Ngorongoro and Tarangire national parks. Everything was arranged smoothly from start to finish. Our driver was awesome and went the extra mile to ensure our safari experience was memorable. The staff at the Octogon was equally accomodating and professional. As we were 2 ladies travelling alone we felt completely safe and taken care of! I would highly recommend Safari Big 5...I can't wait for my next Safari adventure

Visited February 2013
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Esmail M, Owner at Safari Big 5 Day Tours, responded to this review, January 9, 2014
Dear Guests, Thank you for selecting Safari Big 5 for your memorable adventure in Tanzania. We are happy that you enjoyed your Safari and Mountain Trekking with us, We appreciate all your great reviews about our services,hospitality and dedication during your visit. We will make sure to offer all our Guests personalised service and make their visit a wonderful and memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Yours,Esmail.
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
2 reviews
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“Amazing Safari”
Reviewed December 25, 2013

A wonderful experience visiting serengeti and ngorongoro. We really enjoyed our trip out there.
Everything was arranged perfectly. From the guides to the cook and driver.. all were so supportive and helpful during our entire safari experience.
We were put in a good hotel before our journey in Arusha. Mr. Imran himself came to pick us up and made sure we were okay and comfortable after 7-8 hours bus drive from Dar.
A truly wonderful experience and there is still more to be seen.
You want go wrong with Safari big 5 as they really take care of you.
Planning for the Kilimanjaro trip with them soon..

Visited July 2013
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Exhilarating.....Mind = Blown”
Reviewed December 13, 2013

A truly wonderful and humbling experience visiting the Safari Parks Tanzania has to offer...I was especially pleased with the tailor made package that was designed for me and my newly wedded wife....I will definitely book with Safari Big 5 again in the coming summer....There is still plenty to see and experience - The climb up Kilimanjaro followed by the exotic & stunning beaches in Zanzibar. Can't wait !!

Visited August 2013
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