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Zara Tours

#16 of 205 Tours in Moshi
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Moshi 1990, Tanzania
+255 784 451 000
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Thank you Zara Tours for making my 43rd Climb up Kilimanjaro possible !

I would really like to thank Zainab Ansell and the staff of Zara Tours for making my 43rd... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
macon d
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UMass Amherst takes on Kili with Zara Tours

I could never had made it to the summit of Kilimanjaro without the help of all of the crew from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mackay E
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ZARA Tours has evolved into Tanzania's largest Kilimanjaro outfitter and one of the largest safari operators in the region; currently operate 2Hotels and 4-tented Camps in the northern circuit of Tanzania. Provide VIP, honeymoon and regular tours; Airport transfer, city-to-city transfer, ground handling services, groups and corporations from all over the world.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“day safari” (26 reviews)
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Moshi 1990, Tanzania
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+255 784 451 000
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"springlands hotel"
in 28 reviews
"the hotel staff"
in 5 reviews
"day safari"
in 26 reviews
"kilimanjaro climb"
in 16 reviews
"wildebeest camp"
in 2 reviews
"driver named"
in 2 reviews
"high view"
in 2 reviews
"narrowed down"
in 2 reviews
"machame route"
in 18 reviews
"his team"
in 15 reviews
"fabulous safari experience"
in 2 reviews
"lead guide"
in 10 reviews
"anyone seeking"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful hotel"
in 2 reviews
"box lunches"
in 3 reviews
"our honeymoon"
in 6 reviews
"rain pants"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I would really like to thank Zainab Ansell and the staff of Zara Tours for making my 43rd successful Kilimanjaro climb possible. The Rongai Route was stunning and Eddie and Joseph were fantastic guides! The pool and massage after were a super idea. The food...More

Thank macon d
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I could never had made it to the summit of Kilimanjaro without the help of all of the crew from Zara Tours! There were 21 of us and I think there were easily 60+ Zara members assisting my group up the mountain. Our journey consisted...More

Thank Mackay E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an awesome 4-day safari with Zara Tours, through Ngorongoro and Serengeti, including many beloved and memorable stops along the way. Thank you so very much, Issa, our driver, who was kind, patient, knowledgeable, and dedicated to his work and the Zara company. Not...More

Thank Credo S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a weeks safari around the main areas of Tanzania, my self and partner went, we ended up in a group of four other people, our same group was kept together for the 2nd week in Zanzibar which was great We got...More

Thank Colin G
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

I just got back to the US from Tanzania and still can't stop thinking about the amazing experience I had with Zara Tours. We were a team of about 20 college students and we hiked the Machame route, which took about 6 days. To start...More

Thank Betta M
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, One behalf of Zara Tours and the team, we are all very grateful for the choice you made of exploring Tanzania with us. It was a very fortunate experience to meet you and show you the beauty of our country. Once again on...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

My brother and I booked a 6 day Machame Route trek to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro with Zara Tours. We had read about Zara in Harry Stedman's Kili guide book, then cross referenced with online reviews. To be sure we had the best estimates, I emailed...More

Thank Wishfulnomad
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere appreciation for choosing Zara Tours during your trip. We are very thankful for your constructive appreciation on our team, facilities, service and everything else you have enjoyed during your trip. Again, thank you so much for booking with us...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

I was in Tanzania to climb Kilimanjaro with a group of friends and we chose Zara Tours. From the second we left the airport, we were taken care of in every aspect by these guys. The food was amazing, all the guys were funny, and...More

Thank Maneesh K
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Maneesh, It was a great experience for our team to host you and to be part of your amazing experience, we are happy you felt like family and thank you so much for recommending us and for reviewing us here on TripAdvisor. Greeting from...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Everyone at Zara Tours and Springlands Hotel is lovely. They go above and beyond to make sure you are comfortable and safe. They genuinely care about your travels and your time in TZ. They'll greet you by name and do everything they can to meet...More

Thank Megan C
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Megan, We appreciate you so much for choosing to climb Kilimanjaro with us. It was a great opportunity for both of us to meet you and to show you the beauty of our country. Thank you for reviewing us and recommending us here on...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We spent a week on safari as part of our honeymoon, organised via an agency in the UK. The company in Tanzania which ran the safari was Zara Tours. We were picked up by our guide and driver, Hamza, from the airport, and he was...More

Thank axbxc
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Guest, One behalf of Zara Tours and the team, we are all very grateful for the choice you made of exploring Tanzania with us. It was a very fortunate experience to meet you and show you the beauty of our country. Once again on...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Even though this has been a trip of a lifetime, there has been some sketchy events that occurred during the trip which left a sour taste in my mouth when I left Tanzania. The trek up Kilimanjaro was simply incredible, I cannot complain about much.....More

Thank David G
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Zainab A, Owner at Zara Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear David, Thank you so much for choosing Zara Tours during your safari to Tanzania, we appreciate the constructive opinions on the unmet expectations during you trek to Kilimanjaro. Thank you so much for this great review we are working on all the mentioned matters.

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kelseymsimms
18 October 2017|
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Response from njhkrgrl | Reviewed this property |
I believe the Machame trek is hut-to- hut, thus cutting the need to carry so much equipment up the mountain. A hidden cost for any of the treks is tipping. Be sure your outfitter is clear with you on how to do this... More
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jenmcquade51
17 May 2017|
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Response from Zainab A | Property representative |
We are registered with the Mount Kilimanjaro Porters Society (MKPS) to be sure that our guides and porters are well taken care of, protecting their interest, like a fair distribution of tip etc. Meet our fantastic team... More
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