About us

WHY BOOK WITH US

Zara Tours is connected to the environment and communities of Tanzania. Not only do we work here, we raise our families here. We are sensitive to the interaction with our guests and our world. Especially, we take responsibility for our client’s safety very seriously.

Proven Expertise

With over 27 years of experience, Zara Tours has proven expertise with Kilimanjaro and Safari Adventures Expeditions, guiding visitors successfully to various destinations in Tanzania, from the roof of Africa the legendary Mt. Kilimanjaro, to the endless plains of Serengeti, over to the spice island of Zanzibar. Literally, thousands of travelers have experienced their best adventure with us. Our clients have included celebrities, photographers, filmmakers, exhibitors, senators, ambassadors, presidents, travel writers, and journalists. Annually, we guide 5,000 climbers on Kilimanjaro with a 98% success rate, and guide 3,000 safaris with our unique, unrivaled access to Tanzania’s parks.

Passionate

We live here. This is our land and our heritage. We love the wildlife, people, and natural wonders of our country, and we are proud to share our knowledge and passion.

Professional Guides

Zara Tours has 88 safari and climbing experts who speak English, German, and Spanish. Our skilled professionals were selected by us from a pool of the very best local guides. They receive extensive training in Travel and Tourism, first aid, mountain rescue, beach and water safety, and wild animal behavior. They are among the most talented and respected professionals in the industry, with years of experience and successful trips to the destinations we operate.

Value

Zara Tours offers the optimal value for African Adventures and Charity Tours in Tanzania. We do not cut corners, nor do we focus on luxury, rather we provide what most visitors want; a safe and successful journey. Lodging and vehicles are owned by Zara Tours, and our guides are employees, not contractors. Flexibility is a major feature when building your tour with us, putting your money where you want it to count. Want better lodging? We can provide. Want additional trips? We can coordinate. Prefer tents? Yes. Adjust the days for the budget you seek.