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Rainforests and Reefs

Days
17
Our saving
$27
From
US $ 1,044
Cost/day $61
+ $380 Local Payment
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Rainforests and Reefs - Absolute Africa
Rainforests and Reefs - Absolute Africa
Excellent
2 reviews
Starts
Kigali
+10 Destinations
Rainforest
Ends
Zanzibar
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Highlights

Start in Kigali and end in Zanzibar! With the overland truck tour Rainforests and Reefs, you have a 17 day tour package taking you through Kigali, Rwanda and 10 other destinations in Africa. Rainforests and Reefs includes accommodation as well as meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Camping
Max Group Size
28
Transportation
Overland Truck

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  • Rainforests and Reefs reviewer 1
    Written on November 29, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    Amazing trip!! It was my first time visiting Africa so was unsure what to expect with this type of tour. Big thanks to Manache (guide) and Steve (driver) for keeping everything well organised and flowing. Great people, amazing animals, spectacular sights and the Zanzibar beaches are a perfect way to finish. Highly recommend this trip to anyone that can get the time off work.
    Absolute Africa commented on this review
    Thanks so much for leaving your comments, Bryce, and so glad you enjoyed your time out in Africa. If you can get more time off work, we would be happy to welcome you back to see another part of Africa!
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  • C
    Written on November 9, 2015
    4.5 - Excellent

    The tour was amazing - it covered the three things I wanted to do - gorillas, the Serengeti and rest at the end in Zanzibar. Our tour guide Vee was incredibly patient with my many questions and she was very informative and helpful, as was a truck driver Patrick. The trip was well organised and showed that Absolute Africa were experienced tour operators. I'd love to travel with them again the next time I go to Africa.
    Absolute Africa commented on this review
    Thank you for your feedback Chitra, we would love to have onboard again in the future
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Itinerary

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  1. Day 1: RWANDA - UGANDA
  2. Days 2 -3: UGANDA - RWANDA
  3. Day 4: RWANDA
  4. Days 5 - 7: TANZANIA
  5. Days 8 - 10: TANZANIA
  6. Days 11 - 12: TANZANIA
  7. Days 13 - 17: TANZANIA

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

  • Flights

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • August 1, 2016

      Is it possible to just spend 2 days in Zanzibar, instead of 4?

      Our trips are pre set departures, so unfortunately we cannot adjust the itineraries as the trip is with a group. You are free to leave the trip whenever you like however there would be no reduction in cost as the departures are pre-set.

    • May 1, 2016

      Is the departure of this trip guaranteed?

      For this trip all our departures are guaranteed .

    • May 1, 2016

      How important are the recommended vaccinations in your company's experience?

      The yellow fever vaccination is compulsory as you will get asked to show to this at several borders.

      For the recommended vaccinations we recommend you talk to your doctor/travel clinic as they are the experts and have the latest information on what is best to get.

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    • Thursday
      Apr 26, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Saturday
      May 12, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Wednesday
      Jun 6, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Friday
      Jun 22, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      7 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Thursday
      Jul 5, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Saturday
      Jul 21, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      7 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Sunday
      Aug 12, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Tuesday
      Aug 28, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Friday
      Aug 31, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Sunday
      Sep 16, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Tuesday
      Oct 2, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Thursday
      Oct 18, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Sunday
      Nov 4, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Tuesday
      Nov 20, 2018
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Saturday
      Dec 22, 2018
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Monday
      Jan 7, 2019
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Friday
      Feb 1, 2019
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Sunday
      Feb 17, 2019
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
    • Thursday
      Mar 7, 2019
      from Kigali
      17 Days
      Saturday
      Mar 23, 2019
      to Zanzibar
      8 seats left
      $27
      USD $1,044
      + $380 Local Payment
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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

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    Uganda and Tanzania

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Rabies
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Meningococcal meningitis
    Recommended for Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Required for entrance into the country for Rwanda. Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uganda. Ideally 10 days before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Kigali is the starting point and Zanzibar is the endpoint.
    Trusted
    Your money is safe with TourRadar, as we only pay the tour operator after your tour has departed.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Absolute Africa booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 April 2018 the full payment of $1,044 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1044 for Rainforests and Reefs, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
    Availability
    Some departure dates and prices may vary and Absolute Africa will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Absolute Africa tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,694 km.
    • Kigali (Rwanda)
    • 85 km
    • Kisoro (Uganda)
    • 25 km
    • Ruhengeri (Rwanda)
    • 69 km
    • Kigali (Rwanda)
    • 322 km
    • Mwanza (Tanzania)
    • 139 km
    • Lake Victoria (Tanzania)
    • 294 km
    • Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
    • 55 km
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Tanzania)
    • 75 km
    • Mto Wa Mbu (Tanzania)
    • 88 km
    • Arusha (Tanzania)
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