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Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018)

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Days
14
Our saving
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US $ 1,048
Cost/day $75
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Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) - Dragoman
Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) - Dragoman
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5 reviews
Starts
Dar es Salaam
Destinations
+11
Ends
Nairobi
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Highlights

Start in Dar es Salaam and end in Nairobi! With the overland truck tour Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018), you have a 14 day tour package taking you from Dar es Salaam to Nairobi and through Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and 10 other destinations in Africa. Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping
Transportation
Jeep & 4WD, Overland Truck, Ferry
Travel style
Overland truck

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  • Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) reviewer 1
    Written on August 5, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Ben was always there when we needed him and always there to advise. The best thing was his love and enthusiasm for Africa, the trip and the 'overland' life
    Dragoman commented on this review
    So pleased to hear that you loved overlanding. Thanks for the great review of Dragoman!
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  • Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) reviewer 2
    Written on July 19, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Good group if people held together expertly by Ben who was also engaging, interested and enthusiastic. The itinerary was almost 100% spot on, the only criticism would be that the prison island tour was a bit rushed due to the length of the journey in the morning. In retrospect it might have better to cancel the trip and have free time / a tour of stone town. It's a minor criticism though and doesn't reflect on Ben's leadership. My lasting memories of the two weeks we spent in Africa with Ben are of incredible wildlife, fascinating local experiences and good chats and laughs.
    Dragoman commented on this review
    Thanks for your great review of your Dragoman overlanding tour. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed it so much.
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  • Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018) reviewer 3
    Written on July 8, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Amazing experience! Ben and the guys made everyday the best possible even on just drive days. The group makes these trips and we all had an amazing time. Couldn't have asked for a better experience
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  • A
    Written on June 21, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    great experience , great leader and driver managing in trying conditions - very wet, muddy roads. Enjoyed the visits and staying in game parks. Lots of information , tips etc passed onto us . Felt safe all the time and Ben's love for his job was reflected in his attitude and willingness to share experiences ew animal sightings etc. Recommend to everyone
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  • H
    Written on June 14, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Ben is the best guy ever and we all had the greatest time of our lives! He did an amazing job and was always reliable and caring and made the perfect tour guide. Would recommend Ben as a guide to anyone thinking about booking a tour! He always took the time to help us out whenever with whatever. Great guy!
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: Nairobi
  2. Day 2: Amboseli National Park
  3. Day 3: Arusha-Amboseli National Park
  4. Day 4: Tarangire National Park
  5. Days 5 to 6: Serengeti National Park-Ngorongoro Crater
  6. Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater-Arusha
  7. Days 8 to 9: Marangu-Lushoto
  8. Day 10: Dar Es Salaam
  9. Day 11: Zanzibar
  10. Days 12 to 13: Zanzibar
  11. Day 14: Zanzibar

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Videos

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  • What Is Overlanding?
  • Dragoman - 2017
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Questions & Answers

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

  • What is the kitty payment?

    Dragoman's Kitty for Africa East & South between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam (from Dar Es Salaam to Nairobi) is a group fund for this tour. The group fund pays for camping, hotels, food while camping, activities the group does as a whole (based on the itinerary mentioned above and in the brochure).

    The Kitty allows the group to be flexible as the hotels and campsites are not pre booked and booked by the crew while travelling which makes the whole itinerary more adabtable than the traditional tours. Sometimes you can stay an extra night at one location due to a special activity happening at the location, based on the groups wishes. All of these costs are paid at cost price and Dragoman makes no money out of it. Therefore, if money is left over in the Kitty after the tour, it will be paid back to the group members.

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    "From a young age I knew travel and exploration would be a large part of my life. Growing up in South..."

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About the countries

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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 Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Meningococcal meningitis
Recommended for Tanzania and Kenya. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Kenya. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Dar es Salaam is the starting point and Nairobi is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Dragoman to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm this Dragoman booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 October 2018 the full payment of $1,048 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 $1048 for Africa East & South between Nairobi and Zanzibar (Nairobi to Zanzibar - 2018), but the deposit of 10% is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Dragoman tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,554 km.
  • Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
  • 70 km
  • Stone Town (Tanzania)
  • 50 km
  • Nungwi (Tanzania)
  • 59 km
  • Jozani Forest (Tanzania)
  • 65 km
  • Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
  • 434 km
  • Marangu (Tanzania)
  • 88 km
  • Arusha (Tanzania)
  • 208 km
  • Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
  • 55 km
  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Tanzania)
  • 75 km
  • Mto Wa Mbu (Tanzania)
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