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Zanzibar to Gorillas - Absolute Africa
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19 days

Zanzibar to Gorillas

From Dar es Salaam to Kigali
Tour Operator:
Absolute Africa
Max group size:
28
Age range:
18 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
87084
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Itinerary

Start in Dar es Salaam and end in Kigali! With the overland truck tour Zanzibar to Gorillas, you have a 19 day tour package taking you through Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and 10 other destinations in Africa. Zanzibar to Gorillas includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: TANZANIA
  2. Days 2 - 5: ZANZIBAR ISLAND
  3. Days 6 - 7: TANZANIA
  4. Day 8 - 10: TANZANIA
  5. Day 11 - 13: TANZANIA
  6. Day 14 - 16: RWANDA
  7. Days 17 - 18: UGANDA
  8. Day 19: UGANDA - RWANDA
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
4 nights
Camping
11 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Good
    4.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.5
  • 4.5
  • OE
    · September 17, 2019
    A very different experience! If you are looking for luxury, this is not for you! We had a wonderful guide Martin and the driver Steve who were really good cooks and worked well together in providing us a good experience overall. We made friends from... Show more
    Absolute Africa commented on this review
    Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. That's great to hear that you really enjoyed your tour. We will pass your comments to your crew and thank you too for the fabulous photos you've posted!
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    Trip date: August 2019
  • Zanzibar to Gorillas reviewer 2
    · September 25, 2017
    The trip exceeded my expectations. Our guide Peter was amazing -he's an awesome cook, and made us 3 course meals. He was very knowledgeable and always had a smile on his face, even though he was working non stop. Our driver Steve was also awesome,... Show more
    Absolute Africa commented on this review
    Hi Abigail, Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. We are glad to hear that you ate well throughout your tour and that you saw some of the most incredible wildlife for which Africa is so famous! We will of course pass your comments onto... Show more
    Trip date: September 2017

Dates & Availability

19 days
Zanzibar to Gorillas
From Dar es Salaam to Kigali
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FAQs

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The tour operator has advised that additional optional excursions available for this tour are on a request basis, as this tour is already packed with amazing inclusions!

    • Do I need a visa?

      As a tour booking website, TourRadar cannot organise visas for you on your behalf as the visa requirements are regularly being updated and vary for the nationality of one traveller to the next. However, we recommend checking with your local embassy or consulate website for the latest up to date information.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      All the accommodation on the tour is subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is finalised you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details.

    • What are the inclusions of the tour?

      This tour is fantastic value for money due to the number of activities, meals and transport included, to see all the inclusions on the tour please click 'What's Included' on the main tour page.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      If you are travelling alone there is not a single supplement as the accommodation is based on share accommodation depending on availability. Please contact our team of Travel Experts for further information.

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    Good to Know

    • About the countries

      Currencies

      Sh
      Tanzanian Shilling
      Tanzania
      Fr
      Rwanda Franc
      Rwanda
      Sh
      Uganda Shilling
      Uganda

      Plugs & Adapters

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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.

      Vaccines

      These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Cholera - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Rabies - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 1 month before travel.
      • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Required for entrance into the country for Rwanda. Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uganda. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before October 3rd, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 3rd, 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Absolute Africa. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Absolute Africa will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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