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Waterbuck Safaris

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Dar es Salaam is the commercial capital of the country; it wields immense political and economical power. The atmosphere is pleasant in the city with picturesque Harbour, exotic beaches, and historical buildings such as state house, Ocean Road...more
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55/68 Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road | Upanga, Dar es Salaam 3272, Tanzania
+255 784 786 037
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We found Waterbuck Safaris here on Trip Advisor. They had excellent reviews and so we decided to give them a try. My husband contacted them to ask a few questions and Ayaz instantly responded with information. Once we narrowed down our dates and choices I...More

Thank IamKWgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most wonderfull safari thanks to our guide J4 = Jumanne. He had a big knowledge about everything concerning animals, culture, the nature, the way to live in Tanzania and much more. I can say it shortly:: EVERYTHING. We visited Selouse, Mikumi and...More

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Thank IngeliseDenmark
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Waterbuck planned an overland trip for us from Ruaha to Selous. It was quite an adventure. Our driver guide was excellent.

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Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We had an incredible experience in Selous. Our Guide J4 was perfect. The Zarafa Camp and the people working in it are amazing. Thank you all for the incredible memories!

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Thank 123WALID321
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had an amazing time in Tanzania Mikumi and Ruaha. It was our first time going to Africa and being on a Safari tour. We had I guess very high expectation of seeing wild animals especially lions. We communicated that ahead and got two tours...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were 2 guests who booked a 3 day trip to Mikumi, starting in Daressalam. This trip included 2 half day and one full day game drive. In Mikumi, many animals can be seen, most likely lion, buffalo, elephant, giraffe, zebra, hippo, monkey, antelope and...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

We were promised a nice tour around Dar Es Salam, but we arrived at 3pm and at 6pm it was dark already. There was no plan for us, we wasted at least 30 mins to wait for the agency owner to meet us and get...More

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Thank lucialecce2018
ayaz b, Manager at Waterbuck Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello Lucia. Thank you for your honest review and I we have looked into your concern. After investigating with the guide, please find below the report: The tour was well organized. He started with Slipway Hotel and Oysterbay, where you came down and took photos....More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time on the 3 night/ 4 day safari to Selous with Waterbucks. Our guide Abel was awesome. A great guy with lots of knowledge. He tailored the game drive to our interests and requests. To see giraffes, zebras, hippos, crocs, antelope,...More

Thank Sinead K
ayaz b, Manager at Waterbuck Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018


Reviewed 26 August 2018

Friends recommended Waterbuck Safaris and I can see why they did. Everything from organising the trip with Ayaz, our driver Nassa, and camp Manager Henriq (at Zafara tented camp Selous) was perfect. I would have no doubt recommending Waterbuck to friends or booking another safari...More

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ayaz b, Manager at Waterbuck Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We found Waterbuck after extensive searching online for an affordable safari. I was a little nervous booking directly from London, however I had nothing to worry about. All communications with Ayaz were promptly dealt with and he worked so hard to provide us with the...More

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ayaz b, Manager at Waterbuck Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Janet

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daisy r
29 September 2018|
Response from ayaz b | Property representative |
Hello Daisy, thank you for your inquiry. Please email using the form on our website and we will offer you options for 1 and 2 days safari. Thanks.
Sumanā L
14 June 2018|
Response from ayaz b | Property representative |
Yes, we do. How many are you and where will the pick up be from on the day? Send us your email or request via email please with all details and dates of travel too
Keelin K
9 May 2018|
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Response from traceyrk2018 | Reviewed this property |
The above information by marek is incorrect. There are day tours from Dar.