We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Waterbuck Safaris

#1 of 18 Tours in Dar es Salaam Features Animals
Dar es Salaam 3272, Tanzania
+255 688 321 123
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great safari to Selous

We did a four-day safari to the Selous Game Reserve in mid-July. We traveled as a family. Our... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
BayAreaAllens
,
California
Look no further - Best Safari Experience & Highly Recommended!

I can't say enough good things about Shafina and Waterbucks Safari. I was lucky enough to find them... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Rebecca C
,
San Francisco, California
Read all 129 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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 hospital and churches, as well as the most famous sculpture of Askari Monument. It is the city renowned for its lively nightlife.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tented camp” (17 reviews)
“gulab” (20 reviews)
“vuma hills” (12 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:30
LOCATION
Dar es Salaam 3272, Tanzania
CONTACT
Website
+255 688 321 123
Write a Review
Reviews (129)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

21 - 30 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We did a four-day safari to the Selous Game Reserve in mid-July. We traveled as a family. Our guide, Nazareth, did a great job. He was very attentive and asked us which animals we hoped to see. Amazingly, we saw every animal we hoped to...More

1  Thank BayAreaAllens
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I can't say enough good things about Shafina and Waterbucks Safari. I was lucky enough to find them during my initial search and after comparing to a few other reputable companies (referred by friends), I decided to stick with Shafina. She was very responsive and...More

2  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great safari adventure! Our guide was very good and experienced. He made sure that we were able to see all the animals possible. We chose the Mikumi Park Safari. The Vuma Hills Camp is a must! 5 Star! The drive from Dar is somewhat long...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 June 2016

I really enjoyed the safari. Many incredible animals. All the personal of Waterbuck Safaris really kind. Delicious food and the hotel confortable.For sure I recommend it!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
1  Thank pacheco_paulina
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Waterbuck is incredibly professional and responsive. I emailed them to ask if they could connect me to others making the same trip to Mikumi Natl Park since I was traveling solo. They put me together with a fun group, and we ended up seeing all...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
2  Thank yz3
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We had a great time exploring the nationalparks. We saw and learned a lot of the wildlife because J4 has a good eye and a lot of experience. We can highly recommend a guided tour otherwise you will miss a lot. We felt always save,...More

3  Thank rangomango
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We visited Mikumi National Park, as well as Uzungwa National Park with Waterbuck Safari. Our driver and guide through Mikumi was very nice. He was very knowledgeable and told us interesting facts about the animals, without overdoing it or being too invasive. He gave us...More

1  Thank Litchiprune
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We had a wonderful time with Waterbuck Safaris and would not hesitate to recommend them to others going to Tanzania on safari!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank ndac
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We did a two day safari into Mikumi National Park and It was amazing. Our guide Abel was great and knowledgeable. Just be aware its a lot of driving to get to the park and to get back! The food was very good and our...More

Thank Teacher2014
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our safari to Mikumi with Waterbuck. For us everything was a treat: the villages we went through, the people we met, the animals we saw, the calm and silence of the savanna and then its sounds! We stayed at...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
2  Thank Viviana400
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Akemi
196 reviews
1.42 km away
Chapan Bhog
123 reviews
1.42 km away
Mamboz Sizgrill
86 reviews
.75 km away
High Spirit Lounge Bar
72 reviews
1.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
Las Vegas Casino
19 reviews
.48 km away
Nyumba ya Sanaa
6 reviews
1.11 km away
Investours
29 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sunil C G
Hello Dear, We are a couple staying three nights at Baraza Resort in Zanzibar and have one day free. As we are unlikely to return to Tanzania in next few years hence tempted to visit Dar Es SAlem. We are fine to take an early morning flight from Zanzibar to Dar Es Salm and take late evening flight back to Zanzibar on 20th July 2017. We are going to Masai Mara for 3 nights hence not interested in wildlife but wish to do a private city tour of Dar Es Salem with private guide airport to airport. Kindly suggest if t is feasible and advise detailed ity. Thanks.
26 May 2017|
Answer
Response from ShafinaB |
Dear Sunil. Many thanks for your message. We can arrange Dar City tour for you on 20th July 2017. We will pick you up and drop you back to and from Dar airport. Please send us an email to confirm your tour. Thanks
0
Votes
Sunham N
Hi I was interested in doing a safari for five days from 26th April. Could you please assist me with the details of the safari and packages that I can look into. I reside in Dar es Salaam. Thanks Sanam
8 April 2017|
Answer
Response from ayaz b | Property representative |
Hi Sanam, Please email us from our website and i will send you all the information via email. Waiting for your email. Thanks.
0
Votes
Angela B
hi can i please get your price ranges please so i can plan ahead
12 November 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from wins3 | Reviewed this property |
My two friend's and I paid $650 per person for 3 days, two nights for the Selous Game Reserve safari with lodging at the Zafara tented camp if that helps.
0
Votes