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Usambara Adventures

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My company would like to offer you eco cultural tourism in usambara mountainss for the folowing activities as hiking , trekking, walking historical sites , beach holidays and safaris
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| Usambara mountain, before the bus staion, Lushoto, Tanzania
+255 756 796 575
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 31, 2015

My wife and I went on a 4 day hike with Usambara Adventures through the Usambara Mountains and it was the highlight of our trip. Said, the owner planned the itinerary for us and listened to exactly what we wanted. We started in Lushuto and...More

3  Thank Marshall K
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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

After reading the very good reviews here on trip advisor we decided to book a four day trip with Said. We were very disappointed by his “style“ of guiding. He knows a lot about the region, buthe will only tell you if you ask him...More

3  Thank Florian W
scinerie, Owner at Usambara Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

That is all lies, because imagine how can the private car cost 7000 or 8000 Tanzania shilling from mambo to lushoto which is 126kms normal it cost from 100000 to 80000tanzania shilling but I told them I know somebody who can come to pick out...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a 3-Day hike through the Usambara Mountains and it was so wonderful! The views are incredible and the nature and the villages completely untouched. I can only recommend! We had an amazing Tour Guide named Denis, his number is +255621681856 and you can...More

Thank Aura K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of nine people who went on a guided tour with owner Said and guide Hamisi to Usambara mountains. We started from Lushoto and ended in Magumba. Said is a really great and reliable guy. He has great knowledge about nature and...More

Thank astridj0sephine
Reviewed October 1, 2018

If you want to go off the tourist-beaten path and experience the beauty of Tanzania, I highly recumbent you squeeze Lushoto into your Tanzania travel plans! Said made our trek in Lushoto absolutely amazing. I highly recommend him. I had been planning to look for...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2018

I have been on two guided tours with Said, both times he delivered the best service and at a good price. He arranged the tours to suit our wishes - 3 days safari in Serengeti and Ngorongoro and a hike in Lushoto - and in...More

Thank soerenvinther
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Wonderful and memorable trip!! I decided to travel alone for the first time, but never felt unsafe as a female traveler. Said is a very open and honest person and has been working as a guide for a long time in the Usamabara Mountains with...More

Thank Q832GSjenniferp
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I can defiantly recommend Usambara Adventures. Wonderful guide and a beautiful trip from Lushoto. Said was very professional and a knowledgable guide.

Thank annelisehansen
Reviewed January 14, 2018

My boyfriend and I recently went on a tour with Said for nearly 2 weeks in the lead up to Christmas. It was a great experience. Said was very professional, helpful and an incredibly knowledgable guide. We organised the trip simply by emailing Said directly...More

Thank Sally E
scinerie, Owner at Usambara Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank you and your warmly welcome once again.

Reviewed December 7, 2017

What an amazing trek! Said and I did the Lushoto - Mtae trek in 2 days, hiking about 25km a day and taking motorbikes the rest of the way. Said has an extremely intimate knowledge of the twists and turns of the Usambaras, and I...More

Thank Henry W
scinerie, Owner at Usambara Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2017

Thanks a lot and your warmly welcome once again.

Reviewed November 29, 2017

Said is an excellent and knowledgeable guide - full of information about the wildlife, culture and history of the area and Tanzania in general. He is affable and kind - good company. We learnt a great deal about subsistence farming in Usambara and recent efforts...More

Thank Maxwell A
Reviewed November 23, 2017

As I unexpectedly had some free time due to a project deleay, I decided to spend some days hiking in Usambara mountains. I contacted Said very spontaneously one day before my departure but he was willing to guide me and sent me a detailed plan...More

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Said S
September 28, 2017|
Response from Said S | Property representative |
Message to all who are interested in hiking through unspoiled nature, culture and local life experiences in usambara mountain a cheap place for budget hikkiers incase of anyone who is interested in hiking can use my number... More
Ryan A
September 24, 2015|
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Response from Said S | Property representative |
Hi everyone who want to come in usambara for hiking please this is my number 0756796575 Said Salim don't use another number there some people pretending that they are Said and they say that Said works at friends of ausambara... More