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Unique Safaris

#75 of 538 Tours in Arusha
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Arusha, Tanzania
+255 752 225 552
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These people go OFF ROAD in Serengeti National Park (not allowed), IN FRONT OF OTHER TRUCKS, SHAMEFUL

I can't believe companies like this exist in Tanzania, but we witnessed this on our trip last week... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John A
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
My Four Experience With Unique Safaris

I recently finished my fourth trip with Unique Safaris. This is the best safari outfitter in... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
Kathyadamsclark
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Houston, Texas, United States
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't believe companies like this exist in Tanzania, but we witnessed this on our trip last week while viewing two Cheetahs in the park. Unique Safaris, along with Lemala, Asilia, Mt Kilimanjaro Safari Club, and Africa Dream - all went off the road and...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I would be happy to discuss this with you further on the telephone. There are areas where off-road travel is allowed in the Serengeti and NCA areas bordering the Serengeti. Our reputation is unparalleled so if you can provide further documentation of the date and...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

I recently finished my fourth trip with Unique Safaris. This is the best safari outfitter in Tanzania and I can highly recommend them. Thompson, Chris, Mikal, and Pokea are amazing drivers and guides. You will not be disappointed with either. They know the animals and...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Your trips are always a huge success Kathy and we love hosting you. We are already looking forward to your next safari!

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

As a small group boutique tour company, we have the privilege to work with some of the best guides and local operators in the travel business. Unique Safaris falls right into that spot as a truly outstanding operator in Tanzania. There are hundreds of operators...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

You are so kind! All of us at Unique Safaris are already planning for your return and we hope you will be able to experience a different time of the year to see the herds either in calving season or river crossings!

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

Our 12-Day safari was the trip of a lifetime to the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tanangire National Park. Unique Safaris staff, including Meg Katzman in the US, Joseph and Mathias who met our plane at 2AM in Arusha, and most importantly our phenomenal guide Thompson,...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Wow, we are THRILLED that the safari exceeded in so many ways. Even though this was a bucket list safari for your wife, we welcome you back anytime to share these experiences with the rest of your family in the future.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

We recently returned from a 12 day photographic safari through Unique Safaris. The four driver-guides who led our group (Bernard/Ben, Pokay, Wilfred, Shadrack) were top notch and they made it possible for us to come home with incredible photographs of the animals we came to...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

This was our first African adventure and I have to say the knowledgeable guides provided us really put my mind at ease and understood the needs of the photographers. It is important to understand that you are very close to the animals, even in your...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

We are so glad you gained the confidence and comfort to enjoy such close encounters with wildlife. We hope you will return to Tanzania with Unique Safaris.

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

We traveled the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tanangire National Park with group in five Unique Safaris vehicles. Everything was wonderful; all arrangements and lodgings were smooth, very comfortable, good food and amenities. Best of all were the guides--all were super knowledgeable, engaging, gracious. We especially...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

We are so happy that your group enjoyed the safari so much. You also traveled with a great leader (Pixel's Foto) and we hope you will return with Ray again!

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Last November, I travelled with one of my (grown-up) daughters with Unique Safaris from the northern Serengeti (Mara River) south to Tarangire National Park, via the Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara. After a night in the well-appointed African Tulip Hotel in Arusha, we flew north...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

We appreciate that you took the time after your safari to write such a lovely review. Unique Safaris is so happy that the safari exceeded your expectations and someday we hope to welcome you back with the rest of the family!

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Reviewed October 22, 2017

Me, my wife and my Buddy took an 11 day safari in Tarengere, Nagoragora Crater and Serengeti National park. We found it to be beyond our expectation. We couldn't get enough of it every single day. Our guides were outstanding in manner, education, English, vocabulary,...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

Thank you so much Matt. You really captured the essence of what makes Unique Safaris different than other tour operators! We would love to see your video if that is possible.

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

We four friends just took the most wonderful safari trip to Tanzania through Unique Safaris. We started planning a year ago through Meg K, the US representative for this organization and from the very beginning felt a solid trust in her planning expertise. She took...More

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Meg K, Director of Sales at Unique Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

We are so thrilled that your experience surpassed expectations! Thank you for helping to spread the word about Unique Safaris. You will always be warmly welcomed back to Tanzania.

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