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Afro whale shark Safari abd Hostel is the local onwer who experienced in Tourism . Afro experiebced and stayibg Nafia Island
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Kilindoni, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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All reviews two hours an amazing experience chole bay local guy sand bank his team these guys fish boat island plankton mafia reference captain promise outing gopro
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew was so amazing and patient. A bucket list item was to swim with the whale sharks after our 3 week safari and the guys did not disappoint. We searched for 4 hours and thought we were heading in, but the crew was so...More

Thank debbie w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Afro Whale shark is indeed amazing! We were two girls and were accompanied by one experience captain and two localguys. We were picked up early morning on time and headed off to the sea. We sailed ca 50km away from the coast and after 1,5h...More

Thank Excursion820705
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We met Afro and his crew early in the morning for a yummy breakfast before being the first ones out on the water to search for the whale sharks. Within about 45 minutes the crew found them and it was incredible!!! The whale sharks are...More

2  Thank Catherine A
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Afro and his team are truly welcoming and good hearted people. I was traveling alone in Tanzania and Mafia was my last stop and probably my favorite. All in all it was perfect the people which made me feel home even I was traveling alone,...More

Thank Josefine S
Reviewed June 14, 2018

First time with Afro no luck finding the whale sharks. The crew tried hard to find them. The second trip is 1/2 price and within an 1/2 hours found the whale sharks. There were only 4 people in total in the boat. They were super...More

1  Thank dmc112
Reviewed April 12, 2018

My friends and I booked a whale shark excursion with Afro for February 21st. I was nervous about this: seeing whale sharks anyway is a bit hit or miss (you'll see a number of reviews here where people didn't see them or saw them only...More

1  Thank bfwolf35805
Reviewed March 16, 2018

We didn't know what to expect as I'm not experience diving person as my husband. I was scared at the first jump but our guide help me in the water with orientation and I have to say it was breath taking experience we never forget....More

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Afro w, Public Relations Manager at Afro Whale Shark Safari, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Dear Blanka, Thanks for your positive experienced abou us and thankful for your feedback, we apriciate for what you did We are happy to hear if our guide was helping you on the first time to jump, All our guide is the Ex fisher man...More

Reviewed February 26, 2018

We did several experiences with Afro : Snorkelling with the whale sharks Chole bay tour, sand Bank lunch and reef snorkelling They were very flexible and we enjoyed a lot our experiences for an interesting prices (the prices are fixed but negotiable).More

Thank tchiquito
Afro w, Public Relations Manager at Afro Whale Shark Safari, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Dear Tcquito Thanks ver much for your reviewing Afro whale shark safari Mafia island the best tour company in Mafia island, we apriciate for your feedback That us true our price is fixed but we do have special discount if you booked two tour with...More

Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time swimming with whale sharks in the trip organised by Afro. The price of this trip was 60USD but it included pick up and top off from our hotel as well as breakfast at Afro Beach Bungalows. The great about doing...More

Thank Cedric B
Afro w, Public Relations Manager at Afro Whale Shark Safari, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hello Cedric, We proudly to do safari with you and you successfully on your trip and thank you so much for your feedback its very important to travellz and us to improve our business We aopologise for that day visibility wasn’t good but this is...More

Reviewed February 10, 2018

We were on boat for 4 hours and Afro did not give up. Finally, there it was! It was a smaller whaleshark but glad they found it! Be prepared to jump in water immediately. I did the first time and guide help me immediately swim...More

Thank Kathryn S
Afro w, Public Relations Manager at Afro Whale Shark Safari, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2018

Dear Katelyn, Thanks for your review, we really apriciate all posstive and we apologise for negative, Whale shark is the animal and we can’t guarantee you to see or not, but our guide do all the best to make sure you find it even ine...More

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shivang_badaya
August 3, 2018|
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Response from annacoco76 | Property representative |
Hi Shivang Thank you for your email and interest in Afro Whale Shark Tours. Whale sharks are wild animals which means there is no guarantee that we will see them, although we will always try our best. Afro Whale Shark is... More
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Teemu155
November 1, 2017|
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That is a great idea and we appreciate your suggestion. We will follow up internally to check if this a viable option for our tours.
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Teemu155
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That is a great idea and we appreciate your suggestion. We will follow up internally to check if this a viable option for our tours.
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