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5.0 - Excellent Based on 9 reviews

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5 - Excellent
for Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking combined with Wildlife Safari
Merlyn From USA At
“I want to say THANK YOU Dahlia Africa. Our trip to Tanzania, going to the National parks, visiting the Street kids Project and climbing the highest mountain of Kilimanjaro has been one of the most memorable and transformation times of my family life. The people we met along the way, FAZA (what a guide), he was intelligent, reliable, funny, sincere and a pleasure to get to know. He told us so much about the mountain, the country, you all, he has so much knowledge to share.
The staff at Dahlia tours were so great. Friendly, fun and loveable. Brian - what a lovely man. He took us to the school project and showed us round with great detail and sensitivity, he invited us to his home for a wonderful African and delicious dinner.

AM SORRY I can’t remember all, The Mountain Men was gentle, really funny, welcoming, re-assuring and again, really made me laugh. All the porters, I do know lots of their names, Emanuel, Willy the fabulous cook and the others which I know their faces so well, but I think the altitude affected my memory. The trip manager Catherine and Levina - again, kind, funny, reliable, knowledgeable and welcoming. I was moved, challenged, and humbled by the humanity and kindness we experienced. I laughed so much and felt like I made friends. The mountain was spectacular and unforgiving and majestic and I summited on my birthday. You probably heard that Sam (my youngest son) suffered quite a lot from the altitude, however managed to get the summit by the great! Great! helping hand of the team, they said it is sad moment if any of their customer fail to reach the summit, we are both very grateful for all the input and thought gone into our trip. I have experienced travel with several organizations, but nothing like this. So personal and with integrity too. So, thanks to you all. All the best and I will let people know about Dahlia tours and safari.”
5 - Excellent
for Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking combined with Wildlife Safari
Jamal Takoon From Australia At
“This tour was absolutely AMAZING with Dahlia Africa, if you're even considering doing it just take the plunge it's worth every penny! I can't say enough about our safari guide Faza and his Kili team & Our Safari Driver guide Hans.

FOR SAFARI PART:
Hans is an awesome animal seeker and spotter, well informative with a wealth of knowledge about everything in the National Parks.
We can’t say enough about Brian who organizes this trip from our first email, the choice of accommodation was breathtaking, we had our recommendations but he advised other cozier accommodations which we trusted and was the best.



FOR KILIMANJARO PART:
is more about the team led by Faza and his team of porters and chef they are story teller and the trip would not have been the same without them. I went into this excited for the physical adventure but I learned so much which was just icing on the cake making the trip that much better. These guys are amazing cooks (I wish they sold a guide cookbook, I ate way better on the trip than I do at home) and made sure each and everyone one of us was well taken care of. We had a group of 7 plus our two guides which was the perfect size and afforded us the ability to split up into two groups on the second day so part of the younger group could trek fast than the older ones. The hike in and out was not as bad as I expected just make sure you are well hydrated and eat plenty of snacks and drink enough water, which the guides make sure you do.
All in all I can't recommend this trip with Dahlia Tours enough! I am a professional travel advisor and will be recommending this trip and company to all of my clients. We are selective about the companies we work with, only partnering with the most reputable companies who will take care of our clients and have them coming back raving and wanting to do another trip. I am glad I was part of this trips”
5 - Excellent
for Climbing Kilimanjaro 9-Day Northern CIrcuit
Joep From Holland At
“Our experience with Dahlia Africa Kilimanjaro Team was wonderful. My wife and I hiked the Mount Kilimanjaro this February. They sent pre-hike information to help condition us for the hike and tell us the equipment we needed. We met the owner Brian and our guide Faza the day before we started. They checked our equipment and explained how the next 9days Northern circuit route would roll out climbing. Faza was a terrific guide having hiked the Mount Kilimanjaro over 100times. He made our experience fun and informative with his knowledge of the Kilimanjaro, pointing out names of rock formations and plants native to the area. He also told us some history of the Kilimanjaro! I highly, highly recommend them for any trip to Kilimanjaro or for that matter any hike on their website you would like to take.”
5 - Excellent
for Climbing Kilimanjaro 9-Day Northern CIrcuit
Salete Da Costa From Germany At
“Our only ladies group from Germany trekking Kilimanjaro 9Days Northern route with Dahlia was the experience of a lifetime. As a beginner hiker but masters adventurers, I wanted to hike camp to camp very fast than anyone to celebrate a major birthday 45th with my two sisters. Dahlia tours planned and prepared a fantastic experience for us. Before the trip, they explained the itinerary and sent detailed information about what to pack and what to expect in Tanzania and especially Kilimanjaro. Catherine, our tour advisor sent an email to each person welcoming us and sharing her personal thoughts and recommendations about the hike. The guide Samwell patiently took care of all of our needs and answered every question along the trail. I will, "trust my boots" more in the future because of Samwell he perfectly timed our treks so well, our porters and chef made delicious meals each day we even had pizza on the mountain! The gear that Dahlia tours provides is in excellent condition and easy to use. The drive to and from the Climbing gate was a bonus as both drivers were well versed in particular Tanzania and were happy to share their experiences. I highly recommend this hike to fully experience the Mount Kilimanjaro.”
5 - Excellent
for The Best of Tanzania Southern Circuit Safari
Lena Hensen Beckernbuer From Germany At
“From start to finish this trip was perfect. In Tanzania, our guide was a top notch professional and extremely knowledgeable, taking us off the beaten path to provide us with an unrivaled experience in the parks. Dahlia’s advice for Tanzania were also unimpeachable. Our guide provided us with a social and political perspective no travel brochure could provide. It was a privilege for us to have him share his story with us which was honest, raw, and poignant and changed us in profound ways. We surprised by the level of hospitality from the owner of Dahlia Africa, he organized for us a free BBq dinner at the end of our trip and he bother to drive us to the airport himself he made us felt we paid less for all we got. We recommend you to our friends and travelers.”

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