SIMBA SAFARIS has operated luxury safaris for over FOURTY years and is one of East Africa's most experienced luxury safari operators. We have developed a selection of safaris throughout East Africa, offering an exceptional experience at unbeatable value. Safari is our priority and we spend considerable funds to make our equipment safe and reliable and our staff is the best-trained in the field. We do not cut corners on safety and services.
SIMBA SAFARIS is a family owned and operated company. The 3 brothers and their team of safari professionals have been operating luxury safaris for over 40 years. Our Offices in Tanzania and Kenya are managed by safari experts who average more than ten years experience with Simba Safaris and have first hand knowledge about the areas in both the countries.
In 1969 the Dharamshi Bhimani family also known in tourism circles as - The Simba Family - established Simba Safaris and began leading adventurous travellers through Tanzania's Northern Circuit. They were joined by two other tour operators, and these three pioneers opened the Northern Circuit to a broader travel market. The modern luxury safari was born in Tanzania.
We provide luxury safaris in Tanzania, trekking services on Mt. Kilimanjaro, beach vacations on the island of Zanzibar, plus many special interest tours and outings. We have decades of experience leading travelers to Tanzania's popular...
Simba Safaris has led more than 7000 climbers to the summit of Kilimanjaro, with a success rate of 96 percent. We are serious about climber success, safety, and comfort. Just as importantly, we are deeply committed to the safety and well being of the guides, porters, and cooks with whom we live and work
Our wonderful guides are supported by more than 70 in-country staff based out of our Arusha, Tanzania headquarters. Mechanics and travel agents, planners and administrators work together to deliver consistently high quality travel experiences. No detail is overlooked.
Our Arusha offices are staffed night and day, 365 days of the year. If a guide or client needs to reach operations staff - for any reason - we are there to take the call and provide advice and assistance.
The Dharamshi Bhimani Family also known as - The Simba Family - established Simba Safaris in 1969, at the inception of the modern luxury safari. The founding brothers remain active in the company to this day. Presently, day-to-day operations are directed by Firoz, Kurban, Mohamed and Arif, who quite literally grew up in the safari travel business.
The Simba Family takes a lot of pride in Simba Safaris and the work we do. The reputations of both the company and the family depend on our ability to meet each client's highest expectations, time after time. It is a responsibility we are honoured be offered and that we humbly accept
Simba Safaris guarantees every departure with a minimum of two passengers. Once we have received your deposit, you safari will operate on the scheduled date with the itinerary and cost described. We will never cancel a safari departure or charge a supplement because there are too few people on your safari.
Simba Safaris uses the finest hotels, safari lodges and camps throughout East Africa. We have developed close working relationships with our hotel partners and constantly monitor their facilities, cuisine and service. City hotels are well located. Rooms are available for early morning arrivals and late night departure. Safari lodges and camps are located in the heart of the best wildlife viewing sanctuaries. Our strong buying power and close cooperation, our guests will be allocated with the best rooms possible.
Our new headquarter in Arusha, is one of the best equipped. The office is 2 stories high with the most modern equipment. We own the youngest fleet of SAFARI CRUISERS and maintain them to very high standards. All our safari vehicles are equipped with long range radio linked to our base of operations.
Simba Safaris guides are the best in the business. Our guides are full time employees, have a minimum of ten years of safari experience and only the finest guides are employed to escort our safaris. Every Simba Safaris guide is an expert game tracker and has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history, geography, people, flora and fauna of East Africa, as well as excellent driving and mechanical skills. With a maximum of just four to six passengers in each vehicle, our guides provide a very personal service. Simba Safaris has a number of naturalist escorts who accompany special safari groups during the year and our “all inclusive” safaris.
The Three Brothers and The Tour Managers, who are the son of two of the Brothers, personally monitors the day to day operations on the ground in Arusha and Dar es salaam, assisted by a dedicated team of safari experts. Our staff may be contacted at any time and every hotel and safari lodge has access to Simba Safaris staff in an emergency. Designated staff meets every guest on arrival at the airport, takes care of their luggage and escorts them to their hotel and assists with registration. Every Simba Safaris guest also receives a personal safari briefing and assistance with sightseeing excursions, restaurant reservations, shopping and confirmation of return flights.
Simba Safaris is one of the very few safari operators in East Africa that still owns and operates our own fleet of custom built Safari Cruisers.
Every Safari Cruiser carries a maximum of six passengers so that every passenger is guaranteed a window seat and access to the photographic roof hatch at all times during the safari. Simba Safaris vehicle is equipped with a long range radio system linked to our vehicle workshop in Arusha or Nairobi or Dar es Salaam.
On behalf of the entire team at Simba Safaris, I want to personally thank you for visiting our website. We know you have many options for your Tanzania safaris but know that after consideration you will agree Simba Safaris is the best choice.
The reason is simple. Since our very first client in 1969 Simba Safaris has left no stone unturned in the delivery of unmatched customer experience for Luxury Tanzania Safaris. This fact has been underscored by the recent introduction of our luxury safaris division -"Simba Excellence." This exciting new division was established to cater exclusively for discerning clientele seeking only the very best Tanzania and Zanzibar has to offer.
With the establishment of Simba Excellence, Simba Safaris has taken an important step to consolidate its leadership position. Through Simba Excellence, we provide our clientele with the only most exclusive hotels, lodges & camps in Tanzania & Zanzibar.
Simba Excellence vehicles are not only the newest in the industry but include additional features and comforts our clients appreciate. While Simba Safari driver guides are considered some of the best in business, Simba Excellence Driver Guides are a cut above - "The best of the best".
Simba Excellence represents the culmination of everything we have learnt over the past 40 years as pioneers of the Tanzania Safari industry. We’re very pleased to be able our guests this level of service as well as the very best Tanzania & Zanzibar has to offer. My personal commitment to you is that your Simba Safari experience will exceed your expectation while providing excellent value for your money.
We look forward to welcoming you to Tanzania and assure of our of an exceptional safari experience. If there is anything we can do to make your adventure more special, please don’t hesitate to contact me personally. You can reach me at: email@example.com or call my office directly at +255 (27) 2549116-8.
Again thank you for your consideration.
SIMBA SAFARIS LTD