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Aardvark Expeditions Limited

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Arusha 027, Tanzania
+255 784 424 905
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Experience for life

Me and my two teenagers had an unforgettable 4 day safari in Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Tarangeti... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
terje p
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oslo
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Visits in Tanzania

5 of us took a 10-day safari to Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Western Corridor Serengeti and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Korcina_Lai
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Hong Kong, China
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Aardvark Expeditions is a Tanzanian based specialist adventure outfitter, providing a range of easy to book departures and professional outfitting services for adventure trips in Tanzania including treks on Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, Ol Doinyo Le Ngai, Zanzibar Beach Holidays, Cultural Tourism Programs as well as Eco-Treks. We take in the best of the Northern Circuit National Parks of Tanzania, and our guides have many years of experience in our parks – keen to make your time here as special as possible. Our programs are all operated by ourselves (we do not sub contract), using our own equipment and experienced trekking crew whose knowledge and professionalism has largely contributed to our excellent reputation today. We are able to provide a comprehensive before and after safari and trek service including: all airport pick-ups, booking accommodation and make onward flight and hotel reservations in Tanzania.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“machame route” (7 reviews)
“extra mile” (2 reviews)
“lake manyara” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Arusha 027, Tanzania
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+255 784 424 905
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"machame route"
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"extra mile"
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"lake manyara"
in 12 reviews
"kilimanjaro hike"
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"excellent trip"
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"luxury tented camp"
in 3 reviews
"driver guide"
in 7 reviews
"day safari"
in 9 reviews
"his team"
in 6 reviews
"sharp eye"
in 2 reviews
"tour company"
in 5 reviews
"amazing country"
in 2 reviews
"short notice"
in 3 reviews
"great safari experience"
in 3 reviews
"no hesitation in recommending"
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"arusha national park"
in 4 reviews
"low season"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my two teenagers had an unforgettable 4 day safari in Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Tarangeti national parks. We then went straight to Zanzibar, first a visit to Stone Town, then 5 days in Nungwi. Everything was organized by Philemon and Aardvark Expeditions in an...More

Thank terje p
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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review Terje P. We at Aardvark Expeditions are happy that you chose our company for safari adventure. We are glad that you and your children enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you or your friends...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 of us took a 10-day safari to Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Western Corridor Serengeti and Ngorongoro. The accommodations especially the Mawe Luxury Tented camp, Mbalageti Serengeti Lodge and the Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge were very enjoyable! We thank Philemon for organising our wonderful trip and...More

Thank Korcina_Lai
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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Korcina_Lai We are pleased to hear that your experience with Aardvark Expeditions Limited was more than fulfilled your expectations. Our goals is provide our clients with best possible experience while they are traveling with us. Please consider returning in the future with more friends from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an eleven day tour package with Aardvark, beginning with a missing luggage on arrival. Philemon kindly took us out to do shopping for necessary items the first day and went to the airport to pick up the belated bag the next morning, much...More

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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chhnkong, Thank you so much for giving Aardvark Expeditions Limited opportunity to organize your lifetime adventures in Tanzania. We are glad to hear that adopted the tour to your availability, interest. very quickly on responding your e-mails and we made you feel comfortable. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from an amazing safari visiting Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Tangire. 4 days and 3 nights. We arrived in Arusha with no arrangement, and we wanted to plan a Safari. Our hotel recommanded Aardvark and 15 min. later Philemon Joel showed up and...More

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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much MaggieHundested for your kind words and recommendation. Your safari with Aardvark Expeditions Limited is indeed is a once in a lifetime experience. But we would love to welcome your family and friends to visit Tanzania in the future.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I am from Canada and my friend is from Denmark. I have lived in Africa and been on safari to Kenya, so I have some idea of what to expect. We took a 5 day safari to Lake Manyara, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro, seeing 20 lions,...More

Thank Edward E
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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Edward, Thank you so much for taking your time to review Aardvark Expeditions tour company. Your experience sounded like just what you needed at the right time. We are glad to hear that we provided a welcome relief from your day to day responsibilities....More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Aardvark expedition was the biggest reason behind my successful climb to uhuru peak. Their guides are very well versed with weather and conditions on Kilimanjaro mountain. The porters were very helpful on every part of the trek. They even walked back after fitting the tents...More

Thank Gaurav B
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Aardvark E, Guest Relations Manager at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Gaurav Balla, Thank you so much for taking your time to review Aardvark Expeditions tour company, it really warmed up my heart in a thousand ways when i read it. How you genuinely care for other. I and my entire staff are happy that you...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The Safari that we did with Aardvark has been super! We have seen all the places agreed with Philemon during a 5days Safari through Ngorongoro, serrngeti and Tarangire. We have seen a lot of animals thanks to the experience of our guide Maluta and a...More

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Aardvark E, Guest Relations Manager at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Dear Simonemigno, It was an honor to read your wonderful review of Aardvark Expeditions Limited after you did a 5 day tour. We are so happy to know that you have seen all the places that you agreed with Philemon and we provided you with...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Philemon and his staff (the guide Maluta and the cook Erik) are really friendly and available to follow all your requests. We spent five days between Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro seeing all the animals you would like to see during your dreaming safari. We saw...More

2  Thank Guido M
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Aardvark E, Guest Relations Manager at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hello Guido, Thank you so much for your kind words and the complements about services offered by Aardvark Expeditions Limited which is a local and ground tour operators handler based in the heart of Arusha, Northern Safari Circuit of Tanzania. Our company is led by...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

This was our first trip to Tanzania.we found lot of Travel agents and chose Aardvark through google.We were offered best rates.The vehicle came to pick us up at the airport.The driver/Guide was so kind. He made us feel soo comfortable.We stayed in Arusha over night...More

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Aardvark E, Owner at Aardvark Expeditions Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Akshay486 we appreciate your review of Aardvark Expeditions. We are so happy to hear that we offered you the best rates and the vehicle came to pick you up from Kilimanjaro International Airport. We are glad that our driver handled you from the beginning of...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

We chose to book a safari with Aardvark Expeditions because of the reviews we found here. Especially of Philemon. But what we realized is that while Philemon plays nice before you pay, he turns 180 degrees after he has your money on hand. Philemon is...More

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Response from Tevita24895 | Reviewed this property |
We did two single day tours with them in September. They really were excellent in their timing, organisation, and tour guidance.
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