Discover, Explore, Experience

Gracias African Safaris is a family-owned local Tour Operator, based in Arusha, Tanzania. Our goal is to guide people through the adventure of a lifetime. From the moment you contact us, to the moment we drop you off at the airport, we want to provide you with a made-to-measure experience that you will never forget. Our team is responsive, professional and thorough. We will help you to design your perfect trip, including Tanzania Safari, Zanzibar Beach Holiday and Kilimanjaro Mountain Climbing.

Our all-inclusive itineraries are rich in culture and content, offering an unrivaled choice of activities and cultural highlights plus once-in-a-lifetime experiences at an exceptional value. There are no surprises, except for the good ones.

Our team has been chosen for their knowledge and experience, professionalism, attention to detail, sense of humor, and communication skills. All team members, including but not limited to, the staff in the office, Drivers, Guides, and Chefs are fluent English and German speakers and are passionate about the African people, culture, wildlife, and remarkable landscapes.

Our vehicles are custom-built, extended, 4WD Land Cruisers. With a pop-up roof offering 360-degree views and large opening windows you are sure to capture the photo of a lifetime. All vehicles have fridges to keep your drinks cold and inverters so you can charge your cameras, phones and iPads on the road. Every passenger has a window seat so you don’t miss a moment of the action.

From the endless plains of the Serengeti to the snowy heights of Kilimanjaro, Tanzania is a land of immense beauty and our recommend itineraries cover the best safari spots here and in neighboring Kenya, as well as the stunning island of Zanzibar for some time on the beach. Looking for further inspiration? Use our interactive map below.

Become Our Travel Agent

Become our travel agent by promoting our tour packages and earn a top commission for every successful tourist travel to Tanzania. We are looking for travel Agents, B2B Agents, DMC Tourism companies, and Freelancers who can sell our Tanzania Safari Packages.

Why travel with Gracias African Safaris

Specialist Experience
• With experience of managing high-end safari lodges across East Africa we understand the detailed logistics of African Safaris, the best times to see game, what activities to do and how to get the most out of each trip.

• By living and working in Africa for over ten years the owners understand the logistical challenges of operating here and how these can been overcome – to the best of our ability!

• By concentrating solely within Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda we are countrywide specialists, putting all our efforts into this idyllic corner of the African continent.

• For our destinations, we have had the pleasure of personally visiting each lodge and trying each activity on offer – not only does this make us incredibly lucky, it also means that our recommendations come from direct experience, so you know that you are getting the best.

• Our prices are highly competitive in the market for the standard and service provided. We also offer a price guarantee, so if you are able to find a company offering the same itinerary and service at a lower cost, we will be happy to match it.

Keeping you informed
• We believe that the more you know about your destination, the more you will get out of your experience. We provide detailed pre-travel packs outlining all the factsand information you need before you leave.

• We also offer information packs on the country’s Wildlife, Parks, Regions, Culture, History, Climate and Language along with detailed Responsible Travel Packsoutlining advice on how to travel responsibly.

• Our day-to-day itineraries include briefs on the lodges and parks, driving distances, activity options, as well as cultural and historical sites you may choose to visit during the day

On the Ground in East Africa
• As owners and managers of the company, we are based in Arusha, Nairobi and Kampala so handle all ground operations and plan each trip personally.

• We find that by being so closely involved we are able to deal with any unforeseen problems immediately.

• Vehicles & Guides: Our vehicles are high quality, fully serviced 4x4s. We offer the services of trained guides, chosen for their knowledge as well as their personal skills. We believe that a guide can either make or break your vacation, so we have invested a great deal of time in finding and training the best guides for your safari.

Responsible Travel
• A lot of our customers choose us because of our commitment to responsible travel, and our connections with local communities.