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North Wing Ltd

SAFARI FAQ

  • When is the best place / time to go?
    Tanzania is great to visit any time of year. Most people avoid the rainy months of April, May, and November. Take a look at our When To Go page for more information.
  • What is the migration?
    The migration in East Africa is world-renowned. Millions of wildebeests participate in the migration through Tanzania and Kenya. Hundreds of thousands of zebra join them. Although lions and other carnivores do not migrate with the grazing animals, they feast on them when their paths cross.
  • When is the best time to see the migration?
    The best time to see the migration in Tanzania is often January-March and June-August. In the Kenya, it is often best September-October. These are also the most popular times to go, so you will need to book well in advance. You will see an abundance of wildlife all year round.
  • What does a typical day look like?
    Your day will start after breakfast. Activities for the day are described below. Breakfast and dinner are provided at the hotel or campsite. A box lunch is also provided daily to be eaten at a designated lunch spot in the parks. The national parks close at 18:00pm, so all game drives are completed by that time.
  • Can you arrange lodging?
    We can arrange lodging before and after your safari in Arusha or Moshi for an additional cost.
  • Do you accommodate people with dietary restrictions?
    Vegetarian and other special diets can be accommodated. Please let us know ahead of time. Protein options may be minimal on a vegetarian diet, so you may want to bring protein supplements.
  • What immunizations / shots are required?
    Talk to your doctor about Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Typhoid Yellow fever Tetanus Polio MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) Meningococcal Meningitis (Africa/Asia).
  • Can I get a visa upon arrival?
    Yes, you can get a visa at major airports and at border crossings, but try to get one ahead of time to make your entry into the country as easy as possible.
  • I am a solo (single) travelHow soon do I have to book your tour?er, how can I join your tour?
    We We recommend booking your trip as soon as possible. Lodges and tented camps on safari are booked quickly, so we need to reserve those before they fill up.can add solo travelers to a group, or we can arrange a private trip for you. See our Groups to Join page for existing group departures you can join.
  • Do you customize a tour?
    Yes, just let us know what’s in your mind and we will put all together for you!
  • What’s the food like on the safari?
    Lodges and tented camps serve breakfast and dinner, typically buffet-style. Lunches are often a box lunch eaten while on your game drive.
  • What type of vehicles do you provide?
    We use 4 or 6 passenger 4-wheel-drive Land Cruisers, all with viewing roofs for the safaris. The vehicles have an inverter for charging batteries, a radio, and a cooler.
  • Are the guides on safari certified?
    They are licensed, trained, friendly, and have years of experience!
  • Can we buy extra bottles of water along the safari?
    Bottled water is included in the safari vehicle. You can also buy any drinks along your way to the safari. There will be mini-markets in town.
  • SHORT INFO ON HOW TO BOOK YOUR SAFARI TRIP WITH US
    Just request information from Hello Africa Safaris then our consultant will contact you to give you all the Tanzania Safari information as soon as possible. You can fill out this contact form or email us at info@helloafricasafaris.com and tell us what you are interested in. LET US KNOW THE FOLLOWING: The month you are interested experiencing the dream come true The length of time you will want to enjoy your safari Number of people who will share this life experience with you Style of lodging you would like to use during your trip - you just mention what and we will arrange it for you Extra activities besides wildlife viewing. For example: go up in a balloon, take a walk in the bush, a canoe ride, or night game drivers. Any special requests you have for your wildlife safari Together we will create your safari as you want it to be. The safari plan will accommodate your interests and time schedule. We enjoy talking to you about your trip, so please provide us with your phone number. One you have agreed to our proposal: GET YOUR TRAVEL DATES FIXED: This will give us a chance to start checking the availability of the accommodations of your choice. Traveling from/to the America and Asia takes about 2 days; from most of Europe, one day. CONFIRM YOUR SAFARI WITH US: We will start booking the lodges and camps of choice for your safari. Once we have all the lodges confirmed then you can pay the deposit. PLACE A DEPOSIT WITH US: Once we have confirmed the lodges and activities of your choice, a deposit of 30% is required. The deposit can be made by wire transfer to our bank, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or PayPal. Your other payments will be specified in the safari plan we will send you - generally at 90 and 45 days before the start of your safari. Once we have a confirmed itinerary for you and us to work from, you should make your international travel reservations. We also recommend that you obtain adequate travel insurance to prot
  • How soon do I have to book your tour?
    We recommend booking your trip as soon as possible. Lodges and tented camps on safari are booked quickly, so we need to reserve those before they fill up.
  • Do you customize a tour?
    Yes, just let us know what’s in your mind and we will put all together for you!
  • What’s the food like on the safari?
    Lodges and tented camps serve breakfast and dinner, typically buffet-style. Lunches are often a box lunch eaten while on your game drive.
  • What type of vehicles do you provide?
    We use 4 or 6 passenger 4-wheel-drive Land Cruisers, all with viewing roofs for the safaris. The vehicles have an inverter for charging batteries, a radio, and a cooler.
  • What does a typical day look like?
    our day will start after breakfast. Activities for the day are described below. Breakfast and dinner are provided at the hotel or campsite. A box lunch is also provided daily to be eaten at a designated lunch spot in the parks. The national parks close at 18:00pm, so all game drives are completed by that time. NOTE: We can arrange lodging before and after your safari in Arusha or Moshi for an additional cost.
  • Contacts Us

    phone 1:+255 (0) 784 038 050
    phone 2:+255 (0) 754 860 048
    phone 3:+255 (0) 763 597 989

    email1:info@helloafricasafaris.com
    email2:helloafricasafaris@gmail.com

    P.O. Box 2360,Kanisa Road,
    Arusha-Tanzania