Tanzania Safari Expert

About us

“Tanzania is the ultimate travel destination and at Alkebulan Travels, we understand the importance of turning your travel dreams into reality. With over 8 years of experience in the country, we have gathered a team of the finest guides, cooks, mechanics, climbers, and craftspeople, making us experts in all things Tanzania. Our passion and dedication are reflected in the many awards for travel excellence we have received, thanks to glowing five-star reviews from our satisfied guests.

At Alkebulan Travels, we believe our guests deserve only the best. Share with us your vision for the trip of a lifetime, and we will make it happen. “The breathtaking scenery of Tanzania awaits, featuring a diverse range of landscapes including rolling plains for safaris, towering mountain ranges, and idyllic beaches. We look forward to introducing you to the natural beauty of this magnificent country.” Experience the Alkebulan Way of travelling in Tanzania.

To learn more about what sets us apart from the rest, we invite you to explore the rest of our About Us section. We have outlined 20 unique characteristics that make Alkebulan Travels the superior choice for tour operators in Tanzania. From our awards, reviews, and staff details to facilities and accreditations, you’ll find all the information you need to make an informed decision when planning your trip to Tanzania.”

Who are we?

Alkebulan Travels is a family-owned company, founded to showcase the breathtaking beauty of Tanzania to adventure seekers from all over the world. Our team is a dynamic mix of both Tanzanian and foreign nationals, united by our passion for the country and its unique landscapes. Based at the base of Mount Meru in Arusha, our local presence enables us to supply the right and up-to-date travel advice to our clients, ensuring the highest comfort and safety standards in all our expeditions. As a licensed tour operator, we organize and run our trips, supplying a truly authentic Tanzanian experience.

With over 8 years of experience exploring Tanzania and gathering a team of the best guides, cooks, mechanics, climbers, and craftspeople, we are experts in the field and are proud of the awards for travel excellence that we have received. We take pride in the five-star reviews that have been written by our guests, and it is this passion that sets us apart from the rest.

Our goal is to preserve the heritage and natural beauty of Tanzania and share it with millions of travellers who are seeking a true connection with nature. 

We welcome investors who share our passion for adventure and are open to creating new and exciting experiences for our guests. Whether it’s a safari on the rolling plains, a climb up an iconic mountain, or a relaxing day on a paradise beach, we have it all, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Come experience the Alkebulan Way of travel.

At Alkebulan Travels, we are always on the hunt for new and exciting ways to bring the best of Tanzania to life for our travellers. With established relationships with a diverse array of hotels, lodges, and adventure activity providers, we can offer unique and unforgettable experiences. From soaring above the Serengeti in a hot air balloon to diving into the pristine waters of Pemba Island, we leave no stone unturned in our quest to bring the essence of Tanzania to our guests.

Our journey began with a small, but passionate team of five individuals, who were eager to share the beauty of their country with the world. Over the years, we have grown into a dynamic and experienced team of over 20 individuals, working tirelessly to create unforgettable experiences for our guests. 

Our efforts have not gone unnoticed, as Alkebulan Travels has quickly become one of the leading tour operators in Kilimanjaro, with a network of over 500 field professionals, including expert guides, skilled porters, and talented cooks, who work together to bring our guests closer to nature and adventure.

At Alkebulan Travels, we believe that a love of adventure and a deep appreciation for the natural beauty of our country is what sets us apart. We are proud to be a family-owned company that is 100% Tanzanian and open to investors who share our passion for adventure and preserving the essence of Tanzania for generations to come.

8 Years of Experience

At Alkebulan Travels, we understand that travel is about creating lasting memories and making the most of every moment. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to provide exceptional travel experiences for our clients. With eight years of experience, we’ve honed our skills and knowledge to provide truly customized and unforgettable adventures.

Not only do we have a deep understanding of Tanzania and its many wonders, but we also take pride in our approach to travel. We treat every client like family and go the extra mile to ensure that your trip is tailored to your specific needs and desires. Whether you’re looking for an action-packed adventure or a relaxing beach getaway, we have the expertise to make it happen.

So why settle for a cookie-cutter travel experience when you can have a personalized adventure crafted by the experts at Alkebulan Travels? Let our years of experience and commitment to excellence make your travel dreams a reality.”

Experience Review

We take extraordinary pride in the awards and recognition we have received from other companies and tourism websites, but our ultimate goal is to create unforgettable memories and experiences for our guests. 

Over the past eight years, we have been blessed with numerous positive reviews from individuals whose lives we have impacted.

Reading about the experiences of our travellers after they have had an amazing trip in Tanzania is something we truly cherish. Our priority is to ensure the happiness and satisfaction of every traveller who chooses to explore our beautiful country with us. 

It is this focus on detail that keeps our guests coming back time and time again. We invite you to peruse our reviews and discover why we are the preferred tour operator in Tanzania.

Safari Driver-Guide

In Tanzania’s national parks, the most crucial figure during your journey is your Safari Driver Guide. Our company prides itself on employing only the most seasoned, passionate, and competent Guides in the field. With a minimum of five years and a maximum of twenty years of safari experience, our Guides are knowledgeable about the natural wonders of Tanzania and eager to share them with you.

However, our Guides are not just experts in the flora and fauna of the country, they are also adept at mechanics, driving, and coordination. They strive to ensure that your trip is seamless and nothing short of perfect. With our dedicated Driver-Guides, you are guaranteed an unforgettable and remarkable experience

They will take you on an adventure filled with scenic drives, captivating wildlife sightings, and cultural immersion experiences that will create memories that will last a lifetime. Our Guides are also trained in providing the best possible service and will ensure that your needs and comfort are met throughout the journey. They will provide you with essential information and answer any questions you may have, while also creating a fun and friendly atmosphere.

At the end of the day, our Safari Driver-Guides are the ones who bring your trip to life and make it a truly unforgettable experience. They are the unsung heroes who go above and beyond to make sure your trip is everything you wanted it to be. So, if you’re ready for an adventure of a lifetime, book your next safari trip with us and let our experienced Driver-Guides show you the best that Tanzania has to offer.

Mountain Guide

For a successful climb of Kilimanjaro, having an experienced Mountain Guide is key. At Alkebulan Travels, we understand this, which is why we only employ the most skilled Guides in the industry. Each of our Guides has a wealth of experience, with many having summited Kilimanjaro over 50 to 300 times. This experience is crucial in ensuring that you have a memorable and safe climb up the mountain.

Aside from their technical climbing skills, our Guides are also passionate locals who love their country and are eager to share their knowledge of Kilimanjaro’s rich history with you. They are committed to making your climb a truly unforgettable experience.

At Alkebulan Travels, we take safety seriously and our Guides are trained to manage any situation that may arise during the climb. Rest assured that your well-being is well cared for, and you will reach the summit and descend the mountain safely and comfortably.

We are proud of our commitment to excellence and passion for our country. Book your Kilimanjaro climb with us and let our experienced Mountain Guides show you the beauty of Tanzania and lead you to the top. With Alkebulan Travels, you are guaranteed an unforgettable and remarkable climbing experience.

Safari Experts

Discover the beauty of Tanzania with Alkebulan Travels Tanzania and experience a safari like no other. Our Safari Experts are not just knowledgeable in their field, but they are true adventurers who have explored every corner of the country, immersing themselves in its stunning landscapes, diverse wildlife, and rich cultural heritage.

With this insider knowledge and passion for their country, our Safari Experts will craft an itinerary that is tailored specifically to your needs, taking into account your travel interests, time, and budget. From the moment you book your trip to the moment you return home, your personal Safari Expert will be with you every step of the way, ensuring that your safari experience is nothing short of extraordinary.

Embark on a journey of discovery and adventure as you traverse the rolling savannas of the Serengeti, witness the awe-inspiring migration of wildebeests and zebras, and come face to face with some of Africa’s most magnificent creatures. Our Safari Experts will take you to the heart of Tanzania’s national parks, where you will be immersed in the sights and sounds of the wild, surrounded by the beauty and wonder of nature.

So why wait? Book your Tanzanian safari adventure today and let our experienced Safari Experts lead you on an unforgettable journey through the heart of our magnificent country. Get ready to experience the thrill of the wild and discover the true beauty of Tanzania with Alkebulan Travels Tanzania.

Our Kilimanjaro Experts

Ensure the success of your mountain climbing journey by working with one of our Kilimanjaro experts. Our specialists bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, making them the perfect resource for creating a truly unforgettable excursion. Starting with the booking process, our specialists will guide you every step of the way, providing advice on packing, training, selecting the ideal route, and choosing the optimal season for your trip.

With the support of our Kilimanjaro Specialists, you’ll be fully prepared and ready to conquer Kilimanjaro or any other towering peak in Tanzania from the moment you arrive.

Our Kilimanjaro Specialists are highly qualified and experienced individuals who have spent many years climbing, exploring, and studying the peaks of Tanzania. They have a deep understanding of the terrain, the weather patterns, and the best practices for climbing these mountains safely and successfully.

In addition, our specialists have a passion for the outdoors and a commitment to helping others achieve their climbing goals. They take great pride in sharing their expertise and helping others create unforgettable experiences on the slopes of Kilimanjaro and beyond. With their extensive knowledge and passion for adventure, you can be confident that you are well cared for by one of our Kilimanjaro Specialists.

Safety while in Tanzania

We understand the importance of safety when embarking on a new adventure in a foreign land. That’s why we are dedicated to providing you with the latest safety updates and measures, even before you set foot in Tanzania.

From the moment you arrive at the airport until your return trip, your safety is in our hands, and we take this responsibility very seriously. We are committed to ensuring that there are no corners cut, no questionable situations, and no excuses when it comes to your well-being.

Our Alkebulan Travels guests are like family, and your safety is our top priority. So, as you explore new and exciting situations, rest assured that we have got you covered and that your safety will always be our paramount concern.

"Top-of-the-Line Equipment for a Comfortable Kilimanjaro Experience"

Alkebulan Travels believe that high-quality equipment and gear are essential for a successful and comfortable Kilimanjaro expedition. That’s why we use only the best equipment, including North Face Mountain tents. We are also proud to be working with a team of US-based outdoor engineers to design a special walk-in tent, specifically for Kilimanjaro climbers. These tents are spacious enough to accommodate a camp cot and are designed to sleep two people, despite being spacious enough for three climbers.

Additionally, the living and dinner tents are connected by special tunnels, making climbing Kilimanjaro during the rainy season a more comfortable experience. Our dinner tents, or “mess” tents, are spacious, and comfortable, and provide excellent insulation against the wind on the upper slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. With our top-of-the-line equipment, you can rest assured that you will be comfortable and safe during your Kilimanjaro adventure with Alkebulan Travels.

"Building a Legacy of Trust and Reliability"

At Alkebulan Travels, we understand that a company’s reputation is built on trust. If we do not meet the expectations of our guests, we risk losing not only their trust but also our reputation as a reliable and trustworthy tour company.

Over the years, we have worked hard to cultivate a reputation for trust and reliability through our safe, exciting, and dependable tours.

Our commitment to meeting, and exceeding, the expectations of our guests is evident in the numerous positive reviews and testimonials that can be found on various travel platforms. At Alkebulan Travels, we take pride in our legacy of trust and reliability and are committed to upholding this standard with every tour we offer.


"Ensuring Excellence through Comprehensive Training"

At Alkebulan Travels, we believe that the key to providing a perfect tour experience lies in the training and expertise of our team. That’s why we invest in the training and development of every member of our staff, from the office staff to mountain guides, drivers to chefs. Our goal is to ensure that you have the best experience possible, and we do this by making sure that every employee is highly skilled and knowledgeable.

During the annual low season in Tanzania, we take the time to update and refresh our team’s training to maintain their proficiency and expertise. At Alkebulan Travels, we believe in going beyond to supply an exceptional tour experience, and our commitment to comprehensive training is just one example of that commitment.

"Preserving nature through Environmental Responsibility"

We have a deep connection with Tanzania, the land of Kilimanjaro and the stunning natural environment of Tanzania. Our 8 years of experience have instilled in us a profound respect for the natural environment and ecology and a commitment to preserving it for future generations.

Our goal is to leave Tanzania’s environment and ecology in even better condition after each ascent, by practicing waste management, recycling, and strictly adhering to a zero-tolerance policy on single-use plastics. We strongly believe that as a company, we have a responsibility to set an example for environmental awareness and conservation.

We are dedicated to preserving the beauty of Kilimanjaro and the natural environment of Tanzania through our commitment to environmental responsibility.

We are Local Tanzanian Tour Operator

We are proud to be a truly authentic and local Tanzanian tour operator, rooted in the heart of Arusha, the hub of Tanzania’s tourism industry. Our deep connection to the land allows us to offer a unique and personal touch to every journey we create, ensuring an unforgettable travel experience for our guests.

Alkebulan Travels is a genuine, local, and thoroughly Tanzanian tour operator, based in Arusha, Tanzania’s tourism hub. As a result, you can trust that we genuinely care about how we deliver as a tour operator. We take responsibility for our tours – we never subcontract to other companies for different types of trips.

 Whether you are joining us for a mountain climb or a safari, we are the ones directly organizing and running your trip from start to finish, considering every tiny detail ourselves.

Explore the Wild in Style with our Safari Vehicles

At Alkebulan Travels, we believe that the journey to discovery is just as important as the destination. That’s why we have chosen only the best for our safari vehicles – customized Toyota 4x4s that are both powerful and reliable. Our vehicles are designed to manage even the toughest of terrains, so you can sit back, relax and soak in the breathtaking beauty of Tanzania’s national parks with ease. We understand that exploring the wild can come with its own set of challenges, which is why we take our responsibilities seriously when it comes to the safety and comfort of our guests.

Before each tour, we subject each vehicle to a thorough evaluation and maintenance check to ensure they meet our high standards of quality and reliability. At Alkebulan Travels, we believe in going the extra mile to provide our guests with the very best experience. We would rather decline a booking than compromise on the safety and comfort of our guests by using vehicles from other companies. Join us for a journey that’s as safe as it is stylish.

Customer Satisfaction

We pride ourselves on our ability and commitment to providing you with a hassle-free Tanzanian adventure. Our team is dedicated to ensuring that your experience is unforgettable, and we go above and beyond to make this a reality.

Our customers are our top priority, and we are proud to say that they consistently have a great experience with Alkebulan Travels. We have organized hundreds of Kilimanjaro climbs and safaris over the years, and each one has left a lasting impression on our clients.

Our dedication to supplying exceptional service is evident in the positive reviews we receive on TripAdvisor, where you can read testimonials from our satisfied clients.