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Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro Trekking Routes and Tours in Tanzania

MOSHI, Tanzania – If trekking Mt. Meru or Mt. Kilimanjaro is on your bucket list, you know that preparation is key. #tanzaniaisready for tourism and Zara Tours was recently recognized when two guides were honored at the 2020 Tanzania Tour Guides Awards.

Zara’s Mohamed Abdalah- Best Male Safari Guide

Trekking Routes and Tours

Trekking routes for Mt. Meru and Kilimanjaro are diverse. Choosing a route has a lot to do with your budget, fitness level, and the length of your visit.

Budget- Your budget will vary based on the size of the group you are trekking with, the number of porters per person, and how many days you spend doing the climb. Proper altitude acclimation is the key to a successful climb. Plan on a longer trip if you want to increase the likelihood of reaching the summit.

Fitness level- treks will be categorized by difficulty, but people of all ages and fitness levels have climbed Kilimanjaro. Take your time, and be prepared with water, snacks, and the right clothing for the diverse weather patterns.

Length of visit- Day trips can allow you to trek for great views and local experiences. However, to trek Mt. Meru or Mt. Kilimanjaro, you will want to plan several days for the climb and slow altitude adjustments.

Trekking with a Group

Check out trekking itineraries to see the variety of activities you can expect with your adventure. Meal preparation, lodging, and porter to trekker ratios should all be considered in your trip. Carefully read packing lists and other traveler experiences to best prepare before your visit.

Make the Most of Your Visit to Tanzania

Consider a beach stay on the Island of Zanzibar, or add a safari or local tour of East Africa, Kenya, Uganda, or Rwanda. Your tour guides can build a trip that is perfectly personalized for you, without the expense you would expect from customization.

About ZARA TOURS: With over 30 years of experience, award-winning Zara Tours offers the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operators to give a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will want to relive time and again. Our local company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing adventure while giving proceeds directly back into the community. Find us online at https://zaratours.com

August 20, 2020 at 2:00 pm Leave a comment

Zara Tours bags five prizes for second year in a row during the Tanzania National Parks awards 2020

Tanzania’s state-run conservation and tourism agency has named the founder and Managing Director of Zara International Travel Agency (ZITA), Mrs Zainab Ansell, the best tour operator of the year 2020, proving her extraordinary efforts to shape the multi-billion-dollar tourism industry.

Mrs Zainab Ansell, the founder and Managing Director of Zara International Travel Agency (ZITA), poses for a souvenir picture shortly after receiving the Best Tour Operator in Mountain Climbing award organised by the Tanzania National Parks recently.

This is the second year in a row the female tour operator is recognised as the best tour operator after she scooped the overall winner in the male dominated industry in the maiden Tanzania National Parks’ (TANAPA) prestigious awards in 2019.

Mrs Zainab Ansell was particularly celebrated as an extraordinary woman who fought extremely hard to emerge at the top of the male-controlled business and shape the tourism industry through her dedication, hard work and innovation. She positioned herself as an exemplary leader in the industry and helped her company stand out of the crowd.

“This certifies that Zara Tanzania Adventures has been awarded the best tour operator 1st prize for an outstanding business contribution among tour companies engaging in mountain climbing activity,” reads the certificate of recognition which the Natural Resources and Tourism Minister, Dr Hamis Kigwangalla, handed over to her during the Thursday August 6, 2020, award gala.

Zara Group of companies was also feted as the overall runner-up for immense business input among tour firms operating in the popular Tanzania’s northern tourism circuit comprising Serengeti — the country’s flagship national park — and Mount Kilimanjaro, Tarangire, Manyara and Arusha.

As if that was not enough, Zara Tours was also honoured the best tour firm among its peers in selling walking safaris. Her Serengeti Wild Camp also scooped the 3rd position as the best seasonal camp for its significant business contribution.

Tanzania National Parks’s (TANAPA) Best Tour Operator (walking safari) Award
Presented to Serengeti Wild-camp as the Best Seasonal Camp Award
Tanzania National Parks’s (TANAPA) Best Tour Operator (Overall 2nd prize) Award
Tanzania National Parks’s (TANAPA) Best Tour Operator (in Northern Parks) 2nd prize Award

Internationally, Mrs Zainab Ansell was last year recognized for innovating appropriate model for transferring tourists’ dollars to hundreds of poor women in Tanzania.

During the Global Gender Summit (GGS) 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda, she was awarded in recognition of her innovation and sustainable business model that has uplifted and impacted hundreds of marginalised women in the tourism host communities of Tanzania.

“Congratulations to Zainab Ansell, Winner of the Invest2impact for creating jobs, improving lives and fighting climate change within her communities,” writes Impact Award, the organisers.

Mrs Zainab Ansell, the founder and CEO of the Tanzania-based ZITA, is fighting to address historical injustice compounded by oppression and exploitation towards women in Northern Tanzania’s Maasai community.

She is credited for developing a special window for helping underprivileged Maasai women in her bid to liberate them from poverty, courtesy of harmful shackles of their traditional norms. She empowers them financially by buying raw materials for them to make beads and crafts and sell the ornaments to tourists.

Through her women’s development centre, hundreds of Maasai women have benefit from tourism, as the sector provides them with an opportunity for showcasing and selling the curios along the routes to the Tanzania’s most popular tourist sites.

This initiative has grown to become a strong economic pillar for women, particularly in the pastoral community.

Zara Tanzania Adventures (Alias Zara Tours) is a local company, which Mrs Zainab Ansell founded in 1986 in Moshi, Tanzania, to provide high quality travel and tour services in East Africa.

With an experience of over 30 years in the Travel and Tourism industry, Zara Tours has evolved into Tanzania’s largest Kilimanjaro outfitter and one of the largest safari operators in East Africa. It is a one-stop shop offering experiences and accommodation in Tanzania’s tourism hotspots.

In 2009, the company launched Zara Charity to give back to marginalised communities, making its footprint in the global movement for sustainable tourism development.

Zara Charity supports marginalised communities in Tanzania’s tourism host communities by addressing healthcare, education, unemployment, women and children’s challenges.

Projects supported by Zara Charity

Zara Tours has been widely recognised for promoting Sustainable Tourism Development in Africa, making Mrs Zainab Ansell a multi-award winner.

She has received over 13 local and international awards, including the World Travel Market (WTM) Humanitarian Award, the Business Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2012), the Iconic Tourism for The Future Awards (2015) and the African Travel Top 100 Women.

Mrs Zainab Ansell has also been recognised and awarded for being the Most Influential Woman in Business and Government for her achievements in East Africa’s Tourism and Leisure Sector 2018/2019 during the CEO GLOBAL Pan-African Awards. Tanzania National Parks also recognised Zara Tours as Tanzania’s best Tour Operator (2019).

“Zara Tours’ presence has an impact on thousands of lives in Tanzania by directly employing over 1,400 people on both permanent and seasonal basis, sustaining thousands of families in a country with a relatively high unemployment rate,” said the Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) CEO, Mr Sirili Akko, adding:

“TATO is proud of the Zara Tours founder and CEO for her generous heart to support the underprivileged.”

Mrs Zainab Ansell, whose Group of companies stand out of the Tanzania’s 1,401 tour firms’ crowd to clinch a series of awards, briefly explains on the firms in the following video captured shortly after she emerged the overall winner during the first edition of the Best Tour Operator awards to be organised by TANAPA in June last year.   

By Adam Ihucha Tranquility News Correspondent, Arusha

August 9, 2020 at 12:44 pm Leave a comment

Tanzania Tours for A Wide Range of Capabilities

Moshi, Tanzania – Zara Tours caters to different trekking skill levels in their Tanzania tours. While Mount Kilimanjaro is often on the bucket list for trekkers, it isn’t a technically difficult mountain. What attracts tourists and climbers alike is the beauty of the area and the height of the mountain itself.  The highest African mountain and highest free-standing mountain in the world, Kilimanjaro attracts approximately 60,000 tourists annually and about 15% of those visitors come to trek.

Climbing records have been set based on age and ability and include an 89-year-old, a 10-year-old, a wheelchair user, and a quadruple amputee. The dream of trekking Mount Kilimanjaro is really for anyone with the physical and mental endurance to reach for the peak. The ultimate key is proper altitude acclimation. Zara Tour guides are highly trained in supporting hikers wanted to reach the peak, regardless of ability.

Trained in understanding signs of altitude sickness, first aid, cooking, and knowledge of the trails, the Zara Tours porters make dreams come true for those drawn to the exotic wonder of Tanzania.

But it’s not just on the mountain this is true. A wide variety of tourists also come for Tanzania tours of the local culture and wildlife safaris. Guided safaris by vehicle and a wide array of tour options allow guests to create an adventure for their interests and abilities.

Walking tours or vehicle tours allow guests to choose options that work best for their age, fitness levels, physical abilities, and more. No one is excluded from experiencing the majestic wonders of a Tanzania tour.

Due to a variety of touring options, surprising a loved one with a Tanzania vacation package is a wonderful idea. Outdoorsy and adventurous, or tour busy and luxurious; young in years or young in spirit; there are packages that allow every type of person, or every mood of a person to be accommodated. Rest beachside, trek, safari, sightsee, immerse yourself in culture, give back to the community or environment – whatever you have in mind, it’s available in a Tanzania tour with Zara Tours!About ZARA TOURS: Our full-service, multi-award-winning Tanzania tour company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing adventure-of-a-lifetime. Tanzania, the largest country in East Africa, offers a landscape for every traveler: white beaches on the coast, the Serengeti plains full of wildlife, tropical rain forests full of monkeys and brightly colored birds, and one of the world’s largest mountains, Mt. Kilimanjaro.

With over 30 years of experience, we offer the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operators to give a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will want to relive time and again. Find us online at zaratours.com and learn more about our community and environmental efforts at zaracharitytanzania.org.  

July 23, 2020 at 11:50 am Leave a comment

Why You Should Postpone Travel Rather Than Cancelling

MOSHI, Tanzania – More than 10 percent of workers are in the tourism industry. This means everyone from flight attendants to safari tour operators are out of work and are ready and waiting to get back to providing the joyful service they desire to give.

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Zara’s Serengeti Safari Lodge

Zara Tours proudly supports the community, further making an impact by using tourism dollars to promote local growth. We train and employ those who serve in hospitality, tour operators, and porters. We help the environment through tree planting and water cleaning projects. And, through Zara Charity, support education and vocational efforts of the most at-risk populations in Tanzania.

Partnering with travel providers who give so much back to their community means not only do you get the benefit of a fulfilling vacation, but others are positively impacted by the tourism dollars spent.

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Let’s keep dreaming of safari on the Serengeti, trekking Mt. Kilimanjaro, relaxing under a beach shade, taking in the beauty of another culture, photos to brag about, and bonding with our loved ones over a shared experience. Let’s keep the excitement of travel alive! We can’t wait to serve you once again!

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About ZARA TOURS: Our full-service, multi-award-winning East African travel company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing adventure-of-a-lifetime. Tanzania, the largest country in East Africa, offers a landscape for every traveler: white beaches on the coast, the Serengeti plains full of wildlife, tropical rain forests full of monkeys and brightly colored birds, and one of the world’s largest mountains, Mt. Kilimanjaro.

With over 30 years of experience, we offer the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operatorsto give a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will want to relive time and again. Find us online at zaratours.com and if you wish to contribute to our charities, please find us at zaracharitytanzania.org for all the information you’ll need.

June 3, 2020 at 8:21 am Leave a comment

How to Successfully Summit Kilimanjaro in 9 Steps

MOSHI, Tanzania – Since 1986, Zara Tours has been guiding tourists on treks of Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, and more. Many people who come to hike Africa’s tallest mountain want to know just how many climbers successfully reach the summit. No guides can claim perfection in this area because there are several factors that go into one reaching a summit. Those who do find success have a few things in common though, and we wanted to share those now.

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How to Successfully Summit Kilimanjaro in 9 Steps:

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Prepare well. Do your homework on what to bring, and not bring on your trip and plan to arrive early to help reduce any jet lag that will be amplified once altitude is factored in.

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Dress appropriately. Use your tour company’s checklist of gear to be certain to pack the right clothing for your 5-10-day hike. Waterproof boots, extra pairs of warm socks, gloves, wicking and insulating layers, topped by a windproof and waterproof coat are all critical. Bring both cold and sun protection.

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Go slow. Age and fitness levels aren’t as important as proper altitude acclimation. Many hikers use one or two ski poles to reduce pressure on their joints while climbing. Take a slow pace to allow your body to adjust to the altitude and physical demands of hiking several hours a day.

 

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Get acclimated. Only 62% of all hikers make it to the summit and that is primarily because they fail to plan for proper acclimation of altitude. 95.5% of those who do an 8-day climb reach the summit and that number drops in half for a 6-day climb, and half again for a 5-day trek if climber fail to plan properly. Choosing a longer trek, while paying a little extra, increases your chance of reaching the summit.

A faster 5- or 6-day trek can lead to success if an overnight climb of Meru, followed by a day of rest, is completed to support acclimation.

Stay hydrated. More than 70% of climbers will suffer from some level of Acute Mountain Sickness, and one of the best ways to relieve this is to stay properly hydrated.  Carry 3 liters of water in both a water bladder and bottle as the first may freeze at higher altitudes, but makes staying hydrated easier.

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Train ahead of time. It is recommended that you train for several months prior to your trek as you will be hiking up to 6 hours a day on average and up to 10-14 hours on summit day. Endurance training, including hiking or stair-climbing, is suggested.

Climb the right time. December/January/February and Mid-May, June through October are the most popular times to hike Kilimanjaro because they offer the best weather conditions. Those looking for less populated experiences can choose another time, or a less-traveled route, and take the additional steps required to find success with those trails with more extreme conditions.

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Release ego. It’s important to listen to your own body and respect its needs for calories, water, and a slower pace. Let go of the need to get anywhere first or travel on your own. Park regulations require you have a certified guide, and you will be hiking with a group of porters, chefs, and guides. These guides will offer tips before your hike, and more along the way.  They have your best interests in mind, so pay attention.

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Celebrate. Whether or not you summit, be proud of your accomplishment to take on a challenge and see it as far as you could. Even training and showing up is something to be proud of. Tip the support staff well, and consider rewarding yourself with a relaxing trip to the beaches of Zanzibar or take in more of Tanzania’s beauty on a safari.

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About ZARA TOURS: Our full-service, multi-award-winning East African travel company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing adventure-of-a-lifetime. Tanzania, the largest country in East Africa, offers a landscape for every traveler: white beaches on the coast, the Serengeti plains full of wildlife, tropical rain forests full of monkeys and brightly colored birds, and one of the world’s largest mountains, Mt. Kilimanjaro.

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With over 30 years of experience, we offer the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operators to give a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will want to relive time and again. Find us online at zaratours.com and if you wish to contribute to our charities, please find us at zaracharitytanzania.org for all the information you’ll need.

March 10, 2020 at 9:11 am Leave a comment

Dr. Tulia Ackson and Zara Charities Collaborate to Raise Awareness, Help Young Women

MOSHI, TANZANIA. In May 2018, the first Menstrual Health Management Symposium was held in Johannesburg, South Africa with the goal of breaking down taboos and shame, creating solutions for providing supplies, and expanding education around menstruation. Research has shown that millions of schoolgirls in Africa are unable to afford sanitary pads and this results in many girls missing school during their periods.

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Dr. Tulia Ackson Mwansasu is the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of Tanzania. She was appointed as a Member of Parliament by President John Magufuli in 2015. Last year, under the guidance and support of Zara Tours, Dr. Ackson climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro on the Marangu Route to raise awareness and funds for such schoolgirls. Funds raised (approx. 100 mil Tanzania shillings), were used to buy dispensary machines and manufacture sanitary pads for the purpose of supporting schoolgirls during menstruation, especially in the more rural areas of Tanzania. Zara Charities, the philanthropic side of Zara Tours, also made a financial contribution to the efforts.

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Menstruation is a natural part of a woman’s life and should never be an obstacle for young women in achieving their dreams of education. With efforts from people like Dr. Ackson, Zara Charity founder Zainab Ansell, and others across Africa looking to create awareness and support, no girl will be put to shame or be scared of her body.

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Have a project that needs awareness? Want to join in the multiple humanitarian and environmental efforts that Zara Charities is involved with? Learn more at: https://zaratours.com/zara-charity/

67351520_2188678537927245_7267094384342990848_oAbout ZARA TOURS: Award-winning Zara Tours offers safari, mountain trekking, and other African adventures to create the vacation of a lifetime. Whether seeking to relax on the white sands of Zanzibar, see primates and colorful birds in Kenya, climb the mighty Mt. Kilimanjaro, or capture the big 5 game on camera, Zara Tours can lead the way. Our full-service African travel company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing African experience. With over 30 years of experience, we offer the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operators to provide an experience you will want to relive time and again. Find us online at https://zaratours.com

September 10, 2019 at 9:48 am Leave a comment

Zara Tours & Zara Adventures Awarded Best Tour Operator – First Prize

MOSHI, TANZANIA – When Zara Tours was founded in 1986, owner Zainab Ansell knew she wanted to create an organization focused on community giveback. Before sustainable tourism was a buzzword, she was creating exactly that, founding Zara Charities in 2009. Currently operating two area hotels, 3Lodges and 4 luxury tent camps in the northern circuit of Tanzania, Zara Tours is one of the largest safari operators in the region.

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In June 2019, Zara Tours was honored to receive the 1st prize for Best Tour Operator (Overall), in the Tanapa Tourism Awards/Tanzania National Parks Awards. We also won 1st prize for Mountain Climbing and Best Seasonal/Special Camp/wild camps.

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(Zara Tours Awarded 1St Prize -Best Tour Operator overall winner Award)

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(Zara Tours Awarded 1St Prize -Best Seasonal/Special Camp overall winner Award)

Ms. Ansell continues to donate a portion of all tourist sales back to the community through Zara Charities and their various projects.

Known for its safety, efficiency, and reliability, Zara Tours offers one of the best values in Tanzania tourism. We are able to do this because We have our own properties and equipment. We also currently employ over 280 guides who speak English, Spanish, French, German, Russian and many other languages. With a priority on education and sustainability – both for and with, our staff and clients, it becomes clear why we would be recognized for our contribution.

The KiliClean Project is probably one of their most notable offerings, giving a 15% discount to trekkers who are willing to clean as they climb. Offered twice a year, this option encourages environmentally conscious trekkers to get all the joy of climbing, with the additional benefit of giving back.

For those not interested in trekking, but still interested in the preservation of ecology, safaris through the new Mkomazi National Park have begun. Designed as a refuge for certain species of endangered animals, such as the black rhino and African wild dog, it features over 75 species of mammals and over 400 species of birds.

About ZARA TOURS: Our full-service African travel company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a truly amazing adventure of a lifetime. Tanzania, the largest country of East Africa, offers a landscape for every traveler: white beaches on the coast, the Serengeti plains full of wildlife, tropical rain forests full of monkeys and brightly colored birds, and one of the world’s largest mountains, Mt. Kilimanjaro.

With over 30 years of experience, we offer the best in trained climbing guides, accommodations, and safari operators to give a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will never forget. Find us online at https://zaratours.com.

August 14, 2019 at 11:09 am Leave a comment

Zara Tours Offers Education, Opportunity, and Give-Back to Tourists and Community

TANZANIA, AFRICA – June in Africa kicks off the top of the season for wildlife viewing and a pleasantly tropical climate in drier weather, resulting in less mosquito activity. The coastal areas will be hotter and more humid than those further inland, and the mountain areas will drop in temperature significantly overnight, as altitude increases. This weather, that lasts until October, makes trekking the perfect African holiday activity.

Whether hiking Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Meru, or the Ngorongoro Highlands, Zara Tours’ focus is on education, safety, and sustainability. Our Kili-clean program runs twice a year and our porters, along with others in the Mount Kilimanjaro Porter Society (MKPS), trek and clean to keep the mountain beautiful for generations to come. Trekkers who wish to join in this environmental project can do so, and earn a discounted rate on the standard trek fees.

The 5- to 9-days trekking routes are all lead by skilled guides and porters who place safety first, which starts with proper hydration and altitude acclimation. From solar-powered sleeping huts on the easiest hike to slow and steady treks to the summit, Zara’s diverse offerings are given to private climbers or groups and include prepared meals.

ZARA TOURS 1A full circle, we educate porters, who educate visitors. These visitors allow us to reinvest in our communities to provide further education, skills, and the ability to earn income and support their families. It is a mutually beneficial relationship that supports and equips everyone to have a better life.

About ZARA TOURS:

ZARA TOURS was founded in 1987, with sustainable tourism in mind well before it was a trend. One of the largest safari operators in the region, Zara Tours creates one-of-a-kind experiences for tourists interested in safaris through the Serengeti, trekking Mt. Kilimanjaro or Mt. Meru, gorilla watching in Uganda, and more. Our full-service African travel company owns and operates local hotels, lodges, and wild camps to create a once-of-a-lifetime experience, you will want to relive.

 

A portion of all proceeds goes right back into the community through Zara Charities which supports vulnerable groups like orphans, Maasai women, and porters. Learn more at https://www.zaracharitytanzania.org/.

August 1, 2019 at 11:32 am Leave a comment

Preparing for Your Spring East African Safari

Have you been dreaming of going on a safari? Safaris tend to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience people often have on their “bucket list”. Safety and preparation are critical in helping them be successful and enjoyable, which requires the support of high-quality and knowledgeable staff, like ours at Zara Tours.

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Spring is a perfect time to visit East Africa, so get your pen and paper ready to jot down what it will take to make it a vacation to remember!

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The Best East African Vacations

Because East Africa has so much to offer, working with a company who can help you have the experience you desire is very important. The best vacations depend on the level of adventure and sights you’d like to see, as well as the amount of time you are able to spend there.

37240682_10156261874200042_1641902238471290880_oWhen you consider East African Tanzanian vacation, consider:

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What to Pack for Tanzania

You will want to check luggage limits for domestic flights as you will likely be limited to 30 – 40 lbs (15-20 kg) per person. You will want clothing that provides rain, wind, and bug protection – light-weight, cool shirts, and pants are best. Wear waterproof, sturdy shoes. Consider the weather and location of your travel and plan accordingly. Click here for a more detailed safari packing list.
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When considering your trip, look for specials on the areas you want to visit. For example, every April, Zara Tours offers discounts to trek Mt. Kilimanjaro with their Kili-Clean program. This opportunity allows trekkers to give back to the community by picking up trash left by tourism while exploring the majesty of one of the world’s largest mountains. To see other discounted options, check out Zara Tour Specials page.

 

May 17, 2019 at 7:08 am Leave a comment

‘Pink’ Elephant – A Rare Species of Elephants Found in South African Safari Park

Let us talk about the (pink) elephant in the room. Lately, an extremely rare albino elephant was spotted in South Africa’s MalaMala Private Game Reserve. A video of this adorable three weeks old champagne-pink calf has now gone viral on the Internet.
Speaking of the Pink Elephant, it is a rare occurrence in African elephants, and it’s presence has not been well documented. From the clip, it was hard to point out if the calf is a true albino or if it’s unusual coloring is caused by leucism, a genetic condition causing pigment loss.
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Irrespective whether albino or leucistic, this baby elephant has a tough road ahead of it. As animals with skin conditions are often sensitive to the harsh rays of the sun and could also have health problems related to a genetic mutation.
An article on this rare elephant was published by Earth Touch News Network recently –Baby ‘Pink’ Elephant Filmed Frolicking On South African Game Reserve…

“A Call For Sustainable Biodiversity Conservation; The Elephant Can Survive Only If Forests Survive.”

Forest elephants have been diminishing throughout their range during the last several decades.

Therefore, if we do not conserve our environment and forest today, then the day is not far when we will only find the Elephants in photos and videos.

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Zara Advocates For Sustainable Biodiversity Conservation To Save The Pink Elephants In South Africa.

Zara Tours is committed to environmental conservation and sustainable tourism. As the saying goes “Towards a journey every step counts” – so is our commitment to realize sustainability, we try to contribute as much as we can and are prepared to help as much as possible for the cause of Elephant Conservation In Africa including this marvelous Pink Elephant In South Africa.

Marvel At The Sight Of The Rare Pink Elephants; A Truly Heart-Warming Sight.

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Nature never misses a surprise. If you perceive that you have seen it all, then we can guarantee that sighting of this rare pink is something you are yet to encounter. Marvel at this unique sight with us on our South African Safari.

Elephants, Ecosystems, And Survival
Did you know elephants are closely affected by the turmoil they face in their families and the ecosystems in which they live?

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  • Yes, just like humans elephants share a close bond with nature and family and are adversely affected if any crisis takes place.
  • However, with rising deforestation and continuous poaching activities, elephant species are threatened of being endangered.
  • Elephants are highly adaptable intelligent and masters of survival, which allows them to survive a lifespan of 60-70 years.

About Zara Tours: Zara Tours was established in 1987 in Tanzania, Africa and is one of the Continent’s biggest safari, Operators with leading experience in the region’s Top Tourism hotspots such as the Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, and South Africa. We offer private and group tours and safari experiences from 1 to 30 days. To learn more, visit https://zaratours.com/for more information.

April 18, 2019 at 9:23 am Leave a comment

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