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Zara Tours Hosts Treks Up Kilimanjaro With Renowned Climber Macon Dunnagan

Summiting the Peak for Pleasure; Summiting the Peak for Charity

Zara Tours boasts the world's best African Safari ToursTanzania, Africa – Zara Tours is proud to announce upcoming Mt. Kilimanjaro climbs, taking place this summer in June and July. The climbs will feature guide, author, and expert climber Macon Dunnagan.

Dunnagan is proud to bring the summer climbs back to Tanzania for the 33rd and 34th time in a row. While his climbs are largely charitable in nature, his two treks this summer will focus on teaching climbers how to properly summit the 19,000 foot mountain.


March 26, 2014 at 4:08 pm Leave a comment

A Wilderness of One: The Appeal of an Africa Safari

The Africa safari, no matter where it takes place, paints a picture of an entire continent. Visitors are introduced to the sprawling savanna that covers Tanzania, Kenya, Zanzibar and other corners of these vast and wild countries. Wildlife exists here in the millions and it’s surrounded by great mountain peaks and mist-cloaked volcanoes.

People that come here are forever affected by the experience – touched by something indescribable, and impressed beyond measure whereby they not only return to Africa, but share the Africa safari experience with others. (more…)

March 4, 2014 at 2:00 pm Leave a comment

Making a Difference One Climb at a Time

Mount Kilimanjaro has always had a harrowing and inspiring effect on the individuals who reach its summit. That inspiring effect often carries over to inspire others who make their own trek to the mountain for a Mt. Kilimanjaro tour. The effect comes full circle when it spills over to improve the lives of African communities and communities around the world.

To show you what we mean, we’ve collected some information on upcoming charity efforts that include Mt. Kilimanjaro tours. (more…)

February 18, 2014 at 5:07 pm Leave a comment

A Destination Beyond Expectation – Charitable Kili Climb with Macon Dunnagan

Zara Tours is known for offering tourists a Kili climb like no other. Not only do we have some of the best porters available, we try to make sure that you are given the opportunity to experience special climbs throughout the year.

One of our most popular Kili climb options is a chance to take part in one of author Macon Dunnagan’s annual treks to this iconic mountain summit. This year, he will be climbing the Rongai Route in June.  Registration for the trip is now open, and we saved the best part for last: a portion of the fees paid by each participant will go to charity. (more…)

January 14, 2014 at 3:18 pm Leave a comment

Zara Tours Announces Completion Date for Maasai Preschool

Zara Tours is thrilled to announce that construction of the new Maasai preschool is scheduled to be completed in January of 2014. The preschool, which is being constructed in the Endulen Village of the Ngorongoro District, is being constructed with funds from Zara Tanzania Charity, Zara Tours, Africa Safari and the Reinhold Beitlich Stiftung Foundation. (more…)

December 10, 2013 at 4:52 pm Leave a comment

Kilimanjaro Trips: Sharing the Wealth of Africa with One Another

Kilimanjaro trips do more than just take you to the “Roof of Africa” and back. A portion of the proceeds supports the local community through Zara Charities. One beneficiary of this support is the Kilimanjaro Orphanage Center. (more…)

June 19, 2013 at 10:19 am Leave a comment

A Day in the Life of a Kilimanjaro Guide

Before embarking on a mountain trek, few tourists have heard of the Mount Kilimanjaro Porters Society (MKPS). However, after their hike concludes, every tourist is aware of the vital role a porter fills on a trek or safari tour. MKPS provides the resources for the Kilimanjaro Guide Services. (more…)

June 10, 2013 at 5:19 pm Leave a comment

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