Our Approach

At Gypsy Tanzania Tours, our commitment to providing the safest and most enjoyable experience while exploring Kilimanjaro’s wonders and East Africa’s wildlife safaris is unwavering. We understand that choosing the right tour company for your adventure is a significant decision, and we want to assure our clients that we go above and beyond to make your journey with us an extraordinary one.

Safety First

Safety is not just a consideration; it’s our top priority. When embarking on the challenging ascent of Kilimanjaro or venturing into the wilderness on a wildlife safari, you can rest assured that your safety is in the hands of experts. Our guides are not just experienced; they are true experts who consistently make well-informed decisions to enhance your chances of reaching the summit safely, all while maintaining the necessary safety measures.

Our Goals

At Abakombe Tours, we have several key goals:

  • Summit Success: We are dedicated to helping our clients achieve their dream of summiting Kilimanjaro and accomplishing their goals.
  • Environmental Stewardship: We are committed to promoting respect and understanding of Kilimanjaro’s unique environment, ensuring its preservation for future generations.
  • Unforgettable Experience: Our aim is to offer the most enjoyable and rewarding Kilimanjaro and safari experience imaginable, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Kilimanjaro Summiting Success

We understand that climbing Kilimanjaro is a significant investment of time, money, and energy. Our primary objective is to see our clients reach the summit without unnecessary pressure. We believe that skilled and compassionate guides are the key to your success. Whether you reach the summit or not, we want you to leave feeling that your journey was meaningful and worthwhile, with a profound sense of accomplishment.

Some of our clients at the mountain top
Preserving Our Environment
  • We consider it a privilege to operate in the delicate environment of Kilimanjaro and its surroundings. With privilege comes responsibility, and we take this responsibility seriously. Our Leave No Trace (LNT) outdoor ethic is of paramount importance. We guide and climb with the utmost respect for protecting, conserving, and preserving the resources around us. We take every reasonable precaution to minimize our impact on the natural and cultural heritage of Kilimanjaro.

Our guides are not just leaders; they are educators. They are repositories of knowledge gathered through years of guiding on Kilimanjaro and safaris. They are passionate about sharing insights about the mountain and safaris, its diverse flora and fauna, and its rich history, enriching your experience with valuable information.

Enjoyable Kilimanjaro Climbing

Climbing Kilimanjaro is not just a physical challenge; it’s a deeply gratifying experience. Many of our clients find that their mountaineering adventure with us opens the door to a lifetime of excitement. Setting ambitious yet achievable goals, discovering new and unforgettable places, nurturing a profound appreciation for the fragile beauty of mountain environments, and forming lasting friendships—all contribute to making your journey with Abakombe Tours an enjoyable adventure of a lifetime. We believe that the memories you create with us will be cherished for years to come.

Crafting Unforgettable Adventures

At Abakombe Tours, we pride ourselves on not just meeting expectations but exceeding them, and we do this by adding even more enticing aspects to our approach:

  • Tailored Experiences: We understand that every traveler is unique, and we’re committed to crafting personalised adventures that align with your interests and preferences.
  • Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or a first-time explorer, we have the perfect journey waiting for you.
  • Diverse Itineraries: East Africa is a land of incredible diversity, from the snow-capped peaks of Kilimanjaro to the vast plains of the Serengeti. Our itineraries cover a wide range of experiences, ensuring you can discover the hidden gems and iconic wonders of the region.
  • Small Group Expeditions: To maintain an intimate and engaging atmosphere, we keep our group sizes small. This ensures a more personalized experience and allows you to forge deeper connections with your fellow travelers.
  • Culinary Delights: East Africa is a feast for the senses, and we make sure that your taste buds don’t miss out. We incorporate delectable local cuisine into our tours, giving you the opportunity to savor the flavors of the region.
  • Luxury and Comfort: Our commitment to safety and adventure doesn’t mean sacrificing comfort. We offer a range of accommodation options, from luxury lodges to cozy camps, all designed to provide a comfortable and rejuvenating retreat after your day’s adventures.
  • Local Community Engagement: We believe in giving back to the communities that make our adventures possible. We support local initiatives and engage in sustainable tourism practices, so you can feel good about the positive impact your journey has.
  • Photographic Opportunities: East Africa is a photographer’s dream, and we understand the importance of capturing these moments. Our guides are well-versed in photography, ensuring you get the best shots of wildlife and landscapes.
  • Adventure Extensions: For those seeking even more thrills, we offer exciting adventure extensions, such as hot air ballooning over the Serengeti, exploring hidden waterfalls, or experiencing local cultural interactions.
  • Wildlife Conservation: We’re committed to wildlife conservation and actively participate in preserving the habitats and ecosystems we visit. Your journey is not just about observing nature but contributing to its protection as well.
  • Seamless Planning: We take care of all the logistical details so you can focus on your adventure. From travel permits and park fees to transportation and equipment, we’ve got it all covered.

With Abakombe Tours, you’ll go on a journey that you will go beyond  the ordinary. From exhilarating Africa wildlife safaris to breathtaking mountain summits, we ensure that your experience is not just enjoyable but truly unforgettable. Come, join us on the adventure of a lifetime, and let East Africa’s wonders leave an indelible mark on your heart and soul.