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Based in Arusha, the gateway to Tanzania's famous national parks, Duma Explorer was founded in 2004. Owners Stacy Readal, an American, and Hezron Mbise, a Tanzanian, live permanently in Arusha and bring more than four decades of tourism and business...more
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Plot #15, Kivulini Estate | Ngara Mtoni ya Chini, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went a 7-day safari trip with Duma Explorer, it was superb experience! I will definitely recommend it to friends and families. Before the trip: 1. Communicated with Stacy through emails, she was very responsive and helpful. 2. Based on our budget and requirements, she...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank melody151
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have travelled all over the globe, but had never been to Africa. Friends told us about Duma Explorer, and their praise was well-deserved. Looking back on it seems like a dream--life changing. Our amazing driver/guide Ebenezer Kilepo was incredibly knowledgeable and wise. He could...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 8 September 2019

Our 18 day tour though Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Eyasi Lake, Ngorongoro Crater and all of the Serengeti was fantastic, mainly due to the sharp eyes and amazing knowledge of our guide Ebeneza Kilepo. He spotted animals, including birds, and in his perfect...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

Duma Explorer is a fantastic company to work with. Stacy listened to what I was looking for including my bucket list- wildebeest migration. She made suggestions as to time of year and what parks would be best at that time. She answered all of my...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

My fiance and I went on a custom camping safari with Alex as our incredibly knowledgeable tour guide. The food was great, we loved every minute of the Serengeti, Ngorongoro, and Tarangire. We would absolutely tour with Duma again. Alex was available to answer any...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

Amazing trip with excellent guides,Peter and Robert. Wonderful support staff Micheal, Raymond , Ombeni and all the crew. Isaac was a topnotch ,experienced safari guide. All in all , a very good company starting from the top with Stacey who will answer your every question.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

I cannot recommend Duma Explorer too highly. They arranged for and provided the experience of a lifetime. Stacy recommended the 6-day Machame route up Kilimanjaro for me and my 17 year old daughter. It was perfect. Our guides: Mike and Nelson were incredible and the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank kristint3313
Reviewed 27 August 2019

Wow- what a spectacular trip. For those of you considering a safari experience, I highly recommend Duma Explorer. Our guide, Sifuni was absolutely magnificent in optimizing our safari experience. He took us up close to all of the animals and we were able to get...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 21 August 2019

We can't overstate how extraordinary our safari experience turned out to be. The guide (Ebeneza), the animals, the service, the accommodations--all beyond expectations. Not only did we see animals up close and personal up close and personal; we benefited from Ebeneza's knowledge and experience to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Stacy R, Owner at Duma Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2019

Thanks so much for your review and we are so glad to read that you enjoyed your safari with Ebenezer! Karibuni tena Tanzania!

Reviewed 14 August 2019

We arrived in Kogatende late July to see Wildebeest migration and than drove for 7 days south through Serengeti , Ngoro Ngoro and Tarangire. Stacy at Duma organized perfectly the trip choosing wonderful camps like Chaka Camp, Kiota Camp and Kichugu Camp, with a perfect...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Stacy R, Owner at Duma Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2019

Thanks so much for reviewing up on Trip Advisor. We are happy to read that your family enjoyed your safari with Kisimbo. We are also happy to read that you were happy with the camps selected and the overall scheduling of the trip. Thanks again...More

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10 May 2018|
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Response from Stacy R | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for reaching out. I have just seen your email sent yesterday but did not receive the form for some reason. I am going to deactivate the form as it does not seem to be working properly. I will answer your... More
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22 April 2018|
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Response from KICSTUI | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website and email them, they are very responsive.
Mahfuj M
3 December 2016|
Response from mamapaka1 |
Thanks for your question! While the owner, Stacy, often works remotely from the US, we have one physical location which is in Arusha, Tanzania very close to the Arusha Airport (ARK).