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Eco & Culture Tours

Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 24 223 3731
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Jozani forest

Wow what a scam. When I asked over an email how long is the tour they said from 9-14 and that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile

I was visiting Zanzibar with two friends, and we decided to go with Eco Tours because of their... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Maggie K
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  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
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Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 24 223 3731
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a scam. When I asked over an email how long is the tour they said from 9-14 and that shuttle, forest entrance fee and guide is included in total price of $110. We were back at our hotel at 12 and that includes...More

2  Thank vvojkan
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I was visiting Zanzibar with two friends, and we decided to go with Eco Tours because of their emphasis on preserving environment and culture. There are a lot of tour companies on Zanzibar who all offer about the same thing, but I liked being with...More

Thank Maggie K
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience.Firstly we visited the Spice Farm.The tour guide "Khamis" was very friendly and educated us well on the different spices they have at the farm. I highly recommend if you have a toddler or a young baby, to carry a sling as...More

1  Thank summy2017
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I really loved my Spice Tour: the guide was nice, the spice farm charming, the local meal delicious. But my guide, who had worked with Eco & Culture Tours from their beginning, taught that they had lost their initial commitment to ecology and cultural respect...More

Thank Sapetta
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

After booking via eco-culture for a gift for our friends, it was an easy decision to use Robert & the team for our own Tour. We combined a prison island tour with a stone town tour. Worked out to our benefit. Our guide, Moosa kept...More

Thank sanureddy
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I booked a last minute safari in the Serengeti with Eco and Culture Tours and was provided with exceptional service in terms of communication, arranging specifically what I wanted in a safari, and follow through to ensure that my expereince was satisfactory. The safari that...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We booked a day tour with Eco Culture Tours, Zanzibar, Tanzania. Our correspondence via email was seamless. We met our guide Said at the cruise port. He was an excellent guide. We had a separate driver, so Said was able to direct his attention to...More

Thank activeguy88
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Eco & Cultural Tours seem to provide a way to learn and participate with locals and contribute - not to the large establishments - but to those in the villages and communities. Of their available tours, we took in the city tour, spice tour, the...More

Thank MiniBuddha
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We paid a total of 100 USD for a trip to Jozani. Our driver could hardly speak any English, he was kind enough, but there was no conversation. Upon arrival you get a guide (who expect a tip after the tour) and we got tagged...More

2  Thank LPHDK
Reviewed 20 January 2017

They are based in Zanzibar, but also organise Safaris at a competitive rate. The organisation was very professional; I dealt with Robert, the Reservations and Marketing Manager and he answered all of my pre-trip questions promptly and clearly. Pre-trip I was nervous about transferring money...More

Thank Jim B
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Jim B
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Response from scarletmat | Reviewed this property |
We paid in cash after they picked us up at our hotel.
Jim B
26 December 2016|
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Response from msK5632DB | Reviewed this property |
We found them quite honest and trustworthy. Charging upfront seems a standard practice with all of the tour organizers there. You should be fine with the payments and services