Zara, one of the top three operators in Northern Tanzania, was opened in 1986
as an international travel agency and in 1987 was appointed as an IATA agency.
Safari trips to Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru climbs commenced in 1987.
Many years of experience in running these trips have now been accumulated and
in some years Zara has been the top provider. Zara is mentioned in many
publications eg "Kilimanjaro & Mount Kenya" by Cameron M Burns,
also on several websites that also provide references to Zara services.
We now have a fleet of about 40 vehicles and over 50 guides are on our books.
28 mountain guides are registered to Zara. All of our drivers and guides are
experienced and speak English.
ZARA now own four properties:
is a base for all safaris and mountain treks located near Kilimanjaro
International Airport and with daily shuttle bus connections with
lies just beside the Ngorongoro Conservation area - a perfect
base for visiting the Crater or for trekking in the Crater Highlands. It is
also a convenient overnight stop for those travelling to or from the Serengeti.
Serengeti Wild Camp
is a fly-camp ofering a real tented bush camp experience in the heart of the
Serengeti - an ideal game viewing location.
Ikoma Wild Camp
: The cottages here offer comfortable accommodation in a quiet gameland area
just outside of the Serengeti. Good walking and game drives available.
Your booking will be handled by our internet booking office run by EWP in the
UK. EWP not only are agents for Zara internet bookings but have also been
actively involved with
program development with Zara. The EWP team of Tanzanian experts are available
to advise and help you design or choose your program.