🇹🇿Tanzania and Zanzibar holiday tailor-made 🦒 | Makasa Tanzania
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Tanzania is our home

Karibu (welcome)! We will be happy to show you around in our beautiful country.

The power of different cultures 

Makasa is us, and we are Makasa: Selma Kamm-Melai, originally from the Netherlands, and Yohannes Ngomi Kamm, born and raised in Tanzania. The combination of our different cultures and backgrounds is quite unique. In any event, it adds to a very valuable experience for our travellers. Ngomi knows the country, he knows the Tanzanian people and he will introduce you to the finest that East Africa has to offer. With her European background, Selma has a special knack for planning and organizing, but most of all, she is in tune with the needs and wishes of westerners. 

From the foothills of Kilimanjaro we will organize the entire tour package of your choice

We live in Tanzania ourselves and we do not engage the services of any intermediaries. We conduct all of our tours ourselves, using our own vehicles and with the assistance of experienced guides. We are deeply committed to contributing to Tanzania’s society, and we honour this commitment by cooperating closely with the local population and by including local projects and small-scale lodges in our itinerary suggestions. This approach ensures that you will get the real experience of what life in Tanzania is like while at the same time, we have the shared opportunity to give back to the community.

Example of Balloon testimonials

Highly recommended!
Selma helped us create a very good Safari package which suited our budget and also cover major areas. She has all the patience in this world to answer all your questions :) I will highly recommend Makasa. These guys know what you need for a great Safari!!
Abhishek Dwivedi
Safari in Tanzania
I can't recommend Makasa enough. Selma organized the whole trip perfectly including a few days in Zanzibar after the Safari experience. Fantastic experience. Selma and her husband even came to meet us on our first morning. A nice personal touch we thought. 
Dianne Scott
Thanks Makasa
Selma was very helpful and super FLEXIBLE. She gave us good advice on the accommodation and customized the trip to our budget and interests. The organization was spot on, the accommodation was very good and we felt very comfortable and safe at all times.
Ines Adams

All options are open. That is the only thing that never changes

We can organize the entire tour package of your choice, tailored to your every need. Alternatively, if you already have specific ideas in mind about your dream trip, we can help you make your dreams come true. Over the years, we have built up a wealth of experience organizing mainly safaris and beach holidays as well as combinations of the two. To inspire you, we have compiled a list of examples of tour packages that you may find interesting. Whatever you choose, all variations are possible – the choice is entirely up to you!

Safari and beach

Round off your exciting safari with a relaxing beach holiday in sunny Zanzibar.

Family holidays

A unique experience for the entire family! The kids will have the time of their lives.

The Great Migration

Follow the epic migration of thousands of animals on their incredible journey.

Southern Tanzania

Become an explorer and discover the secrets of the south.

Meet the locals

Exciting safaris and meetings with locals from Tanzania, including the Maasai.

Honeymoon

Feel like celebrating your love in the most romantic destination in the world?

Get a free trip itinerary proposal!

Makasa stands for freedom, comfort, convenience, and personal service

Besides complete freedom in choosing your itinerary, Makasa stands for convenience and comfort. This means that we will plan and arrange the entire package of your choice from A to Z, leaving you with nothing to do but enjoy a wonderful trip. Finally, we guarantee personal service both in making preparations in your home country and in Tanzania. Below is a list of your benefits: 

Tailor-made trip

We will help you design, plan, and arrange your trip.

Personal service

During the preparations and on location in Tanzania you can count on personal service.

Collaboration with Tanzanians

We owe the locals a debt of gratitude and it is our pleasure to work together with them.

In-house trained guides

Annual refresher and training courses are provided.

Rugged safari vehicles

Private, luxurious, specially equipped Land Cruisers.

No mileage limitation

Travel as far as you like – in consultation with your guide.

Example of Balloon testimonials

Trip of a lifetime
Makasa organized a beautiful safari for our family group of 6 (ranging in age from 25-75). Selma was responsive and flexible during the planning process, attending to every detail. We feel that we got excellent value, from the minute we arrived in Tanzania everything went very smoothly.
Kathleen Hall
Beyond perfect!
Makasa! Reliable, more than flexible, professional, passionate and experienced are our words to subscribe Makasa. Contact prior to our holiday was good, quick and open for our own wishes which gave us the confidence to proceed. We are Makasa most grateful for the great experience! 
Gerdien van Schelven 
Safari honeymoon
I had a good communication with Makasa to discuss the proposal and make modifications and the administration went very smoothly.The Makasa guide we got was perfect. The lodges Makasa planned were fine, most were above our requirements. Thanks again!

Bert Lam

We are Makasa

At Makasa, we are a tight-knit team. We have an office in Moshi from where we organize our trips. This is where our customer service and accounts department is located and it is the home base of our vehicles. We have a permanent group of guides – the public face of our company. They will be your hosts during your journey. Furthermore, Selma is responsible for the organization of the trips, and Ngomi is responsible for the guides, the vehicles, and the local contacts.

Ngomi Kamm

Managing director

Safari Guide

Selma Kamm

Managing director

Travel Consultant

Ester Mashoko

Reservations and logistics


Charles Orotha

Reservations and logistics


Sekunda Tarimo

Administration

Christina Longio

Administration

Valerian Mboya

Driver

Humphrey Joseph

Safari Guide

David Meta

Safari Guide

Kaleby Macha

Safari Guide

Jamal Minja

Safari Guide

Daniel Nnko

Safari Guide

Frederick Mesoya

Safari Guide

Ally Semindu

Safari Guide

Tomsifu Lema

Safari Guide

Victor Meku

Safari Guide

Our own photo album

Please feel free to have a look at how we live and work in Tanzania.

Have you seen our vlogs yet?

Selma has recently taken up a new hobby that you may find interesting, as she shoots footage to show you around our life in Tanzania – at home, at the office, and on safari. At times, she will give the camera to one of the guides to take it on their trip, or she will involve her own children. Enjoy her vlogs!

Are you interested in your options?

Would you like to learn more about what we can do to design the trip of your lifetime? Please feel free to contact us. We will be more than happy to discuss your options and to give you a free proposal tailored to your specific needs. You can call us on +255 767 453 454, send an email message to info@makasatanzania.comor use the contact form.