Rickshaw Travels

African Based Travel Specialist

Plot No 1006, Buzwagi Road, Msasani, Peninsula PO Box 1889, Dar es Salaam
Member Number: 203134 Tel: +255 22 2602 303/304/305/610/612/613

Not only do we plan safaris and beach holidays combining East Africa's unique wildlife, exotic culture and pristine beaches, but we can also help you with travel abroad.  

Besides travel plans, we also manage conferences and handle logistics such as ground transport, hotel accommodation, flights and conference facilities. 

Our combined experiences of over 25 years and our expertise demonstrates a concise understanding of our clients’ requirements and our goal is to make each experience a memorable one.

The Rickshaw Advantage 1 - Whether you have already done much of the planning yourself, or have no idea at all where to start, we can shape your dream vacation for you. We take great pride in our ability and our dedication to each of our clients.

The Rickshaw Advantage 2 - We have offices in Dar es salaam, Arusha, Nairobi, Kigali, London and Toronto.

Why Book with Us - We pride ourselves on the service we give to our customers. That's what makes us different.

1. Efficient and reliable service from all our staff.

2. Prompt response and turnaround times on email or phone communication. 

3. Interested, willing and patient service. 

4. Transparency in our dealings with precise, thorough and clear information.

5. Regular feedback and updates on progress made with our research into the perfect package for you.

6. A dedicated and swift response to any problems that may arise before, during or after your vacation.

Where we operate

  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
  • Tanzania
  • South Africa
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zanzibar

Activities offered

  • Accommodation
  • Ballooning
  • Beach Holidays
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mobile Safaris
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Overland
  • Retail
  • Riding Safaris
  • Safaris - Fixed Camp
  • Self-Drive Holidays
  • Weddings


19 May 2020

Rickshaw Travels Facilitates the first TMC Initiated Special Flight for Stranded Travellers in Tanzania

In light of the recent travel restrictions imposed by local authorities to commercial flights as a necessary measure to tackle and prevent the spread of Corona virus in Tanzania and Zanzibar, we are delighted to inform our valued partners that we have successfully facilitated the first TMC initiated repatriation flight for stranded travellers across the Country.

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19 March 2020

Covid-19 - Flights Status, Airlines Waiver & Refund Policy

Dear Clients, We regret to inform you that due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, most international and domestic airlines in East Africa have had schedule changes and flight cancellations.

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05 March 2020

Rickshaw Travels Joins Lufthansa City Center in East Africa

The Rickshaw Travel Group is delighted to inform ATTA members that we have recently entered into partnership with Lufthansa City Center (LCC) in our East African branches. Joining a network of 650 travel agencies and best-value destination management companies around the world represents another thrilling milestone in our constant attempt to strive towards excellence and to design journeys of a lifetime for our clients.

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19 December 2011

Cultural Tourism

  So what is Cultural Tourism? To put it simply, Cultural Tourism is an exchange. It’s an opportunity for one culture to see another culture in its natural environment. By witnessing other people’s lifestyles and making comparisons with our own, we often find that there is a lot we can learn from each other and that no culture is better than another. However, as visitors, you also have to become hosts to truly “exchange” cultures.  …

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