Hoopoe Safaris (T) Ltd.
Hoopoe Safaris has earned a reputation for pioneering sustainable eco-friendly tourism, specializing in photographic expeditions in the manner of the grand safaris of old, wildlife trekking and mountain climbs, beach holidays, combined with cultural exchanges and educational programs. We are flexible and innovative in specialist group travel and tailor-making personalised itineraries to accommodate individual budgets and time restrictions. Our sister company, Kirurumu Under Canvas, owns and manages tented eco-lodges and mobile luxury tented camps, in community partnerships with indigenous local people and villages.
Our efforts in this community based tourism have been thankfully recognized, and we are very proud to have been awarded The Cond Nast Traveler’s Annual Award for BEST ECOTOURISM COMPANY IN THE WORLD. The award was made to Hoopoe Safaris For their continued and outstanding community-based Ecotourism partnerships across East Africa and specifically Northern Tanzania. (July, 2004 USA edition) and, specifically for being committed to preserving the local environment, assisting and employing the people who live there, and educating the guests who visit.