Why Joica Tours
All our staff, including the directors, have first hand experience and knowledge of Tanzania. Having specialized training and continual updates, means that they are experts in their fields of knowledge and will be able to provide any information required by the traveler.
We live here. This is our land and our heritage. We love the wildlife, people, and natural wonders of our country, and we are proud to share our knowledge and passion.
TAILOR MADE TOURS
We specialize in fully customized travel made tours that will be developed to suit the clients’ interests and needs.
Joica Tours has safari and climbing experts who speak English, German, and Spanish. Our skilled professionals were selected by us from a pool of the very best local guides. They receive extensive training in Travel and Tourism, first aid, mountain rescue, beach and water safety, and wild animal behavior. They are among the most talented and respected professionals in the industry, with years of experience and successful trips with the destinations we operate.
Joica Tours is attentive to safety measures and takes responsibility for our client very seriously. Our professional guides are trained and skilled specifically for their adventure. They explain to you the precautions and measures, be it for mountain climbing, safari exploration, or beach excursions. They are prepared to prevent, detect, and treat altitude sickness and other expedition situations, and employ modern rescue measures and evacuation plans in case of any emergencies.
PORTERS AND GUIDE WELFARE
We take porter welfare very seriously and do our best to ensure our staff is treated well. We comply with all established guidelines on porter wages and welfare by respective National authority. We pay our porters more than the set standard compensation. Our porters have proper food and shelter, and their loads are restricted to reasonable weight limits, which we measure in our hotel and confirm with park authority when we reach respective gate/entry point.
QUALITY EQUIPMENT & GEAR
We use modern, high-quality camping equipment and clean, highly rated lodging and facilities to keep our clients as comfortable and safe as possible while on adventures with us. Our mountain gear is warm, waterproof, spacious, and perfectly suited for the rigors of Adventures. We provide thick foam sleeping pads. Mountain gear is comprehensive and known name brands. We rent rucksacks, daypacks, Mount Bell sleeping bags rated to -25 degrees, balaclavas, heavy and light ponchos, socks, duffel bags, hiking poles, ankle gaiters, sweaters, torch/headlamps, flashlights, gloves, sunglasses, long underwear, raincoats, rain pants, hiking boots, water bottles, fleece pants, warm down jackets, hats, and neck scarfs.
All food and drink provided on expeditions such as safari and mountain are fresh. Our chefs prepare delicious meals with fresh, local ingredients. These meals are nutritious and calorie dense, specifically designed to sustain the pleasure of our clients while on adventures. We also cater to all special dietary requirements.
INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP TRAVELERS
Individuals who want the company of others can join a scheduled group. Those who simply want to travel alone can do so. We offer all destinations for any size party on any dates.
Our office staff, certified Mountain guides and safaris guides are always proud to share with you there in-depth acquired knowledge from years of experience. We strive to meet our clients needs and tailor our tours based on their preferences.
SUPPORT LOCAL ECONOMY
We are a 100% a local Tanzanian Safari company. Booking with us means all your $$$ goes towards supporting the local economy. We are proud to employ local and qualified staff to provide an outstanding experience to our clients! We also donate 6% of every booking to orphans and street kids.