With Afri-Rasta Safari and Tours, you will have an enjoyable and memorable safari experience!


Afri-Rasta Safari and Tours is an independent tour operator based in Iringa, Tanzania. It was founded by local Tanzanian, Joseph Kibodya in 2009. Afri-Rasta Safari and Tours specializes in day long and multi-day trips to nearby Ruaha National Park, the largest wildlife park in Tanzania, and second largest in Africa, as well as budget camping and cultural tourism activities in Masai land. Guests may also hire Joseph to take them to any and every other park they wish to visit in Tanzania, such as Selous Game Reserve, Udzungwa Mountains National Park and Serengeti National Park to name a few and/or to pick them up in Dar es Salaam upon the guests’ arrival in Tanzania.

Joseph Kibodya, Owner and OperatorJoseph Kibodya, Owner and Operator

Afri-Rasta Safari and Tours is well equipped with a 4WD land rover with a pop-up roof and all necessary survival provisions and complete with an extensive reggae music collection! (However, this does not mean that smoking is allowed inside!)

In addition to guiding safaris, Joseph owns and operates Afri-Rasta Cultural Gallery, a curio shop on Makorongoni Street near the main bus stand in Iringa Town. Afri-Rasta Cultural Gallery sells Tanzanian, Kenyan and Rwandan jewelry, textiles, art, clothes, baskets, hand bags and other gifts.

For your convenience, Joseph is fluent in Italian, English and Swahili.