Our Mission Statement

At Easy Travel, the planet is our primary product. We hold our world’s social and environmental well-being in the highest regard, not solely as a matter of business but as a collective responsibility as human beings. When we declare, ‘clients, changing people’s lives,’ it extends beyond our valued clients; it encompasses every individual.
Our core belief is that travel possesses the power to transform people through the unique experiences it offers within specific contexts. Therefore, Easy Travel is unwaveringly committed to providing exclusive, meticulously tailored travel experiences imbued with a commitment to sustainability. We strive to set an inspiring example, motivating others to join us in pursuing a more sustainable and equitable future for all.

Our Commitment

At Easy Travel and Tortilis Camps, we’re passionate about making a difference. We believe in empowering women, supporting education in rural Maasai villages, and investing in community welfare with initiatives like cataract surgeries and livelihood programs. Sustainability is at the heart of what we do, from fostering ethical tourism and protecting the environment to using eco-friendly practices and renewable energy. We’re dedicated to positively impacting the people we work with, the places we operate in, and the planet we all share, ensuring a brighter future for everyone. Read on to learn more about our commitment to People, Place, and Planet.

PEOPLE

Women Empowerment at Easy Travel

At Easy Travel, women aren’t just valued – they’re celebrated as the backbone of the organization, driving positive change, and shaping the future of the travel industry.

With a staff comprising of an 80% female workforce, the company is leading the charge in breaking gender barriers and promoting inclusivity in the travel industry. From top-level management roles to frontline positions, women are driving innovation, excellence, and success at every level of the organization. Easy Travel fosters a culture of support, mentorship, and equal opportunities, empowering women to thrive and excel in their careers.

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Empowering Education

Through our commitment to social responsibility, our company has made a significant impact on education in rural Maasai villages by donating resources and support to enable rural children the opportunity to access quality education. By investing in education, we aim to break the cycle of poverty and empower future generations with the tools they need to thrive. Together, we not only aid in the investment of quality education but also foster the long-term growth and prosperity within these Maasai Villages.

Support to Rural Maasai Villages

Easy Travel’s philanthropic efforts to assist local Maasai villages build their communities. To address this need, we financially support local villages in return of their kindness of supplying water to our sister company property. This ensures that communities have a sustainable supply for their daily needs and by providing this support, we aim to make a tangible difference in improving the quality of life for villagers while also promoting environmental stewardship and community well-being.

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Easy Travel Sponsors 75 Eye Cataract Operations

Easy Travel’s recent sponsorship of 75 eye cataract operations in Kibaha, Dar es Salaam, marks a significant stride in their commitment to community welfare. These surgeries, crucial for individuals who were once breadwinners, now enable them to regain their sight and return to work, thereby supporting their families. This initiative underscores their dedication to making tangible, life-changing impacts in the areas they serve, reinforcing their role as a compassionate and socially responsible citizen.

Empowering Livelihoods through our Tuk Tuk Program

Easy Travel is making a tangible difference in people’s lives by donating Tuk Tuks to individuals in need, offering opportunities for self-employment and business empowerment. With an investment in three Tuk Tuks so far, they’re enabling individuals to start their own businesses and become financially independent. By providing these vehicles, Easy Travel isn’t just giving transportation – they’re providing a means for individuals to create livelihoods and support their families. It’s a practical approach to empowering communities and fostering economic growth from the ground up, leaving a lasting impact on individuals and communities alike.
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Suppliers and Accommodation Providers

Easy Travel commits to achieving a tourism supply chain that is fully sustainable and shall do that by creating a model for suppliers and accommodation providers to follow.  This innovative approach encourages suppliers and accommodation providers to adopt sustainable practices, ensuring the preservation of local ecosystems and cultures.
By implementing this, Easy Travel fosters a culture of environmental stewardship and social responsibility throughout the industry. Through collaboration and shared goals, we strive to create a tourism sector that not only benefits travellers but also uplifts communities and protects the planet for future generations. It’s a visionary step towards a more sustainable and ethical tourism industry.

Internal Management

Easy Travel takes proactive steps in internal management to prioritize environmental and community relations. We purchase products in bulk to minimize packaging waste and implement double-sided printing to conserve paper. Lights and equipment, including AC units are switched off when not in use. Additionally, energy-saving modes are default settings wherever possible. Through these initiatives, Easy Travel demonstrates its commitment to sustainable practices, reducing its ecological footprint while fostering positive relationships with local communities.
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Protecting Children's Rights

Easy Travel will prioritize the protection of children’s rights by explicitly prohibiting child Labor in its contract Terms and Conditions. By embedding this commitment into its operational framework, the company ensures that all employees and partners uphold the fundamental principle of respecting and safeguarding the rights of children. We refuse to tolerate Child Labor in any form and will actively contributes to creating a safer and more equitable environment for children, aligning its operations with internationally recognized human rights standards.

PLACES

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Ethical Local and International Partnerships with Authentic Experiences

At Easy Travel, our commitment to responsible tourism guides every decision we make. We prioritize collaboration with small, locally owned businesses, fostering economic growth within communities. We provide our clients the chance to opt for sustainable accommodation providers to minimize environmental impact.
Moreover, we only endorse authentic experiences that respect local culture and communities, avoiding any form of exploitation through tourism. Our stance against captive wildlife and human-wildlife interactions ensures that our excursions uphold ethical standards. By adhering to these principles, we aim to create meaningful and respectful travel experiences that benefit both travellers and the destinations they visit.

Easy Travel's Kilimanjaro Reforestation Initiative

Easy Travel is dedicated to combating environmental degradation on the slopes of Kilimanjaro through by initiating a tree planting program. Clients have the unique opportunity to contribute to the restoration of Kilimanjaro’s fading glory by planting trees. In collaboration with local residents and charities, we mobilize efforts to plant trees to restore shrinking vegetation and lower temperatures to aid in subsequent glacial decline.
This initiative not only helps to counter environmental degradation but also fosters community engagement and education on the value of trees. Through collective action and shared stewardship, we strive to preserve Kilimanjaro’s natural beauty for generations to come.
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PLANET

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Develop a Climate Action Plan

Easy Travel commits to conducting a baseline assessment of the company’s performance on sustainable practices followed by publishing an Action Plan before the end of 2025 that aims for a reduction of the negative social, cultural, economic, and environmental impacts of the company’s activities, considering the regional peculiarities and other problems in our unique setting.

Protecting Wildlife: De-snaring project in Serengeti

Easy Travel proudly supports the Serengeti de-snaring program in collaboration with Serengeti National Park Authority (SENAPA) via Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS). Snaring, which primarily targets abundant species like wildebeest for their meat, poses a grave threat to other unintended victims such as predators and elephants. Established in 2017, this initiative collects funds to deploy a de-snaring team to safeguard Tanzania’s wildlife heritage. Operating within the park, the team diligently removes snares and liberates trapped animals, mitigating the impact of poaching and preserving the ecological balance of the Serengeti.
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Easy Travel Achieves Leave No Trace Certification

Easy Travel boasts in its achievement of the Leave No Trace certification. This prestigious recognition underscores our commitment to responsible and sustainable tourism practices. As a certified organization, we prioritize minimizing our environmental footprint and preserving the natural beauty of the destinations we visit. From waste reduction to ethical interactions with wildlife, Leave No Trace principles guide our operations, ensuring that travellers can explore the world with minimal impact.

Easy Travel's Eco-Friendly Practices

On Safari

Easy Travel takes waste management and conservation seriously, especially during safaris. Our commitment to preserving the natural beauty of national parks and wildlife reserves is evident through our proactive approach. Safari guides diligently pick up any trash encountered, ensuring that these pristine environments remain clean and pristine. Additionally, we prioritize sustainability by carrying jerry cans in our 4X4 vehicles, eliminating the need for single-use plastic water bottles. Through these efforts, Easy Travel minimizes environmental impact while providing unforgettable safari experiences that prioritize conservation and respect for nature.
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On Kilimanjaro

Our dedication to sustainability extends to every aspect of our operations, including mountain climbing. Our KPAP certified mountain guides not only ensure your safety and enjoyment but also prioritize environmental stewardship. While ascending Kilimanjaro, our guides diligently pick up any litter they encounter, ensuring the mountain remains pristine for future climbers. This commitment goes beyond mere responsibility – it’s a reflection of our deep respect for the natural wonders we are privileged to explore. With Easy Travel, you can summit Kilimanjaro knowing that your adventure leaves a positive impact on both the environment and local communities.

In the Office

Sustainability is not just a philosophy – it’s a way of life that extends from both the National Parks and mountains straight to our offices. In our workspaces, we prioritize environmental conservation through a range of initiatives. Most of our staff carry reusable water bottles, reducing reliance on single-use plastics. We minimize paper usage by printing only when necessary and printing double-sided whenever possible. Additionally, waste sorting is standard practice, ensuring that recyclable materials are properly processed.

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Harnessing Solar Energy

Easy Travel is proud to embrace renewable energy solutions by incorporating solar panels at our offices. By harnessing the power of the sun, we significantly reduce our reliance on traditional electrical sources, minimizing our environmental footprint and contributing to a cleaner, greener future. Our commitment to sustainability extends beyond travel adventures – it’s ingrained in every aspect of our operations, including our workplace practices.

Rainwater Harvesting

Easy Travel takes waste management and conservation seriously, especially during safaris. Our commitment to preserving the natural beauty of national parks and wildlife reserves is evident through our proactive approach. Safari guides diligently pick up any trash encountered, ensuring that these pristine environments remain clean and pristine. Additionally, we prioritize sustainability by carrying jerry cans in our 4X4 vehicles, eliminating the need for single-use plastic water bottles. Through these efforts, Easy Travel minimizes environmental impact while providing unforgettable safari experiences that prioritize conservation and respect for nature.
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Carbon Offset

Easy Travel plans on taking proactive steps to mitigate its carbon footprint by partnering with Carbon Tanzania. Through this collaboration, our clients can also have a firsthand chance to contribute to environmental conservation efforts in Tanzania by of offsetting our carbon usage. By supporting projects that promote carbon sequestration and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, we demonstrate our commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability. Together, we can make a meaningful difference in combating climate change and preserving the natural beauty of Tanzania for future generations.

Community Cleanup Initiative

Easy Travel is actively involved in community engagement and environmental stewardship, as demonstrated by our recent cleanup initiative in Arusha. Our dedicated team joined forces to clean up the streets of Arusha in order to raise awareness about plastic use and its impact on the environment. By organizing this cleanup effort, we not only beautify our surroundings but also spread important messages about the importance of reducing plastic waste and adopting sustainable practices. Making a positive difference extends beyond tourism and is reflected in our dedication to creating a cleaner, healthier, and more sustainable community for everyone.

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If you would like to learn more about our CSR initiatives or have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for collaboration, we would love to hear from you.
Together, we can make a positive impact on our community, environment, and beyond.
Please feel free to contact us.