Lesaga adventure safaris have been created by Gasper Mtui a Tanzanian native from Mount Kilimanjaro, the top of Africa. He is a Mchagga, He started his career as a porter in Kilimanjaro for two years. Then he got back to college for learning more about fauna and flora, and tourism management. He speaks Kiswahili, English, French, and Spanish. In 2007, he started working as a driver guide for almost 7yrs. He created Lesaga Adventure Safaris in 2015. The meaning ofLesaga is the name of the smallest village in Kilimanjaro.
“The aim of starting this business is to let you know our country and enjoying the nature and culture and give us our wildlife knowledge and our safari and mountain experience, holiday on shore of lakes and the Indian Ocean.”
Sylvie Jeanne Lopez is French, with Spanish origins. She is a Language Teacher and she teaches French and Spanish in France and in Tanzania. In February 2016 she discovered Tanzania and decided that one day she will live in this country.
She is co-owner of Lesaga adventure Safaris since 2017. She speaks French, Spanish, English, Italian, Catalan, and a few Kiswahili. She takes care of the communication and advice for travelers.
Passionate about the intercultural exchange, she is interested in local people and will share her knowledge in this field. She is also implicated in our Solidarity Project.
“Travelling is discovering the others”
Sylvie Jeanne Lopez