When you travel with Pristine Trails, you aren’t just another tourist to us. You’re a cherished and respected member of the Pristine family.
The company has now become a true family affair, with my wife joining me in 2017.
Today Pristine Trails is a top-rated company serving hundreds of travelers each year. Our focus is tailor-made tours with a responsible approach, personalized and enriching experiences for the traveler while also benefiting the local people, wildlife and conservation efforts of the country.
Edward Lyimo was born and raised in Tanzania. He is a wildlife enthusiast with a degree in African Wildlife Management and more than 15 years in the tourism industry. In furtherance of his commitment to responsible and ethical travel, he has a strong ethos of teamwork and staff development in a way that is unique to the tour industry. He often makes personal investments in his crew to climb up the ranks from porter, to cook, to assistant guide and beyond, instilling skills and qualities that benefit them even if they move on from Pristine Trails. Edward is always up for a good schmooze session with new people and old friends. He lives between Los Angeles and Moshi with his wife, Kim (Co-Owner and your Trip Expert), and their beautiful twins.