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I’m not one to sensationalize fare deals, but US-Africa for less than $600 is awesome. Right now, you can book Chicago to Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on multiple airlines with wide availability.

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The Details

  • Valid for dates from October 2019-January 2020 (excluding Christmas and New Year).
  • Chicago-Dar Es Salaam.
  • Swiss Airlines and Delta appear to have the best availability.
  • Check here for availability on Skyscanner.
  • Check here for AirMatrix.

Example Routes

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Shave off a few hours for a couple dollars more.

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You can book direct with Delta for a really fun mileage run.


My journeys around Africa have been limited to Egypt and Ethiopia, and I’ve been dying for a safari experience for years. If this worked with my schedule I’d jump on it immediately. So should you!

Are you going to book this? Want to take me with you?

H/T Secret Flying

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