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Day Safari to Pilanesberg including a 5 Hour Open Safari Vehicle Drive

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    Stop At: Pilanesberg National Park, Sun City 0314 South Africa

    Pilanesberg National Park is a scenic 2 hour 30 minute drive from Johannesburg and covers an area of 57 000 hectares that is inhabited by more than 7000 animals in a free and unhindered environment. Pilanesberg is the home of the Big 5 as well as over 360 bird species.

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will meet you at your hotel or guest house in Johannesburg and will return you back to your hotel or guest house.

    A surcharge will be added if you stay in the Eastern Suburbs of Johannesburg near the airport or Pretoria
    Duration
    12h
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • 5 hour game drive in an open safari vehicle driven by an experienced game ranger
    • Light lunch
    • Professional guide
    • Round-trip shared transfer
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan to and from Pilanesberg
    • Vat at 15% and tourism levies
    • Entry/Admission - Pilanesberg National Park
    Exclusions
    • All drinks
    • Travel & Medical Insurance
    • Telephone calls, items of a personal nature, curio purchases, any side excursions & anything not noted
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children of 5 to 11 years old must be accompanied by an adult
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Not recommended for pregnant women past 7 months
    • Minimum age allowed is 5 years old.
    • Casual cool clothes in the summer and a warm jacket for the winter months
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We just seemed to randomly drive around the Pilanesberg Park. The park rangers did not keep in touch by radio as to where the big game was which was what I experienced in the Kruger Park. Of the big 5 we only saw some elephants....More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Peter E
    Glen F, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Peter E I am sorry you did not enjoy the game drive in Pilanesberg that much. It is difficult to compare the game drives in Pilanesberg with the private game lodge drives in the Kruger Park area because they are so different. I will...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Throughout the entire process, from my enquiry until the end of this fabulous Safari day - everything worked perfectly. The team was very responsive and my driver David was very reliable and knowledgable. I felt very safe and learned a lot. I saw so many...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank dani7873
    Glen F, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi dani7873 Thank you for writining this great review and for taking time to do it, I really appreciate it. Thank you for the feedback about David, this is always good to have and I am glad he did his job properly and took good...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2019

    first of all, kudos to susan at go safari for keeping in touch prior to the event. she did a great job providing important information and details that helped me prepare for the safari. i especially appreciated her warmth and professionalism as this was my...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank kimberli2020
    Glen F, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2019

    Hi Kimberli Firstly thank you for taking time and writing this review and for your kind words about Susan and Go Safari and i am glad you have a great safari and a wonderful day. Pilanesberg is beautiful and a great way to spend a...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

    Highly recommend this trip! Not only was our guide, Stephen friendly and informative, he took special care to ensure our needs were met throughout. The booking process itself was easy and quick making us feel great from the get go. The actual park experience exceeded...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank nishusood
    Glen F, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

    Hi nishusood Thank you for taking time and writing this great review, I do appreciate it. It is also good to get feedback about our guides and it is good to know he did his job welll - I will let Stephen know and Susan...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2019

    Definitely a day I will never forget! The whole experience, including the 2 and a half hour drive from Rosebank with my guide Stephen, was a blast! I would recommend this safari to anyone visiting the Pilanesberg area!

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank emfowler91
    Glen F, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2019

    Hi emfowl I am glad you had such a great time and memories you will have forever. I am also glad you enjoyed the drive with Stephen, thanks for the positive feedback. Now you need to come back for another great experience.. Regards Glen

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    Hello. Yes I organised a solo trip with them and they were very accommodating. I had a great time and would recommend it!
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