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Alan Tours, based in the fun filled, coastal Holiday City of Port Elizabeth on the Sunshine Coast in the Eastern Cape is proud to promote South Africa, home to the Big 5 and Big 7 Safaris! A land with a unique natural, cultural and historical...more
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5 Albatross Crescent, Seaview,, Port Elizabeth 6011, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 September 2019

Fantastic from start to finish. Alan is a wonderful guide, full of great information about all of the animals encountered throughout the day on top of great local insights. The trip itself felt well planned, not rushed, and flowed pleasantly from start to finish.More

Date of experience: August 2019
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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi John9876567, wonderful to hear back from you and thank you for taking the time to post a wonderful Trip Advisor review. I really enjoyed your company and still refer to you as the whale whisperer. We had a wonderful Big 7 safari with a...More

Reviewed 20 August 2019 via mobile

I’m still at awe from my previous visit in Port Elizabeth, seeing most of the Big 7 and more! We were able to see Humpback whales, Dolphins, Penguins, Ostriches, Zebras, Buffaloes, Kudu, Eland, Bushbuck, Duiker, Warthogs, Vervet Monkeys & a dose of Elephant sightings. I...More

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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

Hi Miqpablo! Another fantastic response from you, many many thanks! Well, that certainly was my best day to date out on the bay! With So many dolphins in the early part of the morning leading us out to St Croix Island and the penguin colony....More

Reviewed 5 August 2019 via mobile

I only had the weekend to spend roaming around Port Elizabeth and I am super happy to have chosen to book Alan Tours! They have truly made my first visit to South Africa memorable as Andrew (guide) came to fetch me on time from my...More

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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2019

Hi miqpablo! What a fantastic review, many thanks, that's the kind of positive feedback which we thrive on! It's my pleasure to show off our beautiful coastline and you certainly hit the jackpot with near perfect weather over the two days which we were on...More

Reviewed 11 July 2019 via mobile

Booking the big 7 with Alan tours was easy and stress free. The big 7 was amazing, such a once in a lifetime experience. My whole family absolutely enjoyed every minute of the day. It is so worth the money. Tanya and Andrew were fantastic....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2019

Hi Keston87 Cheers for the accolades...(from Tanya too!!), such a dramatic day day! the enthusiasm from your family was so spontaneous and such a pleasure to watch people having a good time,looking around the boat even people who were'nt part of our group started to...More

Reviewed 23 June 2019

Great tour. Alan was excellent. We learnt so much about the lighthouse and surrounding area. Spectacular views from the top of the lighthouse, even got to see humpback whales breaching in the distance. I would recommend this tour to anybody spending some time in Port...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

Hi JakeK971, Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Tripadvisor. It is a very powerful marketing tool and every positive review means a lot to us. It was great to have you and Chrislin along for the...More

Reviewed 11 May 2019 via mobile

We had a wonderful day-safari with Andrew as our guide in the park. We saw a lot of animals om close hold. Andrews knowledge about the animals made the day to a great experience.More

Date of experience: May 2019
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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

Hi 497maritg Thank you for your kind words, it's not too often that I have Norwegians on tour and made even more special with my ancestral ties to your beautiful country! Not a bad start to the day with the rising sun taking the edge...More

Reviewed 10 May 2019

This is our fifth visit to South Africa and our third return visit to Port Elizabeth. On both previous visits we booked excursions with Alan Tours and naturally we booked with them again on this occasion. They are the best , simply put. We arranged...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

Hi Pesaro2 What a pleasure to have return visitors to our beautiful country! Well done, the two of you for all of the care and support which you provide to the wildlife NGO's around the globe, the world is a better place because of people...More

Reviewed 9 May 2019

Graeme was wonderful. PIcked us and another couple up at the cruise dock shortly after the ship arrived. His van was roomy and the windows were clean, offering great views. Graeme was very personable and extremely knowledgeable. Wonderful views of elephants, cape buffalo, kudu, and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2019

Hi Jelaly, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of the day you spent with Graeme in the Addo elephant National park. Graeme has a wealth of knowledge and a passion not only for the larger more spectacular animals of the bush but also...More

Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

We just came back from a half day tour with Andrew and I have to say this has been the best game viewing so far. Andrew greeted us at our hotel and we started our drive to the park he had great insights about South...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

Hi elsaramos, Thank you for the great review! It was cold and wet wasn't it, the kind of weather that keeps people in bed and elephants hiding in the bush! A pubilic holiday for our national elections too, almost as if the elephants took a...More

Reviewed 20 April 2019 via mobile

Quite last minute we booked the Big 7 tour with Alan tours in Addo Elephant Park and were happy, that they could accommodate us. Andrew picked us up in the morning and was our guide for the day. There were no other guests so we...More

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wildguide, Guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

Hi TestT128 A pretty good day for sure! Starting out with some inclement weather on route to St Croix island, certainly got the adrenaline going! I remember looking around at all the other seafarers and everyone was thoroughly enjoying the exhilirating dash across the bay...More

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Ronald W
30 July 2018|
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Hi Thank you for your question. Yes we do transfers to most places. could you please send your details dates etc to us by email and we;ll get all the info off to you
21 February 2016|
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Hi Carol, many thanks for your valuable enquiry and apologies for the delay in getting back to you but I have been on an extended overnight tour for the last few days. As much as I would like to give you the information you... More
14 November 2015|
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Good day to you. Thank you for your valuable enquiry. Yes, it is indeed quite feasible to do a trip to Addo from the Port Elizabeth harbour and return in time. We do many such trips for the Cruise ships during our summer... More