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Travel in and around Durban City with experienced and knowledgeable guides. We offer Durban Safaris to Big5 Game Reserves, Durban City Tours, Township Tours, Zulu Cultural Experiences and more. We will pick you up from anywhere in Durban. Durban Day...more
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Rocca Marina | 9 Sandile Thusi Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
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+27 82 460 7775
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 June 2011

Going on this safari was one of the best experiences I ever had.... We left early morning as it has been informed that we will be able to see the big 5 only if we reech the safari by 6 in the morning....we took our...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I sent over $600 for a deposit for my group tour. They confirmed that they received it and now a few days before my trip they are saying that the money was withdrawn from their account and they need to cancel. This is beyond RIDICULOUS!...More

4  Thank jami22
DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Hi Jami22 We have spoken and are still currently speaking to resolve this matter. Your bank made a payment of behalf of you for a tour. They have used a third party bank which said the funds where on the way. My bank credited my...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

What an informative guy! We've raised our family on safaris and I can honestly say mine and my husband's three days with you on a personalised safari is the best we've experienced. You shared your vast knowledge with us driving around the Umfolozi. You shared...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Hi Paula J Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are very happy you had a great safari with us. Paul said he had a fantastic time guiding you around the park. Hopefully next time the hyenas will show themselves at...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

We booked a group safari from Greece with Durban Safaris. Jon was the person setting up our safari. We had many questions and he answered all of them very quickly whenever we emailed. Our guide was great! We stayed in the Big Five safari park...More

3  Thank nicostalos36
DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hello Nicostalos36 Thank you for your review and kind words. So happy you had a good safari with us! Kind Regards John

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Durban Safari arranged a 3-days safari tour in Hluhluwe / Imfolozi and delightful cruise on Sta Lucia estuary at short notice after being let down by travel agent. We had the pleasure of having Rob Brown as our guide for the 3-day safari and his...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hello Gary and Julie Thank you for your review! Very happy we could assist in putting on this safari for you, after the trouble you had with the other agent! Rob really enjoyed this trip, as you mentioned there were some great sightings! Keep well...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

On my return journey from meeting friends in Durban I decided to take my 6 year old son for a safari trip during the last couple of days in SA. Durban safaris were extremely accommodating with my bespoke trip and arranged a private transfer to...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Norrisc123 Thank you for your review! Thrilled you had a good time on safari with Paul! Those Leopard never make it easy for us:-) Kind Regards John

Reviewed 9 January 2018

My travel buddy and I have just returned from a fortnight in beautiful South Africa and one of the highlights of the trip was the two-day safari experience we organised with Durban Say Safaris. This included a visit to the Hluhluwe reserve, a stay at...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Must_try_it_all Thank you for taking the time to write a review! Very happy you both had a great time on safari with us! Keep well and enjoy your next adventure! Regards John

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Just returned from a 5-days safari tour in Hluhluwe/Imfolozi and delightful cruise on Sta Lucia estuary (croco-hippos). We, a group of 6, spent hours and hours in the park, excited and tracking animals. Our guide/driver/tracker Paul is a very passionate person and high skill regarding...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Hi 64Fonj Thank you for taking the time to write a review and upload your pictures! So happy you had a good time and got some amazing sightings on your trip! Paul really enjoyed his time with you all! Keep well and enjoy your next...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Just returned from a wonderful 3 day safari in Hluhluwe/Imfolozi reserves with a fabulous guide and host , our man Barry. .....cannot thank you enough for making this such a fabulous experience. The initial plans were hampered a little by late disembarkation from the ship,...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi Barry Thank you for taking the time to review us! So happy you enjoyed your time on safari! Also thank you for recommending us to your friends back home. Regards John

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Start to finish, John and Paul guided us on our African Journey. John was at hand to answer any questions we might have and alleviate any concerns with our booking/schedule. Paul was amazing with his in depth knowledge of the reserve, wildlife and has a...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi There Thank you for taking the time to write a review! So happy you enjoyed your safari and the facilities at camp! Next time we will find you those Lions:-) Regards John

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our whole trip was fantastic from start to finish. I have been fortunate enough to do a few safari's in my life and our stay at Hilltop in Hluhluwe was unforgettable. Apart from the elusive big cats we managed to see all the rest of...More

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DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Kjdelmoro Thank you for your review! So happy you had an enjoyable time on safari! You were very lucky with the three wild dog sightings! Next time we will find those cats:-) Regards John

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

From start to finish awesome trip saw everything we wanted and more. Tried one night in Mpila (unfenced camp) and ate to the sound of a lions roar!!! Paul made our trip great fun and is incredibly knowledgeable knowing where and when to find the...More

1  Thank Pioneer640596
DurbanSafaris, Owner at Durban Day Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Hi Thank you for your review! Paul had an amazing time with you guys. I have some pictures and videos from your trip, which I will upload this week to social media! Thank you for choosing to use us again for another safari! Regards John

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DrMedhat
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Hi DrMedhat I have replied to the email you sent to our business email address. Regards John
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