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Our company specializes in the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park. We offer accommodation and a range of personalized tours and packages. Tours include guided bicycle rides and walks to learn about Zulu culture, medicinal plant uses and animals. Join us...more
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43 Hornbill Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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+27 35 590 1162
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a tour with Shakabarker based on friends’ recommendations and we couldn’t have chosen better! We booked by email the day before and very quickly everything was sorted. We got picked up from our place in some sort of safari vehicle and taken to...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Funny and knowledgeable guide... good way to get close to wild crocs and hippos for pictures and in general. Pick up from the hotel, snacks on the tour. Good value!

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Knowledgeable, smart, witty is how I would describe our tour leader Kian Barker. Our trip in his little boat up the Estuary at sunset was a highlight. We saw so many hippo, crocs, fish eagles and Egyptian geese. Kian was sensitive to the environment and...More

Thank Kariesa
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

o wow, ive been on many night drives but this was the best. I wad greeted by had. made to feel im important, and rhe feeling was relaxed. even if we missed the leopard we saw much more. sightings was pointed out with a laser....More

Thank theunsdelange3
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We did two tours with Shakabarker tours during our recent stay in St. Lucia, a boat trip and the Cape Vidal day tour. The most memorable of the two was the Cape Vidal tour, largely due to the excellent guidance by Sakhele. We saw a...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Shakabarker are so well-organised! You're picked up from your lodgings, taken to the launch site (which looks rather run-down but is fine). We were just four people on an early-morning river cruise, and our driver / guide / host had loads of hot drinks, fruit...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We are always satisfied with Shakabarker! The extra mile they go to pick up and drop off the guests are superb! Guides are very knowledgeable and we always have great feedback from our guests. Friendly and professional service!

Thank YvonneD2143
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Great safari’s, great guide, great nature, great admosphere!! We’ve seen lot’s of rhino’s And crcodilles!

Thank JanFinsterwolde
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My group of about 15 rambunctious students had a great visit with Shakabarker. We did the estuary cruise, the night drive and also the full day excursion up to the beach for a picnic lunch. I have booked my groups with Shakabarker before and I...More

Thank carl941
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Formerly St Lucia Wetlands. We could of driven but choose to have a day off. We were collected promptly by our driver guide, Sakhile, who was very knowledgeable and friendly . Had a great morning seeing a multitude of wildlife, before heading to Cape Vidal,...More

Thank David G
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