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Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours

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7 Grunter Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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Wonderful Day Thanks to Personal Attention

In the months leading up to our visit, Peter was very helpful in finding an activity that we would... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
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A beautiful experience of our country

I was asked what was the highlight of this trip... And my response was.... Everything! Our trip was... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
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Extreme Nature Tours and Travel is a family-owned tour operator based in Saint Lucia South Africa, run by brothers Charl and Peter Koen. We both have backgrounds as conservationists and have worked as game rangers in several parks in South Africa. We offer a huge variety of tours and safaris, from day trips to longer itineraries. We also provide a travel service where we arrange accommodation, routes and activities to ensure a smooth vacation in South Africa. We also offer Safaris from Richards Bay
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

In the months leading up to our visit, Peter was very helpful in finding an activity that we would enjoy despite many things we wanted to do already being booked. Then, when we arrived, our guide and the entire team were very helpful and friendly...they...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hi Collin. Thank you so much for the great review, we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards from the Extreme Nature Tours team.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I was asked what was the highlight of this trip... And my response was.... Everything! Our trip was to tembe elephant park, banganek to see the turtle hatching and ended with kosi bay. Charl is by far a treasure cove of knowledge, which is so...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much Mr M, we hope to see you guys soon :) Your review is really appreciated! I'll let you know about the fishing at Inhaca Island. Kind regards from Charl and the Extreme Nature Tours team

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

My husband, 11 year old daughter and my husband's parents spent a week in the little piece of paradise known as Bhanga Nek. After a very long 8hr drive, I wasn't sure the trip was worth it, as the last few km's on the road...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time at Bhanga Nek, finding your way there is half the adventure :). We will pass your kind words on to the camp managers. Kind...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We were met our ship when it docked (late) in Richards Bay by Charle. He took four of us to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Park. We saw three of the 'big five', elephants, rhino and buffalo ( they were quite far away), but the rhino and...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Hi Jenny. Thank you so much for the great review and your kind words. We are so happy that you had a good day with us in the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi park, we had great sightings of so many animals that day! Please get in touch with...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

We (10 ladies and one long suffering man) have just spent the most memorable 3 nights at Bhanga Nek in the communal campsite. Very rustic but comfortable and adequate. The restrooms were clean and we had hot water!! The staff were extremely friendly and helpful...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Loueen. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and for the great rating. Bhanga Nek is also one of our favourite places, as you say, paradise. We look forward to hearing from you in the future, please let us...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

I like to thank Peter and Charl on behalf of our family. Their service was fantastic. Peter was the person who answered mails promptly and did the pre planning. We only had one and half days and had been able to go to Thembe Natioanl...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Thorsten. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review and for recommending Extreme Nature Tours, this really means so much to us. We are so glad that you saw so many animals and enjoyed your time at Tembe, Bhanga...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Nothing was too much trouble for Charl who took us on a wonderful 5-day adventure along the coast north of St Lucia and into the Hluhluwe and iMfozoli safari parks. We had a river trip to see hippos, crocs and various birds at St Lucia,...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you so much for the great review, I'm so glad you enjoyed your tour with us as much as I did :) and Thank you so much for the surprise gift, I really didn't notice at the time, much appreciated! We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

From the first minute of interaction to the last everything was absolutely perfect. My father and I were on a cruise in South Africa and we watned to plan a two day excursion off the ship without much time to plan and without knowing much...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Olivia Thank you so much for the great rating, review and recommendation, it means so much to us!! Please let us know if you are in Zululand again, we will gladly assist you in any way possible. Kind regards from Peter and the Extreme...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

An amazing experience with an expert guide. Nothing was too much trouble for Charl, who seemed to know where every animal would be. Three of us were picked up from our cruise ship at 6am and we returned at 4.30, after an incredible day of...More

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Lena Thank you so much for the great review, we had such a good day in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi park, a day even I won't forget in a long time. Please let us know if you are in this area again, we will gladly assist you...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Two days safari Peter is by far the best in SA. Where others fail to perform Peter came up to the rescue Best value for your money Highly recommendedMore

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Charl K, Owner at Extreme Nature Tours and Travel Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Rami. Thank you so much for the 5 star rating, you guys were 5 star guests!! Glad you enjoyed your day trip on safari with Extreme Nature Tours while your luxury cruise ship was docked in Richard's Bay. Kind regards from Peter and the...More

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Ficklefan
11 January 2017|
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Response from Charl_Koen | Property representative |
Hi Alta Thank you so much for your inquiry. We are working on a package for you which we can discuss and which you can adapt to your specific interests. We do indeed do transfers from Richards Bay Airport as well as from... More
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