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Addo Elephant National Park

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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
+27 42 233 8600
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Private Addo Elephant National Park Day Tour from Port Elizabeth
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“main camp” (110 reviews)
“self drive” (118 reviews)
“watering hole” (65 reviews)
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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Addo Elephant for 3 nights, staying the first night at the Main Camp in safari tents. The information centre has great info on all the animals in the park, including the history of the park & how the original population was saved from...More

Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Addo on a recent road trip and it was most definitely the highlight of our vacation! As we only had one day to spend in the park we decided to make use of the local "Hop-on-guide" Simnikiwe. His knowledge about the park was...More

1  Thank 372delanah
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited the park 3 days in a row, once in our car and saw lots of animals and had lovely lunch. 2nd day with a guide from dung beetle lodge which was incredible then on day 3 on horse back. All 3 days were awesome...More

Thank 2015kirsten2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was simply a superb and compact national park. Plenty of animals. We saw elephant herds on all 3 days of drives to include lots of baby elephants. The park supports about 15 lions and we watched about 5 of them work on eating a...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Game drives here were good where you could find open country away from the high thick growth. We saw lots of elephant and three lions.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 4 nights in Addo. It was fantastic as we manage to see so many of the animals in the park. Had the experience of watching a herd of buffalo at the waterhole and the buffalo bull in the middle of the waterhole having a...More

1  Thank RobMaryBurke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was working in Port Elizabeth and decided to take a break to visit one of my favorite spots - the Addo Elephant Park. As usual the elephants did not disappoint and we got some amazing photos of them playing in the little bit of water...More

Thank moniquestrydom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the main camp and did the sun-downer and the first tour in the morning and it was well worth it. We saw lots of elephants, also quite a few babies, we saw lions, zebras, cheetahs, turtles and so much more. One thing...More

Thank 0000XXXXXX
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super fun for a family outing! We played Spot the animals game on the brochure and the kids had so much fun! :-) We saw so many animals, but off course we were there to see the elephants, what a glorious sight...so many herds flocked...More

Thank Theresa E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is no doubt this national park is called Addo elephant park, we saw so many elephants during our one nights over stay here. We didn't see any other big five other than buffalo. The forage is quite high here, so driving in a small...More

Thank asiantravelgirl
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raghd18
12 June 2017|
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Response from geedeebee | Reviewed this property |
The knysna Elephant park is really for kids where you can get up close to the elephants and feed them, Addo is huge and has a far greater range of animals but they are wild so you can't get near them like you can at Knysna.
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Hannah R
4 June 2017|
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Response from geedeebee | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will love it, when they see their first elephant or giraffe they will be hooked
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Hannah R
26 May 2017|
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Response from yusuf r | Reviewed this property |
4 is fine. I went with my 2 year old. You are in your car most of the time, unless you are at a picnic spot. They do not allow kids under 12 on the game drives.
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