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Tiger Hunters Tours & Safaris - Day Adventures

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Pongola, South Africa
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We originally contacted Philip strictly for Tiger Fishing at Lake Jozini but ended up letting him... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Theatricalmama
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Carmel, Indiana
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Top class service for tiger fishing charters. Very impressive guidance and assistance. On time... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Moosa A
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Tiger Hunters Tours & Safari's is a small local South African company that was founded by Philip van Wyk a true tigerfishing extremist who has been fishing the waters of lake Jozini for more than 20yrs in which he gained all the knowledge, skills and tricks needed in bait, lure and fly fishing, when considering one of these freshwater monsters as a target.
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

We originally contacted Philip strictly for Tiger Fishing at Lake Jozini but ended up letting him plan 5 days of adventure for us including lodging and meals. Everything he planned exceeded our expectations. His attention to detail, safety and excitement made for a very memorable...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Top class service for tiger fishing charters. Very impressive guidance and assistance. On time. Good clean enjoyable fishing. Assistance with baiting up. Tony the skipper and owner/partner knows how to put you into the fish. Well worth the adventure.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

For myself and a group of friends, this trip was about a year in the making. That gave us enough time to save up a little and to coordinate our leave dates. We departed Durban early Tuesday morning with the aim of missing the peak...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

A small party of 3 including my dad my brother and myself went on a 2 day tiger fishing adventure with Philip in April 2015. It was hot and sunny. Philip always maintained excellent email contact throughout the entire booking process as I arranged it...More

Thank Kamlin E
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Reviewed 10 November 2015

Philip has done it again. Eight of us tiger fishing and wow plentiful game viewing. Excellent accommodation in the bush to top it all of. As usual Philip goes out of his way to make you feel welcome and happy. I cannot say enough about...More

1  Thank ian m
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

Thank you Tiger Hunters Tours & Safaris, with me being disabled the joy of catching a Tiger Fish was very far from my mind and with your help and guidance it became a reality. With a great guide like Philip van Wyk to help you,...More

1  Thank kimbo608
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Some friends and I went fishing with Tiger Hunters in October 2014. The service was top notch. Phillip went out of his way to make our trip one to remember. I don't think too many guides will wait at a petrol station until midnight during...More

2  Thank Lourens79
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Reviewed 8 April 2015

I have now been on 2 trips with Philip and will definitely be back for more! When you have a great group of mates, cold beers and food for kings all you need to complete a perfect trip is a great guide! Philip meets this...More

2  Thank Scorge99
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Reviewed 2 April 2015

A group of 14 has now done a few trips with Philip and his professional approach and guidance is above the call of duty. We stayed in lovely fully kitted chalets right next to the Pongola Game reserve which were ideal for us. Even had...More

2  Thank ian m
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Reviewed 4 February 2015

We went fishing with Phillip in May 2013. I've been on a many guided fishing trips in the US and a number of other countries...sometimes you don't catch fish. That's the nature of things and that's how fishing works. When those days occur, you can...More

2  Thank Sean J
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Danielle H
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Response from 170philip | Property representative |
Good day Dannielle Hope you are well and thank you very much for your enquiry. I do have availability and would gladly help put together a package that would suite your needs and budget. If I may please kindly request that... More
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