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Holiday review by Mr James McKee

Date of trip: 31/03/2017
Number of people: 4
Country: South Africa

Overall level of Satisfaction

Tribes Overall: "Excellent"
Tribes Service: "Sinead was brilliant, went over and above to help, especially in getting the flight seats booked for us in advance, with young children its great not to worry that we might not be together."
Guides: "Mike, one of the rangers at Gondwana was brilliant, funny and very knowledgeable. Felt very safe and comfortable with my young family at all times. "
Social & Environmental Responsibility: "Excellent"


Our Memories

"On our last evening of the Safari, we saw a lone bull elephant very close in the amazing sunset, very majestic. After, Mike our ranger pulled into an opening and said we could get out to stretch our legs, what a star he was as he produced a small table, nibbles and drinks for us all. What a way to finish, huge wild creatures and drinking a large G& T in the African sunset. Lifetime memories, especially as my son found a giraffe thigh bone, it was about the size of him!"

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Time: GMT +2 hours

Flight time: There are daily flights from Europe to Johannesburg (about 10 ½ hours direct) and Cape Town (about 11 hours). There is also a good network of domestic flights connecting all main towns.

Language: English is South Africa's main administrative language and is widely spoken. There are also 11 official tribal languages.

Visas: Visas are not required for British passport holders.

Health: No vaccinations are compulsory. Malaria is found in certain areas (mainly Kruger and the east coast towards Mozambique), but not throughout the country.



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