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Alan Tours

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5 Albatros Crescent, Port Elizabeth 6011, South Africa
+27 41 378 1486
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Such a perfect day

Although we had a rainy day, it was an amazing tour with many sightings. It was particularly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ralf j
Excellent Big 7, Port Elizabeth city , and Eastern Cape historical tours

First, booking the tours was a breeze through email with Angelika.She was extremely efficient and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
richh714
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Alan Tours, based in the fun filled, coastal Holiday City of Port Elizabeth on the Sunshine Coast in the Eastern Cape is proud to promote South Africa, home to the Big 5 and Big 7 Safaris! A land with a unique natural, cultural and historical diversity, unsurpassed in the modern world today.
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5 Albatros Crescent, Port Elizabeth 6011, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we had a rainy day, it was an amazing tour with many sightings. It was particularly pleasant that we had a closed vehicle and thus were protected from the bad weather. Malcom, our guide, was just great. Nice, friendly, with a lot of knowledge...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, booking the tours was a breeze through email with Angelika.She was extremely efficient and helpful, and responded to our questions within a couple of hours even on Sunday. All 3 tours were expertly guided by Alan. We did the marine life part of the...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Richh714, It was an absolute pleasure being with such wonderful, kind people, I enjoyed the time spent together and your quiet relaxed companionship which goes a long way to making my job so much more enjoyable. The BIG 7 tour was wonderful with brilliant...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Just spent 4 days on tours with either Alan or Mike as our guide. Angelika put together a package of contrasting locations so that we got a great feel for this prt of South Africa. Alan and Mike were very knowledgable and personable, making each...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JHJoburg16, It was wonderful to meet such easy going, enthusiastic folks whom seem to just love this wonderful country of ours. It was an absolute pleasure showing you and your wife around the sites and sounds of Port Elizabeth. Mike had the pleasure of...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

An amazing day whale watching, were we saw everything. Alan was a friendly and knowledgeable guide who took us to Addo elephant park. Alan was very informative even when driving us back about the countryside, townships, farms and the history of Port Elizabeth. I would...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow what a day, the weather was perfect for the boat ride, calm deep blue water, it wasn't a few minutes out of the harbour when we spotted birds circling over a few Bottle nosed Dolphins off the Port Elizabeth beachfront. getting closer we spotted...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I’m still on a high! Mike was an excellent tour guide :) very knowledgeable & worked hard to provide amazing experiences with the African wildlife. Highly recommend this tour. It’s a big day, but wholly wowsers! A perfect way to start a South African experience!...More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Angelika and Alan take pride in making your trip unforgettable. We booked the 8 days tour and preferred to begin and end in Cape Town. This was no problem at all. Angelika is very punctual in communicating all the necessary details. She strikes a personal...More

Thank Lucie B
wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hi Lucie B, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind words also thank you for such kind words for Angelika, as I mentioned there would be no Alan Tours if it wasn't for this miracle woman. I would also like to thank you and...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I live in the UK and booked this prior to my visit. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. As for Alan we couldn't have wished for a better guide he is so knowable and fun to be with which made our experience awesome.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We recently returned to Port Elizabeth and after our favourable experience using Alan Tours in May 2016 we decided to rebook the half day Addo tour with Alan Tours this year. Again we were not disappointed. We thoroughly enjoyed our second trip to Addo. Alan...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Hi Kathy, Francesco, Thank you so much for your kind words, your continued support and for taking the time to post such a favourable review on Tripadvisor. Angelika and I enjoyed your company and catching up over lunch. We hope the rest of your stay...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had a great experience with Alan Tours. He was on time, picked us up at our hotel, and we had a great time in the park. He was knowledgeable, safe and so much fun. Highly recommended.More

Thank Tracey L
wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Hi Tracey, family and friends, Thank you so much for the wonderful review, every review is immensely important to us and we appreciate the time and trouble you went to, to post this positive commentary. I really enjoyed your company and the little girls were...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

My husband and I have just returned from a month touring S.Africa, and to end our tour I booked an elephant tour to Addo with Alan Tours,being impressed with the numerous favourable reviews and I was not disappointed. From booking the tour Angelika was very...More

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Carol1217
20 February 2016|
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Hi Carol, many thanks for your valuable enquiry and apologies for the delay in getting back to you but I have been on an extended overnight tour for the last few days. As much as I would like to give you the information you... More
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vipw27
14 November 2015|
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Good day to you. Thank you for your valuable enquiry. Yes, it is indeed quite feasible to do a trip to Addo from the Port Elizabeth harbour and return in time. We do many such trips for the Cruise ships during our summer... More
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Ruioo
18 March 2015|
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Hi, Thank you for your question through Trip Advisor. The wild coast is a truly authentic destination on our East coast and one should consider doing a three to four day trip to this area as there is so much to do and see... More
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