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Very cool game drive

Yesterday I made a game drive with Andy from Alan Tours. It lasted the whole day from the sunrise... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fiorellino68
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Marburg
A memorable experience!!

First of all Angelika in the office was super fast replying to our requests and very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
_johliz1
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Gold Coast, Australia
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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...more
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5 Albatros Crescent, Port Elizabeth 6011, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yesterday I made a game drive with Andy from Alan Tours. It lasted the whole day from the sunrise until after sunset. Andy told me a lot about the Park and the animal behaviour especially of the elephants. We had outstanding sightings of elephants also...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

First of all Angelika in the office was super fast replying to our requests and very friendly and professional. Our tour guide was Alan himself. It was just the two of us touring Addo's Elephant Park with Alan and straight away we felt comfortable and...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Johliz1, Lovely to hear back from you and thank you for your wonderful review and such kind words, it was an absolute pleasure being with the two of you on the safari to Addo. We were indeed lucky and saw some great sights. I...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

When looking for companies to go on Safari with, reviews and value for money play a big part. Instinct also had a big say in me going with Alan Tours, namely because of my initial communication with Angelika, Alan's heartbeat in the office. As other...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi ICCC 14656, Wow you knock my socks off!! Thank you for such a wonderful review. You have obviously thought through the events of the day thoroughly and memorized many of the highlights we experienced in Addo. Thank you for complimenting Angelika on her attention...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

I was visiting South Africa in September 2017 and having read about Addo, I've decided to make a stop in Port Elizabeth. I chose to do a guided tour with Alan Tours as I was travelling alone. Alan collected me from my accommodation in the...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Lucyls2018, Thank you so much for such a wonderful review and your kindness in taking the time and effort to post your thoughts on this very powerful platform, we appreciate your efforts more than you will know. Although your trip was sometime ago I...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

After having read the great reviews on trip advisor I decided to book a full day Addo trip with elephant ride with Alan tours. It was a totally unforgettable day-magical. Alan is so knowledgable and gave us history & insights along the way. We had...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi OJTS33, Thank you so very much for taking the time and trouble to post such a wonderfully written review on Trip Advisor. As you will know Trip Advisor is a very powerful travel guide and we appreciate every positive review we get. Your kind...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

No, I didn't see any lions on the day of my tour with Alan Tours, despite our little group's chant in an effort to make them appear, but a tremendous day was had nevertheless. My first dealings with Alan Tours was via email through Angelika,...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Hi Mikkaau, Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write such a lovely, descriptive review. Trip Advisor is such a powerful medium and we are more than grateful for every positive response we can get. Thank you. I can still hear the ringing...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

My husband and I booked a half day tour of Addo Elephant National Park with Alan Tours and we had a wonderful experience. Alan picked us up from our hotel, drove us to the park, and gave us a fantastic tour. He knows the park...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi, Angelad562017, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, I remember the day perfectly when it all came together so nicely. We saw so much for a half day tour including Lions at play on the grasslands in the south of the park, Many...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Thinking of doing a self-drive tour through Addo? Don’t do it! Book Alan tours. TLDR; Alan is, simply put, a phenomenal tour guide: he deeply and intuitively understands and cares about nature and, in particular, the amazing herbivores and carnivores which call Addo home. We...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Dear Transformative experience, Thank you so much for such a lovely, warm and positive review. I have over many years been motivated by a need to try and awaken a better understanding of nature and the wildlife living within the boundaries of these ecosystems and...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I traveled from Canada to such an incredible country!! I booked our tour before leaving and Angelika,was awesome throughout the booking process!! Our tour guide,Malcom picked us from our accommodation right on time :-))He is an incredible wealth of knowledge and as...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Dear Wow, Thank you so much for such a lovely positive review, we, especially Malcolm appreciates your time and trouble, he is indeed a dedicated and passionate wildlife guide and mentioned your passion for all forms of life, commenting on the fact that he had...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a Addo guide; please don’t look any further and book your tot with Alan Tours. I was browsing the internet how to visit the Addo elephant parc, and doubted between driving myself or go with a organized guide. A person...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi mkcaribean-traveler, Thank you so much for such a wonderful, positive review, really appreciate your time and trouble. What a wonderful day we had, everyone in the tour vehicle got on just fine and the weather played along nicely. The morning was hot and drenched...More

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Ronald W
30 July 2018|
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Hi Thank you for your question. Yes we do transfers to most places. could you please send your details dates etc to us by email and we;ll get all the info off to you
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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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