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Primaluce Tours and Safaris

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14 Constantia Street | Bryanston, Johannesburg 2518, South Africa
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Chris Murray, a phenomenal South Africa tour expert

I had the pleasure of joining in on a tour of Johannesburg with friends visiting from Switzerland... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
dee192017
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Frankfurt, Germany
Vacation of a Lifetime!!!

We had an amazing trip with Chris Murray. After staying at a lodge for six days, we wanted to add... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
LauraCaz
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Los Angeles, California
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Primaluce Tours and Safaris is Johannesburg based, inbound travel company for groups and "Free Independent Travelers". We hold the keys to the most beautiful destinations imaginable in Southern Africa. All our guides have passed stringent examinations to earn relevant certifications as THETA guides. We will work with you, hand-in-hand, in the conceptualization and realization of your dream holiday.
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14 Constantia Street | Bryanston, Johannesburg 2518, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

I had the pleasure of joining in on a tour of Johannesburg with friends visiting from Switzerland. As a South African, having lived in Johannesburg for years, I thought I knew my city quite well, but I was wrong. I learnt so much from Chris...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had an amazing trip with Chris Murray. After staying at a lodge for six days, we wanted to add to our trip in South Africa, so we booked him for six days. What an amazing adventure. He took us to Swaziland where we visited...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Chris did an excellent job of sharing his knowledge. We spent 7 days with him and enjoyed his company, knowledge, and insight. His skills as a naturalist were much appreciated and as good as any safari leader we had. Having a personal guide made the...More

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PrimaLuceTours, Owner at Primaluce Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time in SA. We had such fun over the 7 days! I really enjoyed parting my knowledge of the bush and our beautiful country with you. I do hope...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

We recently spent a 3 weeks traveling in Africa and had the pleasure of Chris' expertise and company for 3 days. He picked us up at the game preserve we were visiting and drove us into Swaziland. We spent three days with him and enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We used Chris the second week of our visit to South Africa. He picked us up at the game preserve we were visiting and drove us for the following week, taking us to three different preserves along the way. He is extremely knowledgeable about all...More

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PrimaLuceTours, Owner at Primaluce Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to guide you during your time spent in South Africa - i thoroughly enjoy imparting my knowledge with such enthusiastic guests. You guys were great! Please let us know if you have any future travel plans to South...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Chris Murray's attention detail was truly impressive. Having " been in the business " for many years there is not much Chris hasn't seen before, and as a result most potential problems were foreseen and avoided before they arose. The logistics of a cycling holiday...More

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PrimaLuceTours, Guest Relations Manager at Primaluce Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you so much Chris, we really appreciate your review. Let us know if you would like some more information on our cycle safaris.

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Chris was a really knowledgeable guide and very friendly. The best thing was that he was so keen to make sure i saw the animals and patiently drove for 2.5 hours to show me rhinos. I got to see trhinos, xebra, lions, hipos, antelope, wildebeest...More

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PrimaLuceTours, Guest Relations Manager at Primaluce Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

We are delighted that you enjoyed your short trip to the Pilanesberg, and thanks so much for the review. We look forward to guiding you again in the near future.

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

My wife and I spent 10 days with Chris Murray of Primaluce Tours in South Africa in 2015. We have travelled to many parts of the world sand to date this was the best trip we have ever taken. Upon arriving in South Africa we...More

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PrimaLuceTours, Owner at Primaluce Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Hi Lloyd, Thank you so much for your kind words - it was such a pleasure guiding you and your wife during your stay in South Africa. I will be forever indebted to you for all the 'good words' you have spread among your family...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Chris is the best guide with a fabulous personality! He is also highly educational and entertaining!

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Chris was great! We were only able to spend one day with him in Johannesburg but he showed us the sights and educated us along the way. I highly recommend him!

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