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Ekala Eco Tours

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Johannesburg 2053, South Africa
+27 72 604 1879
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An amazing introduction to wildlife

Janet picked us up at our hotel and by 9:30 a.m. we were seeing the big beasts in amazing numbers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Eric S
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Salem, Oregon, United States
Incredibly Enlightening Experience

I had a long layover in JNB before heading off to my next destination, so I figured I'd book a tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thelisztomania
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Chicago, Illinois
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We pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of South Africa and intimate knowledge of the tours, historically/culturally and wildlife safaris we offer. With our knowledge and experience, bringing a lifetime of experience in South Africa (and 4 generations before us) to ensure our clients capitalise best on their time and budget. We personally conduct and organise all our tours and safaris as highly experience and professional guides. Get an enhanced understanding of South Africa’s history and diverse cultures.
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Johannesburg 2053, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Janet picked us up at our hotel and by 9:30 a.m. we were seeing the big beasts in amazing numbers. Juvenile hippos at play, wildebeest, zebra, lions, baby elephants with their mom and at least a dozen animals we'd never heard of! She picked perfect...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a long layover in JNB before heading off to my next destination, so I figured I'd book a tour to pass the time. Malcolm picked me up at the airport and off we went for the day. From the onset, it was evident...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

during the 7 hours Janet traveled with us through Johannesburg, we saw different parts of the City, get in contact with different people and we got a lot of information and background about the City the people and South Africa. This was more as a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an amazing trip to the Cullinan Diamond mine with Ekala. They were professional and went above and beyond with every portion of the tour. It turned into so much more then about Diamonds. It started from the arrival from the airport all the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ekala made it a very memorable experience. We have now sent neighbors Pauline and Andrew Stacey. Keep up the good work. Regards Simon and Suzanne Colbert

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Janet was our private guide for a Pilanesburg safari and then a day tour of Johannesbug. We visited the Ann van Dyk cheetah center, spent time in Pilanesburg, visited the Cradle of Humankind as a part of the safari. Janet loves South Africa and shared...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Ekala Tours was so much more than a tour company. We spent 3 days with Janet, Malcolm and Linda which included a day travelling the Panorama route from Kruger back to Johannesberg, 2 nights at the Ekala Guest House and a full day tour of...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Though late, I’d be remiss if I didn’t comment on my November 2017 day tour with Janet. My niece and I had one day in Johannesburg after a safari tour before heading back to U.S.A. Janet picked us up at our hotel and dropped us...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We took our first trip to South Africa at Christmas and spent several days with Ekala. I cannot emphasize enough how great Malcolm, Janet and Linda were to our family. They handled all the arrangements for a trip to the Cradle of Humanity site, a...More

Thank Kerrie A
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I had one and half days in Johannesburg/Pretoria area before departing on Rovos Rail and did not want to waste my time. First day spent in Johannesburg and Soweto; Janet collected me early morning and was a most informative and friendly guide making sure I...More

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Andreea C
23 May 2018|
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Response from Linda D | Property representative |
Ekala prefers to deal directly with clients, not on public platforms. Our tours/safaris/packages are private and professional only. This with an experienced and registered guide. Structured around your actual requirement’s... More
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Magifrommqgelan
19 February 2016|
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Response from Linda D | Property representative |
Hi Our tours/safaris are all private only. We do not supply the mixed group – shuttle type tours/safaris. We feel there is little value in these. Specifically where you have only one or two days available for this with... More
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Hi Ekala Eco Tours does not quote on public platforms. The information we require to advise/quote accurately is perhaps information that is not ideal to detail on such a public platform. We only communicate/quote directly to... More
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