We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris

Features Animals
Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
+27 82 491 9370
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great day trip to Pilanesberg

I don’t often do reviews on here (shameful I know) but I’ve made an exception! We booked the 1... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travellingScot86
,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
ONE DAY AND DID IT ALL!

I didn’t want to wait to write my review because sometimes I forget but this trip!! Chris was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Libby C
Read all 168 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
We conduct private and small group tours around JHB, JHB/Soweto, Apartheid museum, The Cradle of Humankind, Pretoria and the Pilanesberg. We also do overnight tours to Pilanesberg, camping or chalet and lodge venues. Group size is kept small to ensure an exclusive experience. We try to accommodate special requests as far as possible.
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chris green” (18 reviews)
“his knowledge” (14 reviews)
“day trip” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
CONTACT
Website
+27 82 491 9370

Similar Things to Do in Johannesburg

Write a Review
Reviews (168)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t often do reviews on here (shameful I know) but I’ve made an exception! We booked the 1 day private Pilanesberg Safari with Cashan Africa and were very excited about it. Chris, our guide, kindly picked us up at our hotel bright and early...More

Thank travellingScot86
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there travellingScot86! Thank you for your very kind words! It was a really enjoyable day out for me too! Getting the preparations right is a part of it; binos for me, binos for guests, cold water in abundance, map, snacks and reference books etc!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn’t want to wait to write my review because sometimes I forget but this trip!! Chris was wonderful. As a woman traveling alone in South Africa I was a bit skeptical. Chris showed up on time at my hotel and was dressed the part...More

Thank Libby C
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Libby! Gosh what a wonderful review! Many thanks for taking the care to write such a detailed report. You actually covered a very full day out and your review shows that it is possible to do this. The Cradle is a fantastic World Heritage...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little delayed in writing this review, but better late than never. I arranged for a tour with Cashan for my three colleagues and I back in the end of July, and the entire experience was perfect. Penny was incredibly helpful and responsive during the...More

Thank AD5
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi AD5! Thanks very much for your review, we always look forward to hearing back from our guests I remember your trip very well, it was a great pleasure meeting you and your colleagues. Penny is the glue that holds our enquiry and booking phase...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Howard was amazing! A mining engineer with fantastic scientific, business, economic, political, legal, social and tourism knowledge of Johannesburg and South Africa. We chose Cashan Africa Tours from the TripAdvisor comments and ratings. It was the perfect choice for the two of us. We took...More

Thank william s
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Hello William here with is Howard's reply to your wonderful review.Hello william s this is Howard – I’ve been on the Wild Coast for a coupla days! Firstly, thank you for your great review. I appreciate it and the time you took to post it....More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We booked one day Soweto and Johannesburg tour and it was perfect. Chris is a great guide that lead us throughout the most interesting places of the cities. He amazed us with explanations on local culture, history, his kindness and good relations with all locals....More

Thank duccio m
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Duccio! Gosh many thanks for your very kind review! It was privilege to take you and your family around Soweto and Jozi, I am so glad you were able to meet many of my friends in different areas, I think you will agree that...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We arranged a tour for 6 to spend the day at Pilanesberg. Peter picked us up promptly at 6am and we set out! About a 2 hour drive from our BnB. Peter was extremely knowledgeable and shared points of interest and interesting facts slightly by...More

1  Thank CookTeach
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Hi there! After some days out of the office here is Peter's response, we are very glad to have him as one of our guides. CookTeach A rather belated reply to the wonderful review dated 04/08/2017. It turned out to be a memorable outing with...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

I met Chris almost 2 years ago when I did several wonderful tour days with Cashan during my visit to Johannesburg. Once again I found myself in Johannesburg alone while my spouse was working. This trip I requested the Pilanesberg full day trip and a...More

Thank renee k
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi there renee k ! Wow! Thank you so much for your review and observations on our now to be established, new tour! Your day convinced us, it is a fabulous mountain range and still retains its wonderful sense of space and the wilderness. The...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Several times I have gone on trips and tours with Chris Green. In 2016 we went to Kruger for a week. It was fabulous! His knowledge of animals and the natural world is steller. It was so fabulous that when I returned to South Africa...More

Thank heaton2017
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Hi there heaton2017! Thank you so much for posting your comments on your visits! let me say it was a great pleasure renewing our acquaintance and continuing the discussions! One of the treats of guiding is meeting people who are willing to share their experiences...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Most of our friends who went to South Africa saw Cape Town and did a safari, but missed out on Johannesburg, which is a shame. We spent three full days there in April and were delighted. Among our stops were the incredible Apartheid Museum; Nelson...More

Thank WorldTraveler20c
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Well hello WorldTraveller20c! Wow! It is not often we get such a fabulous review and detailed report back about our tours! Suffice to say perhaps from all three of us that it was indeed a good and rewarding experience for us too! What you have...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

We wanted to visited Soweto on our way home to UK after spending 2 weeks driving along the Garden Route (highly recommended btw). We flew into Tambo airport from Port Elizabeth arriving at around 1030hrs and we were met by Chris from Cashan as planned....More

Thank Ian S
Chris G, Owner at Cashan Africa Tours & Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Hi there Ian, Many thanks for your very clear and detailed review! Your tour was one of those challenges we sometimes face, a shortened day balanced by less traffic, it being a Saturday! I am glad you spoke about the gold story, it is hard...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Pablo Eggs-Go-Bar
46 reviews
.44 km away
The Ant Cafe
76 reviews
.35 km away
La Santa Muerte
29 reviews
.44 km away
Lucky Bean
309 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lindfield Victorian House Museum
111 reviews
1.20 km away
Melville
255 reviews
.38 km away
Taste of Africa
28 reviews
1.43 km away
44 Stanley
108 reviews
1.34 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sandra S
24 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Chris G | Property representative |
Hi Sandra, I would suggest you go to the Cradle of Humankind for the afternoon or do the Maboneng market in Johannesburg. The Lesedi Cultural village only has their tour starting at 4pm so I think you would not get to the... More
0
Votes
Maccy777
4 April 2015|
Answer
Response from CashanAfrica | Property representative |
Hi Maccy, Sorry my answer never got posted! The sunday markets are open even on Holiday weekends, especially Arts on Main and The Sheds at 1Fox street. Great food and music so always worth a look.
0
Votes
Maccy777
4 April 2015|
Answer
Response from CashanAfrica | Property representative |
Hi Maccy, we are fully booked this weekend but there are two venues that will have activities first is The Sheds @ 1 Fox Street, this has food court artists exhibits and music, Also a bar and artisan beers etc. Nice laid... More
0
Votes