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Go Safari

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Open today: 07:00 - 17:00
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Time to Go Safari! Go Safari, established in 1995, is a dynamic owner run tour operator and safari specialist able to identify your particular needs and offer programs to fit those needs for your safari in South Africa. From your brief to us, we...more
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Johannesburg 2194, South Africa
+27 11 792 6624
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never done a safari trip before so this was s real bucket list wish for me. Being in Joburg only for a few days for work meant my free time was limited. A day trip to Pilanesberg was just the perfect fit for me....More

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi secretsquirrel79 Thank you for the kind words and writing this great review. I am glad you got to see so many different animals but saying that the day tour to Pilanesberg and the 5 hour open top vehicle drive is good and our guests...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I had a wonderful time at the Bakubung Bush Lodge and enjoyed the safaris in the Pilanesburg National Park. The group from Go Safari was extremely helpful setting up our trip.

Thank Oman_Aggie
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Oman_Aggie I am glad you enjoyed Bakubung and the safaris, Bakubung is a nice lodge for families. Thank you for writing this great review and the kind words about us. Thank you Glen

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

SUMMARY: I had an excellent 4-day trip to Kreueger with Go Safari. Due to a change I made, Glenn booked it for me less than a week before I left, and created a marvelous experience for me, even though i game him almost no time...More

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Travel2gogo Thank you for taking time and writing this great and very comprehensive review I really appreciate it and all the feedback and comments. It is important for me to know how each part/person involved in making a safari special is doing their best....More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time in South Africa. Finished the holiday with a walk with elephants organised by Go Safari. Paddy was our driver with a wealth of experience and knowledge. Took us to Glen Africa where we were met by our guide Mel's after a...More

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi JWP300 Thank you for taking your time and writing this great review. It is always good for me to get such positive feedback about our guides and that Paddy took good care of you. It is a nice experience to get so close and...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

Glen booked a wonderful trip for me and my friend earlier this month. It was our first time to Africa and I'm thrilled with the incredible experiences that Glen arranged for us. The hot air balloon ride overlooking the sunrise above the Magaliesberg Mountains was...More

Thank Aufschwung
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Aufschwung Thank you for the great review, kind words and taking time to write it. It was a pleasure to arrange the trip for you and I am glad you enjoyed it so much. The hot air balloon was a great way to start...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Great experience, Susan set everything up I didn't have to do a thing, we'll pay.. ha. Wiggi my driver was excellent, he was a resource of information, went out of his way to ensure my first safari was memorable. It was for sure. I highly...More

Thank Hitesh P
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Hitesh P Thank you for the A+++ rating. I am glad you have a great day to Pilanesberg and that Susan and Wiggie made it easy and pleasurable for you – that is what we are here for. No that you have been on...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018

Glen was so helpful in helping create a great itinerary for me to celebrate my 40th birthday. It included a hot air balloon ride, six game drives in Kruger Park, all of our lodging, most of our tours as well as our transfers. Once we...More

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi kjbdentistry It was a pleasure to arrange your special vacation and to meet you as well and that you really enjoyed Mohlabetsi and the safaris. We were also lucky with the good weather for the hot air balloon flight. Thank you for writing this...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I booked a solo private tour due to my challenging travel schedule. GoSafari were very accommodating and picked me up from the airport so we could maximise my time in Pilanesberg! I spent the day with Dave, a super experienced guide, who has lived a...More

Thank Samuel T
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Samuel T Thank you for taking time and for writing this great review, I really appreciate it. I will pass your kind words on to Dave, he does know the Pilanesberg very well and I am glad he passed on a lot of information...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

They are very reactive. Susan replied to my question on a Sunday. Our guide/driver to Pilanesberg was friendly/knowledgeable. We had an open tour in Pilanesberg in the morning duting which we saw elephants, rhinos, giraffes, hippos, zebras, tortoises, gnou,... it was great, Russel our guide...More

Thank Laurent B
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Laurent B Thank you for the kind words I will pass this onto Susan, Russel and Wiggie it is always great to get feedback and to know my colleagues are doing what they are supposed to. We always do our best to answer quickly...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

this is a good company that replies emails very fast and with good information. The employees are great! overall I recommend

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Hi leoliveleo Thank you for the kind words and writing this review. It is great to get feedback like this because I always insist that we reply quickly with relevant information and help guests. Kind Regards Glen

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Laura R
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Response from Leizel V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, is better to write to them directy. They did say they pick from most hotels.
Raluca G
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Response from GoSafariSA | Property representative |
Hi Tshook You need to compare what is and is not included in the safaris when comparing costs. The Euro900.00 safari includes a private transfer from Johannesburg and 3 nights accommodation in a good 4 star private game... More