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Go Safari

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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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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Johannesburg 2194, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent safari with great tour guide, who could tell us a lot about the animals, the park and overall nature in the park. Well organised with in time pick-up at hotel, good lunch. Go Safari is highly recommendable.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hansdem
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked Go Safari after coming across them on Trip Advisor. David helped me with the booking several months in advance and was very quick to reply and was accommodating for our large group of 8. The day of our guide Stephan was right on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Evan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a good experience and the park is near the city. Unfortunately I've got to see a few animals kept in captivity but at least I've got the chance to pad some baby lions which would have been impossible otherwise.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Maria Fe L
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Maria Fe L I am glad you enjoyed it and had a good experience. It may not be 100% ideal but at least the enclosures like the lion enclosure is quite big, we have driven through it before and not found the lions. As...More

Reviewed 29 January 2019

we went on 2 game drives, the first one late afternoon and second at dawn and got to see, elephants, rhinos, lions, girafes zebras, hipos and more.this was a once in a lifetime experience. the accomodations were incredible

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank berur2017
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2019

Hi berur2017 Thank you for writing this great review. I am glad you got to see so much but that is the advantage of staying over you get to go on two safaris and have very good accommodation. Thanks once again. Regards Glen

Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

I wanted a real safari experience and didn’t want to do the drive thru zoo’s in Cape-town. I contacted several tour companies and go safari won my friend and I over with their prompt replies and follow ups! Our driver Stephen was on time, full...More

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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2019

Hi U5138DGanthonyw Thank you for taking the time and for writing such a great review, I do appreciate it. It is also good to get feedback about our staff and guides and to know they are doing what they are supposed to, I will pass...More

Reviewed 5 January 2019

One of the best experiences I have had of observing animals in their natural habitat. Although the jungle is not as big as the ones in Kenya or Tanzania, but is a phenomenal experience for those wanting to experience animals in their natural habitats. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nikunj s
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2019

Hi nikunj s You are spot on with your comparison of Pilanesberg vs. the bigger reserves, it is a great reserve to experience the animals if you do not have limited time. You where very luck to see the chase and the rhino - now...More

Reviewed 2 January 2019

2hr 20min drive from Jo'burg, and had a lovely lunch. Afternoon drive saw elephants, giraffe, leopard, and rhinos. We enjoyed a delicious dinner from the buffet. The next day we woke early (4:50am) to be on the 5:15am drive and saw all the above plus...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Matt83333
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Hi Matt Thank you for writing this great review, it is always good to get such positive feed back about the lodges. You where lucky with the animal sightings that is what makes going on more than one game drive so special. To see leopard...More

Reviewed 28 December 2018

We decided on a trip to South Africa and had only 6 weeks to plan. After looking on trip advisor and seeing the excellent reviews left by customers of GoSafari we started communication with Susan and Glen. Due to the short booking window and us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Hi back2the_garden It was a pleasure to help you and arrange this for you. I am even happier that you had a great time and you enjoyed Morokolo, the lodges in the private concession area are good and generally offer good game sightings. Thank you...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

It's been a long time since I've written a review good or bad, but Go Safari deserves recognition for going above and beyond with outstanding personalized service to provide my best ever airport layover experience. I had an 11-hr connection through JNB airport and emailed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Norsk22
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Dear Norsk22 Thank you for taking time and writing such a great review. I was a pleasure to arrange the customized safari for you. Not everyone's time constraints are the same and we do have the flexibility and can make arrangements to meet a request...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

everything was fantastic. Our guide Joe, the vehicles, the lunch, and of course the safari itself. We saw the big 5!!!! and even more than once. We had a wonderful experience thank your very much!!!!More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Marta V
GoSafariSA, Owner at Go Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hi Marta V I was a pleasure to arrange the day tour to Pilanesberg for you. I am glad you enjoyed it so much and that Joe took such good care of you. You where lucky to see the big five - to get all...More

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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.
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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
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