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First South Africa Trip

Valentino made our trip seamless, informative, and so amazing. This was our first time in S... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Robert S
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Transport to/from airport to Jo-burg

Very professional and communicative. Gemma was so helpful and made sure all details were in order... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Imagine having a close friend in South Africa who plans your trip and personally takes your family around to see the sights. That is what it is like working with Val. I got to know him on business trips, and this time my family came along. As i had to work for several days, i would have been nervous having a stranger take around my wife and kids. But I was as confident as if they were staying with a family member. When he was busy, he lined us up with guides just as knowledgeable, kind and honest. Plus, he made all the plans for our trip to a game reserve and Cape Town. I recommend him to everyone I know going to SA.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank sds328
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Me and my partner had the privilege to do a 4 day Kruger Park tour with Valentino.
He drove us to the Kruger Park via the panoramic route, we stayed 2 nights in a hotel near Phalaborwa gate and 1 night in Kapama Private Game Reserve.

Valentino did an excellent job. He has knowledge of the park and the animals and knows what to do in every situation. We also had some interesting and amusing talks during dinner. Our trip was perfect in every way.

Thanks Famba Famba and Valentino!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ThomasB10322
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Valentino at Famba-Famba worked with us to design a custom tour for our group. We only had a day to tour around and wanted to see Pretoria. Valentino arranged a guide, Maggie, who was outstanding. She took us to a lookout where we could see the city and she pointed out landmarks and described the city's history. Then she took us to a really good restaurant on a lake and even helped us better understand the menu.

After lunch we toured the Union Buildings. Even though Pretoria is sort of a sad city, our experience with Maggie and Famba-Famba was outstanding.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Valentino answered very quickly to our question, everything was made very efficiently and Sherperd our driver was Nice and available. We spend an half day at the Lesedi village where 5 tribes villages can be visited. Nice show with dances and songs. Tasty lunch, many souvenirs at the entrance. You can combine your visit with the Lion park on the other aide of the road.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank isayade
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

fun place - you are given the chance to interact with elephants.

its approx. 2 hours from Pretoria, and our tour guide (From famba famba) was supportive, friendly, and also taught us a lot about south Africa.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank rmelob
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