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Themba Day Tours and Safaris

3 Waybury Road, 1862, South Africa
0114633306
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Ranked #16 of 160 Activities in Gauteng
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Why choose us:With over 25 years experience in the tourism industry, we at Themba Safaris have designed all of our packages to suit all budget ranges,... more » Owner description: Why choose us:With over 25 years experience in the tourism industry, we at Themba Safaris have designed all of our packages to suit all budget ranges, whether you would like Chalet accommodation in the Kruger National Park, 4 star accommodation in a big 5 game reserve or prefer spending all our nights on safari in a private game reserve, we can assist you.Personal Attention to detail:We at Themba Safari’s, strive to offer you our client a safari Experience you will never forget, thus we pay personal attention to all of our clients. From the day you enquire about reserving the ideal safari to suit your budget until the day we greet you farewell, our friendly and knowledgeable staff will guide you through the entire booking procedure. Tourist guides:All of our tourist guides and drivers have the correct qualifications, driving permits and experience to make your safari memorable. Our guides are handpicked by the owner of Themba Safari’s ensuring you high quality and an informative safari experience. Your personal tourist guide will make your safari unforgettable.Vehicles: All of our transfer vehicles to the Kruger National Park are comfortable, air-conditioned and have the correct government regulation permits. Our new specially adapted 4x4 open vehicles are equipped with all the safari necessary items to ensure that you our client have the best viewing, photography and videography opportunity at animal sightings. « less
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

We had a great trip with Themba, it was well organised and we felt looked after. Waybury was very confortable and our drivers were friendly and informative. Willem was great at Kruger. Well organised , helpful, and frendly we thoroughly recommend them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I would like to compliment both your company and specifically Richard for excellent and efficient service. We were a small group of three - my parents from Australia and me, a local. We are all very well read and informed about South African history and politics and as such could have been a daunting group. Being a small group we... More

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We booked a family 4 night 5 day 3 star Safari and were not disappointed. All arrangements were made well in advance of our Safari and nothing was missed; we did not have to coordinate anything. Themba arranged our transportation, rooms, game drives, morning meals, and scenic drives. Themba made all arrangements with Hippo Hollow and Waybury house in Johannesburg.... More

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Birkenfeld, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I booked my safari in the Kruger nationalpark with themba. They were really nice and helpful and our guide kylie tried her best to make everyone happy. She was so caring and is really good at spotting animals. Even though I was travelling by myself, I didn't feel lonely because I met a nice family from the states who went... More

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Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My colleague was out from Lebanon and we used Themba Day Tours to do the half day Soweto tour for him so he could explore a little bit of Joburg on his off day. Our guide was friendly, enthusiastic and an absolute gem to be around. A spectacular tour, well recommended.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Overall, very well organized company. All the logistics were smooth, and the accommodation and transportation were very comfortable. Long game drives ensured we saw as many animals as possible, and the guide was a wealth of information concerning all the wildlife we saw.

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galway
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Went on a 4 day Safari with Themba June 14. Day 1:Collected from airport, Free accommodation in Wabury House on the outskirts of JoBerg. Perfect guesthouse to relax with good food. Day 2: collected early for transfer to Kruger, Took in all Panorama Route Highlights with Blyth River Canyon etc with great guide. Arrived at accomm @ 4pm, Sabi River... More

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Parker
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We booked a four hour SOWETO Tour several weeks in advance. Pick up was from the Palazzo Hotel at MonteCasino. Our driver and guide, Richard arrived right on time. He was born in SOWETO and so has a personal interest and extensive knowledge of the area. This was a remarkable tour experience of both despair and hope. We were able... More

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Oxford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

An excellently arranged and amazing safari experience. Our guide Mike was knowledgeable and personable and the hotel (Hippo Hollow) was fantastic. Strongly recommended.

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Woerden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I just wanted to say thank you for such a fantastic vacation on my five day safari. > Everything that was promised on your website was exactly as stated. > The hotel was excellent and the safari?s suburb. All of the reps > were really helpful and gave a good insight into what we were seeing. > Although cold in... More

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