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Address: 89 Anson Street Robertsham, Johannesburg 2053, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 72 604 1879
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Description: Johannesburg and surrounding area tours, specifically designed to offer...
Johannesburg and surrounding area tours, specifically designed to offer choice and flexibility to suit your personal preferences and available time. Private Day Tours covering historical, cultural and wild life safaris. Allow us to share with you our love and knowledge of South Africa and leave you with a greater understanding of our unique environment, history and culture. All the ingredients for an amazing and informative tour for those looking for excellent service and something different.
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History, Anthropology, and Geology

Malcolm did a great job of showing Connie and I the Johannesburg area with the history of apartheid, the Cradle of Humankind, and visits to a local diamond and gold mines as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Denver, Colorado

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Malcolm did a great job of showing Connie and I the Johannesburg area with the history of apartheid, the Cradle of Humankind, and visits to a local diamond and gold mines as highlights of our trip to Africa. I cannot recommend Malcolm too highly as he guided us through the complexities and interactions of the mining industry with Johannesburg's history... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

With a 6 hour layover in Johannesburg, we were thrilled to see so much with Malcolm. We expressed interest in seeing the Apartheid Museum, and other pertinent historical areas. Malcolm was there when we arrived, and he led a detailed, comprehensive, and fascinating tour of Soweto, Johannesburg, and the Apartheid Museum during our time. He is incredibly knowledgeable, with a... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Janet from Ekala Eco tours was a fantastic guide. Coming to pick up us at our hotel in the the early hours of the morning to allow us to get to Pilanesburg Game Reserve for a sunrise trip through the park. In the afternoon Janet drove us on a private tour through the reserve which was brilliant. She knew all... More 

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Minneapolis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Our guide Malcolm customized a 5 hour visit to Pretoria for our group of 4 on short notice. Malcolm provided us with an excellent review of the sights, the history and the back story to much of what we saw and experienced. He took all our questions and handled them adeptly and clearly knows his stuff. Would certainly work with... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

From our early morning pick up, to our drop off two days later Janet was incredibly attentive and knowledgeable. AND we got to see Black Rhino, twice!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Ekala Eco Tours organised and ran a trip for myself and 5 friends to the Pilanesberg game reserve. They organised our trip around our specific time constraints and attraction wishes as well as dealing with our date changes. All correspondence were very professional and payment was easy to complete via Swift international transfer. Whilst on the tour we were very... More 

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Ashdod, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I'm not good with words and english isn't my mother tongue but i'll try to express my expireiance to the best of my abilities. We spent almost 3 weeks with ekala, those days were amazing! Our guides Malcolm, Janet and Linda treated us like family and their knowlage and experience were priceless. When we landed at johanesburg we were greeted... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Ekala organised a 2 days safari in Pilansberg for me. The most amazing experience! Malcolm - my guide from Ekala - had a great knowledge not only of wildlife, but also of South African history and culture. This added so much value to our private game drives. I would highly suggest Ekala to all my family and friends!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We spent 6 days with Malcolm, Janet and Linda, staying at their guest house and having tours which we had booked with them online prior to our trip. From the moment we arrived in Johannesburg airport we were treated to a wonderful, thoughtful, insightful and emotional experience which will stay with us for the rest our lives. We began with... More 

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Namur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Ekala is the perfect way to discover South Africa in a safe and organised way. When I go to Johannesburg, I don't have a lot of time for leisure, so I always call them to make the most of it. You get both a great overview of the history of the coluntry as well as a perfectly timed and organised... More 

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Additional Information about Ekala Eco Tours - Day Tours

Address: 89 Anson Street Robertsham, Johannesburg 2053, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 72 604 1879
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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