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Pangolin Photo Safaris

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Kasane, Botswana
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About Pangolin Photo Safaris
Pangolin Photo Safaris caters for photographers of all levels of experience - from complete novices to seasoned professionals. We operate from our very own place The Pangolin Chobe Hotel where our guests enjoy morning and afternoon cruises and drives in the Chobe National Park accompanied by photographic guides and hosts. Dont worry if you dont have a camera either as one will be supplied free of any extra charges with a fresh memory card for you to fill and keep.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our whole experience with Pangolin, from visiting Victoria Falls, to safaris in Chobe and the Delta, then on to Cape Town (including 2 guided days there). We stayed in the Pangolin hotel in Chobe and the Pangolin Khwai Camp in the Delta, and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Such an awesome and detailed review, thanks sooo much!! Obviously the trip went on was just amazing the combination of river safari in Chobe and game drives in the Delta, really is a photographers paradise! Antarctica yes!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with the husband and daughter and had a great time. The team at Pangolin were all excellent and met every request with a smile and a no problem attitude. Loved the whole setup with complete board to having access to their photographic equipment and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Woody064
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for such a cool review and it is great to hear it was a highlight of your trip, hopefully, we will see you again very soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not stay at the Pangolin property, but joined up for their three-hour afternoon photo safari. While anyone who likes taking pictures would enjoy the cruise (though it might be a bit long for those under 15), I think that given the cost, Pangolin photo...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Oxford1809
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the super review, I’ve passed your comments onto Charl who is delighted you enjoyed yourself on our boat - we are all about the photography and we are all just glad you got to experience the Chobe River at its best!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the foto safari with our family and we were all Starters with photography. We got the chance to learn a lot about How to really use cameras with our guide, who was really patient with us! I would definetly recommend it especially during...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mellie124
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I agree the sunset pictures can be absolutely stunning! Really pleased you enjoyed your safari!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to stay and the river safari was stunning. Cameras provided. The lodge was all inclusive and all the staff were brilliant. Nothing too much trouble and the manager found time to everyone. Really enjoyed my stay.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank vicpunch
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and we are all delighted you enjoyed your stay with us!

Reviewed July 18, 2019

I booked a 7 night package with Pangolin - 3 nights at their Chobe hotel and 3 nights in Khwai Private Reserve (at Jackal & Hyde), with all transfers organised by Pangolin. I travelled alone but felt safe and comfortable and all transfers went very...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2019

Fabulous, I really agree with you that the package you chose is really fantastic, it’s great you got to learn some new techniques which are particularly useful when the ‘golden hour’ is over! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed July 16, 2019

Had four days at the Pangolin Hotel in Kasane, four days on the Pangolin Voyager houseboat with friends. A wonderful experience, great friendly staff, and totally stress-free. The addition of a professional photographer as a guide (thanks Sabine) and the supply of high-quality cameras and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ross H
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2019

Fantastic words, it’s good to hear you had the bragging rights!! I’ve passed your thanks onto Sabine and she is delighted you took some ‘top notch’ photos!

Reviewed July 12, 2019

Thanks to Guts, Janine, Charl and Sabine for this unforgettable experience. Also a big thanks to Michelle for making everything just effortlessly falling into place. The trip was done with Rovos Rail. From the start of the journey in Pretoria to the finish in Swakopmund...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rwd1234
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2019

Brilliant!! We are all really happy you had such a great experience on board the Pangolin Train and we hope you got some amazing shots to go with it, I will pass your great comments onto all the hosts for the trip!

Reviewed July 11, 2019

Pangolin photo safaris is one of the best holiday experiences I have ever had, from the superb new hotel with its excellent facilities, food and extremely friendly and helpful staff, to the safaris , choice of boat or truck or why not take advantage of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review, we are all delighted you enjoyed the Pangolin Photo experience and hopefully we will get to see you again very soon!

Reviewed June 30, 2019

I joined Pangolin's Better Wildlife trip in April and thanks to Charl's patience and instruction consider myself to be a better wildlife photographer now, and I've got the pictures to prove it. The photo boats are the real business for getting good positioning for photography...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ian W
Dan_Pangolinphoto, Manager at Pangolin Photo Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2019

Thanks again Ian - we really enjoyed your company and especially your very British humour, hopefully you will join us again soon!

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January 23, 2019|
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Response from Pangolinphotosafaris | Property representative |
Hi Samantha, October is fantastic for game viewing but also very warm. Its the month before the rains arrive and there are large numbers of larger mammals staying close to the river. Its a lovely time of year for big... More
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samanthahD6776TY
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Response from Pangolinphotosafaris | Property representative |
Thank you mz-asterix. Please visit our website by googling Pangolin Photo Safaris for information on all our safari packages. We operate throughout the year in the Chobe.
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hodomann
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Response from sareldlh | Reviewed this property |
Write to them with any concerns . They are a truly professional operation. You will not be disappointed whenever and what ever you book with them..
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