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Alan Tours, based in the fun filled, coastal Holiday City of Port Elizabeth on the Sunshine Coast in the Eastern Cape is proud to promote South Africa, home to the Big 5 and Big 7 Safaris! A land with a unique natural, cultural and historical...more
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5 Albatros Crescent, Port Elizabeth 6011, South Africa
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 28, 2012

I searched the internet for quite a while before choosing to book a full day tour of Addo Elephant National Park with Alan Tours -and boy, what an amazing experience it was! From start to finish everything was perfect. Booking the tour with Angelika was...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 27, 2015

Our cruise ship docked at port Elizabeth, so four months before we arranged a trip to Addo Elephant park. Two days before the trip our friends also booked, asking to travel with us on the tour. On the day we were shown on to different...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2015

Dear Ann, It is with regret that I read your review on Tripadvisor and we apologies unreservedly for any inconvenience you experienced on your tour to Addo. I would like to fill in some of the missing information regarding the incidence on the day. You...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this trip after reading the excellent reviews. Andrew our guide was really helpful and went out of his way to look up for all the animals in the park. The tour was excellent as in addition to seeing a variety of animals, Andrew...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our guide was excellent and we learnt a lot. We saw quite a few animals fairly close up including, elephant, zebras and even white lions and the included lunch was delicious - brilliant excursion. Gladly recommend to others

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a half day Cape Recife tour with my guide, Andrew. It was extremely fun and fantastic tour! The lighthouse is a MUST visit in Port Elizabeth as you get to climb all the way to the top although the climb up was extremely...More

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wildguide, Tour guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Clement, It was my pleasure to guide you and your Mom around one of our favourite Iconic land marks, It certainly was dramatic, looking out over the Indian ocean from the crows nest on top of the lighthouse watching the approaching storm clouds building...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town for the Ironman event in September and let Alan tours do all of my planning. They arranged an amazing three day adventure that did not cost as much as we were expecting. There were 8 of us and one in a...More

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wildguide, Tour guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Nick! Good to hear that you guys had a good time! It was my pleasure to be in your company and for literally emersing yourselves into the natural history, culture, marine and wildlife that Port Elizabeth and the Eastern Cape has to offer...nice to...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

Did a full day Addo tour with guide Andrew. He was absolutely fantastic, just a wealth of knowledge about all the animals and plants, and historical information related to Port Elizabeth and South Africa in general. He genuinely loves what he does and wants you...More

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wildguide, Tour guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Scott, thanks for the fantastic review, it was my pleasure! that was a day to remember, without doubt it will be categorised into my top 10 wildlife dramas, the look of panic on the lionesses face as she barreled past the landcruiser with the...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved our Addo elephant experience with Alan‘s Tour. The entire day was full of adventure and we had such a great time with our tour guide Andrew. He had an incredible knowlegde of all the animals and amazing life stories to tell troughout...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience. Andrew our guide was wonderful. Very knowledgeable, friendly and entertaining. He is certainly very passionate about what he does and was able to tell us something about everything we saw. Highly recommend this company and of you get to choose your...More

Thank Bernadette S
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Yesterday I made a game drive with Andy from Alan Tours. It lasted the whole day from the sunrise until after sunset. Andy told me a lot about the Park and the animal behaviour especially of the elephants. We had outstanding sightings of elephants also...More

1  Thank Fiorellino68
wildguide, Tour guide at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Emerson, cheers for the feedback on the safari! I do think your keen eye and quality camera gear helped you get the good photo's more than my positioning of the car, thanks anyway! I hope you had a good meal at the Dizzy dolphin!...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

First of all Angelika in the office was super fast replying to our requests and very friendly and professional. Our tour guide was Alan himself. It was just the two of us touring Addo's Elephant Park with Alan and straight away we felt comfortable and...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Hi Johliz1, Lovely to hear back from you and thank you for your wonderful review and such kind words, it was an absolute pleasure being with the two of you on the safari to Addo. We were indeed lucky and saw some great sights. I...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018

When looking for companies to go on Safari with, reviews and value for money play a big part. Instinct also had a big say in me going with Alan Tours, namely because of my initial communication with Angelika, Alan's heartbeat in the office. As other...More

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wildguide, Owner at Alan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Hi ICCC 14656, Wow you knock my socks off!! Thank you for such a wonderful review. You have obviously thought through the events of the day thoroughly and memorized many of the highlights we experienced in Addo. Thank you for complimenting Angelika on her attention...More

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Ronald W
July 29, 2018|
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Hi Thank you for your question. Yes we do transfers to most places. could you please send your details dates etc to us by email and we;ll get all the info off to you
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Carol1217
February 20, 2016|
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Hi Carol, many thanks for your valuable enquiry and apologies for the delay in getting back to you but I have been on an extended overnight tour for the last few days. As much as I would like to give you the information you... More
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November 14, 2015|
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Good day to you. Thank you for your valuable enquiry. Yes, it is indeed quite feasible to do a trip to Addo from the Port Elizabeth harbour and return in time. We do many such trips for the Cruise ships during our summer... More
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