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Footprints in Africa Tours

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Pretoria, South Africa
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About Footprints in Africa Tours
Footprints in Africa is a tour operator / agency operating out of the Pretoria / Johannesburg Region. Francois van Rooyen, South African owner, would like you and your partner, your family or your friends to join them on a South African adventure. We have been designing adventure trips exploring Kruger Park, Swaziland, Lesotho, Botswana and Zimbabwe for almost 20 years and will design a personal travel plan that will exceed your expectations with regard to your stay in South Africa. We arrange self-drive safaris though our fully assisted tour packages are extremely popular and well priced for a personal, small group or family tour package
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This is one of the most popular “Big 5” day trips from Johannesburg or Pretoria to see the wildlife of the African bushveld and experience some of the wonders that Africa holds. Home to the famous “Big 5” of Africa, the elephant, white and black rhino, buffalo, lion and the elusive leopard. Have the chance to see giraffe, zebra, hippo, many different species of antelope and the Nile crocodile to mention a few species. For the bird lovers there is also an abundance of bird life. Join us on this full day tour to the Pilanesberg National Park where your knowledgeable guide will take you on an informative and exciting adventure packed with stories, wildlife, many photo opportunities and nature simply at its best.
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This is one of the most popular “Big 5” day trips from Johannesburg or Pretoria to see the wildlife of the African bushveld and experience some of the wonders that Africa holds. Home to the famous “Big 5” of Africa, the elephant, white and black rhino, buffalo, lion and the elusive leopard. Have the chance to see giraffe, zebra, hippo, many different species of antelope and the Nile crocodile to mention a few species. For the bird lovers there is also an abundance of bird life. Join us on this full day tour to the Pilanesberg National Park where your knowledgeable guide will take you on an informative and exciting adventure packed with stories, wildlife, many photo opportunities and nature simply at its best.
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from $158.45
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I paid for a three day Kruger safari; got only two days...The tour guide was not courteous, and he was not professional at all! He kept informing one person in the group of plans leaving out everyone else... I kept getting excuses as to why...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank hadydgn
Reviewed July 17, 2019

I was in South Africa for a conference, and the organizers recommended Footprints to anyone who wanted to stay after to go on safari. Unfortunately, I did not have enough time to stay for an extra 10-12 days for a longer trip. This 4-day trip...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Andrew I
Reviewed July 13, 2019

Footprints in Africa provided all the shuttle services and excursions for a conference I attended in Pretoria and they were simply wonderful. They accommodated all our requests and always went above and beyond what was required. I also booked a solo day safari trip to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank annette r
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

I enjoyed the trip and my Guide Ben was excellent full knowledge and intelligence. Could not ask for more and I highly recommend Ben . Will be visiting soon with friends and looking forward to have him guiding us .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Explore605090
Markzololo, ops manager at Footprints in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2019

Hi Thank you for your feedback. Its always good to hear our guides are doing a great job. I will sure pass it on to Ben. Which trip was that for? Thank you, Regards, Footprints Team

Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

A unique experience made precious by the very helpful and fun team. Highly recommended. Wonderful game drives.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JenfromParis
Markzololo, Ops Manager at Footprints in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Hi Jen Thanks for the feedback. We are very happy to hear you had a wonderful time. We hope to see you back soon. Best Regards, Mark

Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

I was visiting my daughter with her new baby here in Pretoria and wanted to get out to see a bit of South Africa, too. So chose Footprints because of great reviews on Trip Advisor and they lived up to those reviews. Francois arranged, first,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jholtje
Markzololo, Manager at Footprints in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2019

Thank you for your review. We like to hear that everything went smooth and that you enjoyed your time. Best Regards, Mark

Reviewed December 30, 2018

We booked the 10 Day Kruger, Swaziland and Drakensberge tour and had an unforgettable time, as everything was organised and planned perfectly. Our tour guide Liezl took care of everything, from delicious meals over comfortable accomodations and interesting facts about the country and certain spots....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank flori753
Markzololo, Manager at Footprints in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2019

Thank you for your response. I will be sure to pass on the good news to Liezl. Horse riding at Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary (Swaziland) is very special and unforgettable. Best Regards, Mark

Reviewed December 13, 2018

After getting great feedback of one of my clients, I decided to go an a tour myself with Footprints in Africa. We planned to do a 7 day camping tour to Krugerpark, Swaziland and Durban. We had a lovely small group and therefore extended our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YPS-Travel
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

I initially chose "Footprints" for my 2 day Pilanesberg and 7 days Kruger and Swaziland trips on good reviews. When I did my research I found that their prices are excellent and got in touch with the owner Francois. As I was a solo traveller...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank katja r
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Great staff, on time and very knowledgeable, Found animals, knew the area and animals very well. Great guides !!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Canada54travel
CharlvR, Social Media at Footprints in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Hi Pierre Thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor We are ecstatic that we have met you expectations of the Pilanesberg day Safari. Looking forward to your next visit

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