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“Great elephant experience”

Addo Elephant National Park
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Private Addo Elephant National Park Day Tour from Port Elizabeth
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“Great elephant experience”
Reviewed October 17, 2013

As a passionate Kruger Park visitor I was nervous and could not help but compare the two parks before my arrival. But at the end of my stay I can say I really enjoyed the experience. 2 days 3 nights is more than enough see it all, all the animals are relaxed in their environment and not at all skittish. The elephants are SO chilled being a elephant lover I was in my element on how close you could get. There is all sorts of other animals to see but this park is for the total elephant experience.

Visited October 2013
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“All over the place”
Reviewed October 16, 2013

This is our first visit to South Africa and we were thrilled to see so many elephants in their natural habitat. We saw over 100 (we counted) at one time at a water hole with the babies frolicking in the mud. We parked on the road and had several mosey up to our car - we were afraid that they might stomp on us but they just ignored us and crossed the road. Amazing sight!

Visited September 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“great for seeing - elephants”
Reviewed October 16, 2013

You drive around in yor own car where you like - and when you see elephants you stop & watch them.

If you keep your eyes open you can see other things - but they are thin on the ground, but great when you do see them.

Visited November 2012
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Venlo, The Netherlands
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“Amazing, we saw 3 of the big 5!”
Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

We drove with our own car through the parc. The parc is very big and you never know if you'll see any animals. When you start you get a map and on one side you see al the animals living in the parc. You can check which one you see. The kids liked that. We saw a lot of warthogs, zebra's, kudu's and some other small animals. But also many elephants, 2 lions, and a buffalo. Really amazing. We were so surprised and very happy! 3 of the big 5!

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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“A visit to this park way back in 2004”
Reviewed October 13, 2013

This is one of my favourite places in the Eastern Cape to so close and personal with nature and with the wild animals - especially the elephants. Many of whom still remember the last time you were there. It is so beautiful. The bird watching facility is great and you can sit and watch forever.

The sunrises and sunsets over the area are so magnificent. I can't wait to get back toward end of August 2014.

Visited November 2012
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