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Wild Dog Safaris

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Address: No 6 Eros Road | Eros, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
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+264 61 257 642
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00

Wild Dog Safaris is the premier budget-safari company in Namibia. With many...

Wild Dog Safaris is the premier budget-safari company in Namibia. With many years of experience we run high quality safaris at a reasonable price. All trips are run with a maximum of 14 people. We offer day trips as well as 3 day to 14 day Scheduled Trips with regular departures and also any private guided or selfdrive trips.

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Total Dedication to These Global Treasures and a Sixth Sense as Docent, Interpreter and Guide

Wild Dog Safaris' secret is their reverence for the national treasures that are Namibia's national parks and the intelligent, insightful appreciation of the species that inhabit... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
Peter C
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

Wild Dog Safaris' secret is their reverence for the national treasures that are Namibia's national parks and the intelligent, insightful appreciation of the species that inhabit them. For three days my group, a delegation from the Commonwealth, were treated to a safari in Etosha National Park led by George, who drove, interpreted, lectured on history, culture, politics, zoology and used... More 

1 Thank Peter C
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

I went on the 14 days Namibian Explorer trip in September. The reason why I chose Wild Dog Safaris were mainly the good reviews I saw online. (Since then I've learned a lot.) The trip actually splits into two separate trips for the North and the South region with a different group and different driver/assistant each time. I was the... More 

3 Thank Titus K
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

We did the 3 day desert Safari. Had a fantastic time - this is certainly an experience not to miss. The guides were very knowledgeable and helpful. The food was good. As someone who hates camping, I found this part of the trip tolerable. Shower block was clean.

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

I went on Wild Dog Safaris 23 day tour (a combination of the 7 day north, 7 day south and 9 day delta and falls) and I had the most amazing time from start to finish! It was my first time visiting Namibia (and Botswana and Zimbabwe) and first time properly camping. Namibia is such a beautiful country and their... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

I opted for the 9 day tented safari through Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe and I was delighted with the experience. The guide/driver (Mannie) and co-driver/chef (Stevie) were experienced and knowledgeable and fitted in easily with the group. Animal sightings were first class and the quality of the accommodation superb. I particularly appreciated that each lodge/site had a swimming pool. However... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

George the Wild Dog safari guide was knowledgeable, customer service oriented, good driver and knew Etosha National Park well. We were fortunate to see three prides of lions, rhinos, cheetahs feeding on a recent kill, giraffes, a wide variety of kudu, élan, springbok etc .... The roads to Etosha are in good shape and the actual drive time was about... More 

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Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

I read the excellent reviews of Wild Dog Safaris so I decided to book a self-drive with them. From the beginning, the planning/booking process didn't go smooth. Accommodation that suddenly changed without warning, incomplete answers to questions... During the trip, we had 2 wrong bookings. - With the first booking, we arrived at the wrong accommodation. Luckily, there was a... More 

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Reviewed 2 December 2016

Can't say enough good things about the people who work at Wild Dog. I did the 6 Day Taste of Namibia trip (3 days Etosha with 1 guide, then 3 days Sossusvlei with another guide). Sossusvlei was so incredible. We spent the second day climbing Dune 45, then taking a 5km walk through the desert to Deadvlei. Our guide, George,... More 

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Did the 10 day Namibian Explorer trip back in October and loved every second of it. The sights you get to see are some of the best I have ever seen. I was a solo traveller but had a great mix in our group. There was quite a bit of time spent travelling but there is no way around that... More 

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

We booked last minute. Great and amazing experience! Back to the nature experience with self cocked food an simple tents. The staff at Wild Dog was incredibly helpful from the initial contact inquiring about the trip availability to requesting assistance for finding additional trips, local car rentals and further accommodations. The guides and assistants were friendly. The roads are bumpy... More 

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