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Ekala Eco Tours

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Lovely day with an excellent guide

Hi, We spent a lovely day seeing a lot of animals and enjoying the beautiful Pilanesberg park. Our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Dependable and Knowledgable in Johannesbug

We used Ekala Eco Tours on a recent trip to South Africa and couldn’t have been more satisfied. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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We pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of South Africa and intimate knowledge of the tours, historically/culturally and wildlife safaris we offer. With our knowledge and experience, bringing a lifetime of experience in South Africa (and 4...more
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Johannesburg 2053, South Africa
+27 72 604 1879
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hi, We spent a lovely day seeing a lot of animals and enjoying the beautiful Pilanesberg park. Our guide Janet was very nice, knew a lot about the animals and the park. Everything went smoothly!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We used Ekala Eco Tours on a recent trip to South Africa and couldn’t have been more satisfied. We added their tour of Pretoria/Johannesburg with a transfer to the international airport while in country by internet. The communication was easy, the pick-up and drop-off flawless...More

Thank RdRiveFred
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a day trip safari into Pilanesberg. The guide was very experienced and did an excellent job of finding animals for us. Price was reasonable and service was top notch. Would definitely recommend

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Janet provided an insightful and thought-provoking tour of Johannesburg during my 8-hour layover. Her 15 years experience, coupled with her down-to-earth personality, made for an enjoyable day. Janet's easy rapport with locals, especially in Soweto, gave me a deeper understanding of local inhabitants. At the...More

Thank sljensen2013
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Janet picked us up at our hotel and by 9:30 a.m. we were seeing the big beasts in amazing numbers. Juvenile hippos at play, wildebeest, zebra, lions, baby elephants with their mom and at least a dozen animals we'd never heard of! She picked perfect...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I had a long layover in JNB before heading off to my next destination, so I figured I'd book a tour to pass the time. Malcolm picked me up at the airport and off we went for the day. From the onset, it was evident...More

Thank thelisztomania
Reviewed 2 July 2018

during the 7 hours Janet traveled with us through Johannesburg, we saw different parts of the City, get in contact with different people and we got a lot of information and background about the City the people and South Africa. This was more as a...More

Thank dgoehrig
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We had an amazing trip to the Cullinan Diamond mine with Ekala. They were professional and went above and beyond with every portion of the tour. It turned into so much more then about Diamonds. It started from the arrival from the airport all the...More

Thank eric h
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Ekala made it a very memorable experience. We have now sent neighbors Pauline and Andrew Stacey. Keep up the good work. Regards Simon and Suzanne Colbert

Thank SimonTrebloc
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Janet was our private guide for a Pilanesburg safari and then a day tour of Johannesbug. We visited the Ann van Dyk cheetah center, spent time in Pilanesburg, visited the Cradle of Humankind as a part of the safari. Janet loves South Africa and shared...More

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Andreea C
22 May 2018|
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Response from Linda D | Property representative |
Ekala prefers to deal directly with clients, not on public platforms. Our tours/safaris/packages are private and professional only. This with an experienced and registered guide. Structured around your actual requirement’s... More
Magi G
19 February 2016|
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Response from Linda D | Property representative |
Hi Our tours/safaris are all private only. We do not supply the mixed group – shuttle type tours/safaris. We feel there is little value in these. Specifically where you have only one or two days available for this with... More
1 May 2015|
Response from MalcolmGD | Property representative |
Hi Ekala Eco Tours does not quote on public platforms. The information we require to advise/quote accurately is perhaps information that is not ideal to detail on such a public platform. We only communicate/quote directly to... More