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Khakiweed Photographic Safaris

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Johannesburg 2188, South Africa
+27 82 574 8059
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Fantastic day in Pilanesberg!

If you are coming to Jo’Bu do not hesitate to hire Dave for the day. He is a great guy with loads... read more

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Reviewed 7 January 2018
Passaportbr
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London, United Kingdom
The highlight of my trip

If you’re considering a photo safari day-trip from Joburg, go with Khakiweed. Dave is friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
iheartdurham
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Safari tours to the Pilanesberg national Park and Kruger National Park, semi professional cameras available with binoculars , professional guide , water and cool drinks provided , SUV used with height for above grass viewing , capable of dirt roads , serviced , licensed and insured , see the Big 5 in a magnificent natural African enviroment. Small groups or families , individuals or couples
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  • Very good2%
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sd card” (10 reviews)
“day trip” (34 reviews)
“great shots” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Johannesburg 2188, South Africa
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+27 82 574 8059

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you are coming to Jo’Bu do not hesitate to hire Dave for the day. He is a great guy with loads of knowledge and such a great company! I was very lucky... within 10 mins in the Park I sow a cheetah with 3...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

If you’re considering a photo safari day-trip from Joburg, go with Khakiweed. Dave is friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating. He knew Pilanesberg Park like the back of his hand and he coached me into getting some great photos of hippos, zebras, rhinos, elephants, and lions (to...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

My husband and I traveled to Pilanesberg Safari with Dave in Johannesburg. From beginning to end, the experience was enjoyable. Dave picked us up from our hotel and had us engaged immediately with stories from his past safaris and experiences. His expertise of the Safari...More

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Janeen , thank you so much for your review , glad you and your husband enjoyed it , thanks for the 6/5 lol , never got that before .Totally enjoyed meeting you guys and hopefully we will see each other another time , best...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Dave is a very skilled and friendly guide. It is really nice to hear all of his stories about living in South Africa, about the animals and their life habits. We had a great time seeking elephants, zebras, impalas , rhynos and hippos. I strongly...More

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hu Flaviana , thank you so much for your review and company , appreciate you taking the time and thanks for your business , glad you enjoyed the little bit of Africa and its wildlife , regards Dave

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Dave is a wonderful guide with a wealth of local knowledge. Highly recommend the personal tour he gave us. He made sure we got the photos we wanted. He gave us plenty of time to view the animals. Thank You DAVE 🙏🏼

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Cheryl , thanks for your review , greatly appreciated and was a pleasure tp meet you , glad you got the photos and saw some great wildlife , regards Dave

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Dave is a brilliant tour guide and is extremely knowledgeable. I have done 3 tours with Dave and I cannot recommend him enough. His love of the African Bush is contagious and I love every moment!

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Will , always great to see you again , if this keeps up maybe you can lead the tour next time lol , thanks again for your business and company , appreciate the review , thanks Dave

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Wonderful experience! Dave, the guide and driver, is knowledgeable, funny, and full of life. The fact that he supplies good quality digital SLR's is a definite plus! The small groups (1 to 3) make it a comfortable, personal, and very enjoyable experience. Highly recommended!

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rick , thank you for your review , appreciate that you took the time , was great to meet you and glad you enjoyed the park and the photography , hopefully see you again soon

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

In Johannesburg on business over a weekend and did the day trip to Pilanesberg with Dave. This was my 5th or 6th such trip with Dave and he never fails to find the game, get you lined up with best light and angle for photographs,...More

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Hey Martin , think you need to maybe take up guiding yourself , after this many visits you certainly know the african bush and wildlife , thanks for your great review and yes Zebra fighting pics are keepers . till we meet again have a...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

“First-rate!” describes my two days with Khakiweed’s professional guide Dave in Pilanesberg National Park. Creating the best chances and opportunities to capture unique wildlife images is his specialty and passion. I especially appreciated his knowledge of lion habits leading us to return to a site...More

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hey Mike , thank you very much for your review , was great to meet you and totally enjoyed your company . As i said at the time, we had an amazing sighting , its not often you will get that type of luck or...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We had the chance to spend the last day ouf our holidays in the bush with Dave . It was absolutly fantastic , the pilanesberg Park is very Nice and Dave is a great professional he knows a lot about the wildlife and the bush...More

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davem m, Owner at Khakiweed Photographic Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hey Arnaud , was great meeting you guys appreciate your review and you taking the time , thanks for your business and so glad we got the leopard , hopefully a magic photo was the result , easy to have a good safari with good...More

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It should be alright as long as you're fully prepared such as having enough water, baby food, toys and nappies. You will be spending a lot of time in a car and I'm sure baby will be entertained with the car ride. Of course... More
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Hi Sandy , unfortunately I am in Kruger that date , thanks for your enquiry
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