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Kimburi Tours

58 reviews
About Kimburi Tours
Bespoke South African safaris, overnight and day trips. Specializing in all inclusive eco-friendly family camping and day trips to KwaZulu Natal's World Heritage Sites and more.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t say enough good things about Shaneil and all of our experiences in Durban. He is like your best friend who is also a fun professor with passes into every crevice of Durban. We got beauty, wisdom, great food, history, culture and relaxation. Also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Gregg Thank you for a great review. I'm really happy that you had a great time on the cultural tour. It's really a great insight into the culture of South Africa, both past and present. I'll make sure to pass your regards to Rowan...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve traveled all around the world and had lots of guides. We have never had a guide as knowledgeable as Shanil. The tour was always interesting. Everything you needed was available. One of the best tour guides in the world!More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Carl Thank you for the great review and wonderful compliments. I'm really glad that you guys had a great time and I'm glad I got to show you around. It was really great company with you guys. I hope you guys find yourselves back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently went on a business trip to Durban and we were fortunate enough to be shown around and hosted by the wonderful Shanil. He truly went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed and has fantastic knowledge of the area...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. I'm glad that we managed to fit in so much in the limited time we had. It really was so much fun. I hope to see you again. Regards Shanil

Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I recently had 10 days off between jobs and decided to travel to SA due to a life long interest in the country and its history. I’m a seasoned traveler and generally I like to travel by myself and NOT be guided. As I had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for an amazing review Robert. I'm really glad that I managed to meet your requirements and that everything worked out the way it did. It turned out to be a fantastic tour and one that I will be talking about for a long...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

We went to a Safari to Hluhluwe organized by Kimbouri Tours. Our tour guide Shanil was very informative, was a good spotter and great "team player" too. It was also very interesting to talk to him about various topics. Also, the lunch he prepared for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hi Thank you for the great review. It was definitely a great experience for me as we had a group of 17 people. My biggest tour so far. I'm glad everyone enjoyed it and we were fortunate with some good sightings close to the vehicle....More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

What an amazing tour! We were picked up from Durban in an eight seater Hyundai mini bus and travelled to St. Lucia where we stayed in a 5 star tented accommodation and had the experience of camping in luxury. The tour included a night game...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hi Thank you for a great review. I'm really glad that you guys enjoyed the tour. It was such a pleasure. We had some great sightings throughout the trip but the lion Cubs was definitely a favorite for me. I'm glad you also appreciated the...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

What an experience that I will always remember with loads of fun. Thank you Shanil and John for your hospitality and we were treated like queens for the day. Shanil made the trip so exciting with his knowledge of the animals. Will be contracting you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Charmaine Thank you for your review. I’m glad that you enjoyed the trip. Guest are always treated like royalty at Kimburi Tours. That’s what you sign up for. We take away all the hassle of the trip so that all you have to do...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A trip to remember. One of the best experiences that I had and one that I will never forget. I really appreciate the professional yet friendly nature of our tour guide.. not only was he abundantly knowledgeable but also displayed a respect for nature which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Arthi Thank you for the review. I’m glad you appreciate the principles that we stand for. Ethical and sustainable tourism is the only way forward. Kimburi Tours will not support any Organisation that is unethical or unsustainable. I look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

A group of us did the Bayete Zulu elephant interaction and Hluhluwe safari day tour on the 29th Sept. It was the most fun, educational and wonderful experience. We saw so many beautiful animals in the wild up close. Shanil is the perfect guide, he...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Judy Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. I’m really glad that you enjoyed the trip and I hope you like the pictures I sent to you. I look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Shanil

Reviewed 27 August 2018

My husband and I took a tour with Shanil in mid-August to the Sani Pass. I had researched guides extensively to find one that we could rely on to drive the pass safely and deliver a personalized experience. I immediately felt at ease with Shanil...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Shanil B, Owner at Kimburi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Amy Thank you so much for such kind words. It was such a pleasure spending the day with the two of you and showing you a little bit of KZN. The tour is definitely going to go down as one of my favorites, both...More

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marymcwherter
4 January 2018|
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Response from Shanil B | Property representative |
Yes. It would be possible. The turtle season is from November to February and during that time we run custom tours. They are a minimum of one night stay as the turtles come out at night.
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genie291
1 August 2017|
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Response from Shanil B | Property representative |
Hi. Yes. We will pick and drop you off where ever you like in the greater Durban area. Regards Shanil
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genie291
11 July 2017|
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Response from Shanil B | Property representative |
Hi Yes, a safari trip is a day or overnight tour to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve in Northern KwaZulu Natal. Regards Shanil
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