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Lion World Travel

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Absolutely Amazing - Best Trip EVER!!!

Thanks so much to Mary Ellen Chown of Lion World Travel, Toronto for all the expert tips, advise... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
fastlane169
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Fort Erie, Canada
Unforgetable!

Everything about the trip was unforgetably fantastic! Our only regret was the ocean was too choppy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronald B
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Anthem, United States
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Thanks so much to Mary Ellen Chown of Lion World Travel, Toronto for all the expert tips, advise and information provided to me for my Discover East Africa Trip. Not only did I see the Big 5 in the first 3 days (Kenya), but I...More

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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this lovely review of your safari adventure in East Africa. We are so happy that your safari experience lived up to your expectations and beyond. Thank you as well for your kind words for Mary Ellen and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about the trip was unforgetably fantastic! Our only regret was the ocean was too choppy to go to Robben Island. We regret not taking the extension to Victoria Falls. We highly recommend the African Cafe on one of your nights in Capetown, and the...More

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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback on your trip to South Africa. We are delighted to read that your safari adventure was "unforgettably fantastic". Thank you for your kind words for our teams in North America and Africa, we will be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A heartfelt "thank you" to Cheryl Gould, Lion World Travel and Thompson's for another "trip of a lifetime"! As expected, the services and providers were top notch and even included memorable extras (helicopter ride over Cape town and a hot air balloon ride over Okavango...More

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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this review of your safari adventure in Southern Africa. We are so happy that you had a "trip of a lifetime" on your vacation in South Africa, Botswana and Victoria Falls. Thank you for your kind words...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from my second Lion World Travel safari to Tanzania. Cheryl was a great help getting every thing set up for the group of going, even help arrange for a few extra days for us. The staff is great, the Safari went great the...More

Thank TheTraveler67
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this review of your second Lion World Travel safari. We could not be happier to read that your Classic Tanzania experience was great. Thank you for your kind words for Cheryl and for our teams in North...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Going on an African safari was always at the top of my bucket list and I finally made it happen when I booked a trip to Tanzania through Lion World Travel. A coworker turned me on to the Classic Tanzania trip, so I contacted Cheryl...More

Thank GradyLady216
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this review of your safari adventure in Tanzania with us. We are happy to read that you had such a lovely vacation in Africa. Thank you for your kind words for Cheryl and for our teams in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Africa had been on my bucket-list since I passed on the Peace Corp years ago. I wasn't exactly sure where I wanted to go, but when the Classic Tanzania popped up in my email last year, I knew it was the trip I wanted to...More

Thank Mychal V
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this review of your "Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip" to Tanzania with us. We are delighted that you had a "magical" experience in Tanzania. Thank you for your kind words for Cheryl and for our teams in North America and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had been thinking of booking a trip to Africa, but with so many choices in destinations and travel agencies it was really overwhelming. We typically book our own trips, but this one we decided to put our trust in an expert....More

Thank Xscape
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this excellent and detailed review of your Southern Africa safari with us. We are so very happy that you had an "experience of a lifetime" on your trip. Thank you for your kind words for Cheryl and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from our amazing trip to South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana. Every detail of our adventure was perfectly handled by our Lion World representative, Cheryl. We had many questions, and she always answered everyone of them very quickly. She was so knowledgeable and...More

Thank Eileen N
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your review of your Southern Africa safari adventure with us. We are so happy to read that "every detail of your adventure was perfectly handled". Thank you for your kind words for Cheryl, our teams in North...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience with this company! If you go to Africa, go with them. From the time we touched down in Arusha, we were met and found ourselves just having to relax and let them handle all our entry customs and immigration matters. From there...More

Thank Liz D
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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful review of your safari adventure in Africa with us. We are so happy that you had an amazing trip! Thank you for your kind words for our teams in North America and Africa, we will...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I just returned from another Lion World trip to Capetown and Shamwari ,a safari reserve north of Port Elizabeth. It was our second trip with Lion World, and our agent Cheryl made it perfect again. It was a repeat trip because I...More

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LucilleSiveLWT, CEO, The Travel Corporation (TTC) Africa Division at Lion World Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful review of your safari adventure in South Africa with us. We are so pleased that you had an outstanding trip in Cape Town and the Shamwari Game Reserve. Thank you for your kind words for...More

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mamadups
21 March 2018|
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Response from Lynn D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have any specific children's programs. Like the last person said you spend a lot of time in the safari vehicle on bumpy, dusty roads. So if the kids don't do well riding a long time I wouldn't recommend... More
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jimr572015
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Response from VoyagerCANADA | Reviewed this property |
Flights in South Africa on SA Express were quick and pleasant. Drive on Safari not between cities far away.............unless you cant affor a cheap flight.
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