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Cape Peninsula Tour

Hennie is a Super nice and patient guy, the tour was very nice, we've visited many attractions and... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2019
Dahlia Q
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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Excellent transport and touring service

Hennie drove us from Cape town to Hermanus and back again and took us for an interesting tour in... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
maltoronto
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toronto
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

After causally meeting Shane in South Africa and finding out he was a guide, my girlfriend and I hired him to show us the sights for the next two days. It was like having an old friend show us their local town - it was fantastic and there is no way I could possibly recommend South African Adventures more than I do. We laughed for two days as we explored the area's highlights and little known secret gems. A quick breakfast stop was at one of his favorite bakeries that had pastries I will never forget and lunch supplied from one of the great fish and chip shops on the planet served on a picnic bench on a secluded park with a view of the Ocean worthy of a postcard. I'm the type of tourist that normally books with a standard group tour. Shane has changed that about me. I will now seek out private guides who can give me that personal touch and local knowledge - but I can never imagine finding another Shane. He was the absolute best :)

Date of experience: November 2016
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Shane P, Owner at South African Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear Shari

I would like to thank you for such an awesome time. We laughed a lot. We loved your stories of your vast travels all over the world. We learnt so much from your experiences all over the world. It was a great pleasure showing you Cape Town and the surrounding areas. I am glad you enjoyed yourself and hopefully we see you and your family next time in South Africa. You are now our friend and we look forward to seeing you again.

Thank you so much for the above review. Have a great day and may your adventures continue!!

Kind Regards
Shane
South African Adventures

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had the most amazing day being shown around by Shane. His huge knowledge of the area enabled us to relax & enjoy the most incredible views whilst he shared with us the history etc about the various places. Never would we have seen so much if we had done this on or own without his expertise & guidance. Some friends also used his company for shark diving & had the same praise. Have no doubt whatever you want to do in the Cape area you will be dealt with in a very professional & friendly manner.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Shane P, Owner at South African Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2016

Dear Nigel and Gill Batten

Thank you for the kind words. It was just as fun for me too. Had a great time taking you guys around the Cape Peninsula. Was an awesome day.

All the best for Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Kind Regards
Shane
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

After a huge debacle involving flights, my partner & I were in Cape Town wanting to drive to Gansbaii to go shark diving and on a whale tour. We had booked a hire car but our luggage got lost in Nairobi, which had my drivers licence in!

We found Shane through our hotel booked as a taxi & we got a whole lot more for our money.

He picked us up & we took the Garden Route to Hermanus stopping off for a Steers with an amazing view with an outlandish visitor before stopping off to see the penguins at Betty's Bay. (See below)

Due to bad weather, our whale watching tour was cancelled but fortunately, Shane was able to book us on to a morning shark dive in Gansbaii, get us transported to Hermanus & put on a trip where we had the opportunity to kayak with whales.

Without his excellent local knowledge & apparent vast amount of contacts, our trip to SA would have been a whole lot less enjoyable & memorable.

I would recommend to anyone to use Shane and his company and take the chance to meet such a passionate & likeable man, who really loves his country (and food)! Just don't mention the rugby!!

Tom & Gilly

Date of experience: July 2016
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Shane P, Owner at South African Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Dear Tom & Gilly

Thank you for the kind words. It was a great time had by all. I had a blast showing you the sites on our way to Hermanus. Letting you experience some of the S.A quezine. That being the best burger in Town from Steers and then sharing it with a Baboon sitting right next to the car window as he sat the all proud, with the nether regions on full display lol. Glad I could assist with organizing your Shark Cage Diving trip. Glad you got onto the earlier trip so you can come Sea Kayaking after. The Sea Kayaking trip was awesome. Hope you guys come back and join us for some more Adventures. All the best and take care. Shane - South African Adventures

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile
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Date of experience: September 2017
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Shane P, Owner at South African Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

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