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Olifants River Safaris Day Trips

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Farm Shiela, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
+27 82 889 4797
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Unforgettable experience!

We were very lucky to be on the boat with a very small group. During the 3 hour trip we've seen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yvette B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile

Don't waste your money ! Expensive , the few animals you might see are terrified of the boat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average16%
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Farm Shiela, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
+27 82 889 4797
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very lucky to be on the boat with a very small group. During the 3 hour trip we've seen more animals than during the longer game drives we've had so far. I've never been so close to elephants, crocodiles and buffalos. An amazing...More

Thank Yvette B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't waste your money ! Expensive , the few animals you might see are terrified of the boat ! Water is dirty and nasty ! Just go to The park , or a zoo!

1  Thank rainbowtawas
Reviewed 16 September 2017

After a couple of days in Kruger we did the Olifants river cruise. 1058 rand for two people, including hotel pick up and drop off. The river itself was peaceful and made for a beautiful sunset, but for 3 hours we saw as many elephants...More

2  Thank fjmf1994
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I went the first time with a friend last week Wednesday. I have learned that every Wednesday is braai day and boy, it was our lucky day. I just love everything about the set-up. There, animals roam even freely than at the Kruger. We had...More

Thank nametsegangm
Reviewed 9 September 2017

we did a Safari drive to Kruger with Kambaku River Safari. The friendly guide showed us some big animals (Elephants, buffalos, giraffes, zebras, wildebeest and some big birds) and knew a lot about their biology. It would be a help if the guide had his...More

Thank peripatus333
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on the river and manged to spot giraffes, crocodiles, buffels and elefants. Amazing! The Elefants were of course the highlight of the tour. Unfortunately no hippos, nature is not a la carte. The Sefapane trip included snacks and sodas; which...More

Thank Niek W
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I visited the lodge with my wife on a friday, extremely hungry and looking for an offbeat place to relax. I would not recommend the ribs to anyone, they were full of fat and chewy like chewing gum. My wife ordered the milkshake which was...More

Thank Mpho m
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My husband and I just enjoying going to Oliphants River to have lunch since their Tbone steak is the best that I have ever had in my life. We get to spot giraffes, elephants across the river. Be prepared to spend some time because they...More

Thank Natsayi C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. Well worth a visit. Easy to find. Great value for money. Friendly people. Very informative. Wonderful scenery. A 9 out of 10.

Thank pam071061
Reviewed 14 February 2017

we regular visitors to Leons place , always good foord and service, Wednesday speacials include the boat sundowner trip , good family event to see some wild life . Guids have good knowledge on wildlife and birdlife

Thank mikeowen462
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