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Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours

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“lion cubs”(20 reviews)
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At Wildside Tours and Safaris, it is our pleasure to take you on any one of our numerous tours or safaris in South Africa. We offer nature and culture orientated tours and, for the adrenaline junkies, adventure tours that promise a memorable thrill...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Linden, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
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+27 82 453 7056
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This experience with Wildside Tours & Safaris who made the walk with elephants possible, has to be one of the most emotionally moving experiences we have ever undertaken, under the guidance & expertise of Tim. I highly recommend anybody to follow Tim’s recommendations for this...More

1  Thank Carol M
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Carol, Thanks so much for the review. You are so right, just being with her is incredible and the fact that she is not tame but human tolerant and as she grazes we follow her and her calves in their natural environment . Now...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tim took us on a wonderful day tour to Pilanesberg and the elephant interaction park. He picked us up from our hotel and kept us entertained with interesting facts and witticisms. He is clearly someone who loves nature and wild life and has wide knowledge...More

Thank Vivek K
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Vivek, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to assist you in changing the tour. It is so important for you to get what you want and be happy. We need people like you to go home and be ambassadors for this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day with Tim of Wildside Tours and Safaris from Johannesburg, South Africa. Tim is extremely knowledgeable about South African culture and the animals that inhabit the area. His relationships with the people at the attractions seemed to get us some special...More

Thank nesconsetbaseball
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words in the review and it was my pleasure to show you our awesome diversity that this country has to offer from its Nature to culture. It has always been my passion and to be able to give you memories...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Tim Smith was our guide around Kruger Park for 3 days . His knowledge and experience meant we all learnt so much about African wildlife. He kept us entertained and we managed to photograph the big 5! Fantastic few days with Tim that we will...More

Thank timmartin2018
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hi Tim, Thanks for the review, much appreciated. Next time we can better it and get the big 5, 2 times each day. It was awesome being with you and your family. Thanks for letting me take you to the Kruger, it is such an...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

My South African adventure was filled with ALL of the magic and majesty you could imagine. The reason I can boast this? Unequivocally, we owe it all to Tim Smith! We could not have possibly had a more delightful, knowledgeable guiding force than Tim. His...More

Thank Madelyn G
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hi Madelyn, Thanks for the kind words and trust me it was my pleasure to be with you all. You guys rock and are so so much fun to be with. I hope we get to meet in the near future again. Keep well and...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

did the full-day-tour on a Saturday with only two other people. Tim arrived punctually at 5:30 in the morning at our hotel in Sandton (Johannesburg). Then we had a two hours car drive until Pilanesberg. Tim told us some more informations about the animals. The...More

Thank Re B
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hi, Thanks so much for the review and kind words. It was awesome being with you and I had just as much even more fun than you all. Its such a special place and you were all tons of fun to be with. Thanks again...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a brilliant time @Plianesburg, elephant interaction, Lesedi & the lion park on two separate trips. Tim was such an amazing guide, he loves what he does and it shows in the way he plans the tours & the experience you...More

Thank Gwenyth D
Wildside1, Owner at Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Gwen, Thanks for the amazing review. I truly appreciate it. It was awesome being with you all and you made it just as much fun just to be with you. It is always a pleasure for me to share my passion with people that...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We took this excursion as the final safari on our amazing trip to South Africa. Tim was excellent- knowledgeable, funny and fun! At the Lion and Safari park, we were able to interact with 5 month old lion cubs and a five year old cheetah....More

1  Thank Sassy2254
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This was added on to the end of our 12 day trip to S.Africa, and it didn't disappoint. Our tour guide Tim had a vast array of knowledge about the animals as well as the reserve and park. My highlight of the day was interacting...More

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We found Tim on Trip Advisor. I contacted him because I had two large groups that would be visiting South Africa with a tour company, and we were looking for something to do on our last day out of Johannesburg. Not only did Tim respond...More

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Response from Julius_Capellini | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Here's the guide's contact details. Tim Smith - Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours - WhatsApp: +27 82453 7056 Tell him it was Julius (from Brazil) who passed on his contacts. Best regards
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bn121008
30 March 2017|
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Response from Wildside1 | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for the message. You can contact me at mobile number +27 (0) 824537056. You can add my number and Whatsapp me. It will be my pleasure to assist you. Cheers Tim
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Gwabht
20 February 2017|
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Response from Wildside1 | Property representative |
Hi . Thanks for the enquiry. It will be a pleasure to take you on tours for 2 days. I would suggest that you do a Pilanesberg Nature Reserve tour and the following Interaction with Elephants and Lion Park the next. The... More
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