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Viva Safaris

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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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US$783.61*
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5 Day Budget Kruger National Park Safari
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US$998.19*
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5 Day Classic Kruger National Park Safari
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US$882.65*
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5 Day Lodge and Treehouse Kruger National Park Safari
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Viva Safaris is a leading South African tour operator offering value-for-money Kruger National Park safari packages and tours in open game vehicles. From humble beginnings in 1991, we have grown to become the most sought after tour operator servicing the Kruger National Park region, offering daily departures, 365 days a year.
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“tree house” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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"tree house"
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"tremisana lodge"
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"excellent care"
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"two nights"
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"budget safari"
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"game drives"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

See my separate review of the accommodation Tremisana Lodge and Marcs Treehouse. A great safari with knowledgable and informative guides. Safe but lengthy journey door to door from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park with airport hotel pick up. I would therefore suggest the four day...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the awesome experience! Accommodation was amazing, I spend a night at the Tremisana Lodge and a night in the tree house and this experience was awesome! Friendly staff, always willing to assist, great guides and our Kruger experience was great! Would definitely...More

Thank Gail S
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Gail Thanks for an awesome review. We are pleased that you found the accommodation at both Tremisana Lodge and Marc's Treehouse "awesome". It is good to read that the friendly staff were so willing to assist and that the guides and day in Kruger...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip is totally entirely and absolutely terrible terrible terrible. It is totally not organized. All the staff hurry you up to every thing and ended with waiting for the other guys. We booked 3 day tour in Kruger, and besides sleeping, we spent half...More

Thank ruibo W
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Ruibo I find this review so bad as to be unbelievable. We have contacted Tripadvisor, Tremisana and Marc's Treehouse Lodges, our Head Office, our Reception , our transfer drivers, our wildlife guides and we have tried unsuccessfully to contact you. Nobody knows of a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Booked a 4 night safari at Tremisana and on the last night asked if we could stay at the tree house ... I expected a no , but Thandy bent over backwards to sort . Had a fab time , with fab guides . In...More

Thank Jonathan T
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Hi Jonathan It is a great compliment to Viva Safaris to know that you so enjoyed your safari that you wanted to prolong your stay ! Thanks for your recommendation and, yes, we do care that all our guests have a good time. Kind regards...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

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VivaSafaris, Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

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Response from Debbie E | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up at our lodge in Josburg,by a driver associated with Viva Safaris. They drove us to our next bush camp. Actually Viva took care of all the transporting (to and from airport and to each lodge).They also did... More
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