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Detour Africa

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Hello louise, We would like to thank you so much for the excellent service that you gave us. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Well organised and flexible

A great southern Africa trip made effortless by Detour Africa. A couple of highlights: Outlook... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hello louise, We would like to thank you so much for the excellent service that you gave us. We had an incredible safari , saw many beautiful animals and the Thornhill lodge was so great to stay! 😁🐆🦓🐘🦏🦒🐃 Kiss from Canada 🇨🇦💋

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great southern Africa trip made effortless by Detour Africa. A couple of highlights: Outlook Safari at Kruger - these guys were really good and really knew their stuff. I am pretty sure that seeing the big 5 all in one day is not normal...More

Thank sapan500
Reviewed 15 August 2018

My Booking with Louise from Detour Africa was very easy and she helped me a lot. The Tour itself was with Cape Xtreme, what I didn't knew, but that was ok. My propblem starts with the group size of 29 people in a big bus....More

Thank ViktoriaL308
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Simply amazing ! Honestly not much of an organized thing person so I was a little scared in the beginning. But boy was I wrong. From Louise that helped me with the booking, to the transport and the activities : everything was better than expected....More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 27 July 2018

From the first e-mail to this company I randomly picked off the internet, I was impressed enough to put my TRUST in them!! Elena Black was so helpful throughout the booking process and offered advice any time I was in need. She took care of...More

Thank syng4mee
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice safari with Detour!Our guides made us feel like home!!It was perfect! Highly recommended!!!

Thank PedroC6961
Robert K, General Manager at Detour Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Dear Pedro, Thank you, we glad you enjoyed it and thanks for recommending us. Hope to see you soon again :)

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Me, my husband and our 10 year old son booked the 6 day tree house safari with Detour. Really easy communication with Louise. They respond very quick to emails, and kept in contact during our tour which gave us extra comfort. The tour itself was...More

Thank anip279
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I hesitantly booked the tour after a friend of mine informed us about "the"garden route just to make sure that we visited the main attractions of South Africa.This was the best option we had as we had planned a 12 days visit...More

Thank angelsangeet
Robert K, Manager at Detour Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Dear Angelsangeet, That's wonderful to hear, Will pass on your comments to your guide and consultant. Please do come back again one day. :)

Reviewed 7 May 2018

I'm very pleased with my safari (day trip at Pilanesberg). Robyn was a lot of help by e-mail, with prompt answers and advises. This was my first safari, and I enjoyed myself so much, I had a really great time. Ben was a wonderful guide,...More

Thank CelineM1309
Robert K, Manager at Detour Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you Mrs Celine M. We do hope you come back again, perhaps for a few more days next time :) Best wishes for the rest of the year. Regards rob

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This was our 1st visit to South Africa and hearing horror stories on the internet we decided to book with a tour group. Detour came up and we are so pleased to have chosen them they replied to our emails promptly and made sure all...More

1  Thank Raggie1981
Robert K, Manager at Detour Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank for the Review Please do recommend us, we always love taking friends of friends on tour. Best wishes for the rest of the year. Kind regards Rob

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Cherisse H
21 June 2017|
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Response from DeepcovePeter | Reviewed this property |
The tours are not private, but they are small. The truck (not a bus) has 22 seats. On our first tour we had 18 people, the second tour we had between 9 and 14 people as some were dropped off and some joined, and our third... More
25 May 2017|
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Response from ShawnPetre | Property representative |
Hi Burt, thanks for making contact. There are either small group departures of 12 or standard group departures of 20. If you would like more detailed info please do send us a request. Our website has all our contact details... More