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Address: 7708, South Africa
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+27 21 683 7826
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 09:00 - 12:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Jenman African Safaris is one of the leading safari travel operators in...

Jenman African Safaris is one of the leading safari travel operators in Southern Africa, East Africa and Madagascar. We are based in Cape Town, South Africa with operational offices in Tanzania, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Madagascar. Over 20 years of experience as well as profound knowledge and expertise distinguishes Jenman African Safaris from others. Join us for your African safari of a lifetime!

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Best trip ever

We had 3 weeks of the most well planned, well thought out vacation Our guides Lucky and Fungai never stopped going out of their way to show us a spectacular time We experienced... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jill L P
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Bethel
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had 3 weeks of the most well planned, well thought out vacation Our guides Lucky and Fungai never stopped going out of their way to show us a spectacular time We experienced everything Botswana Namibia and South Africa has to over, Adventure after adventure everyday It far exceeded any of my expectations Kudos to this company

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Jill Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review with us! We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time on tour with us and that this tour ticked all the boxes for a fantastic safari holiday. We are happy to know that Lucky and Fungai did such an incredible job as... More 

Melbourne
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time with Jenman, We just finished a 24 day tours "North Experience" from Cape town to Vic Falls, going through South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. Our guide Chantel was excellent, she was very knowledgeable about all things africa, wildlife, history you name it and she is a great cook!. Max our driver was a champion,... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Happymerv Thank you for taking the time to your review regarding your recent tour with us through South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time and we hope you left Africa with fond memories you will cherish for years to come. Thank you for recognising the incredible work of... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an awesome time, with a good bunch 9f fellow travellers and an excellent tour guide, Nerise. Nerise was extremely knowledgeable & also very proud of her Country. Her 8nformation along the way and organizational skills were of the highest order. The tour is a terrific mix of animals, culture & spectacular scenery. There was also the opportunity to exercise... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Eric Y Thank you for taking the time to share your review! We are so pleased to hear that you loved your time in South Africa and Swaziland on our World in One Country Tour. South Africa is such an amazing country and we are so happy that we were given the opportunity to showcase and share with you... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our safari was towards the end of a wet, wet season so the roads were bumpier than usual and this made some of the journeys longer than expected, and the wildlife in Etosha harder to find. That said, this was an excellent trip that I would recommend in the dry season! Our guide, Louis Lock, had an almost encyclopaedic knowledge... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi CACurd Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us! We are so pleased that the overall experience was enjoyed albeit the bumpy roads. Southern Africa has had a particularly wet summer resulting in worsening road conditions and less game visibility in the national parks, however, I am pleased that this did not hamper your experience... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Tour Guide : Louis Lock Louis Lock made this gruelling adventure an experience to remember, I don’t think I could have made it to the end without his care, expertise in his subject matter (be it about, the land, the people, the animals/birds/reptiles, the night sky and I am sure the list can go on…………) and his absolute willingness to... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi KayE3 Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are pleased to hear that the overall experience was enjoyed and we hope you made many lasting memories during your trip. We are so happy to know that your guide Louis Lock did such a fantastic job and managed to impart so much of his knowledge with... More 

Frauenfeld, Switzerland
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

First of all, many thanks to our great Guide, Louis Lock, who made every effort to make our trip a very special one. He has an extensive knowledge about everything: flora, fauna, geography, history… - very impressive. Moreover, he is very friendly, committed and motivating. Also thanks a lot to Brilliant, who is a very good driver and made us... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Bettina, Thank you for taking the time to review your World in One Country tour with Jenman Safaris. It is great to hear that both Luis and Brilliant were able to make your experience both comfortable and enjoyable and we will certainly pass this information onto them. It sounds like you had a very multinational group which always brings... More 

Blue Mountains, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

WOW What an experience!!! From the National Parks to the unique accommodation you really to see, feel and breath Sth Africa. Our guide Louis Lock was fantastic his knowledge of his country was exceptional . He kept us informed every inch of the way on the animals, the flora and fauna and landscapes. On many occasions Louis went above the... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi HallsatSpringwood, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience World in One Country tour with Jenman Safaris. It is always great to hear such positive feedback about our guides and drivers so we will ensure that Louis and Brilliant are passed on your review. We hope that you have many memories of the trip that you will... More 

Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This tour was incredible! We had an excellent group which made the experience for sure. Our tour guide, Louis Locke, is very knowledgeable and has a keen interest in flora and fauna which pleased me tremendously. Our driver Brilliant was as he is named, very kind and a great driver. As I have never done a tour before, I can't... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Jaya, Thank you for taking the time to review your World in One Country experience with Jenman African Safaris. Having a group which is able to bond quickly certainly makes for a more enjoyable overall experience especially as yours was over the Christmas period, it sounds like your group made their own comfortable and enjoyable family dynamic. We always... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

As part of our honeymoon we booked a 7 day Safari & Garden Route tour with Jenman Safari (Port Elizabeth - Cape Town). Our guide, Louis Lock, was phenomenal! He was very attentive to our entire group's needs/wants, provided us with tons of information on the animals and the landscapes that we saw throughout our tour. New Years Eve was... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Karenmcd78, Thank you for taking the time to review your 7-day Safari & Garden Route tour with Jenman Safari. We are glad that Louis was able to adapt your tour to your groups needs and give you both an informative and entertaining experience. It sounds like you’re your New Year’s Eve for 2017 will be one to remember! It... More 

Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My husband and I were part of the subject tour in Sept/Oct. The reason I have not posted my review earlier is that I wanted to give Jenman the opportunity to respond to our feedback form or, email to them upon our return, however, as they have not responded I am posting my comments for other travellers. This is the... More 

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JenmanSafaris, Manager at Jenman African Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Pearlgirl01 Thank you for taking the time to share your review regarding your recent trip on our Botswana Wildlife Breakaway Tour. Firstly, we are pleased that the overall experience was enjoyable and that you left the tour with lasting positive memories. Furthermore, we are happy to know that the accommodation and meals were to your liking and that you... More 

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