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Addo Elephant National Park

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Address: Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
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Private Addo Elephant National Park Day Tour from Port Elizabeth
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Great three day experience

Our first visit to this National Park, and it wont be our last. Elephant sightings are amazing, and the herds very relaxed even when loads of cars around. The whole experience is... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
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George, South Africa
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George, South Africa
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169 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our first visit to this National Park, and it wont be our last. Elephant sightings are amazing, and the herds very relaxed even when loads of cars around. The whole experience is memorable, from efficient and pleasant staff, clean and comfortable accommodation and an opportunity to be in the wild again. The main rest camp has a great hide and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went for the second time this year and took my parents - who were on their first trip to Africa. We saw pretty much everything - obviously heaps of elephants, some lions around a watering hole and on an early morning, 6am drive, were lucky enough to spot a mama leopard with 2 of her cubs on an early... More 

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Robertson, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

I Do trail rides as a job and I had a most wonderful experience at Addo. We went aon a 2 hour trail and the experience of seeing the wild life from horse back was unbelievable. Our guide was well trained and very funny. The horses are well taken care of and very friendly. Thank you for a great experience!

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Port Alfred, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We always return for some well needed relaxation. Always Lucky to find the 2 male lions. If only I can pick up my house and place it next to one of the drinking holes. That will be perfect.

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New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
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90 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Wow a must do .Fantastic park filled with lots of elephants. We were lucky seeing so many elephant's. Only had been sat outside our chalet for less than 30 Mins when a three came by. The park issues you a game drive permit for driving into game reserve , issued with a map you self drive through the park. Some... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We took a lot of elephants pictures. The drive through this amazing park was filled with cars, and tour vehicles, seeing the gentle giants was a great experience. Restaurant on site was great as well.

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Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

An old family favorite right on our doorstep. There is plenty to see including Kudu, jackal and plenty of elephants. We like to stop and have a quick lunch time braai at Jacks picnic site before going on to the new section where we often find elephant at the watering hole

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I really enjoyed drive through this national park! We saw loooots of elephants that were very close, also baby elephants that made us all melt! :) Most animals quite tame and walk nears cars so great opportunities for amazing pictures

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Annapolis, Maryland
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Although there is more here than just elephants and although there are lots of elephants at other preserves, I had never seen so many elephants at one time and of various sizes, shapes, age, sex, and personality. The big attraction, of course, was the watering hole where the hot summer day has its effect. Elephants bathing, mating, calling, or just... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

The park is kept in pristine condition. But we did not spot a lot of game roaming around, while driving around looking for elephants. We saw a one small elephant herd, few zebra's and a lot of warthogs roaming the park. We did spot the same small elephant herd, twice, as they were making their way down from one of... More 

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