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Pangolin Photo Safaris - Day Tours

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Address: | Chobe National Park, Kasane 8005, Botswana
Phone Number: +27 21 461 2941
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Pangolin Photo safaris is a unique experience on The Chobe River. We supply...

Pangolin Photo safaris is a unique experience on The Chobe River. We supply our clients with state of the art digital cameras and telephoto lenses and teach them how to use them. If you are spending any time in The Chobe (Kasane) then join us for an afternoon or morning cruise and get some amazing wildlife photographs to treasure forever. We also run regular photographic workshops with world famous wildlife photographers throughout the year.

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Photographic River Cruise on The Chobe
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Fantastic time with Pangolin Safaris!

My wife and I can heartily recommend this tour. It was the highlight of our trip to Africa. The staff did everything to make our trip the best possible experience. You cannot go... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Beer Sheva
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I can heartily recommend this tour. It was the highlight of our trip to Africa. The staff did everything to make our trip the best possible experience. You cannot go wrong with them. We also learned a lot about wildlife photography.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended the basic photography academy at Pumba Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. Aside from teaching us great photographic skills, our guide Neale Howarth treated us to the best wildlife sightings we have ever experienced. A Cheetah and Lion kill kept us busy with subject matter and the Elephant herd parading a new born calf was beyond our greatest... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two days in the middle of our Botswana Safari with Pangolin on the Chobe. Three trips on the PhotoBoat and one in the Unimog into Chobe National Park. The design of the boat is something every photographer should experience. The adjustable chair and camera support is quite something to experience. Either use your own kit (which I did)... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Came away from our morning river cruise with some amazing photos. We should have done the afternoon one too! Very professional, thank you Pangolin Photo Safaris!

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I did there 11 day chobe/madikwe Safari, and from there seamless booking process to there awesome vehicles everything was A+, The river cruises up the Chobe river in there special photography boats with mounts and 360 chairs was definitely a highlight and with expert knowledge and tutoring from Janine I was able to come away with lots of amazing photos... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We did the Pangolin weekender photo safari. We were picked up promptly at the airport and delivered to the Mowana Lodge where we stayed for 2 nights. Overall we did 3 river cruises (1 in the am and 2 in the pm) as well as a morning land safari before returning to the airport. I can't say enough good things... More 

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Near Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

In the world of nature the pangolin is a rare animal, and in the world of photography Pangolin Photo Safaris is that rare company that delivers at the highest level in every capacity. Their equipment, from boats to seats/mounts to cameras/lenses (if you choose to use theirs) is unequaled. Their reservation staff and guides are the best. We have been... More 

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Chingola, Zambia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

What an experience!!! The overall safari was magnificanet and exceeded all expectations Pangolin's arrangmeents for minitial reservation email exchanges, to seeing us off at Nairobi Airport at the end of the trip was above expectations. Our game viewing / sighting in the Mara was unbleeievalbe and everything one could have epxeted to see we ticked. Guts is BRILLIANT coach and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We don't personally carry fancy cameras and are amateur photographers at best. But this tour was booked for us as part of our stay at &Beyond Chobe Under Canvas, and I am so glad we were able to experience this. We received great instruction on what to do, and expertly maneuvered around the river for maximum light and animal exposure.... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Each boat seats eight passengers. Everyone is provided a long lens camera and instruction and tips for taking great wildlife shots. You will learn how to zoom, frame, and take action shots like birds in flight. The plentiful wildlife gives you lots of photos ops. At the end of the tour each person is provided with the memory card from... More 

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