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African Timeout - Private Day Tours

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Address: 31 Washington | Northcliff, Johannesburg, South Africa
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+27 83 655 1997
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African Timeout is a owner run tour operator based in Johannesburg that...

African Timeout is a owner run tour operator based in Johannesburg that supplies great day tours and Southern African Tours to any group size --- see the best in africa -----

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Informative, Fun, No Rushing,

My husband and I spent 4 super days with Johan from African Timeout. In those 4 days, we saw a tremendous amount of sites in South Africa. My husband found African Timeout on line... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Deborah S

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I spent 4 super days with Johan from African Timeout. In those 4 days, we saw a tremendous amount of sites in South Africa. My husband found African Timeout on line before we left for Africa and communicated with Johan by email for several weeks. He set up a wonderful time for us and introduced us to... More 

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It was great to have you here and to take our time exploring Johannesburg More 

Highland, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We did a 3 day 2 night safari with Johan with our family of 6. We had the best time! Johan created a memory of a lifetime for our family! We saw so many animals including the Big 5! Food was great, accommodations fantastic, and the safari amazing! I would recommend anybody for this tour. Thanks Johan for a great... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Johan is the best! Not only did he arrange for/coordinate an amazing weekend safari at Pilanesburg, he also led me on the best (most animal sightings) of all the safari I've been on. He is also a super nice guy and a pleasure to be with.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Johan has been our guide in 2014 when we did a tour through Johannesburg. The day was perfect and therefore we have asked him again in 2016 for a day tour to pilanesberg. This was also a perfect day. Would highly recommend Johan.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

We had a great one day private tour of Johannesburg and Soweto with Johan. He tailored the tour to what we wanted to see, so you can customize your tour when you go with him. We had heard from the reception desk at the hotel that some tour guides can be up to two hours late picking up guests and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

We are a family with older teens and did a city tour,soweto and apartheid museum in one day .Johan was punctual and such an excellent guide .He gave us the best history lesson that day in johannesburg and it was a great way to start our trip to south africa and zimbabwe.His van is very comfortable and we had lunch... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

I was looking for a tour of Soweto that would help me understand the history and culture of the area, and with Johan's guidance, I got all of that and much more. Johan showcased the vibrancy of thea Soweto communities. The South African lunch at Wandy's was delicious too. I highly recommend any tour with Johan! You won't be sorry.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Visited Johannesburg for several weeks and needed a proper set of guided tours to break up working. Johan proposed a wonderful itinerary that was very reasonable in cost. I had to use a mobility scooter and everything went off without any problems. My niece and I had a rolling, fun, informative seminar for four days! We did the johannesburg and... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

Johan was our guide as my colleague and I toured around some heritage sites in South Africa scouting out locations for a trip we will run ourselves in the future. Johan was brilliant, he really made the trip. Whether in the city or in the bush, or just driving between places (which we did a lot of - well he... More 

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AfricanTimeout, Owner at African Timeout - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Mac ,it was a great trip , hope to see you for the full tour next year. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

It can be hard to decide what to do with one or two days in a new place. My colleague and I decided to use one of our two days in Johannesburg to take a tour of the city with African Timeout and we are very glad that we did. Johan was responsive and flexible with the booking, and arrived... More 

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