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Viva Safaris is a leading South African tour operator offering value-for-money Kruger National Park safari packages and tours in open game vehicles. From humble beginnings in 1991, we have grown to become the most sought after tour operator...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nothing but wonderful! We saw all kinds of animals and learned so much about South Africa and the animals. We enjoyed the benefit of having air conditioning in our room. Nice food WONDERFUL people. They provided so many drives and activities we were...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Benny and Stephanie Thanks for sharing your experience of our6 day Tremisana Lodge safari package. We are so happy that everything was wonderful ! We are pleased that you enjoyed the air conditioned chalets, the food and staff. I shall personally thank Pretty and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brian and I always wanted to go to Kruger and like everyone- “See the big five!” Thanks to miles and flight availability we were able to get to JNB but faced with the dilemma of finding a good tour operator. Prices are daunting when you...More

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi guys Thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We are thrilled that your Viva Safaris package exceeded your expectations. We are pleased that you found good reason to choose Viva Safaris and even more pleased that you so enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Viva safari, professional, planned, experienced, and most importantly passionate people about what they do. They made our family safari a very exciting, dreamy, and safe experience especially with kids aged 9-7-4 years old ( who never wanted to leave the place). The night safari, day...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ola Wow ! "professional, planned, experienced, passionate " - these words do Viva Safaris a world of good - thank you most sincerely. We are thrilled to know that your kids were so enamoured with the safari that they did not want to leave...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were advised that the company had a range of activities so, before we came to SA on holiday, we booked the 6 day lodge safari Collected from our hotel near Johannesburg airport and taken to the lodge meant not having to drive, so we...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Pierre Thanks for an equally " fantastic" review. We are pleased that you enjoyed the variety of activities that Viva Safaris offers and that you enjoyed our staff and guides. Victor and Rex will be thrilled to know that they have received a special...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lodge: the accommodation was great and meals included were really good (remember to take cash to pay for your drinks which are not included). The rooms were very clean and they had air conditioning. Game Drives: We went to Kruger Park only once but got...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Pedro Thanks for a good review. We are pleased that you enjoyed the accommodation and meals. It is also great that you enjoyed the game activities. I was annoyed when I read that Raymond had the temerity to discuss tipping with you - this...More

Reviewed October 7, 2019

This was my second holiday with Viva safaris and this time I stayed one night at Tremisana followed by an extended stay in a treehouse at Marc’s camp. The highlight of the trip has to be the brilliant game drives and the passionate rangers who...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2019

Hi Tracey We are pleased to know that your return visit with Viva Safaris was FANTASTIC ! It is edifying to read that our "passionate" rangers afforded you "brilliant" game drives. You certainly had great luck : cheetah, aardvark, leopard and wild dogs over and...More

Reviewed October 7, 2019

I found this whole experience awe inspiring from start to finish. It will be in my thoughts and my heart forever. The accommodation exceeded expectation, it was situated perfectly to look at the stars at night and watch the beautiful African sun rise in the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2019

Hi Kerrie Thanks for a fantastic review ! We are touched to read that your safari experience will be in your thoughts and heart forever !! Wow !! It is equally humbling to know that " Africa is under your skin ". The staff you...More

Reviewed October 5, 2019

I booked the three day package with Johannesburg return, staying at Masango camp. In general, I highly recommend to anyone pressed for time or on a tight schedule. In the three days I was with Viva Safaris, I experienced so much-they really keep you moving!...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2019

Hi there Thanks for a top-notch review ! We are pleased that you had a good safari and that Masango Camp was suitable for all your needs. We are pleased that you found the chalet comfortable, the meals excellent and our staff accommodating. It is...More

Reviewed October 3, 2019

We got hooked on 4 Day Sleep Out Walking Safari. Having whole 6 days left to our flight though, we were grateful for the help of Patti, who managed our booking. She added 2 nights in a treehouse and thus customized our tour to the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2019

Hi there Thanks for a very descriptive review. We are pleased that Patti arranged a combination of sleep out and treehouse packages. Thanks for commending the hard work done by our staff and for praising our planning department - it is a challenge to keep...More

Reviewed September 20, 2019

I booked a Safari for 4 days. Everything is organised for you, so you just have to relax and enjoy the gamedrives!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Helena M
VivaSafaris, General Manager at Viva Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2019

Hi Helena Thanks for a brief and good review. We are pleased that you were able to relax and enjoy your safari while Viva Safaris saw to the organisation of your safari package. Be well Piero

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brimel
October 26, 2018|
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Response from kdklmjcheck123 | Reviewed this property |
Everything was provided except for alcohol and lunches/refreshments when at Kruger (we did the 6 day Katekani safari).
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wanderl0st2018
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Response from debbiemob | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up at our lodge in Josburg,by a driver associated with Viva Safaris. They drove us to our next bush camp. Actually Viva took care of all the transporting (to and from airport and to each lodge).They also did... More
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