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Great experience

Really good trip. The seal experience was wonderful but also Jeanne made the journey so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cliff L
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London, United Kingdom
Wonderful experience so close to the seals!

Saturday 24th February. This is a wonderful little trip! The cape seals are so funny to watch and... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
53jane
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good trip. The seal experience was wonderful but also Jeanne made the journey so interesting. No hesitation in recommending.

1  Thank Cliff L
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Saturday 24th February. This is a wonderful little trip! The cape seals are so funny to watch and the pups great entertainment! No worries about the kayaking as water calm and current slow. Jeanne and her husband lovely people who obviously love what they do...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Ok guys, so first and foremost, Jeanne (our guide and the owner of this business) is the *OG* (original gangster for those of you not familiar with this term) seal kayak-er in Walvis Bay (she's been doing this for 20+ years, longer than anyone else...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

On February 5, 2018 we arranged a kayak with the seals tour in Walvis Bay. Our guide, Jeanne, was also the owner of the company. The tour was special with absolutely nothing missed in the preparation to give us a wonderful experience. Jeanne as on...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

If you like seals, this is the best way to get close to them and have fun with them. They seem to love our company and can't resist nibbling the paddle blades! The two-person kayaks are perfectly safe and paddling and steering was easy. Jeanne...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

We had this trip booked with Jeanne through our travel agents and were unsure about if we would enjoy it, but it was amazing. The drive to the point was great, seeing loads of seabirds and the Jackals. Then we were given all the clothing...More

1  Thank Phil A
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

After reading here the comments of the previous travelers, we were eager to have this experience and were not disappointed. Straightforward booking by email with Jeanne. On that morning of mid November, we were a party of four, Jeanne was waiting for us in Walvis...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Jean has taken a hobby and turned it into a passion. For more than 15 years, she has been taking people on kayak tours of Walvis Bay. Never mind if you are a novice kayaker - Jean provides the kayak, the clothes, the camera bags,...More

1  Thank DrTrescot
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

Arriving at the appointed place, Jean quickly ensures all is well for the drive out to the lagoon. Once out on the lagoon sands the equipment is quickly unloaded and one is asked to choose suitable waterproofs, gloves, lifejackets and waterproof shoes. Jean works at...More

2  Thank Liathach2
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Namibia is the holiday that just keeps on giving. Having spent time in Etosha we were unsure if anything could match it but today we had the pleasure of meeting Jean and kayaking with the seals . No wonder her trip advisor reviews are so...More

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marie w
March 27, 2017|
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Response from worldview2016 | Reviewed this property |
She will provide you with a waterproof jacket and outer protection. It was a little cold, but we were there first week of December. I get cold easily so I had on my own waterproof things underneath what she gave me and a... More
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February 19, 2017|
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Response from prippit | Reviewed this property |
Hi, back in October it was N$600 per person for just over 4 hours in total. I cannot recommend this trip enough - worth every cent!
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February 26, 2015|
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Response from sliver | Reviewed this property |
Loretta you do not need any experience to do the kayaking and it is not hard work for the arms either. I hardly paddled as was so busy taking photos and the kayaks felt very safe. My concern is the timing - so you must find... More
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