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Roof of Africa Tours

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Roof of Africa Tours offers professional guided tours of the famous Sani Pass (the third steepest pass in the world) and other interesting attractions in Underberg and Himeville. The Sani Pass tour is a must do if you will be visiting Underberg...more
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Tessel Cottage, Corner of Clayton & Sutton Street | Tessel Cottage, Underberg 3256, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WOW. I am so lucky to have discovered Roof of Africa and taken an amazing overnight trip to Lesotho. My friend and I had booked a stay at a game lodge in Hluhluwe and flew in and out of Durban-King Shaka. Our flight schedule gave...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We are so glad we booked with Roof of Africa, it was cheaper, however offered a more personalised service. Luckily, only 3 of us in a 7 person 4x4. Emile was reassuring and friendly when booking. Responding quickly and confirming tour day before. Tabo, the...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for your wonderful and informative review. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you.

Reviewed 11 July 2018

The guide picked me up at 6 AM sharp as stated from my Durban hotel. The drive to Underberg was 3 hours to a pick up location. Before that my guide and I had breakfast. It was well planned. The main tour with 4x4s picked...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you very much for your detailed description, we're very happy that you enjoyed your day with us!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

A bucket list item fulfilled! Emile was very knowledgeable and his anecdotes throughout the trip were very interesting. We stopped periodically to allow us to take photos and the ever changing scenery was breathtaking. My 9 year old was captivated the entire trip. The drive...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thanks for your awesome review and we look forward to hosting you again, maybe in the snow :)

Reviewed 16 June 2018

Peter, our driver, fetched us at our resort at 08h30 and he took us up Sani Pass for the day. The vehicle was an (ageing but in good condition) Toyota Prado 4x4 which was very comfortable. Peter negotiated the entire pass with extreme caution and...More

Thank Steve B
EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hello, thank you for your lovely and informative review!

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Travelling up the spectacular Sani Pass with Roof of Africa in February was amazing. Our guide Sandile was personable, knowledgeable, an excellent driver and knew all the best places to stop for photos. Emile went out of his way to accommodate our schedule and needs...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

What an awesome review and we're so happy that we could make your overnight tour into Lesotho such an unforgettable experience.

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

It was an experience going up sani pass, with amazing views. Our guide Peter had spectacular knowledge about the pass and its wildlife. He is an experienced and cautious driver.

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our tour. Peter is a registered field guide as well as being a cultural site guide so he absolutely loves to share his knowledge of the flora and fauna of the area.

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Thank you Sondele for making our trip so special. You are a wonderful guide. The tour up Sani Pass was the highlite of our two month holiday in South Aafrica. I would highly recommend Roof of Africa tours. Excellent. Uk visitor.

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hello, thank you for such a wonderful comment! We're delighted that it was the highlight of your 2 month trip in South Africa :)

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Our guide Sandile picked us up and from the beginning to the end of our day proved to be excellent. His driving skills are amazing and at no time did I feel fearful .He is knowledgeable about a variety of things and we ended our...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Lovely to hear your excellent review of our tour. You went on our extended day trip and we agree, it really is good value for money!

Reviewed 3 March 2018

My family and I (my kids are 15 and 10) are from China. We travel around the world very frequently, and during the Chinese New Year holidays two weeks ago we decided to visit South Africa and Lesotho. It was our first ever visit to...More

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EmileVDH, Owner at Roof of Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for such an in-depth review, we're delighted that your trip was such an enjoyable experience and enjoyed every moment with you and your family. We look forward to hosting you again on other adventures!

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TraceyO440
16 August 2017|
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Response from EmileVDH | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your enquiry! The cost from Underberg/Himeville for our Sani Pass Day Trip is R780. Unfortunately, Uitzicht Game Lodge is very far away from us and I'd suggest you plan an overnight nearer by for this day... More
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tekkie1
26 January 2017|
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Response from EmileVDH | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your enquiry! The pensioners discount is 10% off the listed price of the tour.
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