Biwakwango

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A lovely family adventure | Une belle aventure en famille et une belle rencontre.

Written on: November 11, 2015   |   I visited in October 2015 Biwakwango was our local service provider on a family trip to Earth Aventure. For us and our two children (11 and 13) it turned into private trip (2 participants couldn't embark from Europe). What a great experience we have lived: whale watching, sea lions and penguins in the south. A little bit of activity when we climbed Table Mountain! Then St. Lucia, Imfolozi and its cortege of rhinos, hippos, crocs ... A quick pass through Swaziland before Kruger National Park. Complete opposite of Blyde River Canyon: finally a varied experience that our children could enjoy and that was executed perfectly by our guide, Thierry Biwakwango. He knew to recommend things that suited us and created a great atmosphere: it felt like family or "between friends"!
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Biwakwango était notre prestataire local sur un voyage famille Terre d'Aventure.Pour nous et nos 2 enfants ( 11 et 13 ans)cela s'est transformé en voyage privé (2 participants n'ayant pu embarquer en Europe). Quelle belle expérience nous avons vécue : observation des baleines, manchots et otaries au Sud . Un peu de sport quand même pour monter Table Mountain! Puis St Lucia, Imfolozi et leur cortège de Rhinos, Hippos, Crocos...Petit passage au Swaziland avant le Kruger.Un final du côté de Blyde River Canyon.Finalement une expérience très variée, idéale pour les enfants et portée par notre guide.Thierry de Biwakwango a su nous proposer des choses qui nous correspondaient et créer une ambiance géniale : on se sentait comme en famille ou "entre potes"!
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(4/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Sep 2016.
Thierry organized a first personalized trip 3 years ago that was magical.
We spent 2 weeks in Namibia and a week at Victoria Falls and Chobe Park;
This year Thierry organized a second trip of one month (2 weeks in Namibia, one week in the OKAVANGO Delta and one week in the Cap Town area;
Great once again for the desert of Namibia and its incredible red colors, f... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2016.
We did our honeymoon with Biwakwango.

We have no complaints, the choice of dishes was perfect, authentic, natural and quality. Thierry's advice was precious and always tailored, personalized and courteous.

We also thank Biwakwango for the quality of e-mail exchanges and their responsiveness. A quick answer to any question.

The stay was fantastic and we le... read more
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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2016.
The 14-day circuit in Zambia was super well-organized and balanced between the 3 parks: Lower Zambezi, South Luangwa and Kasanka. The choice of lodges was perfect both for their hospitality and for the activities proposed and supervised by competent guides. We had unforgettable moments. Would recommend the canoe and the Muchinga escarpment! Thank you Thierry and at... read more

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(4/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Sep 2016.
We started off in the awesome Namib dunes at sunset and experienced the searing heat of the Sossusvlei, with flocks of oryx to keep us company. Then onward to the rock paintings and engravings at Brandberg and Twyfelfontein, even meeting up with the Damaraland elephants during a four-hour hike. Etosha was breathtaking, with such a variety of wildlife that it's almo... read more

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(4/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Sep 2016.
It was our second trip with Biwakwango. After S. Africa and the unforgettable Lesotho, we discovered Namibia. Gorgeous landscapes! Walls of ocher-colored dunes, picnic in the vast minerals, encounters with locals, super hike in Naukluft and watching a magnificent fawn in marvelous circumstances.
A new journey under the guidance of Thierry, who showed us these exc... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Nov 2015.
We wanted to combine a safari trip to South Africa with a couple of friends. We were keen to get off the beaten path. We contacted Thierry Biwakwango, a local agency, and his proposals were consistent with our expectations.
Our choice was wise. We left for 19 days in November 2015, where we did two safaris (Kruger and Imfolosi) and treks (Swaziland, Drakensberg r... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jun 2014.
We contacted Thierry from Biwakwango in August 2013, explaining to him that we wanted to go to Africa for our honeymoon. Thierry very quickly picked up our interests and what we were looking to experience, and came up with a proposal which matched all our requirements, as we wanted to mix top-class safaris, adventure and luxury.

Not only was he very quickly ava... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Aug 2015.
Many mail exchanges with Thierry to build this three-week trip: 14 days driving through Namibia, two days to discover Victoria Fall falls six days and finally distributed in three destinations in Botswana. Thierry remained on high alert to answer all our questions and changes in the structures of our trip. He also offered alternatives that were ALL proven to be won... read more

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Biwakwango

- We offer private/custom safaris
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- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
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T: +27 31 776 3165
Since: Mar 2001

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