Outfitter #112

Plains game safari in Botswana

Or Call: 1-800-346-8747

Description

Our outfitter offers rifle and bow hunting, photographic game drives, San cultural experiences, horse-back riding and other activities for hunters and non-hunting guests in Botswana. They are open from the beginning of March to the end of October each year, and operates in a privately owned game conservancy of 240,000-acres in the Kalahari region of Botswana. All safaris are specifically tailored to suit each guests needs. They pride themselves on offering their clients excellent service and building strong friendships with all their guests. Ensuring that all their guests are happy and making your trip with them as memorable as possible is of the at most importance to them. Their camp is located in the Kalahari about 280km south west of Maun which is considered the gateway to the Okavango Delta. The closest town is Ghanzi which is about 42km from the camp.

Camp consists of three spacious fully air-conditioned stone thatched cottages with en-suite bathrooms and three large Meru tents under thatched roofs with wooden doors and en-suite bathrooms. Each luxurious room is equipped with a mini-bar, coffee station, in-room safe, hair-dryer, fan and a private veranda with exquisite views of the serene waterhole. 

They can accommodate twelve guests at one time and are able to accommodate more guests in camp for larger groups in additional accommodations if pre-arranged. 

A favorite feature is their eco-friendly swimming pool, on a raised platform, hidden between the trees which overlooks the hippo pool. Meals are served according to your request in the rustically furnished air-conditioned stone thatched dining room.

Enjoy the camps open air lounge and bar area which is set on the edge of the hippo pool. At night you can experience the magnificent starry night skies of the Kalahari from around the camp fire. 


Price

7 day-8 night plains game package, Includes trophy fees for: 1 Gemsbok, 1 Kudu, 1 Blue Wildebeest, 1 Eland, 1 Impala & 1 Jackal

$6,900 – 1x1

$5,900/person – 2x1

$425/day – 1x1

$325/day/person – 2x1

$200/day/person – observers/non-hunters

$100/day - cameraman

Trophy Fees

Springhare                $250

Impala-Common        $400

Genet                         $300

Gemsbok-Kaokoland $1,000

Eland-Cape                $1,500

Kudu                          $1,200

Steenbuck                   $300

Duiker                         $350

Red Hartebeest            $900

Warthog                       $450

Wildebeest-Blue           $500

Zebra                          $1,050

Waterbuck                   $1,600

Caracal Cat                  $1,300

Jackal                          $150

Ostrich                        $500

Porcupine                    $250

Wildcat                         $350

*Giraffe                $4,750

*Sable                  $9,000

*Wildebeest-Black $1,500

Trophy fees subject to change

*Limited quota, inquire at time of booking

Dates

Feb - Nov

Included

Professional hunter, camp accommodations, meals, local beer and wine in moderation, tracker, skinner, full camp staff, meet and greet in Maun, firearm rental, field care of trophies and daily laundry.

Package hunts also include
Trophy fees for package animals

Excluded

Trophy fees

Tips

Dip/Pack/Crate

Shipping trophies

Taxidermy

Botswana firearm permit - $150/gun - if taking own firearms

Ammo tax upon arrival – if taking ammo - must pay in local currency - Botswana Pula

Ammo per round

Shotgun ammo – 12 & 20 gauge

Hotels before or after hunt

Extra activities

Air charters – optional

Ground transfer – Maun-camp-Maun

12% VAT

Specially requested alcohol

Video/cameraman services

Transportation

Sample Itinerary
Day 1: Depart from home and fly to Johannesburg, South Africa
Day 2: Arrive in Johannesburg, Clear customs and overnight
WTA Travel can assist you with B&B and firearm transition service
Days 3: Morning flight to Maun, Botswana where you will be met by the outfitter and transfer to camp

Your scheduled trip dates - full days

Departure Itinerary
Day 1: Depart camp for Maun where you will take a domestic flight to Johannesburg.
You will check your bags all the way to the USA and stay in-transitions upon arrival in Johannesburg.
Day 2: Arrive in USA, clear customs and continue home

WTA strongly suggest you hire a transition service to assist you with clearing your firearms in South Africa. Please call for further information at 1-800-884-9332.

Physical Requirement Level

Level 2 - These hunts are mostly conducted on private ranches. Species include mule deer, elk, antelope; additionally, some caribou and African plains game hunts. Moderate to light hiking each day in semi-mountainous terrain.

Additional Information
Approach: Spot and Stalk.
Equipment: Automobile.