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Services offered by Shaka Africa Trophy Safaris

Imagine superb elephant or buffalo hunting under the African skies during the day and relaxing in a luxurious chalet with stylish decor and indulging in delicious South African cuisine by night. When you visit Shaka Africa Trophy Safaris, those are just some of the basic elements on which true South African hospitality is built.

In addition to any of our hippo, elephant, buffalo or crocodile hunting packages, you can expect personal attention that will surpass all your expectations.

Our mission is to not only make your hunting trip a success, but also to create a lasting impression upon which you will reminisce wherever you travel in future. No matter where you go, a piece of your heart will always be in South Africa.

Our professional hunters and their teams, as well as the camp staff and catering team are not only fully trained, but they are also excellent hosts. You may arrive here as a stranger, but you will leave as a friend we hope to see again soon.


Available Services and Facilities

  • Accommodation, including housekeeping and laundry
  • Professional hunting team and field preparations
  • Catering team, caters to special requirements
  • Telecommunications services*
  • Land transport and airport transfers*
  • Hunting vehicle hire*
  • Rifle and ammunition hire*
  • Hunting safari videography service*

* Please note which services that are included and excluded from hunting packages for charges.


Services Included in Our Hunting Packages

Here are the services that you can expect to be included in all packages (unless otherwise stated):

  • Full accommodation at the safari lodge for the duration of the hunting package.
  • Daily laundry and housekeeping services
  • Full catering, including special requirements.
  • All soft drinks and bottled water.
  • A cooler box with refreshments for each hunting vehicle.
  • Full time service of an experienced professional hunter, skinner, trekkers, caterers, and camp staff.
  • Field preparations of trophies and delivery to the taxidermy.
  • Pick up and drop off at airports closest to the hunting area.
  • Government fee (Congo only).


Services Excluded from our Hunting Packages:

Here are the services that you can expect to be encluded from all packages (unless otherwise stated):

  • Taxidermy processes and shipping charges.
  • Gratuities to staff, professional hunters and camp staff.
  • Personal expenses
  • Video crew. We assist in arranging a professional crew to video your hunt.
  • Flights - All international flights and domestic flights. Charters to and from hunting area.
  • Hotel Accommodation- before and after the contracted safari period.
  • Trophy charge - as per price list (this includes shot OR wounded animals).
  • Cities Permit and licence fee - as per price list
  • Rifle hire - A wide variety of rifles can be hired at $50 per day (ammunition included).
  • Value added tax - 14% in South Africa (charged on all accommodations as well as wounded animals. All trophies that are exported have no vat charge).
  • Additional Car hire - Tinashe offers a luxury SUV that can accommodate 5 people. Should an additional vehicle be required, rental will be charged to the client.
  • Area Transfer fee - Transfer between provinces in South Africa will be charged @ $600.00 per day per vehicle. This includes full board.
  • Cost of Telephone - All telephone, fax, email and internet calls will be charged to the client.



We'll help you with all South African Hunting Permits. Download the Application for a Firearm document (SAPS520) below.

Feel free to contact us for more information.


1. Application for a Firearm Permit Download the SAPS520.PDF file and complete the form in black ink

Left click the document name to view the document or Right click the document name and Select Save Target as... to download the document to your computer.