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Mafuta’s Hunting Safaris will endeavour to provide exclusive us of safari camps and hunting areas for each safari. It is essential to obtain currency from any International Airport Bank upon arrival for personal expenses.
Daily Rates include:
Daily Rates Exclude:
We recommend the use of a Travel Agent that is well established with travelling to Africa, especially with hunters. South Africa requires a passport. Some countries requires a VISA except the USA. Insurance travellers emergency company Network (800-275-3836) Hollis E. Boss of Sportman’s Insurance Agency Inc. (SIAI) handles gun insurance (800-925-7767)
Importing of hunting weapons to South Africa requires a declaration at customs on arrival. Cities convention signatory countries need to bring a copy of their city’s permit that can be obtained from the Federal Wildlife office.
Shotgun & Rifles:
Long range shooting (250m x 270yds) may on occasion be required. All hunters should ensure that they bring rifles of suitable caliber (min 270) fitted with reliable variable telescopes and that ammunition be capable of suitable distance trajectory. The legal minimum caliber for any of the Big Five is .375 magnum.
Rifles and shotgun hire available.
It is the responsibility of every hunter to be fully acquainted with his/her firearms and that adequate practise has taken place prior to arrival. Although our professional hunter will make every effort to present the best possible opportunity for a shot, Mafuta’s Hunting Safaris will not accept responsibility for poor shooting and hunting time wasted in search of wounded animals.
Hunting with Mafuta’s Safari and Taxidermy are a high risk Veterinarian approved facility, and their skilled personnel will take care of your trophies from field preparation, right up to Export.
Clothing and assessories:
Reservations may only be made by calling/email/WatsApp, and signing of contract. We require 50% of package fees or 50% of the daily rate to be paid upon booking date. Package and daily fees can be paid with your credit card, or cash. At the end of the hunt the trophy fees must be paid by credit card, or cash. All fees to be paid in US Dollars.
Cancellations and Postponements:
Mafuta’s Hunting Safaris at its sole discretion, retains the right to refuse a request to postpone a safari. All such requests from the client are to be in writing. 50% Handling fees of your deposit is non-refundable if the safari is cancelled 60 days before your booking date. No refund for cancellations less than 30 days before the safari begins a replacement booking can be made. No refund will be given should the client arrive after the commencement date, or leave prior to the last day of the safari.
Risk & Loss:
Mafuta’s Hunting Safaris draws the client’s attention to the fact that there are certain risks involved on a trip or safari of this nature. The client, by paying a deposit, accepts the risks as his/her own. While travelling, loss of baggage or firearms are the responsibility of the client and/or the airline carrier. Mafuta’s Hunting Safaris will not be held reponsible for damages to or loss of personal items belonging the client or his/her companions before, during or after the agreed upon safari.
The client agrees to abide by the decision of his professional hunter to kill any animal that the client has shot if, in his opinion, the animal is a threat to human life, or is suffering. In determining whether and amimal which has been shot by the client is wounded or not, the decision of the professional hunter will be final and binding to the payment for the animal whether or not it is found and recovered.
Hunting with Mafuta’s Safaris will not be responsible for any misprints.
Please not that all prices are quoted in U.S. Dollars or Euros.
Prices are subject to change without prior written notice.