Hunt the Sun
Pre- or post- Safari tours can be arranged.
We welcome family groups. Tours to Cape Town, Garden Route, Kruger National Park, Addo Elephant Park, etc. are arranged and customized to your needs.
We are linked to a small dynamic tour company called African Sunscapes who will gladly assist you with all the necessary arrangements.
Every effort is taken to visit these sites although hunting time is still deemed a priority.
The Diamond Museum
Kimberley is the diamond capitol of the world and offers special deals to its visitors. The surrounding area is steeped in history and battle sites, many of which are right in the hunting areas.
The name Kimberley has been associated with the magic of diamonds since these mysterious, shiny “pebbles,” first appeared in the Northern Cape region of South Africa in the mid-19th century.
The Eureka, the first diamond found in South Africa, was discovered less than 30 miles away and within a few years, the mining town of Kimberley had become the centre of Africa’s first diamond “rush”. Tour the big hole and surrounding museums to get a feel of how it all began.
Take the opportunity to buy some diamonds from the place it all began and arrive home with with a sparkling reminder of your African safari.
Garden Route Tour and Cape Town
If you would like to end your hunting trip with an, add on tour, a tour of the garden route is highly recommended. The tour starts in Port Elizabeth and ends in Cape Town. The Garden Route is a popular stretch of the south-eastern coast of South Africa. The name comes from the lush and ecologically diverse vegetation encountered here with the numerous lagoons and lakes dotted along the coast. It includes towns such as Mossel Bay, Knysna, Oudtshoorn, Plettenberg Bay and Nature’s Valley.
Ten nature reserves embrace the varied ecosystems of the area as well as unique marine reserves, home to soft coral reefs, dolphins, seals and a host of other marine life. Various bays along the Garden Route are nurseries to the endangered Southern Right Whale which come there to calve in the winter and spring (July to December).
The Garden Route is home to golf courses, forests, shopping malls, retirement homes, craft villages and the worlds highest bridge bungy jump, the Bloukrans Bridge Bungy. Many activities can be arranged during the tour of the garden route.
Cape Town is Africa’s premier tourist destination. We offer guided tours to allow you to explore all aspects of this exciting city from the wine lands to the City’ historic areas and museums. Cape Town is quickly becoming the go-to place for travellers looking for their adrenaline fix. From shark cage diving to abseiling down Table Mountain, the Mother City is the adventure capital of the world.
Magersfontein Memorial Golf Estate
Twenty minutes from our Northern Camp hunting camp is a world class 18 hole golf course, built to USGA standards which players can enjoy 360 days a year.
The course will test the scratch golfer and challenge all who love the game. You will navigate around the myriad of waterways avoiding the springbuck and resident swans.
Riveted bunkers are a feature with many holes mirroring the very best the world has to offer.
Enjoy as a day trip and include lunch at the golf course’s five star restaurant.
Pezula golf course
Should you wish to do a garden route tour, the breathtaking, award-winning 18-hole golf course, designed by David Dale and Ronald Fream of GolfPlan USA, is located two hours drive from our Eerenkroon Hunting Camp in the Eastern Cape.
This course offers visitors who wish to play the ultimate golf course in Knysna, an unsurpassed golf experience, and rates amongst the best and the most scenic golf courses in the world.
Mokala National Park
Our Northern Cape hunting camp is located 10mins away from the Mokala National Park. The size of the Park is 26 485 hectares. Mokala is the Setswana name for the magnificent camel thorn, a tree species typical of the arid western interior and common in the area. There is currently 70 km of accessible roads in the National Park.
This Park is home to a number of endangered species such as Cape buffalo, black rhino and roan antelope are to be found, besides a range of smaller species.
Addo Elephant National Park
Addo is the the third largest national park in South Africa and is located just over a hours drive from our Eastern Cape Hunting camp. Addo covers about 180 000 hectares (444 700 acres) and is home to over 550 elephants, there are also lions, buffalo, black rhino, spotted hyena, leopard, a variety of antelope and zebra species, as well as the unique Addo flightless dung beetle, found almost exclusively in Addo.
The currency in South Africa is the Rand, although all transactions are done in US $.
Horseback riding safaris
What better way to explore the vast savannah than from the back of a horse. Our horseback safaris allow for the opportunity to get up close to the animals without disturbing them. Amakhala Game reserve is a Big 5 Wilderness Conservancy offering a wide diversity of wildlife and luxury accommodation. Guided by an expert Ranger on an open safari vehicle view a wide variety of African animals up close. For more information on this wonderful destination click on this link http://www.amakhala.co.za
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