February 23 - March 10, 2019
Enchanted Africa: Wild Animals & Nature
Join us for a spectacular Photo Tour of Southern Africa’s stunning landscapes and safari parks. Travel through some of the most amazing parts of northern section of South Africa from the remote and secluded mountain kingdom of Lesotho, to the world-famous Kruger National Park. We stay 8 nights in 4 different Private Game Lodges.
Limited to 7-10 Participants, these adventurers will travel with us through some seldom visited areas of southern Africa, with great opportunities for stunning landscape and wildlife photos.
In 1992, your guides Christian and Regula Heeb first visited this country. Returning many times since, they have published several books on South Africa. This 2 week Safari can be combined with our 1 week Botswana Photo Safari.
ZAR 136,290 /per person/double room sharing (≈ US 10,299)
ZAR 34,780 /single room surplus (≈US$ 2,328)
Participants: 7-10 participants. The tour is definitely carried out.
- all accommodation in 4 & 5* Lodges and cabins, incl 4 Private Game Lodges
- 15 nights in double room sharing
- all meals as mentioned in programm B=breakfast, L=Lunch, D=dinner
- transportation from Johannesburg in our van
- all entry fees as mentioned in itinerary
- morning and evening game drives in the 4 private game reserves
- flight to Johannesburg
- alcoholic drinks
Saturday, February 23: Individual arrival either early morning or night before in Johannesburg. Meet group midday and drive to game rich Pilanesberg National Park and Sun City, the exotic African Las Vegas. D
Sunday, February 24: Visit Sun City and a Safari photo tour in Pilanesburg National Park in the afternoon. B&D
Monday, February 25: Drive to the Golden Gate Highland National Park. Overnight in Park. Visit Basotho Cultural Village with photography of the colorful village and its inhabitants. B&D
Tuesday, February 26: Drive to the highlands and the kingdom of Lesotho high up in the Drakensberg mountains. We explore this country with its deep canyons and waterfalls and stay in a comfortable lodge for two nights. B&D
Wednesday, February 27: Photography and exploration in Lesotho. Overnight stay in the same Lodge. B&D
Thursday, February 28: Drive to the crown juwel of the Drakensberg the Royal Natal National Park. Overnight in Lodge near the park. B&D
Friday, March 1: Today we explore the famous Rock Art of the area. There are opportunities to see the famed Eland antilopes. B&D
Saturday, March 2: Todays journey leads us through the green hills of the Zululand in the province of Natal. The village was used as the film set for the movie Shaka Zulu. Evening photography and performances of Zulu dancers. Overnight stay at the Lodge in Shakaland. B&D
Sunday, March 3: Our tour heads to the UNESCO World Heritage area of the St.Lucia, the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park where we spend two nights in a comfortable 5 star lodge. We will explore the fantastic nature here by boat, Jeep and on foot. B,L&D, Game Drives
Monday, March 4: Another Day at the Lodge. B,L&D, Game Drives
Tuesday, March 5: We head north through the kingdom of Swaziland and head to the world famous Kruger National Park. This is one of Africas most famous game viewing areas. We stay in a 5 star private Game Lodge were we have great game drives and photo safaris. B&D,Game Drives
Wednesday, March 6: Another day in Kruger National Park. B&D, Game Drives
Thursday, March 7: We go on to another 5 star Safari Camp in the Makalali Conservancy with great game drives and wildlife photography. We hope to get photos of wildcats like Lions and Leopards here. B,L&D, Game Drives
Friday, March 8: Another day at the same Safari Camp. B,L&D, Game Drives
Saturday, March 9: Back to Johannesburg and hotel near airport. B&D
Sunday, March 10: Individual flight home or on to Botswana Photo Safari to the Okavango Delta and Linyanti Region
We reserve the right to adjust the program if necessary.
books by Christian Heeb