Client/s to arrive at scheduled airport in Johannesburg, OR Tambo International, pick-up by PBS safari guide. With Delta and SAA it would be late afternoon.
Transfer to the Guest Lodge to overnight. Less than an hour’s drive depending on traffic.
At arrival at guest lodge clients will check into the lodge and rooms. Dinner will be served after clients have freshened up and enjoyed n cocktail.
Safari Day 1 till the last hunting day:
Wake up call at 5h30 in winter times, breakfast at 6h00. Wake up call at 5h00 in summer, breakfast at 5h30. Transfer to Hunting area. Seasons are reversed in Southern Hemisphere. Wake-up Schedules might change depending on safari progress and program.
Rifles will be sighted in if it was not done on arrival day. Morning hunting program starts immediately after sighting of rifles on 1st day.
Back in camp around 12h00. Lunch would be served at 13h00. Some days Lunchboxes is taken on the hunting vehicle. Lunch would be Picnic Style
Relaxing time until 15h00 in winter, 15h30 in summer. Hunting would be done till dark. Winter around 6h00, summer 7h00
Dinner is served around 7h30 to 8h00 at camp in the evening. Quality time around the campfire with cocktails and refreshments
Observers are welcome to join hunters on safari. In the event of an observer wishing to do other activities this could easily be arranged with the lodge. A full list of activities is available. Activities will be for the clients account. All our safari vehicles is fit to carry a hunter and his family.
Transfers between hunting areas if 2 or more areas are used will normally be departing early morning to allow you to still hunt that afternoon or in the event of a hunt not finished you will hunt till done where after you will then depart.
Departure will be way earlier than normal, all depending on distance and time to drive. We are limiting any night driving while on safari between hunting areas as a safety measure for our staff and clients.
Night Hunting is offered as an extra to PBS clients. Night Hunting would assume after Dinner at night and would be for a period of up to 4 hours. Night Hunting is very much influenced by the moon. Night hunting could also be done directly following an afternoon hunt with dinner to follow.
Last day in Camp
A Full day of hunting would be done unless otherwise arranged. End of safari ceremony would be held in the evening.
Breakfast will be served at 7H00. Clients will depart for Johannesburg at 9h00. All paperwork to be completed and signed by clients. Accounts to be finalized. En-route shopping, visit to taxidermist and or Dip and Ship Agent and sight-seeing could be done. Trophies will be dropped at Taxidermist/Dipping and Shipping Agent. In the event of an early departure client will be checked onto a guest lodge the previous evening and then be taken to the Airport early morning.