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Zimanga, The Ultimate South African Photography & Film Making Safari

9 days from £3745*

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South Africa Ultimate Photography and Film Making Safari highlights

Private conservancy with abundant wildlife and 100% exclusive access - no other visitors during our stay!

Africa's Big Five possible at close range for incredible images.

Unlimited time to observe animal behaviour and create your shots

Unrivalled opportunities for experienced photographers looking for new possibilities

Beginner-friendly atmosphere to learn new and creative techniques with experienced tutors

Exclusive use of Africa's best network of cutting edge wildlife photography hides, designed by Bence Máté

Unique opportunity to learn DSLR videography with a BBC trained wildlife filmmaker

Restricted numbers to maximise space per photographer in game drive vehicles:  usually 2 photographers per vehicle, occasionally 4 max by consent

Luxury en-reserve accommodation and cuisine

Low risk malaria area, but still necessary to consult your Doctor or Travel Clinic to assess the true risks.


This is a Small Group Tour

  1. July 9

    Arrive into Durban international airport and you will be transferred to Garden Court Marine Parade

  2. July 10

    Early start for the transfer to Zimanga private reserve, where you will either stay at the main luxury lodge, or the mid-range Homestead - see below for pricing comparison . Afternoon game drive and evening hide session.

  3. July 11-16

    Enjoy six incredible days of game drives and intimate wildlife close ups from the award winning designed hides on this beautiful reserve. Because we have the entire 6000 hectare reserve solely for our use during this week, we maximise both light conditions and wildlife action, as the lodges guides work with Trai and our small group to tailor the activities on a daily basis


Cost £3745 per person staying at the Homestead. 

Cost £4645 per person staying at the Luxury Main Lodge.

Additional £115 per person to include the all inclusive drinks option at Zimanga.

Costs do not include international flights.

Single Room supplement £50 per person.

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* Based on 2 persons and not including flights

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