Hunting in Africa

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1625 hunting trips from 219 outfitters starting from $250

1625 hunts
$250 starting from
204 animals
5665mi to the nearest trip

About hunting in Africa

For the hunter seeking a wide variety of game animals, beautiful country, century-old hunting traditions, and the spice of danger, hunting in Africa is an experience unmatched anywhere on Earth. Whether you choose to hunt plains game in southern Africa or take on Cape buffalo and elephant in the wilds of East Africa, a hunt on the African continent will create memories that will stay with you for a lifetime. More than a dozen countries in Africa offer hunting in some form. The countries in southern Africa, especially South Africa, Namibia, and Zimbabwe, are visited by the largest numbers of hunters. Hunting in these countries is accessible and affordable and provides an outstanding experience, especially for the first-timer. East Africa, especially Tanzania, Ethiopia, and Mozambique, holds large wilderness areas and good numbers of dangerous-game animals such as lions, buffalo, leopards, and elephants. Safaris in this region are true to the tradition of the luxury tented safaris of the mid-twentieth century. Safaris in western and central Africa appeal to experienced African hunters in search of very challenging game such as bongo and giant eland. Most hunting in Africa is conducted “safari-style,” where hunters drive around the hunting area in open-topped vehicles searching for game or tracks of game. When game is sighted, hunters stalk on foot, or when fresh tracks are spotted, hunters disembark to follow on foot, sometimes for many hours. There are a few exceptions, such as leopard hunting, which is usually conducted from a blind over bait. With such a wide variety of terrain, countries, and game animals to choose from, hunting in Africa holds something for everyone.

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Top hunts

1:1 Horseback Hunt (Optional)

1:1 Horseback Hunt (Optional)

Limpopo, South Africa
Baboon, Black impala, Black-backed jackal, Blue wildebeest, Burchells zebra...
Trip duration: 6 - 21 days
Hunting season: 1 Jan 2021 - 30 Dec 2022
Daily rate fee
$3,180
for 6 days, 1 hunter, 1 guest
Eastern Cape Hunting Experience 2x1

Eastern Cape Hunting Experience 2x1

10 2 reviews
Eastern Cape, South Africa
Baboon, Barbary sheep, Black impala, Black springbok, Black wildebeest...
Trip duration: 7 days
Hunting season: 1 Mar 2022 - 30 Sep 2022
Daily rate fee
$2,625
for 7 days, 1 hunter
North West 1x1 Hunt

North West 1x1 Hunt

10 4 reviews
North West, South Africa
Baboon, Black wildebeest, Black-backed jackal, Blue wildebeest, Bushbuck...
Trip duration: 5 - 21 days
Hunting season: 1 Jan 2022 - 1 Dec 2022
Daily rate fee
$1,804
for 5 days, 1 hunter
Africa

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