We live and breathe Africa. And we love sharing it with you. You can prepare for your hunt with the peace of mind that it’s backed by years of safari experience.
We cater for all hunting techniques and methods rifle/muzzle-loaders, whether walk and stalk or hide hunting. Our experienced team of professional hunters, outfitters, trackers and skinners will take care of it all!
Permits, Rifles and Ammo
Recommended firearms for hunting in South Africa:
06 caliber or larger,
180 grain bullets or heavier,
Bolt action or muzzle loader.
2 WEAPONS OF THE SAME CALIBER NOT ALLOWED
The following firearms are NOT allowed to enter South Africa:
Any fully automatic weapon
Any semi-automatic weapon
Handguns (Pre-approved import permits necessary 60 days prior to arrival.)
Weapons that fall under military categories
Airlines require a heavy plastic or metal gun case for transportation of firearms.
Check with your airline for regulations on the amount of ammunition allowed and the packing requirements.
Per South African regulations, a maximum of 80 rounds of ammunition are allowed to enter the country.
Ammunition must be transported in your packed luggage.
Paperwork for Rifles: – Very important! – Keep in your hand luggage for easy access.
Copy of your US4457 form – Customs form
Copy of your Passport
Copy of your return ticket
Invitation letter from Namahadi Safaris
SAPS520 form can be downloaded off the SAPS Website at www.saps.gov.za