Observers and hunters alike will find there is plenty on offer in the surrounding regions of our hunting areas in the Eastern Cape. Have a look at a few listed activities and traveling times to give you a better understanding of what is available.
Please note: Charges / Costs for any activities must be settled directly with that particular establishment or activity where applicable. A basic transfer fee of USD $200 will be levied per vehicle per day. This fee can be split between groups/individuals where applicable.
All activities within 2 hours from camp.
- Battlefield Tours
- Golf at our very own Gary Player Design course in Alicedale or Fish River Sun
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Surf & Estuarine Fishing
- Beach Horse rides
- Big 5 Game Drives
- Elephant Back Safaris
- Grahamstown Church Tours
- Pristine Beaches – Surfing at the world renowned Super Tubes in Jeffrey’s Bay
- Health Spas & Massages
- Shopping Trips to Port Elizabeth
- Curio Stores and African market
- Addo Elephant National Park
Traveling times to activities dependent on the camp you’re in.
- San/Bushman Rock art and caves
- San/Bushman Rock art experience with the famous Stephen Townley Basset - Pay him a visit at his studio up in the mountains.
- Cape Mountain Zebra National Park
- Karoo National Park and The Valley of Desolation
- Township Cultural Tours & Restaurant
Most activities can be arranged upon your arrival, but we prefer hearing from you well before your hunt to ensure availability by booking.
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Thanks John X Safaris my 5th hunt with you. It's always a pleasure with the camaraderie. Fantastic hunting. Both at Glen Harry and on the coast. Fantastic food. We had the hunt of a lifetime.~ Bertil Friman '15 from
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