Photographic Safaris

We organize site seeing tours for hunters and non-hunters through some of the most beautifull parts of South Africa.  Should you wish to see and experience the tranquility and beauty of our country, we can add a site seeing tour to your hunting safari, or you can simply inform us on what your needs are and we will plan a memorable touring experience for you and your family. Whatever your interests may be, we will plan every aspect of your visit, from arrival to departure, on a personal basis.

We have a few packages based on what we have found to be the more popular destinations and combinations of activities for our clients over the years.  These trips range from short 3 to 7 day packages ideal for an add on to your hunting safari.   In addition to this we also have on offer longer 12 to 14 day packages.  This won’t be crowded tours for large groups, but rather intimate, personal journeys put together around your personal needs.

Whatever your interests may be, we will take care of every detail and arrange an unforgettable African experience for you.

The following are examples of what we have on offer:

 

Kruger National Park –

  5 Days / 4 Nights

Truly the flagship of the South African national parks, the Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best Africa has to offer.  Established in 1898 to protect the wildlife of the South African Lowveld, this national park of nearly 2.5 million hectares, is unrivalled in the diversity and splendour.  It is a world leader in advanced environmental management techniques and policies. The Kruger National Park is home to an impressive number of species: 336 trees, 49 fish, 34 amphibians, 114 reptiles, 507 birds and 147 mammals. Here you can enjoy your game viewing in an air-conditioned vehicle accompanied by the friendly and capable personel of RAV.  This tour starts in Johannesburg and en route to the Kruger National Park we will travel through some of the most spectacular areas offering magnificent views of a very special part of South Africa.

 

Tour Cost (2013) $1495 per person sharing Maximum 4 persons
Accommodation Guesthouse adjacent to the Kruger National Park
Tour Highlights Three days of driving through the magnificent Kruger National Park
Transport Air-conditioned Vehicle
Meals Every day early morning coffe and something light to start the day, brunch at a picnic spot in the Kruger National Park and dinner on the bank of the Sabie river
Included All ground transportation, services of experienced qualified driver/guide, all included highlights, meals as specified on itinerary, soft drinks and mineral water, entrance fees & accommodation as per itinerary
Excluded Travel Insurance, flights, items of a personal nature, tips, alcoholic drinks & optional activities
Note The Kruger National Park is in a malaria area – please take the necessary precaution

 

Garden Route and Cape Town –

  7 Days / 6 Nights

An option always popular to tourists visiting South Africa!   Starting in Cape Town, you will experience the uniqueness of the Cape folded mountains and the Klein Karoo, the taste of the best winelands, and the unrivalled beauty of the world’s best known peninsula – the Cape!

 

Tour Cost (2013) $2250 per person sharing Maximum 6 persons
Accommodation Guesthouses in Mosselbay and on a wine estate in Stellenbosch
Tour Highlights Three days of driving through the Garden Route and Klein Karoo ; Four days of exploring Cape Town and surroundings
Transport Air-conditioned Vehicle
Meals Every day early breakfast, light lunch en route, and dinner at the guesthouse or at a special place
Included All ground transportation, services of experienced qualified driver/guide, all included highlights, meals as specified on itinerary, soft drinks and mineral water, entrance fees & accommodation as per itinerary
Excluded Travel Insurance, flights, items of a personal nature, tips, alcoholic drinks & optional activities

 

Kruger National Park & Garden Route and Cape Town –

 12 Days / 11 Nights

This option combines two of the most favourite destinations for tourists visiting South Africa.  From the splendour of the flagship of the South African national parks, the Kruger National Park, to the tranquility of the Garden Route and Klein Karoo and then to the majestic Table Mountain of Cape Town, this tour will bring you the best South Africa can offer.

 

Tour Cost (2013) $3995 per person sharing Maximum 4 persons
Accommodation Guesthouse adjacent to the Kruger National Park ; Guesthouse in Mosselbay ; Guesthouse on a wine estate in Stellenbosch
Tour Highlights Two days of driving through the magnificent Kruger National Park ; Four days of driving through the Garden Route and Klein Karoo ; Four days of exploring Cape Town and surroundings
Transport Air-conditioned Vehicle
Meals Every day early breakfast, light lunch en route and dinner at the guesthouse or at a special place
Included All ground transportation, services of experienced qualified driver/guide, all included highlights, meals as specified on itinerary, soft drinks and mineral water, entrance fees & accommodation as per itinerary
Excluded Travel Insurance, flights, items of a personal nature, tips, alcoholic drinks & optional activities

 

All Driving – Johannesburg – Cape Town – Johannesburg –

  12 Days / 11 Nights

Choosing this option will ensure you the experience of travelling through the back country while visiting small towns and places not normally visited on a conventional tour while you don’t miss the bigger points of interest like the Garden Route and Cape Town.   This tour starts and ends in Johannesburg and will enable you to experience why South Africa is called a World In One Country!

 

Tour Cost (2013) $4295 per person sharing Maximum 6 persons
Accommodation Guesthouses en route from Johannesburg to Cape Town and back
Tour Highlights  Four days of driving south through the Freestate, Northern Cape, Eastern Cape and the Garden Route ; Four days of exploring Cape Town and surroundings ; Four days of driving north through the vastness of the Great Karoo
Transport Air-conditioned Vehicle
Meals Every day early breakfast, light lunch en route and dinner at the guesthouse or at a special place
Included All ground transportation, services of experienced qualified driver/guide, all included highlights, meals as specified on itinerary, soft drinks and mineral water, entrance fees & accommodation as per itinerary
Excluded Travel Insurance, flights, items of a personal nature, tips, alcoholic drinks & optional activities

 

Please note:

 

  • These tours is private and no other persons will join you and your group
  • Guests are met at either OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg), George International Airport or Cape Town International according to the booking you made
  • Itinerary can be customized to suite your specific needs
  • Tours can be combined with a hunting safari
  • Tours are conducted in English by well experienced guides
  • RAV and/or it’s agent cannot be held responsible for any loss, damage, or injury to any person and/or his/her luggage or personal property

 

 

Due to the fact that we specialize in small and intimate groups we are able to accomodate any specific request.  The abovementioned packages are therefor not fixed or the only options available.  Should you wish to add on any additional days and/or destinations, or if you simply have something totaly  different in mind, please let us know and Rasland African Ventures will make it happen for you.

 

It will be the privilage of the Rasland team to meet you on arrival at the airport.  From then on you will be in our expert care and we will ensure that you have nothing to worry about except to enjoy what will be a memorable safari experience.