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    Tiger Trip

    Fishing & Wildlife
    8 Days
    2 People: $3,445 pps
    4 – 6 People: $2,575 pps
    7 – 12 People: $2,695 pps
    *Excludes Flights & Visas

An exclusive fishing trip to South Africa’s prime fishing locations

Full Day private deep sea fishing charter at one of South Africa’s prime game fishing locations, launching from St Lucia Marine Protected Area estuary (fish species encountered differ from season to season – please contact us regarding the best time to catch your dream fish!)
Private guided safari game drives in various natural environments throughout Zululand (great chances of seeing the Big 5)

What’s Included?

  • 3 Dives (including shark & reef dives) along the tropical waters of KwaZulu Natal
  • Day adventure & forest hike to one of South Africa’s best kept secrets
  • Game viewing boat safari
  • Hippo-watching river cruise at the largest community of breeding hippos in the world
  • Scenic drives with long stretches in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park between destinations
  • Private, highly qualified and experienced professional field- and nature guide to enrich your experience every step of the way
  • Private PADI instructor and Emergency First Response instructor for the whole trip
  • Gear rental (read more about our quality gear)
  • Accommodation (all accommodation rated 3* or higher)
  • Meals & soft drinks & beers (Breakfast & Dinner on all days)
  • Transport (to and from all locations, including airport transit)
  • All entry permits & conservation fees
  • € 10 towards Rhino Conservation (read more here)
  • € 10 towards cultural conservation & indigenous tree planting (read more here)

What you’ll need

  • Good hat & sunscreen
  • Poncho for possible rainy days and a good thermal jumper/top (nights can get cold, even in summer)
  • Cash for bar bills and days where lunch is not provided

Optional:

  • Personal fishing attire/gear (all bait & tackle included in package)
  • Diving gear (you are welcome to bring all your own gear, alternatively gear rental is provided at no extra cost – read more about our quality gear here)
  • Binoculars & cameras
  • Insect repellent (wonderful eco-friendly options such as Citronella or Eucalyptus are available and recommended)

What’s Excluded?

  • All flights & visa costs
  • Additional hotel bar tabs
  • Guide gratuity

2 People

Per Person Sharing
$3,445 pps

Includes:

  • All experiences
  • Private PADI instructor
  • Private qualified field guide
  • Gear rental
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts & dinners, soft drinks & beers (safari days include lunch)
  • All transport
  • All permits & entry fees
  • €20 towards conservation (read more here)

4 - 6 People

Per Person Sharing
$2,575 pps

Includes:

  • All experiences
  • Private PADI instructor
  • Private qualified field guide
  • Gear rental
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts & dinners, soft drinks & beers (safari days include lunch)
  • All transport
  • All permits & entry fees
  • €20 towards conservation (read more here)

7 - 12 People

Per Person Sharing
$2,695 pps

Includes:

  • All experiences
  • Private PADI instructor
  • Private qualified field guide
  • Gear rental
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts & dinners, soft drinks & beers (safari days include lunch)
  • All transport
  • All permits & entry fees
  • €20 towards conservation (read more here)

DAY 1

Aliwal Shoal

Pick-up from King Shaka International Airport, Durban

Welcoming at our Aliwal Shoal diving base

Gear setup & dive planning

DAYS 2 & 3

Shark and Reef Dives

Shark & Reef dives on Aliwal Shoal with good chances to a variety of sharks
Indigenous forest afternoon hike and game drive at nearby nature reserve and game park with a great chance to see endemic bird species and the largest antelope species in Africa – the Eland

DAY 4

Hippo River Cruise

Scenic drive up the coast to St Lucia with a quick stop at Tugela Mouth
Hippo river cruise on the mighty iMfolozi River to see the largest breeding population of hippos in the world and the furthest point south where these magnificent animals still freely roam
Check-in and preparation of gear for deep sea fishing safari

DAY 5

Deep Sea Fishing

Full Day private deep sea fishing charter

  • Marlin – (October -April)
  • Sailfish – (All Year)
  • Yellow Fin Tuna – (All Year)
  • King Mackerel – (Jan – July)
  • Queen Mackerel – (June – Dec)
  • Dorado – (Oct – April)
  • King Fish – (Oct – April)
  • Wahoo – (Oct – April)

DAY 6

Tropical Reef Diving

Transfer to our accommodation in the beautiful Lebombo Mountains via Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park, the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa. Great chances to see the Big 5
Sunset boat cruise game viewing safari
Preparation of all tiger fishing gear

DAY 7

Sunset Boat Cruise

Full Day private Tiger fishing charter on the Pongola River – the furthest South to catch Tiger fish in the world!
Farewell dinner

DAY 8

Return

Transport to OR Tambo / King Shaka International Airport