Secure your booking dates for 2024/ 25.

Hunt the Burchell’s/ Plains Zebra in South Africa

Experience the thrill of hunting the majestic Burchell’s Zebra in the heart of South Africa. Join us for an unforgettable journey in pursuit of one of Africa’s most iconic animals. Book your hunt today and embrace the wild spirit of Africa!

$1,150

Did you Know? You can secure your hunting dates by only paying a $1,000 deposit. Use our online checkout service or talk to our team to learn more and book your hunt.

One Hunter with One Professional Hunter
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$425

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

TWO HunterS with One Professional Hunter
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$385

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

Non-hunteR
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$195

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

About The Animal

The Burchell’s Zebra, scientifically known as Equus quagga burchellii, is a stunning subspecies of the Plains Zebra. These zebras are distinguished by their unique black and white striped patterns, which are as individual as fingerprints. Typically found in the savannas of South Africa, these animals are a vital part of the ecosystem, grazing on a variety of grasses which helps maintain the health of the grasslands.

Habitat and Behavior
Burchell’s Zebras are highly social animals, forming groups called harems. These harems usually consist of one stallion and several mares and their young. They are known for their migratory behavior, moving across vast landscapes in search of fresh grazing lands and water sources. Their ability to travel long distances is a testament to their resilience and adaptability.

Distinctive Features
One of the most striking features of the Burchell’s Zebra is its stripe pattern, which serves as a natural camouflage against predators like lions and hyenas. The stripes also play a role in social interactions among zebras. Additionally, these zebras are known for their robust body, strong legs, and powerful kick, which they use for defense.

The Hunting Experience
Hunting the Burchell’s Zebra in South Africa is an unparalleled experience. The terrain where these zebras are found is typically open grasslands interspersed with wooded areas, presenting both a challenge and an opportunity for hunters. The hunt often involves tracking the herds on foot, requiring a good level of physical fitness and patience.

Expertise of the Huntshoek Safaris Team
Stephanus Jansen van Rensburg and the team from Huntshoek Safaris brings unparalleled expertise to the hunting experience. They possess in-depth knowledge of the zebra’s behavior and habitat, ensuring a responsible and ethical hunt. The team’s guidance is crucial in navigating the terrain, understanding the animal’s patterns, and ensuring a successful and respectful hunt.

Secure your booking dates for 2024/ 25.

Hunt the Burchell’s/ Plains Zebra in South Africa

Experience the thrill of hunting the majestic Burchell’s Zebra in the heart of South Africa. Join us for an unforgettable journey in pursuit of one of Africa’s most iconic animals. Book your hunt today and embrace the wild spirit of Africa!

$1,150

Did you Know? You can secure your hunting dates by only paying a $1,000 deposit. Use our online checkout service or talk to our team to learn more and book your hunt.

One Hunter with One Professional Hunter
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$425

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

TWO HunterS with One Professional Hunter
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$385

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

Non-hunteR
Daily Rates

Take advantage of our competitive rates and book your next unforgettable hunting trip with the trusted team at Huntshoek Safaris.

$195

RATES EXCLUDE:

  • All international and domestic flights
  • Accommodation before and after safari dates
  • Shipping & Taxidermy
  • Personal Insurance
  • Rifle Hire & Ammunition
  • Gratuities of Professional Hunter & other Staff

RATES INCLUDE:

  • Professional hunter, skinners, trackers and camp staff
  • Hunting license fees
  • Transport for collection and drop-off at East London Airport
  • Transport for duration of safari
  • Comfortable and luxury Safari camp Accommodation
  • Meals, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages in moderation
  • Wifi, where available
  • Daily laundry
  • Field preparation of trophies and delivery to the local taxidermy
  • Government Tax (VAT @ 15%)

The Burchell’s Zebra, scientifically known as Equus quagga burchellii, is a stunning subspecies of the Plains Zebra. These zebras are distinguished by their unique black and white striped patterns, which are as individual as fingerprints. Typically found in the savannas of South Africa, these animals are a vital part of the ecosystem, grazing on a variety of grasses which helps maintain the health of the grasslands.

Habitat and Behavior
Burchell’s Zebras are highly social animals, forming groups called harems. These harems usually consist of one stallion and several mares and their young. They are known for their migratory behavior, moving across vast landscapes in search of fresh grazing lands and water sources. Their ability to travel long distances is a testament to their resilience and adaptability.

Distinctive Features
One of the most striking features of the Burchell’s Zebra is its stripe pattern, which serves as a natural camouflage against predators like lions and hyenas. The stripes also play a role in social interactions among zebras. Additionally, these zebras are known for their robust body, strong legs, and powerful kick, which they use for defense.

The Hunting Experience
Hunting the Burchell’s Zebra in South Africa is an unparalleled experience. The terrain where these zebras are found is typically open grasslands interspersed with wooded areas, presenting both a challenge and an opportunity for hunters. The hunt often involves tracking the herds on foot, requiring a good level of physical fitness and patience.

Expertise of the Huntshoek Safaris Team
Stephanus Jansen van Rensburg and the team from Huntshoek Safaris brings unparalleled expertise to the hunting experience. They possess in-depth knowledge of the zebra’s behavior and habitat, ensuring a responsible and ethical hunt. The team’s guidance is crucial in navigating the terrain, understanding the animal’s patterns, and ensuring a successful and respectful hunt.

Hunting FAQ’s

Satisfy your curiosity. From safety to weather, we answer a few questions that might be on your mind.

Do you need a permit to hunt in South Africa?

You need a hunting licence. You must be in possession of a valid hunting licence at all times. Stick to the hunting seasons for specified protected animal species that are proclaimed annually by the individual provinces in their hunting proclamations.

What month is it best to hunt in South Africa?

The general consensus is, therefore, that the best time to hunt in South Africa is in the winter months from May to August. Generally speaking, South African winters mean mild days with frosty nights and mornings.

How much does it cost to hunt in South Africa?

An African Hunting Safari price for an 8-day plains game hunt with 7 trophies is on average between $4000 and $7,000. However, some additional costs need to be considered. 1. Travel cost to Africa of between $1500 – $2500.

What is the hunting weather in South Africa?

In South Africa's Eastern Cape, the weather is great for hunting, with moderate temperatures.

In March and April, it's usually between 65F and 90F. During winter, from May to August, temperatures range from 40F to 85F, but in the North, nights and early mornings can get freezing.

In September and October, the temperatures range from 65F to 100F for late-season hunting.

Are there general recommendations?

If there's ever a point where you're uncertain about any part of the safari with Huntshoek Safaris, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us directly or talk to our team on Cell: +27 83 648 3518 (Call/ WhatsApp); Email: info@huntshoeksafaris.com or via the contact form on the Contact Us page.