Day 1

Arrival in Johannesburg and transfer to hotel. Meet for a welcome dinner.


Day 2

Our day will start with a domestic flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, where we will pick up a car to transfer to Zimanga Game Reserve. Depending on flights, there may be the chance to stop for a morning tea break prior to reaching Zimanga.

After settling into our rooms, we will have lunch before preparing for the afternoon game drive. This will be 3:00 – 6:30pm approximately.

Following a quick freshen up, we will meet for dinner.

Days 3-5

Morning and afternoon game activities. All meals


Day 6

Today we will be on the go with a morning game drive after which we will bid farewell to Zimanga and return to Richards Bay for a flight back to Johannesburg.

Once back in Johannesburg we will transfer to our hotel and have an afternoon to catch our breath, process some images and the like before heading to Botswana.


Day 7

This morning we have a road transfer to Lanseria Airport for our private charter flight to Limpopo Valley in Botswana. At Limpopo we will be met by staff from Tuli Lodge, our home for the next three nights.

After settling into our accommodation, we will head out on an afternoon game drive.

Days 8-9

Morning and afternoon game activities. All meals


Day 10

Up early for our final game drive at Tuli. After some nourishment, mid- morning we will transfer to Mashatu Main Lodge, our accommodation for the final two nights of our safari.

Our first game drive at Mashatu Main camp this afternoon.

Day 11

Morning and afternoon game activities. All meals


Day 12

Our last game drive comes this morning and our final chance to capture

any elusive images you’ve been chasing!

After farewelling the friendly staff at Mashatu we will head to the Botswana border crossing for our return to South Africa. Once through the crossing, we have a road transfer of approximately 1.5 -2 hrs to Polokwane, for our final domestic flight which will see us arriving into Johannesburg at around 6:30pm.

(Normally there are evening international flights available)

As it’s now time to head home we can say goodbye to new found friends, reflect on our images and maybe plan for a return visit to Africa.


  • Travel before and after the workshop;
  • Extended accommodation before and after the workshop;
  • Personal expenses including souvenirs, travel insurance and the like;
  • Alcoholic beverages or snacks;
  • Gratuities
  • Any Covid-19 related expenses including arrival/departure regulation costs