Included in Safari

  • All the services of the professional hunter and his staff
  • All camp facilities and services
  • Full accommodation, food and beverages
  • Special diets / allergies / dislikes
  • Transport while on safari
  • Carriage of trophies to shipper or taxidermist


Comfortable, well-equipped camps have chalets or tents with en suite facilities. Tasty bush cooking is offered - please let us know in advance of any dietary requirements or preferences.

Excluded in Safari

  • Travel to and from Zimbabwe
  • Visa and exit fees
  • Transport from Harare Airport to camp, but can be organised if you wish
  • Insurance, although we carry local medical insurance
  • Field preparation of trophies
  • Gratuities (the Zimbabwe Professional Hunters Association says that 10% tipping is the norm)
  • Zimbabwe tax on daily trophy fees, currently 2% of the total but subject to change
  • Extra days, food and lodging in Harare outside your safari.
  • Entering and exiting Zimbabwe
  • Most guests from foreign countries have to pay a visa fee of US$30 on entering Zimbabwe, and an airpport tax, payable on depature of US$20. Please bring these in US dollars.

Firearms and Ammunition

We meet you on arrival in Zimbabwe and facilitate the importation of your firearms. You will be issued with a temporary import permit after a
customs’ official has checked them. For all safaris, a combination of solid and soft-nose bullets is recommended. Please bring about 100 rounds of shotgun ammunition, No. 6 and 8 gauges, if you wish to shoot game birds.

Health Requirements

Inoculations for Zimbabwe are unnecessary, but we strongly recommend all guests take anti-malaria prophylactics. It is important to take the right medication: please check with your doctor and with us. Please consult your doctor or travel medical clinic for all current medical requirements. We strongly recommend that you take out medical insurance that includes relocation to the destination of your choice, and that you bring any prescription drugs or OTC requirements with you.


Our prices are listed in US dollars and, by Zimbabwean law, all bills and fees have to be paid for in foreign currency. We require a 50% deposit to secure your booking, refundable up to 3 months before the safari. The balance to be paid 30 days prior to commencement of the safari, trophy fees to be paid upon completion.

Liability and Indemnity

While the Roger Whittall Safaris team is experienced and careful, hunting is potentially hazardous. It is essential that you follow all lawful directions and advice from us at all times. Roger Whittall Safaris, team and agents accept no responsibility for illness, accident or loss whatsoever or for any expenses arising from such. Travel and medical insurance are recommended. All Rights Reserved.