The goal of Dries Visser Safaris is to combine hunting experience and dedication with the art of hunting, with personal care and attention to provide hunters with an experience of a lifetime. This is done by hunting the best concessions with high quality trophy animals, in addition to the skill and experience of hand-picked professional hunters in guiding clients to harvest the best trophies.
Dries Visser Safaris has specialized in Bow Hunting since 1995. For almost 20 years they have catered for hundreds of bowhunters, and fast became one, if not the largest bowhunting outfitter in South Africa. Their bowhunting concessions are some of the finest "Archery Friendly" areas you will find in Africa today, and are used exclusively for bowhunting, with an abundance of game. Many different species can be hunted from blinds or tree stands, making this a bowhunter's paradise!
SOUTH AFRICA, "a world in one country" for the tourist, also offers the widest variety of species for the hunter, many unavailable in any other country. The diversity of habitat and hunting conditions makes South Africa an essential experience for any hunter. As proved by inscriptions in trophy record books, the best quality trophy of a wide variety of species are hunted in South Africa.
Our main concession, Citadel, is situated in the western part of the Limpopo Province, close to Thabazimbi. This area is in the real African Bushveld, dotted with huge Knob thorn and Leadwood trees, where a hunter can be assured of a fair chase hunt.
Our camps. Citadel Game Lodge and Blue Wildebeest Lodge consists of a thatched lodge, where the indoor bar and dining room are situated and en-suite chalets, single or double, amid huge indigenous Knob thorn trees. The Lapa area is designed to offer the hunters a chance to mingle socially around the camp fire, while enjoying the bush.
Trained camp staff will see to all your needs and requirements and this will ensure a happy and fulfilling experience for one and all.
Dries Visser Safaris realizes the long-term responsibility toward conservation in general and to their own concessions in particular. A strict game management plan is maintained, to ensure that good quality trophies are taken consistently.
Today Dries Visser Safaris is proud to be a respected member of the Professional Hunters Association of South Africa (PHASA), Safari Club International and Dallas Safari Club. Clients hunting with Dries Visser Safaris can be sure of a legal and ethical safari. The Dries Visser Safaris staff - amongst the best in the industry -consists of highly trained and experienced professional hunters, trackers, skinners and camp staff, who share the goals of the company and strive to adhere to the high standards of service and excellence.
• Sea level: 3500ft
• Climate: Mild winters, dry hot summers
• Average Rainfall: 18 inches per annum
• Winter temperatures (April - August): 32degrees Fahrenheit (min), 75degrees Fahrenheit (max)
• Summer temperatures (September - March): 80degrees Fahrenheit (min), lOOdegrees Fahrenheit (max)