South Africa is mostly malaria free with only isolated reports in the most northern parts. Malaria occurs mostly in Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Botswana and Mozambique. When traveling to these areas Malarial Prophylactic is recommended. For more information regarding Malaria go to:


Before departing on your hunt we recommend you get Hepatitis A & B and Tetanus shots. Visit the CDC’s website for more health and medical information:


We also recommend you take out Travel and Medical insurance prior to departure on your Safari. If you are using medication remember to bring enough for the duration of your stay. All medication must be packed in prescribed packaging.


Please alert Van Vuuren African Safaris of any medical conditions such as Allergies, Disabilities and/or Physical limitations.