Mozambique is THE place for hunting Cape buffalo
When hunting cape buffalo here, there will be many opportunities as this free range area in Mozambique holds an estimated population of 20,000 Buffalo. The spectrum of wildlife in this Mozambique hunting concession is quite remarkable, having 22 huntable game species from the tiny Livingstone Suni, to the Cape buffalo. This is the best place in Africa to get your cape buffalo for a reasonable price where the hunting AND the government is predictable.
Hunting cape buffalo in this Mozambique buffalo hunting area is one of the few places in Africa where you can still do a Classical African Safari today.”
Mozambique Buffalo Hunting Season
Winter, from April to September, is the dry season, and it is the best time for hunting cape buffalo in Mozambique.
Buffalo Hunting Method
You will hunt buffalo in varied terrain; grass & palm savannas, forest & swamp. You and your PH will spot and stalk on large herds of Buffalo in efforts to select the trophy of your dreams. There will be many opportunities as this free range area hold an estimated population of 20,000 Buffalo.
Success Rates and Trophy Quality
Mozambique is situated in South East Africa, and these official safari concessions cover 5000 square kilometers of some of the most diverse cape buffalo habitat in Africa.
A long term lease with the Mozambique government has ensured sound management practices which have made these areas some of the finest free ranging buffalo hunting in Africa today.
Trophy quality is superb on these Mozambique buffalo hunts, providing record book animals regularly. Success rate is not based on if you will get a cape buffalo, it is based on WHICH old, heavy, wide buffalo you are interested in.” ~Mike White
Hunters fly into Beira International Airport and a short charter finds you landing in one of the most pristine hunting concessions in Africa.
Climate and Weather in Mozambique
The climate in Mozambique ranges from tropical to subtropical and varies in the different regions of the country. The rainy season coincides with the heat and humidity of the hot months, between November–March. The average yearly temperature for Mozambique is 82 degrees Fahrenheit (28 degrees Celsius).
Winter, from April to September, is the dry season, and it is the best time to visit the country. The average temperature in the winter for the coastal areas does not fall below 57 degrees Fahrenheit (12 degrees Celsius).
*Mozambique does have Malaria areas. Consult your doctor prior to your hunt. Your PH carries a first aid kit, and medical services are available nearby.
Your PH will have skinners available to care for all game that is taken on your hunt.
There are four main camps within the Mozambique buffalo hunting concessions. Two are permanent camps.
This is a typical East African styled tented camp with Bathrooms en-suite. There are seven tents accommodating two clients in each. The camp is set in the lush tropical sand forests which hold an abundance of bird life.
Non Hunter Activities
The most popular areas for vacationing in Mozambique is the South Coast. Particularly Maputo, formerly known as Lourenco Marques, and the islands of Inhaca, Benquerra and Bazaruto.
This PH owns two beach front houses in the bazaruto Archipelago. Along with a deep sea boat they offer fishing, diving, snorkeling, and exploring in and around the Archipelago.