Pre-booking is required for the daily Photographic Tour which caters for the amateur / semi-professional photographer who would like to get some wonderful photographs of the cats of South Africa. On the tour you will be provided with the opportunity to photograph African Wild Cats, Serval, Caracal, Cheetahs, Leopard as well as some other indigenous wildlife and birds.
Whilst some information on the species you are photographing is provided, the tour is really aimed at allowing you the opportunity to photograph the animals and birds in semi-natural setting exhibiting natural behaviour and is run completely differently to the Wild Cat Experience.
The time of this tour co-incides with most active period of the cats and provides for good natural light. Please note that the animals cannot be posed, restrained or made to perform during the tour. Refunds will only be granted if the tour is cancelled due to inclement weather. Flash photography is not allowed. A 1.5m height requirement is enforced for this program. This program is not available to children < 16 years of age. Long trousers, closed walking shoes and neutral colour clothing is recommended. The cost of this tour is R500.00 per person.
Tours run daily at 07h30, finishing approximately at 09h30. A limited number of photographers are allowed per day, so booking is essential.
The full proceeds from this tour is used for rehabilitation of wildlife with the prime objective of returning them to the wild.
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THE PHOTOGRAPHIC COMBO
A new program offered is The Photographic Combo. This program combines an early morning walk with the Cheetahs of Tenikwa through indigenous Tsitsikamma Forest and Cape Floral Fynbos where you have the opportunity to interact and observe these endangered animals on their daily exercise walk. Excellent for close-up and portrait photographs. Thereafter embark on a 2 hour Photographic Tour to get the opportunity to photograph the balance of the resident cats at Tenikwa.
This is a 4 hour program designed to maximize your time and memories of Tenikwa. The tour commences at 07h30, finishing approximately at 11h30. A limited number of photographers are allowed per day, so booking is essential. A 1.5m height requirement is enforced for this program. This program is not available to children < 16 years of age. Long trousers, closed walking shoes and neutral colour clothing is required. The cost of this tour is R880.00 per person.