Rhinos tend to curl up their tail when they are unhappy about something. This White Rhino cow was quite upset when one of Thanda’s North Pride Lionesses interrupted her drinking session at a… Continue reading

Bee Line!

Thanda’s heard of Elephants made a bee line to the nearest waterhole after browsing and grazing in the midday heat. The Thanda guests enjoyed watching the herd crossing the road right in front… Continue reading

Winter is coming …

What a sighting, one of  the Thanda Cheetah brothers caught in the evening light, which gets softer by the day. Winter is coming :-) Picture by Christian Sperka – Specialist Photography Guide and… Continue reading

Incredible Sky!

After a light afternoon rain a magnificent rainbow appeared today over Thanda. The camera can only capture a fraction of the real beauty of this incredible African sky. Pictures by Christian Sperka –… Continue reading


An interesting Lion sighting! Thanda’s North Pride having a late evening drink at a small waterhole, only illuminated by the spotlight reflection. Picture by Christian Sperka – Specialist Photography Guide and Resident Wildlife Photographer… Continue reading

The Moon and a Lion

When the light becomes marginal and when it is hard to see anything with the human eye, a camera can accumulate light and turn the night into day. This shot shows one of Thanda’s… Continue reading

Happy Easter – Glad Påsk – Joyeuses Pâques – Feliz Pascua – Fröhliche Ostern

Easter is a time when friends and families may gather to enjoy each other’s company and acknowledge all the good things in life. We will be warmly welcoming our guests over this long… Continue reading

Missed it?

Were you too late, did you miss out?  We hope not but if you weren’t quite quick enough there are still 5 more days of 10% special offers to come so do keep… Continue reading

We are Still Celebrating!

As part of our yearlong celebrations to mark our 10th anniversary we will be offering anyone booking a stay with us a 10% discount within the next 24 hours (30 March 2015 12:00pm to 31… Continue reading

A Culinary Journey

Our guests come to us to experience a fabulous safari, one filled with big game, spectacular landscapes and a spoiling place to rest their head on at the end of an exciting day… Continue reading