With all the water around at the moment, many animals are sticking to dryer ground, particularly the giraffes who are being seen on the dirt roads surrounding our safari camp. One animal though, is thoroughly enjoying all the water available at the moment- the Hippo! Hippo are one of those large animals guest’s love to […]
The rains have subsided, the sun is out and we have begun our damage assessment. As we are situated high on the river bank we have been fairly fortunate, but our main deck is very unstable and the deck of Tandala Private Camp has been badly affected due to a tree connected to the deck […]
There is major flooding in the Timbavati and surrounding areas. We have received extensive rainfall and the river in front of our camp is in full flood.
We had a fascinating sighting a few days ago, not far from our safari camp, when the Ross pride brought down a large female giraffe. Read more.
It was another exciting weekend at Tanda Tula Safari Camp as we were incredibly fortunate to see one of the white lionesses.
Over the last few days buffalo herds have returned in full force and are wide spread across our traversing area, and surrounding our safari camp.
Firstly, a happy new year to all and wishing everyone the very best for 2012. The rain stayed away on old year’s eve and allowed us to celebrate with a fantastic local dance act which was a real hit with all our guests, some of which even learnt a few local moves! The game continues […]
Guests of Tanda Tula Safari Camp were fortunate to get up close to a herd of elephants whilst out on a game drive recently. One of the elephants was curious and came up to the vehicle for a closer look. Even though it is a special experience to be so close to these magnificent animals, […]
The last few days have delivered a few fantastic game viewing opportunities. We managed to find a new born elephant calf a few days ago who couldn’t have been more than a few days old. He still had part of his umbilical cord attached. He was very unsure on his feet and wobbled about a […]
The Machaton pride returned to Tanda Tula Safari Camp’s traversing area a few days ago, after an absence of nearly two weeks. The big five animals had been sorely missed, but we assumed they were hunting further to the east of our property. The entire pride looked fit and healthy with all seven lion cubs […]