DESCRIPTION & LOCATION
Tanda Tula is located in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger National Park, Limpopo. As one of South Africa’s most luxurious tented bushcamps, it offers guests an unforgettable experience in ‘Big Five’ game viewing, warm hospitality and award winning cuisine. Set on the banks of the Nharalumi riverbed, Tanda Tula is shaded by majestic trees and overlooks a watering hole that attracts abundant wildlife. Each of the 12 tents is completely private, surrounded by lush riverine bush with a deck overlooking the riverbed.
GPS coordinates for Tanda Tula: Latitude: -24.305274 Longitude: 31.322858
Don and Nina Scott are the Owners of Tanda Tula Safari Camp and are permanently based at Tanda Tula. The general managers are Dale & Hayley Jackson, assisted by Richard Woodward & Krystle van Zyl, with Clenny Seoke & Thabo Phoku as Duty Managers. Dolly Mathebula manages reservations.
English, French, Portuguese, Afrikaans, Xitsonga and Dutch are all spoken at the camp. Arrangements can be made for German, Spanish and Italian speaking translators, at a fee.
Self drive: From Johannesburg 5 ½ hours
Air: SA Express to Hoedspruit – daily flights from Johannesburg, flights to and from Cape Town on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Sundays
Charters: Fedair & General Airways fly from JHB or KMIA directly into the Rock Fig airstrip
Rock Fig airstrip GPS co-ordinates: 24 Degrees, 17 min South: 31 Degrees, 18 min East (5kms from camp)
Transfers: can be arranged by Tanda Tula reservations
Tanda Tula Terms & Conditions: Please refer to this document for all details concerning landing/ departure & parking fees
Gentle, relaxed atmosphere. Emphasis is on privacy and complete immersion in the bush. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and will go out of their way to make the guests stay as comfortable and memorable as possible.
12 luxury tents, with en-suite bathrooms and outdoor showers.
Other features include:
- 2 daily game drives
- Bush walks available daily
- Romantic turn downs – on request
- Private dinners – on request
- Special interest itineraries
- Star Beds – on request
- Private picnics – on request
- Early morning tea, coffee & rusks are brought to the tent
- Bush breakfast
- Buffet lunch
- Afternoon tea
- Dinner in a different location every night
Thatched bar / lounge overlooking an infinity swimming pool, garden & waterhole. The main deck overlooks the riverbed and water hole. There is also a secluded bird hide at the watering hole.
Children over 8 years are welcome. Children under 12 years pay 50% off RACK if they are sharing a tent with their parents, otherwise full rates apply. Please note that this is an adult environment, there are no fences around the camp, and there are no special facilities for children.
Please note: Large families are encouraged to hire a private game vehicle and ranger. Refer to our seasonal rates page for information and rates on private vehicles.
P.O. Box 151, Hoedspruit, 1380, South Africa
Telephone: +27 (0)15 793 3191
Fax: +27 (0)15 793 0496
Company Registration: 2012/087535/07
VAT Registration: 4890260617
Download this document here:Tanda Tula Fact Sheet 2012
|Translate to French|