Get to know interesting facts about Zebras

Get to know interesting facts about Zebras

An African safari is defined by the thrill of the Big Five and an up-close experience of the magnificent inhabitants of the wild, including one of the top favourites, the zebra. The Burchell’s zebra thrives on Thanda Safari in northern KwaZulu-Natal, a...
Interesting facts about Cheetahs in South Africa

Interesting facts about Cheetahs in South Africa

The fastest land mammal on earth, the cheetah, is on the wildlife endangered list. To help stabilise and grow the population of this immaculate big cat, Thanda Safari, a celebrated Big Five private game reserve in northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, is part of a...
Birds you can see on our serene Bird Walks

Birds you can see on our serene Bird Walks

Once you step onto the silken white beaches of Thanda Island surrounded by glittering turquoise waters, you’ll experience a complete sense of freedom. It’s the consummate private island retreat, located in a marine reserve between the mainland of Tanzania and Mafia...
Common frogs you can spot at Thanda Safari

Common frogs you can spot at Thanda Safari

In the wildlife country of South Africa’s northern KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), you will find Thanda Safari, a multiple award-winning Big Five private game reserve. With 14 000 hectares to explore on the reserve, led by our experts of the African bush, you’ll see the Big...
The African Leopard: Interesting facts about them

The African Leopard: Interesting facts about them

Elusive and solitary, the leopard is renowned for its magnificent coat of camouflage. Even when guests on safari are in an African leopard’s known habitat, they are often incredibly hard to spot. The trackers and rangers on Thanda Safari are often asked by...
Go Big Game Fishing while visiting Thanda Island

Go Big Game Fishing while visiting Thanda Island

Thanda Island has one of the few sport fishing boats in the area and offers guests an exclusive blue water fishing experience with legendary big game fishing species. The big game fishing and deep sea fishing trips are led by the eminently experienced Captain Justin...