Luxury Family Holidays

Experience the epitome of private luxury family holidays at Thanda, where exclusive accommodations and family-friendly activities await. 

Unforgettable Experiences for Families.

Welcome to Thanda, where adventure meets relaxation, and every moment is an opportunity to create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. Nestled in the heart of breathtaking natural beauty, Thanda offers a curated selection of activities designed to delight guests of all ages. Whether you’re seeking thrilling wildlife encounters on game drives at Thanda Safari, or exploring the surrounding marine reserves of Thanda Island, the tranquility of a spa day, or the chance to bond over cultural experiences, our diverse range of offerings ensures there’s something for everyone. We invite you to explore the boundless wonders of Thanda while forging cherished family connections. Discover the perfect blend of luxury and adventure as you embark on a journey that promises to make your family holiday truly exceptional.

Thanda Island - A Family Paradise

Explore the reefs around your island in a kayak, sailboat or on your stand-up paddle-board. Enjoy a power ride on one of our jet-skis or jet boards, go wake-boarding or explore the ocean depths with a sea bob. The choice is yours. We can also organise a sailing trip on a traditional Arab fishing dhow.

Family Fun at Thanda Safari

At Thanda Safari, families create cherished memories with thrilling adventures. Safaris and wild bush walks offer an up-close encounter with Africa’s majestic wildlife. Experience the magic of the bush together, connecting with nature and each other, making Thanda Safari an unforgettable family escape.

Thanda Classic Cruise – Unforgettable Family Adventures

Old world charm and nostalgia awaits you on Over The Rainbow of London. This is gracious living Out of Africa style, with an elegant salon, dining area and galley on the primary deck. Beautiful furnishings and flowing white drapes are offset by glowing hardwoods. On the bridge you’ll find the wheelhouse, Captain’s cabin and a glorious sun deck with infinite ocean views.

Bucks & Bugs Club - Wildlife Education for Children

Enjoy a family safari holiday and witnessing your kids experiencing and discovering the Big Five and all the other creatures in the bush for the first time is an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime feeling. To add to this, Thanda Safari offers something special just for kids – the Bucks & Bugs Club – where your children have the time of their lives, while you enjoy time out in the bush or relaxing at your lodge, camp or spa.

Junior Rangers Course - A Wildlife Adventure for Kids

While you’re staying with us, your kids can join our Junior Rangers Course and spend time with one of our guides, learning the ways of the wild. They’ll learn about game tracking, game spotting, spoor identification as well as bird and plant life. At the end of their stay, they will receive a Junior Ranger Certificate from Thanda Safari.