Whistling Thorn Camp is established in a standard African thorn-tree bush within the Great Rift Valley with beautiful views of the great Escarpment. It is found within a private concession which is next to boundary of Tarangire National Park, and this actually makes it a perfect place for game viewing. It is managed by Maasai locals, and offers a legitimate African feel which will certainly reward you with an unforgettable experience.
Game Viewing and other Activities to enjoy at Whistling Thorn Tented Camp
This camp is as sociated with the local Maasai community whose colourful and energetic songs and dances are incorporated into camp life. Welcoming performances encourage a lively evening spirit, while days are filled with enthralling lessons in the Tanzanian bushveld. There are bush walks, night drives and village visits available. At night, guests can hear the whooping calls of hyenas in the distance, while the dominant male lions get vocal in the dark, sending their heart-stopping roars into the night. Being ‘off the beaten track’, the camp camouflages nicely into the natural surroundings allowing antelope and zebra, elephants and predators to move freely around the area. Maasai warriors are on guard ensuring guest safety, while the wild experience is guaranteed to amaze visitors.
Whistling Thorn Tented Camp Description
The camp accommodates up to 20 guests in spacious, canvas tents under grass-thatched ramadas, giving them an aesthetically pleasing look. Each tent, with either two single beds or one king-sized bed has shelving, a writing desk and an ensuite bathroom with flush toilet and luxurious hot showers. The hot water is available whenever requested and is brought to guests’ tents in buckets – a very rustic approach that works splendidly. A shaded veranda with chairs, table and washbasins overlooks flat-topped acacia tree plains where giraffe, zebra and elephant come to graze. The chef prepares a three and four-course meals, beginning with freshly baked breads and warming soups, followed by fresh local vegetables, salads and meats, finishing up with decadent desserts.
This Amazing camp offers a wide selection of dishes prepared by their experienced chef. There is also a great assortment of drinks that include beers, wines, spirits as well as various soft drinks to enjoy here.