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Ithumba Camp

Northern area, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
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03/12/2017 04/12/2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 5 nights at Ithumba camp which is the original camp built by the DSWT. There is now Ithumba Hills and Ithumba Private. We were lucky enough to be there for three of the days with just our group of 6 and no other...More

Thank charlieCornwall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to visit the orphaned elephants we fostered three years ago in the Nairobi Nursery and the visit was spectacular, the orphans were happy and healthy with dedicated and loving keepers, ex-orphans came back oftern with their newborns because of the drought and sometimes...More

1  Thank JohnChua1991
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This was a fifth visit and it was just as if not more memorable. No need to write at length about the accommodation at the Camp. It has all been said before.The staff at camp were the same and it was nice to be welcomed...More

2  Thank mfuwe
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I very rarely review anything but Ithumba Camp really deserves it. This camp is exclusively for foster donors of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. I was under the impression before I traveled that this camp would be very basic but in fact it is extremely...More

1  Thank ecowild
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We were a party of 8, including two teen-age boys and a 10 year-old girl, who have sponsored elephants for a few years before hearing about Ithumba. Timeless Travels arranged for us to stay 2 nights at the newer Ithumba Hill Camp and savored every...More

Thank laurafrommiami2015
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  • 4
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  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Tsavo National Park East
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  • Ithumba Camp Hotel Tsavo National Park East
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Escape-overseas | Reviewed this property |
You will need to take your food and drink with you for the chef to prepare. You are in total isolation. We drove to the camp so cannot advise on transfers. I assume you are arranging everything through the Daphne Sheldrick... More
1 March 2017|
Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can just mail the David sheldrick trust and they will provide you with the details or you can join one of the dream safaris planned by a travel company called kichakani Sunset for the yearly group schedules of 6 pax... More
7 September 2016|
Response from Beverly P | Reviewed this property |
I volunteer at the Sheldricks UK office & have visited all their units many times. Send me a message from below my reviews and I'll be very happy to recommend & answer all your questions. Beverly P
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