Desert Rhino Camp
At a Glance
From ZAR 6 004 pp/pn
Just eight tents alloverlooking the sweeping plains
Track the rare desert black rhino
Bush dining under the stars
Floodlit waterhole at camp
In a wide valley sometimes flush with grass, Desert Rhino Camp lies in the enormous Palmwag Concession, where trackers patrol and protect one of Africa’s largest free-ranging populations of Critically Endangered desert-adapted black rhino.
Rhino tracking on foot and by vehicle with these dedicated conservationists is a unique and exclusive wilderness experience; other activities include exploring the area on full-day outings, nature drives or walks.
The camp has eight comfortable Meru-style tents each with king size or twin beds, easy chairs and writing desk. Step outside and relax on your private shaded desk and take in the stunnign views. The en-suite facilities include a double vanity unit, shower and eparate toilet.
Family tents are not available at this camp.
The spacious public living area, shaded dining area and bar. The guest area also includes a swimming pool to cool off from the afternoon sun.
An open campfire and outdoor boma are enjoyed during calm evenings, along with views of the floodlite camp waterhole.
Rhino tracking, set out in the morning by vehicle to follow the Save the Rhino monitors as they track one of their charges – the desert-adapted black rhino. Due to the vast terrain, long distances can be covered, with other wildlife to be seen along the way.
Game drives showcase the landscape and offer the best possibilities of seeing desert-adapted wildlife including rhino, elephant, giraffe, antelope such as springbok or oryx, zebra and possibly even predators.
Learn more about the lesser-known flora and fauna that survive in this harsh environment. Adaptation is a necessity for desert wildlife and walking through the desert environment offers unique insights on this phenomenon.
6 years and over
Twice daily scheduled camp activities
Namibian VAT & Tourism Levy
Check In / Check Out
14h00 / 10h00
Sleep Out Platform
Private 4x4 Safari Vehicle
Depending on availability/extra cost
Land Based Activities
Game Drives, Rhino Tracking, Bush Walks
Water Based Activities
What's not included:
Premium imported drink brands