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Selous Game Reserve is Africa’s largest game reserve and one of favourite game viewing areas in Africa. Covering 50,000 square kilometres, is amongst the largest protected areas in Africa and is relatively undisturbed by human impact. 

Africa’s largest and oldest game reserve is one of its most scenic wildlife destinations; the Selous is utterly beautiful.The beauty of the park is matched by the quality of a safari here; boating, walking and fly camping compliment standard game driving in thriving wildlife areas. This is an outrageously good safari park and an essential component of any southern circuit itinerary.

Highlights

The Northern section of Selous is home to a network of channels and lagoons that run off the Rufiji River. This lush landscape provides a water supply for the region’s game and towards the end of the dry season the concentration of animals around these water sources is phenomenal.

It is here, around the river and lakes, that the majority of the camps are based; successfully relying on the animal’s need for water to provide game viewing areas.

Getting There

Africa’s largest protected area, Selous Game Reserve is simply awe-inspiring. This astounding land is not only, get fame as the continent’s largest game reserves but also brimming with the most significant concentration of wild species.

 And this winsome land considers its name in the book of Tanzania’s world heritage site. Most of the travelers, prefer Kilimanjaro National Airport or the Julius Nyerere International Airport. But the vital work is to arrange every essential paper-like, documents, flight tickets, and VISA. After that, you are perfectly ready for the excursion. 

Best Time To Visit

There are broadly 2 seasons that can be experienced at Selous Game Reserve like all other places of Tanzania. The best time to watch the game drive at Selous Game Reserve is during the dry season which is from June to October, as the wildlife gathers near waterholes and rivers due to the less vegetation.

Elephants are Lions are quite easy to spot as they come out of the bush. The dry season lowers chances of catching malaria as there are few mosquitoes during the dry season. The wet season is considered from October to May which makes the wildlife viewing really hard; however, this season attracts birders as there are a lot of migrating birds that can be spotted in the wet season.

Uniqueness & Things To Do

Getting to the Selous Game Reserve is easy. But after arriving in the stunning land, you’ll forget the outside world, earlier. The winsome region encompasses with the diverse vegetation, where the abundant wildlife, give it’s a compliment.

You can Selous throughout the year. Selous Game Reserve is one of Africa’s oldest protected wildlife areas. The reserve reached its current shape and size in the 1940s, and in 1982, it was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is one of the largest faunal reserves in the world, covering 50,000 km2. It has a lot to serve at its visitors. Therefore book a trip with our well-organized team.

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