Selous Game Reserves
The Selous Game Reserve is the largest reserve in Africa and one of the largest protected wildlife areas in the world. It is home to some of the biggest quantities and variety of animals and birds in Africa. It has the world's largest number of big game, elephants, buffaloes and rhinoceros. In addition, the Selous contains Africa's greatest concentration of hippopotamus, crocodile and wild dog. The Selous is a rare combination of woodlands, marshes, savannah and open grass plains, crisscrossed by many rivers, one being the mighty Rufiji River.
Location: Southern Tanzania, between Ruaha National Park. Usually reached by flight from Arusha or Dar Es Salaam. Works nicely with a visit to Ruaha National Park.
Activities: Game Drives, Boat Safaris, Walking Safaris