Best Safari Experiences in Africa

Africa, the second largest continent in the world has several things to offer in terms of tourism, and wildlife is certainly poplar among them. With a landscape carpeted with vast stretches of forests and presence of Big 5 and other animals, the continent is able to offers some great safari experiences. Here we give a lowdown on best safari experiences in Africa.

Kruger, South Africa
Synonymous with Big 5, Kruger Park in South Africa offers a host of experiences not only in terms of wildlife but also in terms of accommodation and dining as well. This one of the most celebrated parks in South Africa welcomes a large number of travellers who come here in pursuit of watching elephant, lion, rhino, leopard and buffalo in their natural setting. Guided tour to the park is available for vacationers. The park also boasts some luxury accommodation options. The visitors can board flight to Johannesburg which is gateway to the park.

Duba, Botswana
Situated on the northern reaches of Botswana's famed Okavango Delta, this private 77,000-acre reserve may be a year round destination but it is accessible through aircraft only.  And perhaps its remoteness that makes it all the more interesting. With several channels and an array of islands, the park is a great place to see wildlife from close quarters. Elephant, red lechwe, antelope, hippo, crocodile, kudu, impala, mongoose, warthog and tsessebe are some of the common inhabitants of this park. Excellent staying options are available at this park.

One of the biggest draw cards of Tanzania, Ruaha National Park is complete
wilderness with great landscape and diverse wildlife. Known for its raw beauty
diverse landscape constituting hills, plains and rivers lined with acacia plants, tourist find it hard to stop then falling in love with this place. The park is a treasure trove of birds, animals, amphibians and reptiles. Kudu, lions, leopards, cheetah, giraffes, zebras, elands, impala, bat eared foxes and Jackals are common inhabitants.

Maasai Mara, Kenya
Situated in South West Kenya, Maasai Mara is one of the most prominent wildlife reserves in Africa. The park is blessed with gently sloping grassland making animal spotting easier.  Together with Tanzania's Serengeti, it makes a perfect setting for famous migration. The park is frequented by people for a great safari experience and having a cultural interaction with local Maasai communities. Apart from big 5, the park also has a great concentration of other animals as well.

Considered as one of the greatest wildlife reserves of the continent, South Luangwa National Park in Zambia is well known for its high concentration of animals. The park houses 60 species of animals and 400 species of birds. The visitors can spot a large number of hippos and lions on their visit.
In addition to these, there are a good number of national parks and wildlife reserves to give you a great safari experience.
With diverse landscape and an array of plant and animal species Africa is a great destination for wildlife safari. Here we list some of the best destinations for you.

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