Nothing compares to the thrill of visiting Africa and going on an adventurous safari getaway. It’s the stillness of nature that brings mystery to the wilderness. From the rising of the sun, reaching its peak across the African horizons. To the wildlife callings by night. However, it’s the excitement and unexpectedness within the bush that gives life to Africa’s safari getaways.
When deciding where to go on your African safari getaway, could get a bit tricky as there are so many wonderful destinations catering for different types of travellers.
Some reserves are great for that family getaway and others are perfect for couples. Some of the reserves cater to those interested in bird viewings and others should only be visited seasonal.
There are all inclusive safari lodges and others are self service/driven safari adventures.
Below we have highlighted a iconic getaway destinations within Africa.
Maasai Mara National Reserve
Situated in the far southwest section of the country and on the border of Tanzania, lies Maasai Mara National Reserve. This reserve is Kenya’s most iconic safari destination. A haven for wildlife. Witness the Big Five and many free roaming wild cats.
Chobe National Park
Located next to the Okavango Delta. The reserve consists of four eco systems which allows a diverse variety of wildlife and birdlife. The reserve also offers the largest amount of concentration of wild animals.
Kruger National Park, South Africa
Situated northwest of South Africa, on the border of Mozambique lies the Kruger National Park. This reserve is South Africa’s most well-known game reserve.
South Luangwa National Park
Situated within Zambia, the reserve is known for its amazing walking safaris and offers an immersive wildlife experience. The reserve is home to a healthy amount of wildlife such as elephants and antelope as well as lion prides.
Go on and choose one, you will not be disappointed