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Selous Game Reserve

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Morogoro, Tanzania
+255 765 634 687
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All the animals are there

You can fly here, but we went by road -the last part before entry to the park can be quite sandy... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2016
Hanoi, Vietnam

Beautiful place. A must visit. The exerience was amazing. We also stayed at the luxury camps. It... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2016
Shaymaa B
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Morogoro, Tanzania
+255 765 634 687
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Reviewed June 11, 2016

You can fly here, but we went by road -the last part before entry to the park can be quite sandy. All the animals are there (though did not see rhinos - but did see a family of lions -snoozing with legs in the air...More

Thank pagoda2014
Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place. A must visit. The exerience was amazing. We also stayed at the luxury camps. It was something i never thought i would enjoy that much. Truely it was luxury in the bush

Thank Shaymaa B
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Part of a trip arranged by Audley Travel. Travel by light aircraft from Dar es Salaam (only 45 minutes). Very welcoming, friendly and helpful staff. Good facilities, with plunge pools for some of the rooms which have a view over the river. Good local food....More

1  Thank davideagles
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Very good game safari! Unique, with a very green landscape and a river, Selous provide options for boat, drive and/or walking safari. By boat, you can see many, many birds and, of course, hippos. By car, you can have the whole safari experience. A part...More

Thank Karin K
Reviewed March 1, 2016

This was organized by Paka Adventures and I highly recommend them as well as this park. Davis our driver was simply amazing and very knowledgeable! We spent 2 days at this reserve (we had already done a safari in the Serengeti and Ngororo). This park...More

1  Thank ChantalOttawa
Reviewed January 28, 2016

Selous GR is massive, so it's hard to get to an interesting spot if you don't know your ways around. And don't expect to be helped with some kind of a map or so. So paths are horrible, even for a game reserve or NP....More

1  Thank Fabian030
Reviewed January 13, 2016

We had an amazing time at Selous. We saw our first elephants there and lots of giraffes. It had rained heavily for a few days before we arrived so there were some animals we didn't see but we did another Safari at Ruaha and saw...More

Thank labbott
Reviewed December 3, 2015

Great place to go on safari. You see lots of different animals, including lions and leopards. Totally recommended.

Thank Letty P
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Albeit the dry season, we had such a great time tracking the animals, our guide was brilliant. The lodge was very comfortable, with noisy hippos and the noises at night quite eerie in a way! The food was delicious & all the staff great. Highly...More

Thank wywh1984
Reviewed October 12, 2015

There are very few tourists in Selous NP, so you hardly see any other cars. You see soooo many different animals - wart hogs, baboons, impalas, antilopes, leopards, elefants, crocodiles, hippos, lions, giraffes, buffalos, zebras and so on and on. Didn't expect to see this...More

Thank R_Marina_Vienna
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July 29, 2017|
Response from Kt77_13 |
Hi! Yes. There is many flight options from Selous to Zanzibar and the price is between $ 210 to 240pp. Hope my answer will help.
October 13, 2015|
Response from Kt77_13 |
Hi,You can reach to Selous by road through the public buses or private car. The buses to selous start from Tandika and ends at Mloka Village which is the last village before you inter to the park. With buses it may take you... More