Selous game reserve is one of the largest resrves and most protected wildlife sanctuary in Africa and the whole world. Selous reserve has a rare combination of vegetation with woodlands, marshes, savannah and open grass plains crisscrossed by many rivers, the most spectyacular being the mighty Rufiji river.
It is home to some of the biggest variety of animals and birds. It has the world largest number of big game, more than 120,000 elephant, 160,000 buffalo and about 2,000 rhinos. In addition, the reserve als inhabits Africa’s greatest concentration of hippos and crocodile. You can reach Selous by road, rail or taking a flight from Dar-es-salaam which takes just 40 minutes.