Which South African Safaris are the Best Choice?July 8, 2015
Have you ever thought about going on an African Safari? You can’t really beat the location and the opportunities to see some amazing animals in their natural environments. South Africa is home to so many exotic animals and a safari is your chance to see them up close.
You may see lions, elephants, apes and cheetahs traveling through green forests, mountainous regions and deserts. The country has different sections offering opportunities to see unique animals. If you’re ready for your African Safari adventure, here is a look at the best ones to check out.
Etosha National Park
The Etosha National Park is found in the southwestern coastal region of the country over in Namibia. There is so much wildlife to see here as well as beautiful landscapes. Check out wildlife like lions, elephants, black rhinos, zebras and antelope. You will see springbok and flamingos as well and many of the animals gather at waterholes throughout the park. You can try a guided safari, a self-guided safari and enjoy camping or area lodging.
Chobe National Park
Probably one of the best choices is the Chobe National Park safaris which are located in Botswana’s Okavango Delta. There are four eco-systems here, which means that you’ll see tons of wildlife all year round. With around 120,000 elephants and a ton of other wildlife, you’re bound to come across giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, and buffalo. try a camping safari, mobile camping safaris, scenic flights, walking safaris or canoeing. It’s amazing to walk through a natural habitat and not even be separated by fences.
Kruger National Park
Another great choice is in South Africa. The Kruger National Park has the highest variety of wildlife being home to crocodiles, hippos, cheetahs and more. It’s one of the best maintained parks in the country and you can even take part in luxury private safaris or affordable group options. Take a self-driving tour or try a three-day safari package like the Classic Kruger Eco Safari, Classic Family Safari and Classic Tented Safari.
Other top choices include Zambezi National Parks and South Luangwa National Park.