When it comes to adventure hungry tourists, nothing fits the bill more than an African Safari. With its wide variety of wild life reserves and national parks, Africa is a fantastic place for an unforgettable experience. Some of the best places to embark on such adventures are countries such as Kenya, South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. They are perfect for safari holidays.
One of the most favourable places for safari holiday makers is South Africa, thanks to its more westernised culture and the miles and miles of wilderness and the variety of animal habitats such as Addo Elephant National Park, Kruger National Park, Mapungubwe National Park, West Coast National Park, World Heritage Site, Mountain Zebra National Park, Karoo National Park, and many others. A safari in any of these parks should be an unforgettable experience.
Kruger National Park, is the most visited by safari holiday makers. It extends across a huge area of land that is the home of the world largest wildlife reserves. The great mix of fauna and flora and the ‘Big Five’ animal groups are some of what the park is most famous for. The ‘Big Five’ is a collective name for the lion, leopard, rhinoceros, African Elephant, and the Cape Buffalo. The park is also home for more than 150 mammal species, and more than 105 reptile species. Visitors to the park, have a wide selection of accommodation. Most of the accommodation situated in the heart of the park. The park is also replete with night life.
Open Jeep rides, including night trips, mountain biking, fishing, and hiking are but a few of the exciting activities available on Safari holidays. Some even offer licensed hunting trips. Some allow balloon rids. And in KwaZulu Natal province visitors can swim among the sharks.
Safari is the perfect holiday for those who seek adventure, beautiful scenery, and culture in its raw.