To help you narrow down your choices, we have put together a list of the best game reserves and safari parks in Africa, and why they are the best.
The Masai Mara National Reserve, also sometimes spelled Maasai Mara National Rserve, is located in Southwest Kenya, and is a huge expanse of savannah wilderness covering around 1510 square kilometers.
As a visitor to Etosha you can expect to see many buck species, elephant, giraffe, rhino and lions, there is a network of roads linking the three campsites and subsidiary roads lead to various waterholes.
It boasts the most diverse game viewing experience in Africa and is the largest national park in SA at an area that spans 18,485 square kilometers – for perspective, it’s almost the same size as Wales (the country).
Addo is a sanctuary to over 550 elephants, lions, buffalo, black rhino, spotted hyena, leopard, a variety of antelope and zebra species, as well as the unique Addo flightless dung beetle, found almost exclusively in Addo.
Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda is a huge area that spans for approximately 523 square miles, and is known for its breathtaking volcanic landscapes and its contributions to preserving endangered mountain gorillas.