Relatively untouched, Selous is said to be the largest game reserve in
Africa and to contain the world's largest concentration of elephants.
There are huge numbers of buffaloes, crocodiles and hippos as well as
relatively high numbers of lions and rhinos. The best time to travel to
Selous is considered to be July to March. Generally reached by air.
A smart, permanent lodge, stylishly designed in thatch and stone flagstones with views over a wide and dramatically rocky stretch of the Rufiji River, that runs through the north of the Selous Game Reserve.
Offering exclusive safari accommodation in the heart of the magnificent Selous Game Reserve - a World Heritage Site. The rooms are all spread out along the Rufiji River offering privacy and exclusivity.
This is a superb 10-night safari by air, combining a calming beach retreat with captivating game viewing.
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selection of the finest hotels and tours featured in our portfolio.
The holidays bearing the Connoisseur Collection logo, offer high levels of quality and exclusivity.
First-class standards of accommodation and service, usually with an excellent range of facilities.
Good standards of accommodation and a range of facilities.
Somak are an award-winning tour operator with almost 50 years' experience
in organising African safari holidays. Our team are passionate about African
travel and enjoy creating holidays to Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana,
Zambia, Namibia, Uganda, Rwanda, Mozambique and Ethiopia.
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