Selous Game Reserve is the largest natural reserve in Tanzania and Africa. It’s 54,600 km² wide and there are also big animal and plant diversity that you can enjoy in this place.
The best time to visit Selous Game Reserve would be summer to middle fall. On this season, the animal will come together to river and lake. You can find many different animals on this season. You must use the 4WD vehicle to go to the river and lake where these animals gathering together for drink and eat. The other best time to visit Selous Game Reserve would be late fall to early spring. This is when there is lot of water that allows you to take boat safari to explore the Selous Game Reserve to the further side. The entrance fee is $50 per person per day. If you want to stay, you can rent a room in many lodging place that you can find outside the Selous Game Reserve area for $25 per person per night. That’s quite cheap, plus you also can find many car and boat that you can rent as well as guide that will help you to explore this place.
The best transportation that you can take to Selous Game Reserve would be train. You can take the train from Tazara station in Dar es Salaam to Kisaki. Then, you need to take the trip with car to the Selous lodge where you will stay and prepare for your adventure in Selous Game Reserve. The cost for this transportation would be only $10.