Ruaha National Park, Iringa

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Iconic undulating landscape dotted with wildlife defines Ruaha National Park, one of the largest parks in Africa. Open grasslands covering 45,000 sq km (17,000 sq mi) with 20,226 sq km (7,809 sq mi) of wetlands support about 10,000 roaming elephants and 571 bird species, including hornbills, kingfishers, and sunbirds as well as migrating white storks. Take a safari to see lions, leopards, giraffes, hippos, cheetahs, African wild dogs, monitor lizards, Cape buffalos, and sable antelope in their natural habitat along Ruaha River Gorge, a former German colonial game reserve. Many natural springs and rivers attract large herbivores and predators which hunt them. Planning Iringa trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • Ruaha National Park is well worth the time to visit, the park is a nice mixture of woodland, savannah and swamps. Great birdlife. The elephants were everywhere.  more »
  • lions, elephants you name it, we saw all. Great park, lots of beautiful scenery, good spots for sundowners!  more »
  • We’ve traveled extensively, over 50 countries. This trip by far was the VERY BEST! An experience of a lifetime. Everything was great: lodging, food, guides, and the ANIMALS in Ruaha National park...  more »
  • A true definition of being in the Wild for the Adventurous.
  • Good road. Clear informations. A few picnic sites with toilets. 3 public campsites. Family cottage. Perfect national park for self drivers!
  • Wonderful views . Excellent food. And I guide was superb period
  • The true undiscovered wilderness of africa
  • The place is amazing, lots of animals especially the big cats, you cant miss lions on your visit

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