Rufiji River Safari, Tanzania
The Rufiji River of Africa runs through the country of Tanzania. This water body is the result of the union of two other distinguished rivers of the African continent – the Kilombero and Luwegu Rivers. The Rufiji River rises in Southwestern Tanzania and empties into the Indian Ocean. The most prominent tributary of the river is the Great Ruaha River.
However, the waterway is quite famous for its breathtaking beauty. The presence of lush wildlife surrounding the river has also added to the magnificence of this water body. In fact, the Rufiji River is the place where some of the best Safari tours of the entire globe take place. The river is also acclaimed to posses the world’s largest mangrove forest. Thus, a rafting safari on the river is bound to be fascinating!
Recognized as a mighty river, (thanks to its huge volume!) the water body is a much sought-after rafting destination of Africa. Equally enthralling can be viewing the lush wildlife, as you become spellbound while rafting through the Selous Game Reserve. With wonderful wild animals and rare birds to watch at the river-side, the Rufiji River brings the visitors in close contact of the nature. A home to the largest elephant family, the Selous Game Reserve, through which the river passes, offers a superb view of this huge mammal.
So, once you plan to visit this part of the world, make sure to go for a camping expedition on the Selous Game Reserve of the Rufiji River. Hence, get set and pack up to take pleasure in the most exotic rafting expedition of your life!