10 reasons why a Selinda safari is worth the trip

07 September 2016
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A private wildlife sanctuary situate in Northern Botswana, the 320,000 acre Selinda Game Reserve is home to a huge diversity of wildlife, most notably it’s large elephant herds, as well as antelope, zebra, cheetah, wild dog and lion. If you’re planning a Botswana safari, we’ve scoured Instagram to provide you with 10 reasons why a Selinda safari is worth the trip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What a perfect pose. A highly photogenic Selinda elephant. #Selinda #elephant #greatsightings #tripofalifetime

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