Ruaha is known not only for its rugged and magnificent landscapes or its remoteness and wild immensity but also its spectacular concentrations of game. Large herds of elephant and buffalo are a common sighting and lion and leopard are abundant.
One of Ruaha’s principal attractions is the incredible variety of antelope among them eland, roan, oribi, grants gazelle and sable.
Ruaha also provides a safe haven to rare species such as African wild dog and the ever-elusive striped hyena. Ruaha boasts a huge variety of wildlife that can be found throughout the year, but specific sightings are more common depending on the season.