Please handle giraffes with care and give them their space. Here are the three criteria the following ranking is based on:
1. How Likely is it to see the Giraffes
2. The ranking of the ethical nature of the safari
3. The overall setting
Home to the Angolan giraffe, not only is the location beautiful, but also, the population of giraffes within this region of Africa has nearly doubled over the last couple of decades due to conservation efforts undertaken in Namibia. The best time of year to see the giraffes is May - December.
. Giraffes are widespread in the Kruger National Park with sightings often around the Sabie river and the Sweni River Road where there are two functioning waterholes. The number of giraffes have also increased here due to conservation efforts.
Here, you will find the Nubian giraffes which are one of the more endangered subspecies of giraffes living in protected areas of Kenya and Uganda. The Nubian giraffes are distinguishable by the colouring of their pelt.
Many herds of Maasai giraffes can be seen roaming around the Serengeti with the best place to find the giraffe in Northern Serengeti because this area of the park is mainly grasslands where the giraffes thrive.
Whilst it is not a safari destination, the Giraffe Manor in Kenya has become very popular. Here, you can find the the Rothschild giraffe on 56 hectares of land. Don't be shy as you get up and personal with giraffes!