Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park

Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park

Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park
Elephants, black rhinoceroses, buffaloes, leopards and many other animals find shelter in the park's savannahs.
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4.5 of 5 bubbles2 reviews
Very good

Robert E
Dardagny, Switzerland6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2015 • Family
My wife and I were safari guides in the Manovo St Floris Park from 1987 to 1988. The place was a natural paradise with a huge variety of animals and birds, including elephants, cape buffalo, lions, leopards, hippos, derby eland, giraffe, thousands of different antelope, warthogs, crocodiles, etc....The park had one of the largest concentrations of hippos in the world, with more than 500 staying in a river bed in the north of the park. We would fish for Nile perch aka "le Capitain" and catch some weighing more than 60 kilos. Mr. and Mrs. Jean Laboureur managed the reserve with their son, Mathieu. Christian, Annemarie and I were guides. If you were lucky enough to have visited the park in those days, you can appreciate how much we are losing to the constant war and famine in the CAR over the past decade. We are thankful for the memories, but saddened that it cannot be shared with our children one day. Hopefully, it can recover and be preserved..
Written 26 January 2016
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