As the third largest land animal, the hippo can reach up to five meters long. It’s easy to understand why seeing them in their natural habitat is always such a thrilling experience. On a hippo safari, you will be able to observe these epic animals from a bridge or from the side of a river. You will witness them grunting and yawning, as they slowly swim around. Be warned that they are also considered some of the most dangerous animals in the world. So during your safari trip, rest assured that you’ll be observing them from a distance.
Established in 1967, Chobe National park is Botswana’s first game reserve. It is the country’s most biologically diverse park and home to huge herds of elephants.
The leader in low impact, upmarket tourism, Botswana offers an eco-friendly approach to a true wilderness experience.
Namibia’s best park for game viewing, Etosha National Park, is famous for the vast Etosha pan as well as its waterholes, the perfect places for animal viewing. You’d also be happy to know that four of the Big Five animals can be seen here along with other endangered species, such as the black rhinoceros.