Hippos are the third largest land mammal species on Earth, after elephants and white rhinos. Weighing in at around pounds kilograms), adult hippos measure about 15 feet meters) long and 5 feet m) tall.
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Morning and afternoon/evening game-drives in open game-viewing vehicles, bush sundowners and drink stops in the Reserve, visits to hides.
Elephants are some of the largest creatures in the world. They are also known to be extremely intelligent. The saying that someone has the memory of an elephant means that they can remember just about anything and should be taken as a compliment. For the most part these are gentle animals but they will attack if they feel themselves or their offspring are in danger.
Rhinos are critically endangered animals that look like they haven't changed much since prehistoric times (though of course they tended to be a lot woollier back then!). Although poached nearly to extinction, conservation efforts and habitat protection are starting to make a small difference to the fate of these magnificent animals.
Leopards are the smallest of the big cats — averaging 28 inches centimeters) at shoulder height — but they're also the most successful. They're stealthy hunters and resourceful scavengers, and they can adapt to almost any environment.
The cheetah is the world's fastest land mammal. With acceleration that would leave most automobiles in the dust, a cheetah can go from 0 to 60 miles (96 kilometers) an hour in only three seconds. These big cats are quite nimble at high speed and can make quick and sudden turns in pursuit of prey.