Chobe National Park is famous for its elephants, but like other places in Africa you can have all sorts of encounters here. And if you’ve ever been on a safari, you’ll know what the most dangerous animal in Africa is. Not lions or elephants, but hippos.

One of the best ways to see Chobe is by boat. The video below shows how incredibly fast hippos are, even though they seem like they would be slow judging by their size. These tourists in Chobe National Park got a huge fright, have a look. The captain managed to speed the boat up, but it still gets a bit hairy towards the end…