Location: South Africa's Kruger National Park, covering nearly 2 million hectares, boasts the greatest
wildlife species diversity of any park in Africa, including 507 birds, 336 trees, and 147 mammals.
In addition to the "Big Five" - elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo and rhino - there are also large numbers of giraffe,
zebra, wildebeest, hippo, antelope, and hyena. Less common but also seen by visitors on safari are cheetah and African painted dog (wild dog).