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Jessica the Hippo

Jessica the Hippo

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Jessica the Hippo

Jessica the Hippo is an activity in Hoedspruit where you can get close to a hippo and also feed it. Hippo’s are one of the most dangerous mammals on earth, so getting close to one is quite a rare feat. The owners tell you about the history of Jessica and guide you through the experience.

At Nomads Den we don’t actively recommend a visit to Jessica the Hippo as commercial animal interactions come with risks to both visitors as to the animal. Hoedspruit offers a lot of ways to experience hippo’s. Like the Blyde Dam Boat Tour, so we rather recommend those activities.

Jessica the Hippo Details

R527 – turn off close to Moletele Packhouse

Contact

Hours

Monday – Saturday: 9.00 am – 11.00 am / 14.00 pm – 15.00 pm

Sunday  9.00 am – 11.00 am

Rates

Adult: R 150 p.p.
Child under 12: R 50 p.p.

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Pim van de Leur Travel Expert and Photographer
South Africa, Kruger Park and Hoedspruit Travel expert with many years of experience. Photographer and video creator for the hospitality sector.

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