Curious Elephant Pays A Visit To Hotel Pool

A casual swim in a South African hotel pool became a magical memory for tourists when they were paid a visit by an unexpected guest.

They say elephants never forget, and these travelers will likely also remember when a herd of the majestic beasts took a drink from the pool in the Limpopo province.

The footage, captured by Mhondoro Lodge tour guide Ivan Ueckermann after he spied the herd approaching, shows the elephant taking big gulps and dipping its trunk underwater.

Ivan, 29, said: “I knew this was a great opportunity to witness them in their natural environment.