Watch Keeping Up with the Kruger on Animal Planet, DStv channel 183

Keeping Up with the Kruger is a unique documentary and reality series that looks into the daily lives of people working in the Kruger National Park.Watch it on Friday 10 November at 21:05 on Animal Planet, DStv channel 183.

But just how hard is it to keep up with the Kruger National Park?

WATCH: Documentary channels online

In terms of national parks in South Africa and the world, the Kruger is posting some formidible numbers:

- It's the largest national park in South Africa and sixth largest in the world in terms of area (19 485 square km)

- It's larger than countries such as Fiji, Jamaica and Swaziland

- It is South Africa's oldest national park, being officially designated in 1926

Kruger Park lodges have frequently been named among the best hotels in the world by travel magazines and websites. A night at some of the more exclusive private lodges can cost around R22 000 per person.

Watch the trailer for Keeping Up with the Kruger:

For more fascinating details about the park and the people who work there, watch Keeping Up with the Kruger, Friday 10 November at 21:00 on Animal Planet, DStv channel 183. You can also watch full episodes of documenataries online including Mission Galapagos and Chasing Monsters