The Cutest Baby Animals You Will See on Safari

Jo Piazza
Managing Editor

Let’s be honest. Sometimes we travel for the cute. There are a lot of reasons to take a safari — exploring other cultures, expanding your horizons — but one of those  reasons is definitely to get up close and personal with these adorable baby animals in the wild.

Cheetah with small Baby, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania, Africa. (Photo: Thinkstock)

A week-old baby Siamang ape, a black-furred gibbon, holds to his mother at the Ramat Gan Safari near Tel Aviv, Israel. (Photo: AP)

Lions in Africa's Serengeti. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Lion Cub in the Selous Game Reserve of Africa. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Young African Elephant, Amboseli, Kenya. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Baby baboon in the Masai Mara. (Photo: Thinkstock)

A baby manatee floats on its mother at the River Safari in Singapore. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Hippo family in Kenya. (Photo: Thinkstock)