Family chased by wild monkeys

Luckily they escaped unharmed

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This family were in for a shock when they visited the monkeys at Silver Springs State Park, Florida, recently.

The rhesus monkeys first watched the visitors warily but then started getting closer.

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The person behind the camera can then be heard screeching: "The monkeys are attacking!"

The family members wisely decided this was the right moment to make a hasty exit and luckily they weren't hurt during the surreal experience.

It looks like they hadn't spotted the flyers warning visitors to keep their distance from the animals.

Monkey business

Monkey business