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Full Day Aquila Wildlife Safari Tour

Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    9+ hours

  • Start time

    Between 9am to 10am

  • Meeting Point
    Complimentary pick up from City Center, Green Point and Sea Point Hotels
    Give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details.
    Alternative pick-up points can be arranged but surcharges may apply.
  • Ending Point

    Same as pick-up, or at an alternative location chosen by you, in which case extra charges may apply

Key Highlights

  • An exciting taste of real Africa
  • Etched-in-memory encounters with lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and more
  • Experience an intimate wildlife safari
  • See migratory birds enjoying the wetlands
  • Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch


Take a walk on the wild side when you encounter some of Africa’s most spectacular animals! Set in the Southern Karoo Highlands against a backdrop of dramatic mountains, the Aquila Private Game Reserve is just two short hours from Cape Town by road.

On a fascinating game drive, you’ll see, lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and many more magnificent creatures!

You’ll also see the many migratory birds that stop off at Aquila’s wetland on their travels.

Enjoy a fabulous buffet lunch.


Your exhilarating Full Day Aquila Wildlife Safari Tour adventure begins mid-morning when you are met at your hotel by your English speaking driver and continue up the N1 Highway, through the spectacular Hex River Valley and arrive at the Aquila Private Game Reserve. The bio-diverse habitat of the reserve ensures plenty of interest for the avid game viewer and birder.

On arrival enjoy a welcome drink in the reception area, followed by Lunch. After lunch, you’ll set off on a 2 to 3 hours safari in an open safari vehicle. 

Led by an experienced English speaking Game Ranger, you’ll learn fascinating facts about your surroundings including Giraffe, Blesbok, Black and Blue Wildebeest, Zebra, Springbok, Gemsbok Klipspringers, Duiker, Grey buck, Steenbok, Ostriches, Baboons Caracal, Foxes, Jackal, Leopard and 172 species of birds, including the Black Eagle are found on the reserve.

After enjoying some time at Aquila, you’ll be driven back to your hotel in Cape Town and dropped at the point where you were picked up.


  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking driver
  • English-speaking ranger 
  • Lunch 
  • Open vehicle game drive

Please note

Voucher Information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Vegetarian options are available for the buffet lunch.

Minimum 2 Adults required.

No children under 2years old.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Eric J Soderlund
    Aquila Review

    Very nicely organized and fun safari. The only downside is that the animals in the reserve aren't truely wild, but are maintained as if in a giant zoo....

    United States 03/05/2013

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