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Aquila Game Reserve Wildlife Safari from Cape Town

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Visit the incredible Aquila Game Reserve -- the closest game reserve to Cape Town – on this full-day safari tour! With hotel pickup from your central Cape Town hotel included, this day trip provides a worry-free experience so all you have to do is get excited for your exploration of the private, malaria-free reserve. Take an unforgettable game drive through the park, watching out for famous Big Five animals, as well as endangered species like the ‘Aquila’ Black Eagle.
  • Take one of the easiest safari tours near Cape Town
  • Don’t stress about lunch or transportation: both are included
  • Get a chance to see the Verreaux's black eagle
  • See the “Big Five” game animals, including African elephants and Cape buffalo
What to Expect
After pickup from your central Cape Town hotel in an air-conditioned coach, journey to the southern Karoo region and the private Aquila Game Reserve.

Meet your guide and game ranger and climb aboard an open-air safari vehicle. Start the drive while your guide tells you about the “Big Five” animals in the reserve. Keep your eyes out for them as well as African elephants, buffalo, lions, hippos, and other animals.

Pass a large wetland area known for its abundance of bird species, including Verreaux's black eagles.

Have lunch after your safari and then meet your guide again for the drive back to Cape Town, where you’re dropped off at your hotel by late afternoon.
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Reviewed 12 February 2019

Having worked in the hotel industry for the last 20 years as well as having stayed in many many safari lodges, I was very disappointed. My partner booked this for us as a special treat and for the money he paid, I have stayed in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank fuzzycja
Reviewed 28 December 2018

It’s a 21/2 hour drive to park. It was a bit like go round this corner and there are the elephants eating carrots placed in a certain spot. Next corner was rhinos etc etc. Certain animals are electrical fenced in! Guide was knowledgeable but talked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 924jill149
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Just to start, we were told we will be picked up at our hotel at Sea Point at 8:30 a.m. sharp. They showed up at 9:30 a.m. When we got to the Reserve after a long two hour and half drive we were told by...More

Date of experience: November 2018
8  Thank ARMANDO R
Reviewed 20 October 2018

The safari was a little over hyped and the distance to travel a little too far. Travel in an old minibus not great. 5 hours travelling in total. Felt that the safari was a little staged regarding most of the animals. The guides though are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
6  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed over night and took full advantage of the spa, sauna and massage. The buffet food was exceptional and hot with the number of visitors I don’t know how they do it? We done. Our cottage was very comfortable and the bed enormous. There...More

3  Thank nbennett480
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