Aquila Big 5 Safari Day Tour from Cape Town

  • No Experience Required
  • 100% Safety Record
  • Hotel Pick Up & Drop Off
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Situated in the historic town of Touws River, in a valley between the Langeberg and the Outeniqua Mountains in the Karoo, the 10,000 hectare conservancy has evolved from its early days of being residence to various antelope species only to becoming the home of the Big 5 – elephant, lion, buffalo, rhino and leopard – as well as a significant amount of other wild game, which roam freely on the reserve.

Experience this natural wonder on the The Aquila Big 5 Safari Day Tour.


  • See Africa's Big 5 and more
  • 3 hour Game Drive
  • Includes Breakfast and Lunch
  • Hotel Pick Up & Drop Off
  • 2 Hours from Cape Town

Tour Details


Adults – ZAR 2930.00
Children – ZAR 1465.00 ( 3-11 years old)
Under 3 Years Free


From pickup  to drop off is about 10 hours. Pickup can be as early as 05:45 am. The final times are dependant on the logistics and will be confirmed by 19:00 on the evening before

Pickup Locations:

We will pick you up from you accommodation with 10km of the City Centre. 

  • Southern Suburbs – Southern Sun Newlands
  • Milnerton & Tableview – Lagoon Beach Hotel
  • Somerset West & Strand – Lord Charles Hotel
What to Bring:

Swimming costume, warm change of clothing. Cameras , GoPros and binoculars welcome.

Morning Safari (Full day tour)

A Giraffe passes the lodge at Aquila Game Reserve


Arrive at the reserve at 9, breakfast, then the 2 to 3 hour safari. The safari is led by an experienced guide who will share exciting inside stories: facts about your surroundings, easily rousing your inner wild side. Followed by lunch and time at leisure to explore the rest of the facilities.


The program includes a welcome drink, a scrumptious buffet breakfast, 2 to 3 hour game drive led by an experienced guide who will share exciting inside stories: facts about your surroundings, easily rousing your inner wild side, then a leisurely lunch, after which you may choose to add on a spa treatment, horseback or quad bike safari.

Morning Safari Day Tour Itinerary

  • 06h45: Depart Cape Town to Aquila (Scheduled transfer – Aquila transport. Discuss pick up place with your booking agent. Or drive yourself to Aquila)
  • 09h00: Welcome drink served on arrival
  • 09h15: Buffet Breakfast
  • 10h15: Game drive
  • 12h45: Buffet lunch
  • After lunch, time at leisure:

Optional extra activities: Pre-book to avoid disappointment.

  • Spa Treatments
  • Quad Bike Safari
  • Horse Back Safari

Complimentary extra activities:

  • Relax Poolside (complimentary)
  • Visit the Curio shop
  • Visit the Aquila labyrinth or play a game of giant chess (complimentary)
  • Relax in the lounge bar (complimentary)

16h00: Schedule transfers depart for Cape Town arriving back between 18h00 and 19h00.


The best money spent in Cape town and South Africa. Amazing Crew and an absolutely fantastic experience!
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