All-inclusive Big 5 Aquila Safari Experience with Optional Wine Tasting.

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From $241.22

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Cape Town, Cape Town

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Skip the organized big group tourist buses tours with an early pickup. Travel at your own leisure in a sedan vehicle or a minivan just for you and your group. Decide on how much time to spend at places of interest. Return to Cape Town at your own pace. Stop anywhere along the route for Instagram photos. The private guide-driver is very knowledgeable about the areas. Enjoy our Complimentary Cheese and wine tasting at an award-winning Winery, Fairview. See Paarl, Stellenbosch, Worcester Towns on this tour. See the Big 5 Animals and other wildlife animals in a malaria-free Private Game Reserve. A safari which is very close to Cape Town, only 2 hours away from the City.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water and Wi-Fi on board

Game drive

Hotel Pick up and drop off.

Lunch (all types of food including Vegan, Vegetarian, Halaal and normal food)

Passenger Liability cover

Private transportation

Sparkling welcome drinks

WiFi on board

What's Not Included


Optional Wine fees ( Varies from R60-R120)

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Cape Town Central
We start our beautiful day by collecting you and your partner or group at your accommodation in Cape Town at 7:00 am in a private vehicle with a private guide-driver. We will drive along the N1 for approximately 2 hours before we reach the game reserve in the little karoo. Along the way, your expert tour guide driver will tell you the history surrounding the areas and towns which you will see along the way.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Aquila Reserve is one of the best Safaris near Cape Town and home to the Big 5 animals. Upon arrival you will be warmly welcomed with a complimentary glass of Sparking wine, you will then proceed to the restaurant where a full buffet will be served. Soon after breakfast, you will embark on a two to three-hour game drive in an open truck or 4x4 with a small group made of either 6 to 15 people depending on the truck size. You can book on the spot or in advance for a private 4x4 truck at the reserve in addition to the entrance fees. After the safari, you will return to the main restaurant for a full buffet lunch. You may choose to relax on the terrace or take a dip in the swimming pool after lunch. Alternatively, you may book a spa treatment at Tranquil-la which is the resident spa at Aquila. Advanced booking is advisable.

5 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Fairview Wine and Cheese
On our way back to Cape Town we will stop at an award-winning winery called Fairview Wine Estates for complimentary standard cheese and Wine Tasting. (please note that Fairview closes at 17:00 pm, our stop here will depend on what time we came back from Aquila)

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cape Town
We depart from Fairview Wine Estate with a drop off at your hotel in Cape Town.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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