8. Private Tour: Big 5 Safari - Experience the wild animals
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to possibly view all of the Big 5 i.e. lions, elephants, buffalo, leopards & rhinos as well as a host of other re-introduced game. Explore Aquila Game Reserve, recognized as a major Cape Town tourist attraction. Look for elephants, lions, elusive leopards, Cape buffalo, rhinos and other wildlife on a private game reserve just a couple of hours’ drive from Cape Town. Enjoy comfortable transfers, direct from your door, then join a shared or private game drive on arrival. Enjoy a welcome drink and a delicious buffet lunch on arrival. The safari is led by an experienced guide who will share inside stories and facts about your surroundings. You will spend several hours on a Safari. You will then embark on your safari in an open safari vehicle accompanied by an experienced Aquila Game Reserve guide who will share interesting facts and information about the animals. The bio-diverse habitat of the reserve ensures plenty of interest for the avid game viewer and bird watcher. Spot giraffes, blesbok, black and blue wildebeest, zebras, springbok, gemsbok, klipspringers, duikers, greybuck, steenbok, ostriches, baboons, caracals, foxes, jackals, and more. The game drive is not private - there are approximately 14 pax per vehicle. Upon your return, your tour guide will transport you back to your accommodation via the famous Huguenot Tunnel. Drop off at your hotel/accommodation at approximately 18h30. Aquila Game Reserve do its utmost best to ensure that you see all the Big 5 animals, but since these are wild animals there is no guarantee that you will see them all. NOTE: Do not expect to see big herds of animals like in our national parks such as Kruger and Addo, but rest assured that your Ranger will explore all avenues to make sure that you see the animals.