Enjoy a full-day safari tour from Cape Town to a nearby nature reserve and see the big five game animals in their natural habitat. Look out for elephant, lion, buffalo, rhino, leopard, and other wildlife as you drive into the wild.
What to Expect
On this full-day tour you will visit a nature reserve near Cape Town to see the amazing big five game animals –elephant, lion, buffalo, rhino, and leopard. A 2-hour drive will lead you through the 4-kilometer Huguenot Tunnel through Worcester to either the Fairy Glen Private Game Reserve or the Aquila Game Reserve, where you will get to see the Big Five. The game drive takes you into the wild for 3 hours, while lunch is prepared. After lunch you may laze at the poolside until you depart in the afternoon.
The Aquila Game Reserve, named after the endangered black eagles that bread in the area, was declared a nature reserve in 1985. 4,500 hectares of Southern Karoo Highlands make up a landscape rich in diverse scenery across 3 valleys. The Aquila Game Reserve boasts a cheetah enclosure aimed at informing the public about the importance of the conservation of this species.
The Fairy Glen Private Game Reserve is tucked away at the foot of the world-famous Brandwacht Mountains in a peaceful and rustic environment near Cape Town. This reserve is surrounded by protea and fynbos vegetation and is also home to an African Khoisan bushmen rock art heritage site, dating back some 6,000 years.
- Bottled Water
- English-speaking guide
- Toll fees
- Buffet lunch
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Drinks at lunch
- Game drive at Aquila
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
• Private tours only
• Wear comfortable clothing in summer and warm clothing in winter.