This safari day tour departs daily at 06:30am and ends at 16:30pm. After an early morning departure, this Aquila safari heads off to the beautiful Aquila Game Reserve.
In the game reserve you will be taken on a game drive by an experienced Ranger, ensuring optimal game viewing and bird watching opportunities.
Aquila Game Reserve
Aquila Private Game Reserve is a mere 2 and a half hour scenic drive from the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town. This malaria free reserve is 4 500 hectares large and steeped in Khoi San and Boer War history. The land consists of Renoster veld, Mountain Fynbos and succulent vegetation, making wildlife a prominent feature in this area.
Game found in this area includes Black and Blue Wildebeest, Burchell's Zebra, Springbok, Gemsbok, Steenbok, Caracal, Blesbok, Bat Eared Fox, Ostriches, Klip Springer, Duiker, Greybuck, Baboon, Black Backed Jackal, Eland and Red Hartebeest.
Aquila is home to the Big Five, namely Lion, Buffalo, Rhino, and the rare Mountain Leopard. Hippo and Giraffe is also found in this area. Aquila is also home to 172 species of bird, including the endangered Black Eagle and the pink hued Flamingo in the summer months.