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Big-Five Safari Full Day Private Tour from Cape Town

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USD 139.25
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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Born in Africa Tours, 7975 South Africa

    09h30 pick up from the lobby of your hotel/accommodation. Start your private tour in a luxury vehicle with a drive along the N1 highway past the Language Monument outside Paarl. Drive up the majestic Du Toitskloof Pass and stop at the top to admire the view of Table Mountain from afar.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Breede Valley Wines, Robertson 6705 South Africa

    Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the famous wine lands of the Breede River Valley and the Hex River Valley on your way to the game reserve. Pit stop just before Worcester to stretch your legs.

    Stop At: Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, R46, Cape Town Central 8000 South Africa

    Arrive at the game farm. The entrance fee is payable on arrival (credit cards are accepted) and includes a complimentary glass of champagne (extra drinks for your own account), a lavish buffet lunch and a 2-3 hour game drive with a professional game ranger at the helm. The game drive is not private - there are approximately 14 pax per vehicle. A private game drive is available at an extra cost. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to possibly view all of the Big 5 i.e. lions, elephants, buffalo, leopard & rhino as well as a host of other re-introduced game.

    (Game Park entrance fee : Low season = R1450pp. Peak Rate = R1540pp. Prices are subject to change without notice.)

    Duration: 4 hours

    Pass By: Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa

    Travel back to Cape Town via the Huguenot Tunnel. Drop off at your hotel/accommodation.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from any hotel, guesthouse, vacation rental or private residence in Cape Town.
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Transport by luxury private vehicle
    • Game park entrance fee is extra but includes a buffet lunch and 2-3 hour game drive (not private)
    • Game park entrance fee (R1460pp low season, R1550pp mid season, R1700pp peak season)
    • Private game drive
    • Gratuities
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Entry/Admission - Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking (cost excluded)
    • Infant meals not included
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed a relaxing drive to the site in a private vehicle. Mike was pleasant with nice jazz music. The safari showed a good number of inhabitants of the preserve.Nice lunch was provided upon arrival to the lodge.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank DRGatl
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My daughter and I had booked this tour due to the great reviews on this site. I was so glad to find out that Dave was going to be looking after us for the day. He had been in touch a few days before the...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Alwayson
    Dave C, Owner at Born in Africa Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    I am humbled by this amazing review. I enjoyed the day as much as you did ! Born in Africa Tours always endeavour to go the extra mile to make our trips memorable.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Chris gets the headline because of his superb work ALL day - from collecting at the hotel spot on time, through his breadth of knowledge about the scenery, the culture, the history from Cape Town and BACK, and finally his overall personality, he really was...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank tonyscott2002
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had such a fantastic day with Mike on Friday. The drive out to Aquila from Cape Town takes a couple of hours, but man the views are incredible! Mike made us feel very welcome, starting out our trip with a little sweet treat and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank LucyBoreham22
    Reviewed 14 August 2019 via mobile

    Exceptional day, brilliant knowledgable guide, would totally recommend! Picked up and dropped off from the hotel and learnt loads about not only the animals on the safari but also South Africa!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank JacquiDorney
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    15 July 2019|
    Response from Dave C | Property representative |
    The admission fee is extra but includes lunch and the 2-3 hour safari
    7 July 2019|
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    Thank you for your kind answer, Oscar
    25 June 2019|
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    Response from Mary Ann S | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I used Viator to book this excursion. The cost was $133.36 (104.67 pounds) per person plus gratuities. The drive is quite long, but you will be in great hands with Dave. I tried including the link, but... More
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