It attracts attention like a magnet - intimate wildlife safaris, cool-off dips in natural rock pools, bare-it-all outdoor showers, and private luxury chalets. Aquila is a big 5 Game Reserve close to Cape Town. Situated under two hours drive from the city, it is the ultimate African safari getaway.
Aquila Game Reserve is a four star establishment and boasts all the features associated with an exceptional safari lodge. The reserve is 7500 hectare conservancy in the southern Karoo, and home to the big 5 legends of the wilderness. Elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino, synonymous with Africa, roam the outskirts.
Aquila Game Reserve offers traditional game drives, safaris on horseback, quad biking, 4 x 4 mountain trails, golf and cherry picking in the valley. Visited by Paris Hilton and Kian from Westlife, published in the, Ã¢â‚¬Å“WorldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 21 favourite things to do in Cape Town,Ã¢â‚¬Â and considered one of the top 10 daytrip destinations by Sawabona Magazine, Aquila Game Reserve is a major Cape Town tourist attraction.