Big 5 Morning Safari - Full Day

Embark on a captivating full-day Big 5 safari experience that adds an exhilarating dimension to your Cape Town holiday. Immerse yourself in the wild allure of the Karoo, encountering a rich diversity of wildlife.

This single-day safari presents a remarkable chance for guests to witness South Africa's renowned big five animals, capture breath-taking wildlife photographs, and partake in an authentic African game drive safari.

Guided by seasoned game rangers and field experts, the traditional vehicle safaris ensure optimal opportunities for guests to observe the reserve's natural wildlife. Your safari guide will lead you through a vast 10,000-hectare reserve, sharing intriguing stories and insightful facts about the unique Karoo fauna and flora.

Activity Details

Full day
Daily departures
Self-drive, transfers can be arranged at an additional cost
Karoo Region
Self drive at R2195 per person
Scheduled transfer included at R3190 per person


Welcome drinks, buffet breakfast and lunch, a 2 to 3 hour traditional safari game drive, and a complimentary Eco Synergy Tour. Don’t forget to pack your swimming costume, sunblock and hat, as guests are invited to enjoy the outdoor infinity pool during the safari leisure time.


Beverages, transfers, and activities (other than specified). Transport can be booked as an optional add-on.

Full Day Big 5 Safari Itinerary:

09h00 - Arrival and welcome drinks

09h00 - 10h00 - Buffet Breakfast

10h15 - 2 to 3 hour Traditional Safari Game Drive

12h45 - 13h45 - Buffet Lunch

13h45 - Time at Leisure

16h30 – Depart for Cape Town

Game Drives:

Duration of game drives and departure times are approximate and dependent on the interaction of the guests with the ranger and the sightings of animals.


Standard transport is R995.00 per adult (Valid Nov 2023 – Oct 2024). Transport can only be booked before 3pm for the following day arrival. Pick up times for day trip transport are between 06h00 and 07h00am.

Age 3 and under: no charge with accompanying adult;

Age 11 and under: 50% of the adult rate;

Age 12 and over: pay full price.

Pick-Up and Drop-Off:

Pick up locations and times will be confirmed by a safari consultant the evening before your scheduled departure date. Please ensure your contact details (provided at the time of your booking) are accurate and valid for South Africa.

Pick up zones include:

Atlantic Seaboard, Cape Town CBD, Constantia or Bellville.

For private, luxury or air transfers, please contact our consultants after making your booking.


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