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Hartbeespoort: Lion and Safari Park Guided Tour

Hartbeespoort: Lion and Safari Park Guided Tour

Hop into a game truck and ride around the park to observe the animals. Drive by the antelope area to watch these animals walking around. Go to the lion enclosures and see the cheetahs, hyenas, and leopards. Hear facts about the animals from your guide. Buy lunch and souvenirs when you finish. Come directly to the safari park to start your tour. Meet your guide and hop into the game truck to explore the different areas of the park. Visit the antelope safari area, and then check out the lion enclosures. Pass by the cheetah and wild dog enclosures too. Listen to commentary from your guide. Take some photos during the drive. Feel free to buy lunch in the restaurant after your safari ride. Have a drink at the bar as well. Also, buy some souvenirs of your safari to take home with you.

From Pretoria/Sandton: Maropeng Cradle of Humankind Tour

From Pretoria/Sandton: Maropeng Cradle of Humankind Tour

The Cradle of Humankind is a paleoanthropological site and is located about 50 km (31 mi) northwest of Johannesburg, South Africa, in the Gauteng province. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1999, the site is home to the largest concentration of human ancestral remains anywhere in the world. The site currently occupies 47,000 hectares (180 sq mi)[6] and contains a complex system of limestone caves. The registered name of the site in the list of World Heritage Sites is fossil human hominid sites South africa The Maropeng Visitor Centre is an award-winning, world-class exhibition, focusing on the development of humans and our ancestors over the past few million years. Take a journey through time, starting with the formation of the planet and moving all the way through the evolutionary processes that culminated in the world as we know it today. Choose to visit the Lesedi Cultural Village and discover South Africa's unique and beautiful culture. Learn about the country's 4 main ethnic groups through dance and more.

Cullinan: Muningi Gorge Adventure Trail Hike

Cullinan: Muningi Gorge Adventure Trail Hike

Choose from a 3 km, 5 km or 8 km trail to suit your own fitness and experience level. Enjoy amazing bird and wildlife, as well as beautiful views of the lovely Muningi Gorge in the Cullinan area of Gauteng. What better way to learn, appreciate and better understand, than to add fun, excitement and adventure to your day? The trails is well marked and lead you to different viewing points, you'll hike through pristine bushveld, you'll have to do some hopping around rocks, and cross the river. You will also have to be ready to climb a bit and even go through small tight areas at times, but all of this adds to the fun of the trail. The 8km might be a little bit technical for some hikers, but you truly determine your own pace and speed.

Cape Town : eSIM Internet Data Plan South Africa 4G/5G

Cape Town : eSIM Internet Data Plan South Africa 4G/5G

Embark on a journey through the stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage of South Africa without missing a beat! Our eSIM ensures you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're taking a safari in Kruger National Park, exploring the vibrant streets of Johannesburg, or enjoying the breathtaking views from Table Mountain in Cape Town. How It Works: 1. Purchase: Select the data package that fits your travel plans. 2. Scan & Activate: Upon purchase, you'll receive a QR code. Scan it with your eSIM-compatible device, and you're ready to go! 3. Stay Connected: Enjoy uninterrupted connectivity throughout your South African adventure. Compatibility: Ensure your device supports eSIM. Check our compatibility list at https://esimfox.com/pages/compatible-devices for more details.

From Johannesburg or Pretoria: Dinokeng Guided Safari Tour

From Johannesburg or Pretoria: Dinokeng Guided Safari Tour

At D G R Activities, we offer two daily game drive departures to give visitors the opportunity to experience the beauty and excitement of the African wilderness at different times of the day. Our early morning and sunset game drives are expertly timed to coincide with periods of cooler temperatures and increased animal activity. On each game drive, you'll be accompanied by a qualified and experienced guide who will share fascinating facts and stories about the African wilderness as you embark on breath-taking encounters with wildlife. With our carefully timed departures, you can choose the best time for you to explore the Dinokeng Game Reserve and witness the majesty of the African savanna in its full glory.

eSIM South Africa : Internet Data Plan 4G/5G

eSIM South Africa : Internet Data Plan 4G/5G

Embark on a journey through the stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage of South Africa without missing a beat! Our eSIM ensures you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're taking a safari in Kruger National Park, exploring the vibrant streets of Johannesburg, or enjoying the breathtaking views from Table Mountain in Cape Town. How It Works: 1. Purchase: Select the data package that fits your travel plans. 2. Scan & Activate: Upon purchase, you'll receive a QR code. Scan it with your eSIM-compatible device, and you're ready to go! 3. Stay Connected: Enjoy uninterrupted connectivity throughout your South African adventure. Compatibility: Ensure your device supports eSIM. Check our compatibility list at https://esimfox.com/pages/compatible-devices for more details.

Johannesburg: Soweto History Tour with African Lunch

Johannesburg: Soweto History Tour with African Lunch

From Johannesburg heading to South Western township call Soweto 8:00am Pick-up and view of Johannesburg 9:00am Starting by the World cup stadium. 9:25am welcoming Board of Soweto. 9:40am Passing by the biggest hospital in Africa 10:00am stopping by Orlando towers. 10:30am Kliptown and Sisulu square (the poorest side of Soweto)(gratuities and Donation it optional). 12:00am Lunch(Samkuzi/Chad pozi) 2:00pm Visiting museums(Mandela's house) pointing tutu's house at Vilakazi street. 3:00pm Hector Pieterson Square. 4:00pm Winnies Mandela's House. 5h00 pm Dropoff

Johannesburg: Lion Park Safari and Cultural Village Tour

Johannesburg: Lion Park Safari and Cultural Village Tour

Depart from your hotel at 8am and head towards the Lion and Safari Park located in the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site and one of the richest and most productive palaeo-anthropological sites in the world. The Lion and Safari Park is a 600-hectare wilderness reserve offering visitors an incredible opportunity to get up close to many of South Africa’s most iconic animals. Upon arrival, climb aboard a 4x4 safari vehicle for a one-and-a-half-hour game drive to see Africa’s predators, including lions, hyenas, wild dogs, cheetahs and leopards. The park’s knowledgeable guides will take you through the lion and wild enclosures, and take you to see three hyena species. During your game drive, you will also spot many other animals such as giraffes, ostriches and a variety of antelope species that roam freely on the reserve. When the safari tour has concluded, you are welcome to use the restaurant facilities at the park (at your own expense). The beautifully designed playground next to the restaurants will keep the young ones entertained. From the Lion and Safari Park, proceed to the Lesedi Cultural Village, located in the heart of the African bushveld amidst the rocky hills within the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site. Discover the fascinating cultures and traditions of the people of Africa, visiting five traditional homesteads inhabited by Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho, and Ndebele tribes who live according to tribal folklore and traditions of their ancestors. “Our culture is the light of our nation – whoever walks here amongst our cultures at Lesedi Cultural Village can also see the light.” Guests are also invited to enjoy the essence of Ubuntu at Lesedi Cultural Village, where the song, music, and warmth of our cultural hospitality add a truly unique touch to your conference, and depart for your return trip to Johannesburg. You will arrive back at your hotel at approximately 5pm depending on traffic.

Pretoria: Pretoria City Tour and Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour

Pretoria: Pretoria City Tour and Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour

pickup at 8:00 am Pretoria tour with 4 main highlight 9:00 am Voortrekkers Monument. a monument with a the granite structure is located on a hilltop, and was raised to commemorate the Vootrekkers who left Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854. 10:00 am Kruger house. the historical president house of the Boer leader and president of south African Republic, Paul kruger. 10:45 am Church Square. Originally Market square, is the the square at the historic centre of the city of Pretoria. statues of four anonymous Boer citizen-soldiers surround that of kruger on a lower level of the plinth. 11:15 am union building. the imposing buildings at the north of Arcadia, close to Church square it can be seen form the Voortrekker monument. it used as the presidential house and office. lunch (optional) 40 minutes drive to Cullinan mine. 2:00 tour in Cullinan. Cullinan is small town in the Gauteng province. it is located 30 km east of Pretoria along the diamond route . the Cullinan diamond is the largest gem-quality rough diamond ever found, weighing 3,106.16 carats(621.35 g) discovered at the Premier No.2 mine in Cullinan at 26 January 1905. 4:00 trop off to the pick up point

Johannesburg: Customizable Private Day Tour with Guide

Johannesburg: Customizable Private Day Tour with Guide

Due to the overwhelming interest, MoAfrika Tours is now providing visitors and residents of Johannesburg with the option to reserve a vehicle, with a driver and a guide, and create their own personalised itinerary for a tour of their own making. You may start the day with a visit to the Apartheid Museum in Soweto, a vital aspect of South Africa's history; then, in the afternoon, you could take a group bike tour around the city and marvel at its public art and amazing architecture. Brunch at one of Joburg's haute cuisine restaurants, or pick up some wonderful pastries and get a taste of France at Patisserie de Paris, and then visit Mr Vinyl, where you can discover records and mix-tapes of all genres and decades from across the globe. You might choose to spend the day in Gold Reef City or at the Pilansberg Game Reserve, either of which are potential options. The choice is yours; we will carry out your every whim. You are the author of your own adventure, and MoAfrika Tours is here to help you relax and enjoy the ride!

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4.6
(3,214 reviews)

Excellent experience! Even though it was slightly similar to a zoo, it still enchants everything around it! Excellent experience

What a wonderful experience. Zoey the Giraffe and the white Lion put on quite a show for us. It was worth every penny.

I would love to go again with the tour company and the guide Moise!!!!

Albert was a great guide. Cradle of Humankind was interesting

Excellent: professional, expedient, and a great guide.