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Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day Tour

Get to know South Africa’s biggest city on a full-day tour that covers all the highlights of Johannesburg and Soweto. Take in the views from the Top of Africa, learn about the city’s history as you visit Constitutional Hill and the Apartheid Museum, then follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in Soweto, with a tour of the Nelson Mandela House, Hector Pieterson Museum, and Freedom Square.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Half day safari from johannesburg

A half day safari is the perfect tour option for travelles with limited time and love wild animals, nature and the outdoors. Our tour includes a pick up from any place within the Johannesburg and Pretoria area. Our 3 hour safari is hosted by our qualified nature guide who will show you an abundance of wild animals from lion, giraffe, cheetah, rhino, wildebeest and many other species indigenous to South Africa. The drive is only 1 hour from Johannesburg.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Pilanesberg Game Reserve Guided Day Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria

Explore Pilanesberg Game Reserve and search for Africa's "Big Five" on this safari tour from Pretoria or Johannesberg. With an experienced safari guide to help track and find the animals, learn about their biology and behavior through informative commentary and snap photos from the open-top vehicle. Stop for a picnic lunch near a watering hole where you're likely to see elephants resting and bathing. Pickup and drop-off at Pretoria or Johannesberg hotels included.
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  • 12 hours
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  • 12 hours
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Balloon Rides

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Classic Hot Air Balloon Scenic Flight

Our Classic Air Balloon Flight offers guests the serene beauty of floating gently over the Cradle of Humankind or the Magaliesberg, while sipping on champagne, as the pilot allows the hot air balloon at times to drift at treetop height and at other times will ascend into the skies, offering guests a panoramic view of the beautiful African landscape below.We have air balloon launch sites located in the Cradle of Humankind and the Magaliesberg that have been chosen for their close vicinity to the majority of lodges in the area. Alternatively, we will launch from any lodge that is more convenient to the client, providing that the lodge has adequate space for the launching of passenger balloons.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg

Take in aerial views of the Magaliesbergs and the Cradle of Humankind on this hot air balloon safari. Get the best possible perspective on this striking landscape without paying for the high price of an airplane or helicopter tour. Spend the hour-long flight sipping champagne and enjoying the high altitude breeze, snapping photos and listening to commentary from your guide before landing for an included breakfast.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours

Safaris

Kruger National Park One Day Safari from Johannesburg

Spend about 3 hours viewing game while on a private safari at Kruger National Park during this 16-hour day trip from Johannesburg. Your game drive includes possible spotting of the Big Five: lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards, and rhinos. You'll find a picnic spot for lunch provided by your registered guide, with round-trip hotel transport also included.
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  • 16 hours
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  • 16 hours
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Cultural Tours

Half Day Cradle of Humankind, Maropeng and Sterkfontein Caves Tour

Take a trip out of the city and journey back time on this tour into the heart of the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. Discover the ancient limestone formations of the Sterkfontein Caves where the oldest known human fossil was found, then take in the views on a drive through the Cradle before visiting the Maropeng exhibition center.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Half Day Lion Park tour

Visit the Lion Park outside of Johannesburg without the hassle of renting a car. This tour includes round-trip transportation from your Johannesburg hotel and admission to the Lion Park, where you can explore at your leisure to see more than 85 lions, including the rare white lion, and other animals such as wild dogs, hyenas, and cheetahs. Take a 1-hour safari drive to see the animals, then stop at Cub World to learn about baby lions and their challenges surviving in the wild.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Soweto Half Day tour

Soweto is one of Johannesburg’s most famous townships, once home to Nelson Mandela. On this tour, learn more the township’s history and former residents as you explore with a local guide who was born in Soweto. Meet the locals as you stroll down lively Vilikazi Street, stop to admire the Hector Pieterson Memorial, and pay a visit to Nelson Mandela’s House. Also included is lunch at a Soweto restaurant, where you’ll have chance to sample regional dishes.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Pilanesberg Game Reserve Safari and Sun City Day Trip

Go on a game drive at Pilanesberg Nature Reserve to look for Africa’s ‘Big Five,’ then head for the famous Sun City resort to relax and enjoy the pools, casinos, and cultural village. This combination covers the best of two different tourist attractions in one day trip from Johannesburg.
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  • 11 hours
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  • 11 hours

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Johannesburg Highlights: Guided Day Tour

Explore South Africa's most famous township on this full-day guided tour of Soweto from Johannesburg. Enjoy a personal experience of how vibrant and lively Soweto from your guide, who was born and raised in the township, as you visit landmarks like the Apartheid Museum, the Diepkloof area, and Carlton Centre.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Safaris

Pilanesberg Nature Reserve & Lion & Safari Park Private

Feel the excitement of knowing you are about to take a journey into uncharted areas where it is you and Africa’s most feared creatures by exploring their territory, by their rules. You will be collected from the Hotel by a qualified guide and proceed to the Pilanesberg Nature Reserve that spans an area of 550 square kilometres, the home of the BIG FIVE. Here we will drive around in the safety of our vehicle and feel the tension mounting that at any moment just around a corner you could spot a herd of elephant or the king himself the lion or if lucky spot the ever elusive leopard as he lies on a rock or in a tree. We then depart for the Lion and Safari Park where you will go on a 1 hour open vehicle drive into the predator camps to see Lion.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Cradle of Humankind

Home to around 40 percent of the world's known human fossils, the Cradle of Humankind is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a fascinating paleoanthropological site. Enjoy a smooth visit with this tour from Johannesburg, which includes a a visit to Sterkfontein Caves, where the Homo Neledi Fossils were discovered, followed by a guided tour of the Maropeng Visitors Center, including an indoor boat ride.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Cultural Tours

Full Day Soweto and Apartheid Museum Tour

Get a comprehensive tour of Soweto, including the Apartheid Museum, on this full-day excursion from Johannesburg. You'll check off all the important sights, including the Oppenheimer Tower, Vilakazi Street, the Hector Pieterson Memorial, and Nelson Mandela's house while listening to in-depth commentary. The day's final stop is the Apartheid Museum for a 2-hour tour.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

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Fully inclusive Pilanesbserg Eco-safari from Johannesburg

Embark on a South African safari without having to travel far from Johannesburg. This all-inclusive tour includes two ranger-led game drives in Pilanesberg National Park, home to elephant, lion, rhino, buffalo, leopard, zebra, and giraffe. Includes lunch and round-trip transfers from your Johannesburg hotel.
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  • 12 hours
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  • 12 hours
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Full Day Pretoria City Tour and Cullinan Underground Mine Tour - 8hrs

This is a exploration tour of Pretoria, We first visit the Voortrekker Monument, designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk, this massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop, and was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854. Designed and built by Herbert Baker and completed in 1913, the Union Buildings housed the administrative offices of the Union of South Africa. Today it is still the official seat of government and houses the offices of the President of South Africa. The building is made from light sandstone and is over 275m long. The Premier Mine is an underground diamond mine owned by Petra Diamonds in the town of Cullinan. Established in 1902, it was renamed the Cullinan Diamond Mine in November 2003 in celebration of its centenary. The mine rose to prominence in 1905, when the Cullinan Diamond – the largest rough diamond of gem quality ever found – was discovered there.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Half Day Pretoria City Tour - 4hrs

Known as the “Jacaranda City" due to its mauve blossomed tree-lined streets, Pretoria is a quiet city in North Gauteng. It is one of the country's three capital cities, serving as the seat of the administrative branch of government. Pretoria was founded in 1855 by Marthinus Pretorius, a leader of the Voortrekkers, who named it after his father Andries Pretorius and chose a spot on the banks of the "Apies rivier" (Afrikaans for "Monkeys river") to be the new capital of the South African Republic (ZAR). We stop at the Voortrekker Monument located just south of Pretoria. This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop, and was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854. We pass the house of Paul Kruger and Church Square then head to,The Union Buildings which form the official seat of the South African Government and also house the offices of the President of South Africa.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Soweto & Apartheid Museum Tour

Immerse yourself in the tumultuous history of Soweto Township on this half-day tour from Johannesburg, which includes a visit to the Apartheid Museum. Learn about the historically black area and the struggles that occurred against apartheid there through your guide's insightful commentary as you travel; you'll learn a lot more on a guided tour than you would simply exploring on your own.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour

Soweto is one of the most famous townships in Johannesburg and the site of many significant events during the apartheid era. On this tour, discover the township’s troubled history and rich cultural heritage as you stroll down Vilikazi Street, learn about the Youth Uprising in 1976 at the Hector Pieterson Museum, and visit the Nelson Mandela House Museum. Then, find out more about South Africa’s harrowing history at the Apartheid Museum.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Half Day Cradle of Humankind, Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng tour

1 hour guided 'boat' tour of the World class Exhibition Centre of Maropeng1 hour guided walking tour into the Sterkfontein Caves, an active archaeological site. Home of the oldest human fossils ever found!!!Free hotel pick upGuided tourOnly an hours drive from Johannesburg
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Cultural Tours

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Traditional Tribal Village Tour

Immerse yourself in South African culture and discover the rich history, heritage, and traditions of the Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Besotho and Ndeble tribes. Accompanied by a Zulu guide, visit a traditional tribal village, learn about the everyday life and customs of the different tribes, tuck into delicious regional cuisines, and experience a fun tribal drumming and dancing session.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Soweto and Johannesburg & Apartheid Museum

Why the travelers book this tour because Soweto represents the hard-fought struggle against apartheid. We look beyond the bloody legend of the 16 June 1976 uprising and behind the hardened face of resistance politics, to the core Soweto- its people. Soweto is about people leading their lives - working and commuting, celebrating and grieving, see the poverty of an informal settlement shack and hostels in contrast with upper class suburbs of Diepkloof in Soweto. this tour promises a warm experience of this fascinating place.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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bicycle tour soweto

Experience daily life in Soweto on this guided bike tour. Check out Nelson Mandela's house, learn about the history of Apartheid in South Africa and gain a deeper understanding of this nation's
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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Safaris

Rhino and Lion Park Half Day Safari from Johannesburg ZAR R1600

Get easy access to the Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve with this half-day tour from Johannesburg. Eliminate the need for a rental car by booking this excursion that whisks you out of downtown and to the city's closest nature reserve for a full-on safari experience. Head out on a guided game drive with in-depth commentary while searching for animal members of more than 30 species such as wildebeest, lion, white rhino, leopard, and others.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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