For the Personal Touch
Pretoria
Voortrekker Monument and the City The Afrikaner people - their history and the graceful city that personifies them. Trace the history of the Afrikaner nation in the Voortrekker monument, presented in impressive marble friezes. Then drive through the city, visiting Church Square, Paul Kruger’s house, the beautiful City Hall and the Union Buildings.
Cullinan and Surrounds Diamonds - they fascinate. Visit a working mine, where the largest diamond ever found was unearthed. A tour of this working mine follows a quick visit to the city - City Hall, Church Square, Union Buildings. The historic village of Cullinan follows, together with the opportunity to buy diamonds from the mine.
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Tswaing Crater and Pretoria A walk around and into a young, beautifully preserved meteor impact crater. Walk to the top of the rim of this crater, along the top and down to the lake in the middle. Walk out along the old mining road cut through the rim, and have a picnic lunch after browsing the information centre. Return via the city and it’s history.
Voortrekker Monument and Melrose House The Afrikaner people - their history including the Naglo-Boer War and the graceful city that personifies them. Trace the history of the Afrikaner nation in the Voortrekker monument, presented in impressive marble friezes. Then drive through the city past Church Square, Paul Kruger’s house, City Hall and the Union Buildings to Melrose House with it’s War Museum.
Pretoria O R Tambo Airport Layover Tour Turn several hours between flights into a wonderful experience Do you have a few hours between flights with nothing but the airport lounge to fill them? Instead of sitting there, let me show you a little of Pretoria I will customise a tour for you to fit the time available and your interests.
Smuts House Museum and Rietvlei Nature Reserve Visit the beautifully preserved home of Field Marshall Jan Christiaan Smuts, followed by a picnic in Rietvlei Nature Reserve. This is a wonderfully relaxed day. The Smuts House is one of the best house museums around, and portrays the life of this illustrious statesman. Rietvlei provides game viewing including Rhino and a variety of antelope, and wonderful birding.
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