Many visitors to South Africa head straight on straight on safari without experience the human history of the country. Combine heritage and nature on this tour that takes you to Kruger National Park as well as the Cradle of Human Kind, Lesedi Cultural Village, Soweto, and the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg.
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Arrival day 1
our Qualified guide pick you up from hotel/Airport after was arranged to the pre-book accommodation at 5 Star Lodge in Hyde Park Sandton.
Second day 2
Embark on tour for Johannesburg full day whereby we kick start early in the morning preparing ourselves for 2 days of history and culture. We drive to Pretoria the administrative Capital of South Africa and start off in Voortrkkker Museum, here we get to know about the white afrikaaners and the significance of the various heroes back in the days. From where we drive through Pretoria with its Beatiful Jacaranda Trees as we head to Union buildings the offices that house the offices of the President. From here we head to Johannesburg driving on the sleazy highways with our tour guide on point with various information about these town. We head straight to Soweto and start to explore the dark apartheid past that haunted South Africa before 2004. We visit hector Peterson Museum and get to know the significance of these Museum in 1976 and finally head to to Mandela House which is the former icon homestead. Lunch will be served here in Soweto before we head to Apartheid Museum to cap off all the history about Apartheid with detailed explanation on Gold discovery in these museum too. On our way back we drive through Johannesburg CBD .
We depart from the hotel in the morning ready for second day. We head to Skerfontein Caves in Johannesburg North to know more about the origin of Human Kind. We get to know why these caves are important in the Human Kind origin ad why the area is so famous all over the world. From the Caves we drive to the Museum that has all the fossils that explains the origin of Human kind in detail. The day is not over before visiting Lesedi cultural Village to know about the rich cultures of South Africa and why culture is very important in the African Society. We finally Say goodbye to Johannesburg and get ready for our Big Safari in Kruger National Park
Leave for Kruger National Park early in the morning and drive through the 5 hours to Kruger National Park. We check in into our Camp at Kruger National Park and take a rest before embarking on an evening game drive to look for those cats. We retire for dinner in a boma fire ready for early morning game drive
We wake up early in the morning ready for an early morning game drive and get some wild animals going back to their homes from their hunting expeditions at night. When we get to back to camp we have breakfast and rest a bit with an option to do another game drive during the day and one at the evening. Dinner will be served in a Boma fire.
We finally do our morning game drive and start preparing to head back to Johannesburg for our flight home or to continue ahead with another tour. An option of having a lay over at the airport is available if the flight flies the next day.
Location: Southern Africa » South Africa » Gauteng » Gauteng
Commences: Johannesburg, South Africa
Duration: 8 hours