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info@safarilodgeshuttle.co.za

Tel: +27 (0)82 774 8732 

 
Private Day Tours
Short Safari's

We offer the busy corporate a fabulous overnight safari here in Gauteng!

No malaria meds necessary.

No long drives

Pure countryside and relaxation before its back to work/home.

 
Soweto Bicycle tours

Soweto Bicycle tours are amazing

This popular, eco-friendly and exciting township tour takes you around the streets of Soweto. Go out with  local guides for a half or a full day cycling tour around the community and get to know what makes this township unique. Have a taste of Soweto, eat our local burger - Kota, stop at the shebeen and enjoy the traditional beer with the people. Go home with a different perception of the township

Choices on offer are:

 

2 HOUR SOWETO BICYCLE TOUR

A shorter tour of Soweto that will take you to some of the most interesting historical sites around Soweto.

Highlights: Workers' hostel · Meadowlands · Site of the 1976 student uprising · Hector Pieterson Memorial · Mandela's former home · Local shebeen

 

4 HOUR SOWETO BICYCLE TOUR

Experience this exciting and eco-friendly tour around the streets of Soweto. Go out for a half day cycling adventure around the township and get to know the different communities and its history.

Highlights: Workers' hostel · Meadowlands · Site of the 1976 student uprising · Hector Pieterson Memorial · Mandela's former home · Township lunch · Local shebeen

 

FULL DAY SOWETO BICYCLE TOUR

This tour gives you the stories of the struggle, a taste of local food and drinks, and a full day adventure cycling the streets of Soweto! The tour offers a lot of stops for you to have both a relaxed and adventurous tour.

 

KLIPTOWN SOWETO BICYCLE TOUR

In the early 1900's people were moved to the area called Klipspruit Valley and Kliptown. During Apartheid this was the only area around Johannesburg where African people could own a piece of land. This tour will give you an alternative, up close and personal experience of Soweto and Kliptown.

 

We will pick you up t the appropriate time and take you there, and once it is over, we will bring you back safely to your hotel.

 

black madonna

The Black Madonna at the Regina Mundi Church in Soweto

Colourful curios for sale in Soweto.

Colourful curios for sale in Soweto.

A collage of building materials at an informal settlement in Soweto.

A collage of building materials at an informal settlement in Soweto.

 
Family Outings

 

We love families and their intricacies.

 

Liese celebrated her 4th birthday at the Fish River Canyon.

Her father had equipped an old Mercedes Benz Ambulance to being a self sufficient camper-van.

They travelled often to other countries learning different cultures and enjoying the bushveld.

 

To this day she still believes that travel is a better education than mainstream schooling.

 

 

 
Elephant and Monkey Sanctuary

Join us as we visit the elephants at the Elephant Sanctuary Hartebeespoort. This is a magical experience few will forget. Being in the presence of these regal and intelligent animals alone is the preserve of the privileged. You could be one of them.

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Bill Harrop's "Original" Balloon Safari

Bill Harrop's "Original" Balloon Safari has become on of the staple tourist attractions in South Africa. We are very proud to be able to bring you this tour.

Although it is a very early start from Johannesburg, it is well worth the effort. It is hard to find the right words to completely describe what you are feeling as you take off in the early morning, floating gently into the sky with the taste of coffee on your lips and the whoosh of the burners and the chirping of birds the only sound you are aware of...besides the very audible beating of your heart!

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Cullinan Diamond Mine and Pretoria

Travel back in time to a bygone era and visit the mine where the diamonds from the English Crown Jewels come from.

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Cheetah Centre tour

The  Cheetah Centre was established in 1971 with the aim of breeding endangered species. Over the past thirty eight years the centre has successfully bred the cheetah with over 600 cubs being born there.

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Sun City

Sun City was created in the former homeland of Bophuthatswana in 1979.  Today it is still a sought after destination for local and International Tourists alike.

We offer day visits, overnight stays and fully guided excursions to the well known facility.

 

The jouney will take us around 2,5 hours there, so please be sure you have enough time for this outing.  We travel via the Platinum Mines to the North West Province.

Today over 4000 jobs are a result of this faacility - our equivalent of Las Vegas...

 

Please email us for a detailed quote.

 

 
Maropeng half day tour

Join us on a journey to discover yourself and in so doing gain a better understanding of our world.

 

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Pretoria (Tshwane) city tour

Pretoria was established in 1855 as the capital of the Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek (ZAR). The city oozes history. The metropolitan area is now known as Tshwane and much has changed over the years but Pretoria still has an aura of regal mystique as befits the capital city of South Africa.

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Constitution Hill half day PRIVATE tour

This venue is steeped in history and yet offers the visitor the prospect of what the future holds for South Africa!

The newly developed area houses South Africa's new Constitutional Court and is enveloped with symbolism - celebrating the Rainbow Nation! President Thabo Mbeki officially opened the Constitutional Court Buildings on Human Rights Day, 21 March 2004.

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Gold Reef City half day PRIVATE tour

Gold Reef City is built around the shaft of what was once the richest gold mine in South Africa and the World, Shaft 14 of the Crown Mines. It is one of Gauteng's premier tourist attractions and is a great sightseeing trip.

This living museum recaptures the riotous times of Johannesburg's gold rush that began in 1886 after the gold fields were proclaimed by the last president of the Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek, President Stephanus Johannes Paulus Kruger, fondly known as Oom Paul or "Uncle" Paul.

 

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Johannesburg full day PRIVATE tour

Come and join us on a tour to the vibrant downtown area of the City of Gold! Known by many names, Egoli, Jozi and Joburg, the beating heart of South Africa and Africa's economy is enjoying a revival. With many safe and clean areas now open to tourists we take you on a journey to the old parts of the city where you can get a glimpse into the heyday of this Golden Town.

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Apartheid Museum half day PRIVATE tour

The Apartheid Museum is a multi-media journey through the tumultous times of legislated segregation, known universally as Apartheid, in South Africa. Discover what led to this abhorrent system being implemented and walk a little in the shoes of some of the South Africans, from all walks of life, who lived during this period.

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Lesedi Cultural Village half day PRIVATE tour

Lesedi Cultural Village is situated outside Johannesburg on the way to the Magaliesberg. Here you can learn more about our roots and the tribal customs and unique architecture of 5 of the main tribes making up our Rainbow Nation.

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