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From Johannesburg: Pretoria Half Day Tour

Product ID: 185507
A guided tour from Johannesburg to Pretoria in which you will visit such historical monuments as the Paul Kruger House, the Voortrekker Monument and the Union Buildings.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Starting times 8:00 AM, 1:00 PM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English, French

Pickup included

Pick up from Johannesburg and surrounding areas.Please note that the pick-up might take up to one hour. Based on the hotel location, you will be picked up between 8am-9am.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Majestic Voortrekker Monument
  • Visit the Paul Kruger House
  • Drive by Pretoria City Hall and Church Square
  • Visit Pretoria's favorite landmark "The Union Buildings"
Full description
Pretoria city is the administrative capital of South Africa and is known as the "Jacaranda City”, mainly for its jacaranda-lined avenues and fascinated architecture.

Whilst here you can visit historical monuments such as the Paul Kruger house which was built in 1884. Paul Kruger was the leading man in the Transvaal War against Britain between 1889-1891. Paul Kruger was then elected the President of the Zui-Afrikaansche Republiek and took up residence at Kruger House in Pretoria.

The Voortrekker Monument is situated in Pretoria in a nature reserve, it is a Monument that commemorates the history of South Africa and the history of the Afrikaners, not forgetting the Union Buildings which house the offices of the president and are located in Tshwane.

Union Building is not situated in the center of Pretoria, but is situated rather in the highest point of Pretoria and is a South African national heritage site.
Includes
  • Return transfers from Johannesburg and surrounding areas
  • Entrance to Kruger House
  • Entrance to Voortrekker Monument
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
Departs Monday to Sunday Morning at 8:00AM and in the afternoon at 1:00PM
Minimum of 1 Person is required for the tour to operate
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.7 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.7 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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excellent guide spoke English very well enough to understand even me who knows him little showed us everything and on the way from Johannesburg to Pretoria he showed us all the interesting things we saw along the way, a very comfortable car he was really kind, and the service was fabulous every now and then a confirmation text arrived with the minutes that were missing I recommend this trip to everyone is cheap and worth a lot

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February 25, 2020

This tour is very informative with many insightful aspects of South African history. Our tour guide, Pascal, was not only very knowledgeable, he was also astute in his understanding of this country’s diversity, racial dynamics and the political sphere. As bilingual (English/French) speakers from Haiti, we appreciated our tour guide’s command of both languages. This allowed for further insights into the dynamics of this fascinating country. I would highly recommend this tour, and Pascal as a guide, to any future visitor.

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November 18, 2019

This tour is very informative with many insightful aspects of South African history. Our tour guide, Pascal, was not only very knowledgeable, he was also astute in his understanding of this country’s diversity, racial dynamics and the political sphere. As bilingual (English/French) speakers from Haiti, we appreciated our tour guide’s command of both languages. This allowed for further insights into the dynamics of this fascinating country. I would highly recommend this tour, and Pascal as a guide, to any future visitor.

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November 18, 2019

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