Exciting Pretoria City Day Tour

The city of Pretoria (aka The Jacaranda City) is South Africa’s administrative capital and we take you on an amazing cultural experience that includes tree lined avenues, inspiring architecture, historical monuments.

 

What's Included

  • Collection and drop off from any address in Johannesburg in an Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance into the Voortrekker Monument
  • Entrance into the Paul Kruger House Museum
  • Visit to the Union Buildings
  • Visit to Church Square
  • Free onboard uncapped vehicle Wifi (Included)

 

Paul Kruger House

Paul Kruger was a resistance leader and key figure in the Transvaal war against the British in 1880/1881. In 1882 at the age of 57, Kruger Was Elected President of The Transvaal and later took up residency at Kruger House in Pretoria.

Union Buildings

South Africa’s Union Buildings is the official Seat of The National Government and has been declared a South African National Heritage Site.

Voortrekker Monument

The impressive Voortrekker Monument is situated in a nature reserve in the Pretoria (Tshwane) area in a nature reserve. It commemorates the Pioneering spirit of Afrikaners and is one of the most popular heritage sites in South Africa.

Itinerary

On this half day tour, you will learn a lot about the fascinating history of South Africa during a Pretoria city experience. Pretoria is the capital of South Africa and therefore full of historic sites. We visit the Union Buildings, headquarters of the government. The buildings are beautifully situated in terraced gardens, through which you can enjoy an idyllic walk. Another major attraction on this tour is the Voortrekker Monument. This monument is of great significance to many Afrikaans speaking South Africans because it stands for Afrikaner Nationalism. The monument is in the shape of a big stone cube. The interior walls depict the story of the Great Trek, a mass movement of Afrikaner Boers who resented British rule. Next interesting site on our tour is the Paul Kruger House Museum. Kruger National Park is named after Paul Kruger. Learn more about this fascinating man and his life. The house displays furniture and personal items of the Kruger family. Pretoria has character in its buildings and during this city architecture tour, you will be given ample opportunity to ask your guide about the history behind the buildings and culture. We visit Church Square with prominent buildings like the Ou Raadsaal, Palace of Justice and Capital Theatre. We can talk for hours about Pretoria, and we will when you are with us! Learn more about Pretoria.

Pricing

Valid Between Pax Price Per Person Single Supplement Children Under 12, per child
01 Nov 2019 - 31 Dec 2020 2 $ 64 - -
01 Nov 2019 - 31 Dec 2020 1 $ 107 - -