Explore the Company's Garden, home to a rich variety of flora. Your botanical journey continues to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, acclaimed as one of the great gardens of the world. Kirstenbosch is famous for the beauty and diversity of the indigenous Cape flora on display. Enjoy a guided garden tour.
± 4 Hours
Visit the spectacular Zeitz MOCAA (Museum of Contemporary Art Africa), the largest museum of contemporary African art in the world. Join a guided tour led by curatorial staff, presenting highlights from the museum’s current exhibitions. Continue with a visit to the Norval Foundation that houses one of the largest private collections of South African contemporary art.
± 7.5 Hours
Visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine - one of the biggest and most productive diamond-bearing kimberlite pipes in the world. The tour starts with a 15-minute video before you are led into the high security premises where we are shown the workings and machinery of the mine. The tour continues with a visit the enormous open cast mine, that are four times larger than the famous Kimberley ‘Big Hole’.
After visiting the mine, we will have the opportunity to visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine market for an unforgettable diamond and jewellery shopping experience.
± 6.5 Hours
This circular tour takes you over a mountain pass to the seaside town of Hermanus. This town, nestled between mountains and the sea is not only very beautiful but offers some of the best shore based whale watching opportunities in the world (August – November). Close sightings of the Southern Right whale are likely. Our journey continues into the beautiful Hemel en Aarde Valley (Heaven and Earth) to the Bouchard Finlayson Wine Estate where we are treated to tasting some of their delicious wines. This wine estate is closed on Sundays, but a visit to the Stoney Point Penguin Colony will be included instead, to have a look at a unique colony of African penguins (time permitting) before returning to Cape Town in the afternoon.
± 9 Hours
Travel along the footpaths of our freedom fighters and experience the city of Johannesburg and Soweto through their eyes on this full day tour. Highlights include the Regina Mundi Church, Soweto Cooling Towers, Vilikazi Street, Freedom Square, Hector Pieterson Memorial, Nelson Mandela Bridge and Constitution Hill.
± 8.5 Hours
Delve into one of the greatest moments in medical history—the world's first human heart transplant. Learn more about the events that took place on that historic day under the leadership of Professor Christiaan Barnard. The journey then continues to Groot Constantia, the oldest wine producing farm in South Africa.
± 9 Hours