The city of Pretoria (aka The Jacaranda City) is South Africa’s administrative capital. Enjoy an amazing cultural experience that includes tree lined avenues, inspiring architecture, historical monuments.
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 historical 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. 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.
The impressive Voortrekker Monument is situated in a nature reserve in the Pretoria (Tshwane). It commemorates the Pioneering spirit of Afrikaners and is one of the most popular heritage sites in South Africa.
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.
South Africa’s Union Buildings is the official Seat of The National Government and has been declared a South African National Heritage Site.
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.
Departure/Return Location: Any hotel/address in Johannesburg
Departure Time: Morning departures starting at 9:00am and Afternoon departures from 13:30pm
Return Time: Morning- 13:30pm | Afternoon 17:30pm
Full refund if cancelled due to weather. Cancellation fee can be witheld if cancelled with short notice.
Operated by: MoAfrika Tours
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