HISTORICAL SITES ALL OVER THE COUNTRY
You will experience rich culture and historical sites such as Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years, The Battle Fields Route - battle sites of the Anglo-Boer and Anglo-Zulu wars, The Apartheid Museum which will give you some insight of the violence of South Africa's past; and The Cradle of Humankind which is one of the richest hominid fossil sites in the world.
POINT OF HUMAN ORIGINS TOUR
The Point of Human Origin (POHO) experience is an archaeologist led tour of world renowned Stone Age caves near Mossel Bay. This experience includes a journey to 160,000 years ago to view evidence of Homo sapiens behaviour. This is the earliest discovery of its kind in the world today. Enjoy an educational visit to the unique Pinnacle Point Caves in the company of Dr Peter Nilssen.
The POHO experience involves a PowerPoint presentation and tour to the caves. It is emphasized that the walk to the caves includes a wooden walkway and nearly 200 steps that requires a moderate level of fitness for the return trip to the Club House. Comfortable walking shoes are a must and don’t forget your camera! The duration of your POHO experience is up to you, but to a maximum of around 4 hours.
TOPLESS BUS TOUR
Embark on a topless hop on, hop off bus tour in Johannesburg or Cape Town – Experience all of Cape Town's or Johannesburg’s tourist attractions and splendid sightseeing highlights aboard a fire engine-red, open-top double-decker bus.
PANTHERA WILD CAT SANCTUARY
Panthera Africa is an environmentally friendly sanctuary for any captive bred big cats, where they will be protected and prosper for the rest of their lives. An educational visit to the sanctuary will educate you on interesting facts about the different species, and enlighten you on our animals' unique personalities. You will be able to see, hear and enjoy everything these animals have to offer. In addition to our EDUCATIONAL visit, you also have the option to join the enrichment visit and FEEDING visit. Here you have the opportunity to photograph the animals in action – playing, pouncing, sniffing and exploring. We can promise you an exciting and unforgettable experience!
THE FORGOTTEN ROUTE
The true story of a forgotten route from early explorers into the wild undiscovered, REAL South Africa. It’s now a journey that you can experience…
Depart from Cape Town on a two day adventure into the Karoo with the legendary Trans Karoo train, visiting iconic landmarks, and Anglo-Boer battle regions. Experience true SA culture and share stories with local winemakers & musicians of the Karoo plains. Taste the local produce, drive through majestic mountains and sense the weird and wonderful of THE FORGOTTEN ROUTE.
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