Let’s go to……
- an Elephant Sanctuary,
- an African Arts & Craft market,
- Top of the Magaliesberg Mountain,
- an African Cultural Village
We depart at 08:30 for the North West Province, location of amongst others, an Elephant Sanctuary, nestled in a forest at the foothills of the Magaliesberg Mountains a few kilometers north of the Hartbeespoort dam where we are to experience an awesome site guided African elephant interaction program commencing at 10:00. Touching and walking with real African elephants is an absolute delight!
Ps. Don’t forget to ask for an “elephant kiss” while mingling with the elephants.
Following on the program at the elephants we visit an African Arts and Craft Market of delight! Browse the vast number of items on display and negotiate a best price at leisure. Enjoy an optional coffee, tea or beverage and a snack of choice available from a variety of restaurants at the African Arts and Craft Market.
With African Arts & Craft shopping bags filled to the brim we head for Harties Cableway! En route to Harties Cableway we cross the Hartbeespoort Dam wall on a single motor lane passing through a tunnel in a section of the Magaliesberg Mountain. Awesome African scenery en route and to the top of the Magaliesberg Mountain awaits. Indulge in the surrounding beauty of the Hartbeespoort Dam area while enjoying a delightful light lunch at one of the restaurants on top of the Mountain.
An African Cultural Village is our final destination on today’s tour.
A vibrant African tribal culture awaits.
Experience African tribal dances and cuisine at its best!
Traditional homesteads of the Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho and Ndebele tribes are explored.
The Village offers a fantastic African Tribal Experience – a Pan African Feast!
Buffet dinner at the Village.
A delightful traditional South African buffet with a variety of meat such as beef, lamb, chicken, boerewors, ostrich and crocodile with pap, rice, vegetables, salads and dessert is served completing the program at the African Cultural Village.
A leisurely departure for the African Cultural Village at 15:45 should allow us sufficient time to arrive at around 16:15 on time for the program commencing at 16:30
Return to Pretoria:
We leave for Pretoria soon after dinner to arrive home at around 20:00/20:30
An awesome day in the North West Province awaits!
Return: 20:00/20:30 (8:00pm/8:30pm)
Program and entrance fees at the venues
Tea & Coffee at the Elephant Sanctuary
Buffet dinner including 1st beverage, tea
or coffee at the African Cultural Village
What to wear:
Winter: 0 to 20°C
Warmish dress code, early morning is cold – Jeans, warm jacket, sneakers, sun glasses, camera, hat
Summer: 15 – 45°C
Light dress code – Shorts, sneakers/sandals, sun glasses, camera, hat, sun screen lotion