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HISTORICAL HALF DAYTOUR – PRETORIA – CAPITAL CITY

We visit :

Union Buildings, Pretoria

  • Capital City of South Africa
  • Situated on Meintjies Kop, highest point of Pretoria with delightful view
  • Forms official seat of South Africa’s Government
  • Houses the Presidency
  • Houses Department of Foreign Affairs.
  • Built from light sandstone and designed by Sir Herbert Baker. Considered to be the architect’s greatest achievement and a masterpiece.
  • Consisting of 2 Wings, representing 2 x languages, Afrikaans and English.

CHURCH SQUARE

  • Situated in central Pretoria was the site of the first church built in 1855.
  • The best known feature of Church Square is the large bronze statue of former president Paul Kruger, surrounded by the statue of 4 other Boers.
  • Square was used as a marketplace and sports field.
  • Today Church Square is a relaxing spot for visitors whom enjoys the 19th century architecture
  • The Square is surrounded by numerous historical buildings, including the Palace of Justice.

TARIFF

Minimum 2 Guests @ R525.00 per person – entrance fees exclusive

HISTORICAL FULL DAY TOURS WITH LUNCH – PRETORIA – CAPITAL CITY

We visit :

Union Buildings, Pretoria

  • Capital City of South Africa
  • Situated on Meintjies Kop, highest point of Pretoria with delightful view
  • Forms official seat of South Africa’s Government
  • Houses the Presidency
  • Houses Department of Foreign Affairs.
  • Built from light sandstone and designed by Sir Herbert Baker. Considered to be the architect’s greatest achievement and a masterpiece.
  • Consisting of 2 Wings, representing 2 x languages, Afrikaans and English.

CHURCH SQUARE

  • Situated in central Pretoria was the site of the first church built in 1855.
  • The best known feature of Church Square is the large bronze statue of former president Paul Kruger, surrounded by the statue of 4 other Boers.
  • Square was used as a marketplace and sports field.
  • Today Church Square is a relaxing spot for visitors whom enjoys the 19th century architecture
  • The Square is surrounded by numerous historical buildings, including the Palace of Justice.

MELROSE HOUSE OR KRUGER HOUSE

  • Melrose House was built in 1886 by George Jesse Heys
  • Named after famous Melrose Abbey in Scotland
  • During the Anglo Boer War (1899 – 1902) Melrose House was the headquarters for the British military
  • The Peace Treaty of Vereeniging was signed at Melrose House on 31 May 1902 ending the war.

VOORTREKKER MONUMENT

  • Is built high on a hilltop and is visible from most places in Pretoria
  • It was built to describe the history of the Afrikaner pioneers whom left the Cape Colony
  • Afrikaners suffered under British rule, to travel to the interior of the country from 1835 to 1854 on what has come to be known as the Great Trek.
  • Within and around the monument, every aspect of the building has a historic or symbolica significance.
  • A unique marble Frieze circles the inside walls of the Voortrekker Monument.
  • In bas-relief, 27 panels depict the story of the Great Trek from 1835-1852.
  • The Frieze not only shows the history of the Groot Trek, but also shows how the Voortrekkers went about their everyday lives.
  • On 16 December every year the sun shines down through a small hole in the centre of the Voortrekker Monument’s roof, onto the Cenotaph, lightning up the enscribed words “Ons vir jou Suid Afrika” – (We for thee, South Africa”).

TARIFF

Minimum 2 Guests @ R 1 150 per person inclusive of lunch – exclusive of entrance fees.

ADVENTURE & ENTERTAINMENT TOURS

FULL DAY SUN CITY TOUR

Departure Time : 08h00

8,5 Hours, inclusive of 3,5 Hours travelling time.

Sun City, situated in the Bushveld of South Africa’s West Province, is surrounded by the imposing mountains of the Pilanesberg – draws thousands of visitors each year to it’s four top-quality hotels, magnificent sporting and recreational facilities including 2 x world-class golf courses and the magical Lost City Waterpark, The Valley of Waves Water World. Sun City has dazzled the international community with it’s glamorous casino’s, gourmet restaurants, extensive sports facilities & star-studded spectaculars.

Tariff

Return transport included, inclusive of toll fees, excludes entrance fees.

We depart at 16h00 from the complex.

Minimum 2 Guests @ R1 100.00 per person.

Point to Point Transfers

We cater for any transfer requirements, whether it might be to the airport, concert, function, or sporting event!

We shall collect you from your home, office or the airport and transfer you safely and conveniently to your destination!
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Our Accommodation Foundry Guest Lodge

The Foundry Guest Lodge has a four star rating, situated on 4 hectare land surrounded with indigenous trees. Special attention was given to the interior decorating and design of the Lodge with a vast variety of Persian Carpets, Leather Couches and many more to create a style one of a kind to ensure that your stay is a pleasant one.

Locality:Situated close to the following;

  • Next to the Silver Lakes Golf Course and many more
  • Next to theN4 Highway
  • 10 Minutes from Menlyn shopping centre
  • Union Buildings
  • CSIR
  • University of Pretoria
  • 10 Minutes from the CBD of Prtoria
  • 30 Minutes from the Johannesburg International Airport
  • 5 Minutes from Die Wilgers Hospital

Adjacent to Silver Oaks Shopping Centre

For further information go to www.foundryguestlodge.co.za