Cullinan is close to Pretoria, Gauteng, and it came on the map in 1905 when the famous Cullinan diamond was found here. This diamond weighed 3, 106 carats.
You can go on a guided tour in this mine. After you dressed in the correct safety clothes, the guide will show you the surface of the mine and the big hole.
After a safety briefing you and your guide will go down in the mine to level 763. He will tell and show you jaw dropping stuff. You may take your camera with.
All in all, you will walk about 3 km, at a comfortable pace. You will also visit the mine’s surface diamond shop.
The Voortrekker Monument is situated in Pretoria and it tells the story of the Voortrekkers that moved out of the Cape to get away from the British. It was not an easy journey, there was adventure, innovation, hardships, fear, anger, joy, camaraderie, conflict, pain, drama, etc.
We can take you on a specialised tour through the monument and then we discuss this period in depth.
What can you see at the monument?
The Voortrekker Monument is the second most visited tourist attraction in South Africa.
I am the owner of Flycatcher Travel and my idea with this blog is to report on sites that we visit. I am also very interested in South African history.