Archaeology, Battlefields, Big 5, Birdwatching, City, Countryside, Cruise, Cultural, Historical, Luxury, Nature, Photographic, Rail, Shopping, Sightseeing, Township, Whale Watching, Wildlife and Wine tours in Gauteng and North West Province, South Africa
The Tourist's Friend, Rob Parkinson, Registered Tourist Guide offers a specialised, personal service. Transfers and day tours including tailor-made tours.
We offer a specialised, personal service including Airport Transfers, Johannesburg Historical and scenic overview, Pretoria City Tours, Hartbeespoort Dam, Kruger National Park, Sun City and The Palace, Pilanesberg Game Reserve, Lion and Rhino Park and Customised, tailor-made tours on request.
We offer transfers from OR Tambo International Airport
• VW Microbus seats 7 pax.
• Refreshments are carried on all long distance routes.
• Same rates apply 24 hrs a day.
• Professional driver or registered tourist guide
Tours and safaris can be designed to your individual requirements. (Including Battlefields, History, Military, Aviation, Birdwatching and Game).
• All our tours are conducted by registered guides.
• Tours and transfers are quoted for a minimum of 3 passengers. Single prices quoted on request.
• Refreshments and binoculars for passenger's use carried on board the tour vehicle.
Borakalalo National Reserve (full day)
North of Hartbeespoort and the town of Brits lies this beautiful reserve often forgotten by locals and tourists alike who tend to visit the "big name" parks. If you are looking for...
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De Wildt Cheetah and Wild Dog Breeding Centre Tour (half day)
See these once endangered species (Cheetah & Wild Dog) at close range and learn about their habits and how the De Wildt centre helped save them from extinction....
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Johannesburg and Gold Reef City (half day)
Visit a replica of an early Johannesburg gold mining village. Take a trip down the gold mine which was once one of the richest of all. See a gold bar being poured (if you can pick ...
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Johannesburg and Pretoria (half day)
Johannesburg: A comprehensive overview of the city of gold and its suburbs. Learn about the discovery of gold, visit an old mine and marvel at the houses of the Randlords.
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Johannesburg City Tour (half day)
A comprehensive overview of the city of gold and its suburbs. Learn about the discovery of gold, visit an old mine and marvel at the houses of the Randlords.
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Lesedi Cultural Village (half / full day)
An experience of the cultures and traditions of some South African tribes. View their villages, their craftwork and enjoy the tribal dancing. A traditional african meal is served a...
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Magaliesberg Mountain Magic (half day)
This tour takes one to the beautiful Hartbeespoort Dam area only 45 minutes north of Sandton. Here one can marvel at the granite cliffs, see the breeding grounds of the Cape Vultur...
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Pilanesberg Game Reserve (full day)
Home to the big five (Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion and Leopard) as well as many antelope species. The Pilanesberg is also a bird watchers paradise. A road network of over 200 kms...
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Pretoria and the Premier Diamond Mine (full day)
View the gigantic hole (over a kilometer long by half as wide). This is where the largest diamond ever (the Cullinan) was found, 3106 carats. Go on a surface tour of the operationa...
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Pretoria City Tour (half day)
Visit the capital city, see the Voortrekker Monument, Kruger House, Historic Church Square with its beautifull buildings and the Kruger Statue. Drive through this beautiful city to...
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Sun City Tour (half / full day)
A fantasy playground of the rich and famous. A casino resort built in the arid Northwest Province. Tour the Palace of the Lost City with all its architectural opulence and grandeur...
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The Lion and Rhino Park (half day)
An ideal opportunity for the businessman or tourist who has limited time to see some big game in a natural highveld grassland reserve only 45 minutes from Sandton or Johannesburg. ...
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