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    South Africa

Sterkfontein Caves & Maropeng

At a Glance

  • Tour duration: Full day trip
  • Group size: No limits specified, please confirm group size with the operator
  • Tour departs from: Johannesburg
  • Price: On request

Tour Highlights

  • Sterkfontein Caves
  • Cradle of Humankind

Suitable for those interested in Archaeology, Countryside, Heritage, Sightseeing


Sterkfontein Caves was declared a World Heritage Site in 2000. As an archaeological site, it is the richest site in the world for early hominids, and the area has become known as the Cradle of Humankind. You can descend deep into the complex set of limestone caves, to the edge of the underground lake, learn more about the importance of the site as an archaeological landmark. Visit Maropeng, the fantastic new visitors center opened in December 2005 by President Thabo Mbeki.

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