Half Day Cradle of Humankind, Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng tour

1 hour guided 'boat' tour of the World class Exhibition Centre of Maropeng

1 hour guided walking tour into the Sterkfontein Caves, an active archaeological site. Home of the oldest human fossils ever found!!!

Free hotel pick up

Guided tour

Only an hours drive from Johannesburg

Duration 5 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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What's included :
  • 1 hour guided walk through the Sterkfontein Caves
  • 1 hour guided boat ride through the Maropenfg Exhibition centre
  • Free pick up from any hotel within Johannesburg
  • All entrance fees
  • Guide for the duration of your tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Sterkfontein Cave
What's excluded :
  • Lunch
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Sterkfontein Caves Rd. Kromdraai Road Off the R563, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site South Africa

Join us on this super interactive and informative half day tour to the Cradle of Humankind and Sterkfontein Caves.Our tours are fully inclusive and there are no hidden costs. The first part of the tour sees us taking you on a guided 1 hour walking journey through Sterkfontein Caves to see the fossils of hominids such as Little Foot and Mrs. Ples, two of the greatest archaeological discoveries of our time. The second part of the tour includes a 1 hour guided 'boat tour' through exhibits at the Maropeng Visitors Centre

So what is The Maropeng Visitor Centre all about? It was built 10 years ago and serves as an an exciting, world-class exhibition, focusing on the development of humans and our ancestors over the past few million years. You will notice the centre from afar, symbolised by the massive burial mound called the Tumulus, which is your entrance to learning the secrets of our ancestry. The guided tour of Maropeng is through the 2500m² exhibit with an underground boat ride. Maropeng has won may awards in the Tourism arena. The pick-up time for the tour will be 8:30am from your hotel.

Duration: 5 hours

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Air BnB's, private homes and any guest houses within Johannesburg Airports
  • O.R. Tambo International Airport, 1 Jones Rd, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, 1632, South Africa
  • Lanseria Airport, Lanseria South Africa
Return Detail :
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


English - Guide

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Fitness Req.


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Organised by Soul Adventures

Activity ID: V-40413P27

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