Tour the Cullinan Diamond Mine
Visit the famous Cullinan Diamond Mine situated next to the beautiful town called Cullinan. Two Options are available: A 1.5 to 2 Hour Surface Tour of the Mine where you will experience the surface conditions and viewing the surrounds or a 4 Hour Underground Mine Tour where you will get the chance to be taken underground into the mine. One of the only working mines in the world that allows tourists to tour on the mine.
What's included :
- Bottled water
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Entrance fees
- Entry/Admission - Cullinan Diamond Mine
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
Stop At: Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, Gauteng
You will be picked up from your hotel in Johannesburg or Sandton and transported safely by your guide to Cullinan. After the Cullinan mine tour you will be returned safely to your hotel in Johannesburg or Sandton by your guide.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Cullinan Diamond Mine, Oak Avenue, Cullinan South Africa
You will be transported from your hotel in Johannesburg or Pretoria to the world famous Cullinan Diamond Mine. Visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine where a diamond of 3106 Carats were discovered in 1905.
You can choose from two options of this guided tour: A Surface Mine Tour or an Underground Mine Tour.
Should you choose a Surface Tour it will comprise of a nine minutes DVD that tells you all about the mine and diamonds, a model of an underground tunnel - giving you an idea of the tunnels underground, the mine shaft, the hoist room where you will see the hoist at work pulling up the hoist cage and the big hole that was dug to find diamonds. The Surface tour lasts for 1 and a half to about 2 hours.
Should you decide on the underground mine tour, the tour will be 4 hours and you will drop to a level of 763 meters below ground.
After visiting the mine, you will get the opportunity to visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine market for an unforgettable diamond jewellery shopping experience.
Duration: 5 hours
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
All hotels and accommodation. We pick up anywhere from your hotel or guest house in Sandton, Rosebank, Johannesburg and Pretoria. Please specify your pickup location. We also pick up from air b&b and private locations.
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum age is 18 years
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- No mobile phones will be allowed underground, but normal cameras are allowed.
- Not recommended for travelers that have difficulty walking long distances
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- 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
- Vehicles and equipment decontaminated and cleaned with alcohol cleaner and high efficient ozone generator after each trip. We are also compliant with COVID-19 industry protocols. This is a private tour. Only your group in the vehicle. You might however share the attractions with others at the mine.