Packages - Adventure Activities in Gauteng & the North West

Gauteng has all the splendour that one would associate with a large metropolitan area while being surrounded by nature in all its glory. With this comes adventure, adrenalin and close animal encounters & interactions in the Johannesburg and Pretoria surrounds. 

So dont be fooled the andrenalin of river rafting, quad biking, cycling through Soweto and even abseilling can be part of your day out in Gauteng!

Our neighbouring province, the North West is home to our BIG 5 and the malaria free Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Experience the ultimate safari from the back of an African Elephant or a drumming session as you hit the melody of african drumbeat. 

A sensational Rainbow city upon city with the easy access now available with our fancy Gautrain infrastructure, catch an authentic taxi or take a tik tik through an unparallaled township to stop at a shebeen for a bite of true Africa?

Or if this scares the adventurous side of your personality then stick to the surrounds of wild and vast options of animal encounters, game drives and catch a glimpse of the big 5 as orientation to the rest of your safari. Alongside these areas are always the chance that you may find a fossil, the many sites in the cradle of humankind affords an intiguing avenue into our species evolutionary traces.

Gold - we have a city named after it, Diamonds or maybe Ghandi, or Nelson Mandela all have major roots in this phenomenal province of diversity. True to our nation the arts are also diverse and awaiting your participation in nearly every corner of the province - come and see you will be thrilled!

Magalies Rafting on the Crocodile River from R535 pp

Gauteng

A water adventure to remember awaits in the picturesque Magaliesberg foothills outisde Broederstroom, close to Lanseria Airport! This half-day river rafting offers up level 1 & 2 rapids and is a great introduction to "white water" and a good indication of whether you would withstand the likes of the Dusi and Zambezi!

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Magaliesberg horseback and picnic adventure from R690 pp

Gauteng

Escape to the beautiful Skeerpoort Valley in the picturesque Magaliesberg, where the crystal-clear Magalies river flows through lush vegetation and amazing scenery. Only a 40-minute drive from Joburg or Pretoria, this is where you will find an adventure, courtesy of a leisurely guided horse-riding trail to be explored on well-trained South African Boerperd horses, combined with a fabulous al-fresco picnic lunch!

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Magaliesburg Canopy Tour from R495 pp

North West Province

An adventure based in the Magaliesberg, through the Ysterhout kloof on a 2 and a half hour canopy tour only one hour and half drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria. Enjoy the spectacular views of the ancient Magaliesberg Mountain range marvelling at the flora and fauna while you take on the thrilling experience gliding through the air!

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Dinokeng Festivals - Tribe One

Gauteng

The Tribe One festival taking place in the Cullinan side of Dinokeng Game Reserve, Gauteng has drawn the attention of many. The performers lined up to participate in what is sure to be an extra-ordinary event in this new reserve just outside Pretoria South Africa. We are in the process of drafting up a range of packages to best explore the area or get completely taken away with the music, scenes and wilderness on our doorstep!

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Hartbeespoort picnic delight from R300 per person

Gauteng

A perfect escape! A family picnic in this private hideaway specially chosen for its picturesque surrounds and stunning views over the Magaliesberg and Hartbeespoort Dam. Set in the mountains, this outing offers you the perfect chance to take time out & enjoying a traditional picnic lunch or sunset picnic. And if the views and vibe are too good to leave, you can take up the option of an overnight stay in an authentically restored ox wagon!

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Hartbeespoort Highlights & Overnight stay from R2215 pp

North West Province

The Sanctuary offers exciting, fully comprehensive & exclusive,`hands-on`elephant experiences, daily programmes conducted on foot, where guests will have the opportunity to walk & interact with African elephants. You will get to touch and feel the hair on their bodies also experience their language or communication. Your understanding of elephants will be changed forever, bringing new insight into these magnificent pachyderms.

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Magaliesberg Quad Trail from R570 pp including Lunch Voucher

Gauteng

Ony 20 Minutes from Lanseria Airport, 40km from Johannesburg and Pretoria, one will you find the perfect nature spot to get out and enjoy the thrill of a quad bike trail, catering for all levels. This 1-hour adventure includes a R100 lunch voucher!

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Gauteng fly fishing outing - from R690 per person

Gauteng

The perfect Father`s Day outing! Enjoy a casual half-day outing, learning the skills of fly-fishing in the picturesque Magalies foothills, with pristine water, beautiful surroundings and experienced guides to teach you the basic techniques on a catch and release basis. If you really feel like spoiling dad, you can upgrade to a luxury option which includes a picnic lunch at Valley Lodge and Spa on the banks of the Magalies river.

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Dinokeng Safari Day Trip from R580 per person

Gauteng

Experience the wildlife in the malaria free Dinokeng Game Reserve only 55km north of Pretoria in the Rust De Winter disctrict, approximately 2 hours` journey from Johannesburg. This day outing incorporates an authentic bush experience into a fun relaxing day.

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Hartebeespoort in a Day from R1015 pp

Gauteng

African Chapter present the best of 3 bestsellers in the Hartbeespoort Dam Area for a fun, interactive and exhilarating day excursion. Awesome idea for special days, birthday gifts and even small corporate fun days out the office. Elephants, Monkeys and Cable Cars!

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Magaliesberg Zipline Swing from R400 per person

Gauteng

An exhilarating adventure over the the breathtaking Magaliesberg Mountains and Crocodile river in the distance, with the wind in your hair while spotting the plains game down below. African Chapter recommends an early start as the summer heat can be quite scorching out in the open, so dont forget your sunscreen!

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