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Pretoria Sightseeing Day Trip from Johannesburg
"Start your experience with a pickup from your hotel in the Sandton or Rosebank area of Johannesburg. Board your air-conditioned minivan or coach and hear interesting facts about Pretoria as you drive to South Africa's administrative capital.After rou arrive in Pretoria and tour its historical highlights. Stroll the wide avenues and hear how the purple jacaranda that blooms here annually gave the city its nickname of ‘Jacaranda City’. Learn how Pretoria started life as a Boer farming community before where Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964 and view the statue of Paul Kruger or ‘Old Lion’ the Boer leader and first president of the Republic. Admire the City Hall and then stop outside the Union Buildings as your guide recounts how these sandstone-built government offices were the site of Mandela's inauguration as South Africa's preside the 19th-century home of Kruger. Explore its rooms
From ZAR1,005.00
 
Pretoria Sightseeing Day Trip from Johannesburg
"Start your experience with a pickup from your hotel in the Sandton or Rosebank area of Johannesburg. Board your air-conditioned minivan or coach and hear interesting facts about Pretoria as you drive to South Africa's administrative capital.After rou arrive in Pretoria and tour its historical highlights. Stroll the wide avenues and hear how the purple jacaranda that blooms here annually gave the city its nickname of ‘Jacaranda City’. Learn how Pretoria started life as a Boer farming community before where Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964 and view the statue of Paul Kruger or ‘Old Lion’ the Boer leader and first president of the Republic. Admire the City Hall and then stop outside the Union Buildings as your guide recounts how these sandstone-built government offices were the site of Mandela's inauguration as South Africa's preside the 19th-century home of Kruger. Explore its rooms
From ZAR1,005.00
 
Elephant Sanctuary Tour from Johannesburg
"Visit the Elephant Sanctuary situated in the picturesque Magaliesburg mountains. The tour through the sanctuary takes about 2 hours. Here you will learn more and even get the chance to touch and interact with these big creatures.On your tour you elephant back riding can be arranged (this needs to be paid for at the sanctuary). Transport to the sanctuary will be private but other guests will also be joining and participating in the tour at the sanctuary."""Come up close to the giant in the animal kingdom - the mighty elephant by taking a 2-hour tour of an elephant sanctuary in the Magaliesburg mountains. This tour comes with transportation to the elephant sanctuary from your hotel in Johannesburg or Pretorititle=Highlights&1=4-hour+trip+to+Elephant+Sanctuary+from+Johannesburg+or+Pretoria&2=Travel+through+the+picturesque+Magaliesburg+Mountains+to+reach+the+sanctuary&3=Admire+and+interact+with+the+beautiful+elephants+in+the+sanctuary+during+a+2-hour+tour&4=En""
From ZAR2,565.00

More Nightlife in Pretoria

Hatfield

Let me state upfront that my knowledge of nightlife and nightclubs is not just outdated, but probably never existed in the first place ... however, I am reliably informed by those who know infinitely...
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CatherineReichardt
Aug 14, 2011

Hatfield quare

A night out at Hatfield Square in the suburb of Hatfield is quite an eye opener. One would think that the South African city of Pretoria is nothing but bureaucrats and museums, but Pretoria is home to...
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Ramonq
Mar 29, 2010

Fashion TV

This cosmopolitan nightclub is situated around an upmarket suburb in the East of Pretoria called Brooklyn it's about 50km away from my hometown called Att/ville.It has a multicultural ambience of...
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obadjia
Jan 29, 2008

Firkin

If you would like to listen to local mainstream music, Firkin is one of best places to visit. It is extremely popular and you should arrive early. It is also a pub and serves meals.The atmosphere is...
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PierreZA
Oct 13, 2007

State Theatre

The South African State Theatre is in the heart of the Pretoria and is much more than just a complex of theatres. It offers a variety of exciting venues for performances, festivals, film festivals...
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PierreZA
Oct 13, 2007

Menlyn Park

For the perfect atmosphere while out with friends you have got to visit Menlyn Park shopping entertainment mall for the coolest world class restourants and clubs with a modern flavour, its situated in...
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technoboi
Mar 05, 2004
 
 
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Hatfield Square

The entire square and surrounding area are packed qith nightclubs and bars, from Recess, which is the biggest, to Herr Gubthers, etc. Crawling with students, it is also one of the safer areas to go...
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Bushman23
Aug 11, 2003

Nightlife

If you search for nightlife in Pretoria, the only place to consider Hatfield: this is the area where the university is and all nightlife is concentrated there.There are nightclubs, bars and all that,...
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Androidius
Mar 04, 2003

Hatfield Square is the place...

Hatfield Square is the place to be for the young and the young at heart. It located near the University of Pretoria, known as Tukkies to the locals, and Loftus Rugby Grounds.The most bars per square...
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Yolandam
Aug 26, 2002

Hatfield Sqaure

A square (as you might have thought) with pubs, restaurants and night clubs around. Mostly a student hang, that gets very busy over weekends. Casual clothing should do. Even shorts are acceptable, but...
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aldo007
Aug 26, 2002

Hatfield Square!The Drop...

Hatfield Square!The Drop Zone!!Tons of groovy restaurants and pubs on a square! Alot of college people would hang out here.Great place to people watch or to make new friends! Street smart! Nice jeans!...
trip4him
Aug 25, 2002

Cool Runnings Cafe

One of the most Chilled out nightlife spots in Hatfield, the atmosphere is decidedly Carribean, the drink is cheap, and the service is good. One of my favourites. No dress code
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Bushman23
Apr 23, 2004

PRETORIA

PRETORIA BY NIGHT BEAUTIFULL TO LOOK AT BUT DONT WALK AROUND AT NIGHT ALONE , EVEN MEN SHOULD WALK IN GROUPS........................
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Braveheart.southafrr
May 24, 2003

Top Hotels in Pretoria

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643 corner of Church and Wessels Streets, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0007, South Africa
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Cnr Schoeman & Beckett Sts, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0007, South Africa
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Cnr Park & Hill Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, 2004, South Africa
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390 Van Der Walt Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0002, South Africa
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cnr Atterbury & Klarinet Roads, PO Box 36866, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0102, South Africa
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Schoeman and Leyds Streets, Arcadia, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0007, South Africa
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Top Things to Do in Pretoria

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Voortrekker Monument

Voortrekker Monument was build to commemorate the Voortrekker Pioneers and their Journey from the Cape colony into the Interior of the Country which is now called South Africa between 1835 and...
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The Union Building

The Union Buildings forms the Official seat of South African Government and houses the Presidency as well as Department of Foreign Affairs. It was build between 1909 and 1913,Originally build to...
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Church Square

Church Square is one of the few places in the Pretoria CBD where you can get a sense of how Pretoria must have looked a century ago, and, as a result, is often used as a set for local period movies...
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Zoo

Pretoria Zoo is located just north of the CBD and is a good zoo, particularly by developing world standards. However, over the past couple of decades, seems to have been somewhat left behind by its...
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Nature Reserve

Situated south of Pretoria, I felt Rietvlei Nature Reserve had fewer wild animals that you can spot while driving. The good thing about Rietvlei is that most of the roads are tarred, there is...
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Freedom Park

As of 2010, there has been public discussion about the possibility of incorporating Freedom Park and the Voortrekker Monument into a single precinct. This would make sense, as the two are very close...
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Top 5 Pretoria Writers

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PierreZA

"Pretoria - Capital of South Africa"
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CatherineReichardt

"The Jacaranda City (at least for the time being)"
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Braveheart.southafrr

"PRETORIA MY HOME TOWN............."
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Bwana_Brown

"Beautiful Capital of South Africa"
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Bushman23

"Africa's leading Capital"
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