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The Elephant Sanctuary

The Elephant Sanctuary offers experiences/tours/programs daily. Visitors are taken on a journey into the world of the African elephant and are guided through an unforgettable experience with these magnificent creatures. Visitors are able to touch, feed and get to know these animals. The Elephant Sanctuary is unique in that it offers visitors the incredible opportunity to walk hand-in-trunk with the elephants. Enter the world of the Elephant with Elephant Back Riding. Bare-back Elephant Back Riding enables us as humans to feel the power and bulk of an elephant in contrast with the quietness, delicateness and grace of these mammoth creatures' movement as they walk/glide across the ground. Understand the height at which an elephant stands and experience their environment from an elephant's perspective.


Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary

The Bush Babies sanctuary is one of several sanctuaries in a group of sanctuaries, including the elephant sanctuary that provides for orphaned and abused animals. Situated west of Hartbeesport Dam alongside the Elephant sanctuary it provides an environment where monkeys (primates) can be given their freedom in a natural environment. The sanctuary situated in one of the many Kloofs (Gorges) of the Magaliesberg mountain range provides the perfect environment for Monkeys from around the world.


Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre

Started in 1971 on her parent's chicken farm by Ann van Dyk, this cheetah sanctuary also contributes to the conservation of African wild dogs and Cape vultures. Previously known as the De Wildt Cheetah Sanctuary, it is now called the Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre. The Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre has also decisively proven that these captive bred cats can fend for themselves in the African bush. The landmark success came in 1986, when the cheetah was removed from the endangered species list of the South African Red Data Book for Terrestrial Mammals.


Lion and Rhino Nature Reserve

The Rhino and Lion Reserve is a privately owned game reserve, covering approx 1600 ha on the typical highveld of Gauteng. The reserve is situated in the " Cradle of Humankind", a declared World Heritage site about 40 km north-west of Johannesburg.


Soweto Tourism

Soweto, Gold and the History of Johannesburg are intertwined. The discovery of gold in the late 1890's led to a gold rush by prospectors from all over the world to the area now known as Johannesburg in the province of Gauteng. Instead of just doing a Soweto tour - why not spend a day seeing Joburg and surrounds - as well as Soweto. This is an essential trip for anyone interested in the Miracle of Transformation that is South Africa. A trip can be tailored to suit your interests and time available.


The Lion Park

The Lion Park near Lanseria Airport north of Johannesburg in Gauteng Province serves as a gateway and introduction, a true window, to the splendors of Africa's Wildlife. It is home to more than 70 lions including white lions and many other carnivores such as cheetahs, wild dogs, brown and spotted hyenas, black leopards and many more.


Johannesburg Zoo

The Johannesburg Zoo was established in 1904, and historically, it has been owned and operated by the City of Jhb. Internationally accredited and highly respected, with over 320 species of animals, totaling about 2000 animals, open to the public 364 days a year, including Christmas, New Years and Easter holidays.


Gold Reef City Johannesburg

More and more visitors are making their way to Gold Reef City in Johannesburg. The complex made up of theme park, Apartheid museum and casino facilities has proved to be a winning combination. Gold Reef City brims with experiences that the visitor would not find anywhere else. More than that, the package-deal of fun, fantasy, historical fact and safe parking offers the guest real value for money.


Sun City

Sun City Resort has a unique heartbeat and an African rhythm of its own and is unlike any other Resort destination in the world. This is pure fantasy and your every desire is met. There are four world-class hotels including the magnificent Palace of the Lost City that glitters like a jewel beneath the African sun, brilliant in its rain forest surroundings and luxurious in its detail and design. Adjoining the Resort, is the beautiful Pilanesberg National Park, which will delight game viewers as it is a malaria free zone and home to the Big 5. Sun City is approx 2 hours drive from the northwest side of Johannesburg or Randburg.


Dinokeng

Just north-east of urban Gauteng and Tshwane lies the vibrant and warm, big-sky region of Dinokeng, where the world's largest diamond was discovered. Today the area is sparkling with natural, cultural and historical attractions, a place where South Africans and their visitors enjoy the outdoors and the history and culture of Africa.


Maropeng (Cradle of Humankind and Sterkfontein Caves)

Maropeng brings fossils to life. A short drive from Gauteng and only 10 kilometers from the remarkable Sterkfontein Caves in the Cradle of Humankind world heritage site, a state-of-the-art visitors' facility has risen from the red Gauteng dust. Named Maropeng, Setswana for "the place where we once lived", the centre is designed to help tourists, schoolchildren and others explore the rich fossil heritage of the area. The Cradle of Humankind, encompassing the region of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai and environs, has one of the world's richest concentrations of hominid fossils, evidence of human evolution over the last 3.5-million years.


Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden

Against the backdrop of the magnificent Witpoortjie waterfall, this Garden (previously called the Witwatersrand National Botanical Garden) covers almost 300 hectares and consists of both landscaped and natural veld areas. The history of the Gardenshows that it was founded in 1982, but has been a popular venue for outings since the 1800's. A breeding pair of majestic Verreaux's Eagles nest on the cliffs alongside the waterfall. The Garden is home to an abundance of wildlife. Together with the other 220 bird species, there are also a number of reptile and small mammals, including small antelope and jackal, which occur naturally in the Nature Reserve.


Constitutional Hill in Johannesburg

With the move of the Constitutional Court to the Prison Complex, what was once a place of injustice and brutality has become a place of solidarity and democracy in South Africa providing visitors with a unique perspective of the City of Gold and its dramatic history.


Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg

The Apartheid Museum, the first of its kind, illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid. An architectural consortium, comprising several leading architectural firms, conceptualized the design of the building. The museum is a superb example od design, space and landscape offering the international community a unique South African experience.


Randpark Golf Course in Randburg Greater Johannesburg

Situated in the western suburbs of Johannesburg, the Randpark Golf Club in Randburg boasts the largest membership in South Africa. The club consists of two courses: Randpark Golf Club and Windsor Golf Club. The Windsor Golf club, which has existed since 1941, became the Randpark Golf Club when the land adjoining it to the north was acquired and another 18-hole course was developed on it. The new Randpark course and Randpark Clubhouse were opened in 1971. The club has hosted the SA Open on two occasions. The massive clubhouse that caters for both courses is well equipped with three function facilities, a boardroom, two halfway houses and five bars, as well as an excellent pro shop. The Randpark Golf Course is situated close to Cresta Shopping Centre and is bordered by the large computer centre of Absa Bank Ltd.

 

Other Amazing place to visit include Observatory Park, Observatory Gold Club, etc. At Kamp David Lodge we strive to see that all our guest are fully comfortable throughout their stay with us