Sun City and Johannesburg
Sun City is renowned as South Africa's glitziest holiday resort with a huge variety of entertainment, activity and excursion options. It is a purpose built complex located about two hours drive outside Johannesburg and offers a choice of world-class hotels with excellent facilities, as well as the best in game, golf and gambling.
There is something for everyone in Sun City, from families and honeymooners to corporate groups and those who just want to treat themselves. Golfers will enjoy an exciting and challenging golf experience at the par-72 Lost City Golf Course and Gary Player Country Club, set against the rugged backdrop of the Pilanesburg Mountains. While animal lovers will enjoy a guided wildlife safari in Pilanesberg Game Reserve, a 10-minute drive from Sun City. One of South Africa's largest national parks, it covers an area of 55,000 hectares and is home to the Big 5 - Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Hippo and Buffalo.
Take it easy with a relaxing day spent soaking up the sun on the man-made beach or try scenic hot air ballooning. If something more exciting appeals to you then why not try your luck in the Casino? In addition, there are numerous dining and entertainment options from live shows and cabarets to concerts and discos.
Johannesburg, popularly known as Jo’Burg, has managed to survive its turbulent history and is striving towards becoming a modern progressive city. There are a number of topclass hotels in excellent tourist locations and it acts as a gateway to Sun City. For those interested in the history of South Africa, it is an interesting place to spend of few days.Home to the sprawling township of Soweto, there are a number of excellent escorted township tours providing an insight into the history and culture of South Africa. Jo’Burg is the best city in South Africa for arts and crafts shopping with excellent flea markets selling high quality crafts, including colourful blankets from Mali and traditional African masks. In addition, it is home to several major shopping centres including Rosebank Mall and the enormous Sandton City Shopping Centre, both located close to our hotels.