in alphabetical order…
Airboat Afrika @ Harties
Experience South Africa’s only airboat and enjoy the thrill of a Ride and a Slide on Hartbeespoort Dam.
Feel what it’s like to be inside ‘CSI Miami’ and discover Harties, the marvel of the Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve.
The AirScout™ is capable of 95 km/h top speed with plenty of low-end torque for climbing obstacles or running dry ground, grass, rocks, sandbanks, floating debris, logs or river banks. Built Africa-tuff for safaris, bird watching, fishing, a day out with friends and lots of awesome fun!
GPS: S25.7607084 E27.8805918
AirVentures Hot Air Ballooning
Let us treat you to the experience of a lifetime by lifting your spirits up in the air allowing you to become one with nature in a romantic hot air balloon.
Imagine floating gently thru the air, drifting over tree tops through the valleys, drinking in the fresh atmosphere that accompanies the country surroundings whilst sipping champagne, forgetting about everything else as you relax and lower your stress levels.
Bill Harrop’s “Original” Balloon Safaris
If you’re going to do it, then do it in unassailable style.
Sunrise flights depart from Harrop’s new beautifully appointed Club House Pavilion and Restaurant. Established in 1981 and internationally hailed as South Africa’s best value, best quality balloon and tour operator and winner of the S.A.Tourism “Welcome Awards 2006”. More space, individual attention, capacity and exclusive service. Dreams become truly cherished memories.
Cradle Moon Lakeside Game Lodge
CYCLING, RUNNING & HIKING TRAILS
Over 50km of exhilarating trails run through the heart of the Cradle Moon Conservancy. The trails feature numerous forests, water crossings, bridges and enough single track to keep even the seasoned athletes entertained!
Cycle, run or hike amongst over 300 head of game, including , springbok, wildebeest, rhino and many more!
OPEN WATER SWIMMING & PADDLING
The pristine waters of our 32 hectare lake is frequented by open water swimmers, paddlers and canoeists alike.
The surrounding trails and dedicated road cycling lane make Cradle Moon the ideal venue to train for either MTB or Road Triathlons.
Cradle Moon Lakeside Game Lodge
Experience the lake from the water on our 24 seater pontoon. Pass by the 30m high dam wall on the way to the river mouth. Watch as river monitors bask in the sun, and if you are lucky, you might see the resident hippo family.
Enjoy the indigenous fauna and flora on the back of an oopen game viewing vehicle as an experienced ranger takes you through the 1 600 hectare conservancy.
Stopping at some lookout points will allow you to enjoy some of the most picturesque scenery that the Cradle of Mankind has to offer.
The farm boasts unbeatable hiking trails for the most novice walker to the most experienced hiker. For the foodies, the special hiker’s menu is a must! For the more daring, the night time hikes are recommended all year around. There is also the opportunity to have breakfast in the bush after enjoying a nice game drive and to experience picnics in the most beautiful surrounds. For family fun, Rustig features a 25-metre swimming pool and lunch facilities, inviting family and friends to spend a day enjoying this old tobacco and cattle farm. There are also two jacuzzis where you can sit and relax as well as an awesome children’s play area with sand-art, clay and see-saws. This is haven for those looking for an affordable getaway – just outside the city! This lush spot is also ideal for team building and corporate events. The hall transforms into an ideal work environment – with a rich historical background and scenic views to boot and you can use the majestic trees for breakaway rooms!
Lion & Safari Park
The Lion and Safari Park offers a wealth of exciting activities for the whole family!
Guests are guaranteed the opportunity to get extremely close to many of Africa’s most exciting animals including Brown and White Lion, Wild dog, Cheetah and over twenty different African wildlife species. While exploring the park, guests will get the opportunity to view many amazing animals including Zebra, Giraffe, Gemsbok, Springbuck, Blesbuck, Sable, Nyala and many, many more!
Magaliesberg Canopy Tours
Experience the 2,400 million year old Magaliesberg mountains on a unique 2.5 hour canopy tour through the Ysterhout kloof.
The tours consist of eleven platforms built high within the rock faces of the kloof and joined by ten slides up to140m long and 30m above the stream below. Trained guides assure the safety of each group, describing interesting facts about the ancient mountain, surrounding ecology, bird & animal life. Booking essential.
Saddle Creek Adventures
We offer Quad Biking, Go Karting, Archery, Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting, Horse Riding, Private Picnic set ups and a Spa. We are sure to provide an exhilarating adventure experience or just a day of relaxing for all ages and occasions. An outdoor venue offering something for everyone.
Saddle Creek Adventures is nestled in the Hekpoort Valley at the foot of the magnificent Magaliesberg Mountains. A mere 45 minutes drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria, this adventure venue is suitable for a fun filled family day out or as the perfect place to build team spirit or throw an adventurous function out in the wilderness.
Segwati Getaways Adventure Game Viewing Quad Trails
Set on a magnificent 650ha Game Farm located on the Northern Boundary of the “Cradle of Humankind”, Segwati Getaways offers Unique Adventure filled Guided Quad Trails.
An unforgettable game viewing experience combined with stunning views.
GPS: S25 deg 51’41.6 E27 deg 44’32.1
Shepherd’s Fold Stables Horse Trails
We offer a variety of guided trail ride options allowing visitors to explore our amazing landscape on horseback, and are well equipped to accommodate riders of every level. Each horse trail can have up to 10 riders.
Rider weight limit 90kgs. We teach English style riding lessons on well-schooled horses and ponies.
Engagement rides, spa packages and mid-week B&B specials. Booking essential.
55 Sunset Drive, Elandsdrift, Lanseria.