Cradle of Humankind

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The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site is one of eight South African World Heritage Sites. It is the world's richest hominin site, home to around 40% of the world's human ancestor fossils.

The 53 000ha area is also home to a diversity of birds, animals and plants, some of which are rare or endangered.  

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Avianto Hotel and Conference Centre

Avianto Hotel and Conference Centre

Have you ever dreamed of being one of those people who “have it all”? Well now you can at the Avianto Hotel and ... Read more

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JCI Geological Trail, Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens

JCI Geological Trail, Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens

The Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens in Roodepoort are considered to be one of the most tranquil places in Gauteng to commune with nature.  The gardens are characterised by rocky highveld grassland vegetation, with ... Read more

Spa Breaks in the Cradle of Humankind

Spa Breaks in the Cradle of Humankind

The Cradle of Humankind has a number of qualities that make it a natural environment for health and wellness facilities – all within close proximity to Gauteng’s big cities, Tshwane and Johannesburg. ... Read more

Vintage flights over the Cradle of Humankind

Vintage flights over the Cradle of Humankind

Enjoy vintage flights over the Cradle of Humankind in a classic Tiger Moth. ... Read more

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