Although the city centre of Pretoria still retains its original name and is one of South Africa’s three capital cities (the others are Cape Town and Bloemfontein), the rest of this part of northern Gauteng is now called the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality.
Neighbourhoods in Tshwane
Meaning “a place of rivers”, Dinokeng is a region in northern Gauteng rich in natural, cultural and historical heritage sites. Dinokeng's four major tourist hubs are the historic tow
Situated between Johannesburg and Pretoria, easily accessible Centurion is at the intersection of the N1 and N14 highways and is also a stop on the Gautrain, Gauteng’s high-speed rail t
Cullinan is a beautiful old Edwardian-era mining town situated in the north-east corner of Gauteng province. It lies a 50-minute drive from OR Tambo International Airport and 40 minutes’ d
Mamelodi may not be as well known as the more famous black townships of Soweto and Alexandra, but it shares the same pulsing vitality and some of their struggle history.
Where Johannesburg is sassy, sexy and fast, Pretoria tends to be more sedate and conventional. The administrative capital of South Africa, Pretoria is an attractive small city with a
Once considered one of South Africa’s more sedate and conservative cities, Pretoria, thanks to Hatfield, is now a destination for anyone who loves good food, a vibrant atmosphere, great s
Attractions in Tshwane
The South African Reserve Bank Conference Centre is an award-winning 5-star venue located in downtown Pretoria. With a broad choice of elegant venues and entertainment spaces and an experienced catering
Mystic Monkeys & Feathers Wildlife Park is situated near the Dinokeng Game Reserve, 85km north of Pretoria. It is home to one of the largest private primate collections in South Africa,
The Austin Roberts Memorial Bird Sanctuary is located in Muckleneuk, Tshwane. The sanctuary is named after the famous South African ornithologist, J Austin Roberts who was born in Pretoria (Tshwane)