Cultural Tours: Gold Reef City Tour
DURATION: 4 hours
AVAILABILITY: Wednesday – Sunday except on New Year’s Day, Good Friday & Christmas Day.
PICK-UP TIME: 08:00 or 12:00
MEALS: Not included
ENTRANCE FEES: Entrance to Gold Reef City including underground tour of the gold mine
COST: R840 per person (minimum 2 people)
TOUR DESCRIPTION: Next to the Apartheid Museum is Gold Reef City, a theme park which recreates life from late 19th and early 20th Century Johannesburg. You can look at various historical reconstructions including mine official’s houses from the turn of the century; go down a shaft to see the underground workings of a gold mine approx. 220m below the surface; or watch gold being poured. You can also enjoy a show of “Gumboot” dancing or visit the arts and crafts centre.
Join a tour and descend 215 meters underground to see working conditions of gold mining