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Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour

by Deeprift Ventours
per adult Price is $119
Duration: {0} Duration: 6h 30m+ Free Cancellation Free Cancellation No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

Learn about the rich historic town of Cullinan

Once in a lifetime chance to see a real working diamond mine

Chance to buy diamonds at incredible prices

Drop to 763m below ground level

One of the only working mines in the world allowing tours

Highlights

Learn about the rich historic town of Cullinan

Once in a lifetime chance to see a real working diamond mine

Chance to buy diamonds at incredible prices

Drop to 763m below ground level

One of the only working mines in the world allowing tours

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9:30 AM, Cullinan Surface Diamond Mine Tour in English

Duration 6h 30m

This Option is the Surface Mine Tour. Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is $118.28, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

7:30 AM, Cullinan Underground Diamond Mine Tour in English

Duration 8h 30m

This is the Underground Mine Tour Option. Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is $144.19, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour

Activity Location

Cullinan Town

Cullinan

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pickup

    Sandton

  • Hotel Pickup

    Johannesburg 2196

  • Hotel Pickup

    Johannesburg

  • Hotel Pickup

    Pretoria


Description

You will be transported from your hotel in Johannesburg or Pretoria to the world famous Cullinan Diamond Mine. Visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine where a diamond of 3106 Carats were discovered in 1905.

You can choose from the two options of this guided tour: A Surface Mine Tour or an Underground Mine Tour. Learn more about the excavation and extraction of diamonds.

Should you choose a Surface Tour it will comprise of a nine minutes small movie that tells you all about the mine and diamonds, a model of an underground tunnel - giving you an idea of the tunnels underground, the mine shaft, the hoist room where you will see the hoist at work pulling up the hoist cage and the big hole that was dug to find diamonds. The Surface tour lasts for 1.30 minutes to 2 hours.

Should you decide on the underground mine tour, the tour will be 4 hours and you will drop to a level of 763 meters below ground.
After visiting the mine, you will get the opportunity to visit the Cullinan Diamond Mine market for an unforgettable diamond jewellery shopping experience.

Whether you choose the surface or the underground mine tour, the beautiful town of Cullinan will also be seen. After the tour you will be returned to your hotel in Johannesburg and surrounding areas, Sandton or Pretoria.


Inclusions

  • Full-day guided tour of the Cullinan Diamond Mine

  • Admission to Mine tour - Surface or Underground tour

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Johannesburg, Sandton, Pretoria city center hotel

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Lunch

  • Other activities not mentioned


Know Before You Book

  • Involves a lot of walking, some arreas terrain uneven. Not suitable for people with walking difficulties.

  • Children 15 years -11 months and younger are not allowed.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Johannesburg and Pretoria hotels.

  • Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick up time.

  • At least 2 people are required for this product to take place. However we do allow single guest to book inorder to generate guest. Should we not manage to meet the min pax requirement, we will contact you to offer an alternate tour or cancel if required.