Cradle of Humankind
Experiance one of Gauteng’s most incredible attractions on a bicycle. Take a day to meander through the Cradle of Humankind with Global Cycling Tours on road or mountain bike, a world heritage site.
Maropeng: The Maropeng Visitor Centre is an award-winning, world-class exhibition.Take a journey through time, starting with the formation of the planet and moving all the way through the evolutionary processes that culminated in the world as we know it today. See fossils, learn about how humankind was born, view stone tools that are up to one million years old, and much more. This self-guided, interactive tour allows you to take all the time you need to ponder humanity’s fascinating origin story.
Sterkfontein Caves: Easy access to the caves with modern walkways and a boardwalk past the excavation site where globally acclaimed fossils have been discovered. They are credited with many of the most notable discoveries in the caves, including the world-famous fossils of Mrs Ples and Little Foot dating back more than three million years.The tours at the Sterkfontein Caves, which start above ground and then take visitors deep into the caves.
Cradle Moon: Cradle Moon offers the bush experience just outside of the city. Enjoy some amazing Mountain Bike trails in amongst the wildlife. Have a bite to eat at the exquisite restaurant overlooking the dam and waterfall.
Approximate cycling distance for the day: 60-100 Km
Customize your tour and add one or more of the following:
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Horse Trail Rides
- Game Drives
This 1 day tour is offered all year round.