Maropeng Cradle Of Mankind and Sterkfontein Day Tour

Immerse yourself in the fascinating journey of human evolution with our Maropeng Cradle of Mankind and Sterkfontein Day Tour. This captivating expedition takes you back in time, exploring the roots of our existence, from ancient ancestors to the remarkable discoveries that have shaped our understanding of humanity’s origins.

Tour Highlights:

  1. Maropeng Museum: Delve into the Maropeng Museum, where the story of our evolution unfolds. Experience interactive exhibits, engage with the extinct species of animals that once roamed the earth, and gain insights into the challenges our planet faces in the present day. Learn about our journey from the distant past to the present, enriching your understanding of the human experience.
  2. Sterkfontein Caves: Venture into the Sterkfontein Caves, a world-renowned Palaeo-anthropological site that holds invaluable treasures from our ancient past. Discover the historic significance of this site, where groundbreaking discoveries have been made by renowned scientists. Witness the remarkable findings, including the famous Mrs Ples, an Australopithecus skull, and the 4.17 million-year-old “Little Foot,” an almost complete ape-man skeleton.
  3. Cradle of Humankind: Experience the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, a living testament to our ancestral heritage. Explore the rich history of this area, where our predecessors have lived for over 3 million years. Marvel at the profound connection between our present and our ancient past as you navigate through this unique and culturally significant landscape.

Tour Details:

  • Duration: Approximately 6 hours
  • Departure Time: 09H00
  • Pick-up: Hotel or residential address (Return transfers included in an air-conditioned mini-bus)

Note: Tour times may vary slightly based on availability and traffic.

Embark on a remarkable journey through time, exploring the Maropeng Museum, the Sterkfontein Caves, and the Cradle of Humankind. Uncover the mysteries of our origins, witness groundbreaking discoveries, and gain a deeper appreciation for the interconnectedness of humanity’s past and present. Book the Maropeng Cradle of Mankind and Sterkfontein Day Tour now, and embark on an unforgettable expedition to the heart of our ancestral heritage.


  • Maropeng Museum
  • Sterkfontein Caves
  • Cradle of Humankind


  • Entry fees to Maropeng, Cradle of Humankind, and The Sterkfontein Caves (Or Malapa Museum should the caves be closed)
  • Professional English-speaking driver guide


  • Services not mentioned in the program
  • Entrance fees to areas not included
  • Porterage fees
  • personal items