Pretoria Half-Day City Tour

Discover the captivating city of Pretoria, a significant part of South Africa’s history and the executive capital of the nation. This half-day city tour offers insights into Pretoria’s heritage, landmarks, and its role as one of the country’s three capital cities. Explore the city’s cultural and historical highlights, and learn about its unique significance within the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality.

Tour Highlights:

  1. Capital City Exploration: As one of South Africa’s three capital cities, Pretoria holds a special place in the country’s administrative and political landscape. Discover the city’s significant role as the executive and de facto national capital, providing essential insight into the country’s governance.
  2. Historical Landmarks: Explore Pretoria’s rich history as you visit key landmarks, some of which have historical ties to the city’s original name, “Pretoria Philadelphia,” or “Pretoria of brotherly love.” Learn about the Pax Praetoriana, symbolizing the relative stability of the country.
  3. City of Tshwane: Gain an understanding of Pretoria’s place within the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, which includes various former administrations, including Centurion and Soshanguve. Discover how Pretoria fits into this larger municipal context.

Tour Details:

  • Duration: Half-day city tour (approx. 4 hours)

Note: This half-day city tour provides a comprehensive overview of Pretoria’s significance, history, and role within the larger context of South Africa’s administrative and political structure. From historical landmarks to its present-day status as part of the City of Tshwane, you’ll gain a deeper appreciation for this unique city.

Book the Pretoria Half-Day City Tour now, and embark on a journey through the heart of South Africa’s administrative capital, exploring its cultural heritage and understanding its contributions to the nation. Whether you’re a history enthusiast or simply curious about the country’s governance, this tour offers a fascinating glimpse into Pretoria’s identity.


  • Capital City Exploration
  • Historical Landmarks
  • City of Tshwane


  • All entry fees to areas as stipulated in the program
  • Return transfers to and from hotels/airport in air-conditioned mini-bus or similar
  • Professional English-speaking driver guide


  • Services not mentioned in the program or deviations from the tour program
  • Entrance fees to areas not included in the tour program
  • Porterage fees