We proceed on to Gold Reef City a living museum depicting the early mining days in Johannesburg. Descend underground in a mine hoist at 14 shaft Crown Mines to see how gold was and is mined. Back on surface watch a gold pour and try your hand at lifting a solid gold bar.
Traditional African mine dancing will be performed and a ride on the steam train should not be missed. Stroll through of the village and experience the excitement, glitt and the glamour of life in an early gold rush town. Return via the attractive northern suburbs including Park town with its gracious mansions built by the Rand Lords (Mining Magnates).
Half day tours and trips to Gold Reef City are also available.
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