The Diamond Mine is a carrot shaped volcanic pipe and has a surface area of 42hectares – about 40 soccer pitches. Learn about the construction of the tunnel shaft and about the kimberlite rock. Lookout point of the big hole where the volcanic eruption took place 1.2 billion years ago. The Cullinan Diamond 3106ct was given to King Edward VII of England on his 66th birthday.
- Diamond cutting
- Go to the jewellery shop to view the product and shop.
You will be collected from your hotel in Johannesburg, driving north of the suburbs of Johannesburg towards Pretoria, while listening to some interesting stories. Your tour guide will be telling you more about some of the buildings and interesting places passed on the way to the Cullinan Mine. Arrive at the mine for an introduction to mining and head to the surface ground to learn about surface mining.
DepartureYour confirmed hotel
Dress CodeComfortable athletic clothing. Closed shoes
IncludedCullinan MineTour GuideEntrance feeWater Bottles and SnacksPick up and drop off to your confirmed hotel
Not IncludedSnacksAlcoholic BeveragesGratitudesSouvenirs