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The Cradle Nature Reserve

#2 of 6 things to do in Lanseria Features Animals
Kromdraai Road, Lanseria, South Africa
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Cradle of Nature

True to the name it is the cradle of humankind, Africa displayed at it best, always a fire to warm... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Chengdu, China
Lots to See

Okay, this is where it all supposedly started for us. The Cradle of Humankind. It is a good day... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 Dec 2016
“Cradle of Nature”
9 Aug 2016
“Lots to See”
Kromdraai Road, Lanseria, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

True to the name it is the cradle of humankind, Africa displayed at it best, always a fire to warm and welcome you

Thank african_events
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Okay, this is where it all supposedly started for us. The Cradle of Humankind. It is a good day trip just outside of Johannesburg. But combine it with a trip to the Sterkfontein Caves, the Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve, the Museum and even the...More

Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 5 August 2015

What I really appreciatd was how easy it was to view herds of a wide range of plains game including antelope which one would struggle to see in the more vegetated wilderness areas in the Kruger or reserves in the north west.

Thank GCR484
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Went along to this with my wife and thought it was going to be a bit of a rip off. I was pleasantly surprised that it was very informative and not a rip off, the tour guide was very informative and took us through all...More

1  Thank Treetops20
Reviewed 6 August 2014

My first ever 30km cycle ride made pleasurable by wide cycle paths being available on the roads in this area. It is lovely, with views and interesting attractions to ride past (e.g. Rhino & Lion Park, with giraffes on view), which make time go quickly...More

Thank CathieWebb
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Considering that my visit to the site was for working on local geology, I had the opportunity to move within the reserve in relative freedom and evaluate aspects that are probably not evident to normal visitors. The environment is respected, there are few buildings and...More

Thank WSpinner
Reviewed 22 February 2012

we spend an afternoon here for sunday brunch and were blown away by the views from the dining room. service was very professional - friendly and welcoming. the food was very good as well . we then went on a drive through the reserve and...More

2  Thank CWiebe
Reviewed 21 December 2011

The cradle of human kind is excellent place to go...u can also visit Sterkfontain caves after this.

Thank vjananth
Reviewed 22 November 2011

I visited the Cradle of Mankind with my family, and after a reasonable drive, we got to the venue. The design and location was great, and we found the experience enriching and exciting. Overall, we all enjoyed the day out. Restaurants could do with improvement...More

1  Thank SATraveller031
Reviewed 21 November 2011

The place is well maintain... not many people in the visits... most of the time it will be only your group. (done twice and both we did alone). There is some difficulty for elders during the tour. Ensure you get clear with your restrictions before...More

Thank Gigika
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