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Address: Route A | Just off Kromdraai Road, Johannesburg 2040, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 11 957 0106
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Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Fascinating

These caves and the little museum attached to it are really great. The sense of awe and wonder you feel as you journey deep underground into the past is incredible! The guides... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
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Honeydew, Gauteng, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

An advernture into the belly of history, creating any a wow moments for my daughter and myself!!! Highly recommended to connect with the explorer within us all

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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148 reviews 148 reviews
63 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I took my grandson to the Wondercave for his birthday treat. He was enchanted by it. The guide we had was extremely knowledgeable about the Cradle of Human Kind and very informative on the whole subject. The whole area is rich in history and well worth a visit. There is a good cafe/restaurant to refresh in afterwards.

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Pretoria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The cave was nice to explore with the guide, it lasted about an hour and some history regarding the cave was given. There are bathroom facilities as well as food and drink.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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109 reviews 109 reviews
92 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is a bit far out, but can be perfect if planned appropriately with the sites in the Magalies region (plenty to do there!) Well worth it, and stunning caves with amazing stalactites and stalactmites that make incredible photos. Spend a full day in the magalies when visiting here and make the most of the drive out of JHB. Not... More 

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Johannesburg
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

These caves and the little museum attached to it are really great. The sense of awe and wonder you feel as you journey deep underground into the past is incredible! The guides are a bit hackneyed but a good effort to employ local knowledge and talent. The precinct is laid out well and is wheel-chair friendly, which is great as... More 

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Kempton Park, South Africa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Our guide was very informing and enthusiastic. The third largest chamber in SA with some interesting history. Beautifull inside the cave. Loved the visit

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Thornbury, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

It was a bit difficult to find the Wondercave but it was worth it. The cave is located within a game park so one can visit both or just the caves. I was traveling with two seniors and two toddlers. All ages enjoyed the visit. Please note that there are many steep steps to the elevator and uneven ground and... More 

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Edenvale, South Africa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you have any interest at all in the history of mankind, you have to add this to your itinerary. It is visitor-friendly and fascinating. Be prepared to get a bit dirty and remember to wear walking shoes!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Absolutely amazing day the cave tour was fabulous ! Guides are very friendly and well educated about the caves and their history. Very well kept and truly beautiful. Can highly recommend this tour and the sights are too die for. Would not advise it for elderly people or those who have trouble walking as the stairs are very steep. Be... More 

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Pune, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Located approx. 40 kms from Sandton is the Lion and Rhino Nature Reserve. Inside this is a limestone cave called the Wonder cave. A 1 hour paid tour takes you inside this cave which is at quite a depth. Amazing scenes of stalactites and stalagmites greets you as you descend in the elevator. A wonderful experience for the kids especially.... More 

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