SURFACE MINE TOUR

Duration: 2h00

Scheduled Times:

  • Mon-Fri: 10h30 and 14h00
  • Sat-Sun & Public Holidays: 10h30 and 12h15
  • Or any other time with prior arrangement

Groups: any time of the day 7 days a week

ABOUT THE TOUR:

  • Experienced Guide;
  • An Exciting, informative, walking surface tour of a working diamond mine, including an introductory DVD in either English, French, German or Mandarin: which includes information of how diamonds were formed 1.2 billion years ago, plus underground and surface procedures;
  • Diamond Display Room – replicas of world famous diamonds are on display;
  • Life size “model” underground tunnel, guide explains the construction of tunnels underground;
  • See shafts in operation – where Kimberlite Rock (diamond bearing rock) and man is hoisted from 934m underground to surface;
  • Look out point of the Big Hole – where volcanic eruption took place;
  • Jewellery Shop, where the end product can be viewed or purchased.
  • One tourist per group larger than 10 people – wins a Replica of the famous Cullinan Diamond 3106ct.

VISUAL AUDITORIUM TOUR (starting soon)

  • Duration: 45 min
  • Explanation on aerial picture in auditorium  
  • Short DVD about:
  • The Diamond Display Room;
  • Model Underground Tunnel;
  • Look Out point of the Big Hole lookout point (4 x bigger that the Kimberley hole).

UNDERGROUND TOUR (Available)

Duration 4h30

Please contact us for information, it changes on a weekly basis

Bookings essential on all above tours!

Closed shoes or tekkies essential for Surface tour – no open sandals or shoes with open toes allowed on tour.

DIRECTIONS:

  • From the N1 North take the N4 towards Mpumalanga
  • +- 30km take the Turn-Off towards Cullinan
  • Follow the signs to Cullinan for 16km
  • Turn left at Shell Garage
  • Turn right at Wimpy (OAK AVE)
  • Over a stop street, over a railway line, 3rd building on right is 99 OAK AVE
  • PREMIER DIAMOND TOURS’s office is at the back of the building.
  • Ask for LIZA on arrival