Established in July 1886 and only due to the largest ever discovery of gold in the world, Johannesburg tells a story of wealth and poverty, of people from all walks of life coming to find wealth. This is the city of contrasts. Catz Tours focus on the history of Johannesburg, the finding of the gold and the people that makes Johannesburg so unique.
Tour Schedule 2023/2024
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Pretoria is one of the three capital cities of South Africa and the seat of government administration. (Cape Town is the legislative capital and Bloemfontein the judicial capital) it is a modern city built on the wealth of the Cullinan Diamond mines.
This trip is designed for persons to visit the popular Underburg / Himeville Gardens, which is only held for one weekend per year and alternates between these two villages depending on weather conditions. The festival’s aim is for visitors to experience the world renowned Drakensberg country gardens, as well as pretty town gardens, to enjoy scrumptious food and wines, and visit the craft stalls.
Time to visit some of the famous British Battlefields in Natal and also visit the lovely Nambiti Private Game Reserve to view the big 5.
Together with the festival, also enjoy the spectacular red sandstone mountains of Golden Gate and the Maluti mountain regions, as well as visit the popular town of Clarens.
A guided safari around Pilanesberg National Park at one of the best Private Lodges.. Open vehicle game drives – early morning and late afternoon. All inclusive Safari. Pilanesberg is one of the largest volcanic complexes of its kind in the world and has the Big 5 in the Park.
Xaus Lodge is a private lodge built on top of a dune of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Set on the 91st dune off the Auob River Road overlooking a heart shaped salt pan. The lodge includes stand-alone accommodation units, with communal facilities accessed on a raised walkway. The setting is optimised for quiet contemplation of the desert, and magnificent star gazing at night. The ‡Khomani San (Bushman) and Mier communities are the owners of !Xaus Lodge and all its furnishings. Almost all the lodge employees are drawn from the local communities where unemployment is rife.
We depart from your home towards the Swaziland border post of Oshoek. We will travel along the main N4 route via Middleburg, Belfast, and Carolina before we get to the border post. After border formalities, it is short drive before we reach the famous Ngwenya Glass factory.
For this trip, we stay outside the Park, 5 kilometers from the gate at Twee Rivieren. For the 4 nights at Kgalagadi Lodge, we will do day trips into the Park with brunch or lunch at picnic spots in the Park in an air-conditioned vehicle. Meals will be prepared by your host or enjoyed at the restaurant. The 3.7 million hectare Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is one of the world’s largest conservation areas and is a sanctuary to herds of gemsbok, springbok, blue wildebeest, eland, red hartebeest, as well as the black-mane Kalahari lions, leopard, and cheetah..
For this trip we stay in Marloth Park and enter Crocodile bridge every day for our game drives. Enjoy the Lodge and watch zebras, kudu, impala, wharthogs come quite close as we sit on the deck and early evening watch the Bushbabies wake up and start exploring.
It is believed that Mapungubwe was the capital of the kingdom Bukalanga in the 13th century. The site of the city is now a World Heritage Site, South African National Heritage Site, national park, and archaeological site. The purpose of this specific tour is to expose more visitors to the wonderful Mapungubwe World Heritage Site. Come experience the natural beauty of this region and the heritage site.
We visit the northern region of Kruger Park with riverine forests along the Luvuvhu River, Dense Mopane woodlands, Sandveld areas, lots of Baobab trees, and Fever Tree Forest. The area also has some animals that are not normally seen further south like Roan, Eland, and a few others.
Namibia has the oldest desert and the only desert in the world where you can find large mammals like elephants, rhinos, lions and giraffes.
Namaqualand and the West Coast transform into a kaleidoscope of colour which is brought on by the wildflowers of the area after the winter rains. The trips are real specialty trips, designed to visit many of these wonderful sights.
This second flower trip is to save time traveling and flying to Cape Town from Johannesburg and back. We will visit the region of Namaqualand and the West Coast which transforms into a kaleidoscope of colour.
The Overberg region is a region with beautiful beaches, mountain ranges, abundant birdlife, fynbos, rolling wheat and canola fields and splendid coastal vistas with great whales watching during the winter months
Guest will be picked up from their homes, and transferred to the airport.. Depart on domestic departing from Johannesburg to Cape Town. On arrival at the Cape Town Airport your Guide will meet you in the arrivals hall and you then depart from the airport to enjoy your first flowers. We travel along the coastline.
iKhamab is the San word for Cape Fox, a shy predator. This is an authentic and exclusive safari experience in the Kalahari untouched, harsh, the real thing. This tour is an exclusive trip to a 96 000ha private reserve with the lodge the only accommodation sleeping 8 people maximum with the Big 5 on your doorstep. You will never experience an open vehicle safari better than the one at !Khamab.
This trip is designed for persons to visit the very popular Bedford Garden Festival, which is only held for one weekend per year. The festival’s aim is for visitors to experience world renowned country gardens, as well as pretty town and township gardens, to enjoy scrumptious food and wines, and visit the craft stalls. The festival is during spring time, so the scenery all along the route will be very colourful.
Cherry picking on the farm Iona and enjoy a tractor ride. Amazing Cherry products for sale with markets and we also explore Claren with a visit to the spectacular red sandstone mountains of Golden Gate and the Maluti mountain regions.