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Irene Farm , Centurion
Watch dairy cows roaming freely through the farmyard at Irene Farm, a picturesque estate lying between Johannesburg and Pretoria. Established
Emperors Palace , Kempton Park
Emperors Palace, an opulent hotel complex, casino, and entertainment venue, offers a variety of slot machines and card games. Live shows and
Tours from £5,491
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Lion and Safari Park , Broederstroom
Get extremely close to wild animals at Lion and Safari Park, an interactive wildlife viewing park located in the "Cradle of Humankind" World
Tours from £67
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Duration: 5 hours
The park is home to more than 85 lions and other carnivores like the Cheetah, Hyena and Wild dog. The Lion Park is home to the rare white lion, so make sure you bring your camera for some exclusive shots.
Book on Viator from £84
National Park
Venture on a safari ride to Pilanesberg National Park, a large game reserve that is home to the "Big Five" of South Africa's large mammals--t
Tours from £128
Safaris , Centurion
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Centurion is an affluent area with 236,580 inhabitants in Gauteng Province of South Africa, located between Pretoria and Midrand . Formerly an independent municipality, with its own town council, it forms part of the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality since 2000. Its heart is located at the intersection of the N1 and N14 freeways. The R21 also passes through Centurion.The Waterkloof Air Force Base, as well as the Swartkop Air Force Base are located in Centurion.HistoryPre-historicFossils discovered at the Sterkfontein Caves show that hominids lived in the vicinity of Centurion between 2 and 3 million years ago. The Sterkfontein Caves, a World Heritage Site, is less than 50 km from Centurion, near Mogale City and Krugersdorp.However, the earliest evidence of modern human habitation in the Centurion area does not go this far back. It dates back to 1200 AD when black African communities settled in this area. They cultivated lands, grazed their cattle, made earthenware containers and melted iron.19th centuryFrom 1825 to 1826 the Matabele peoples defeated the Bakwena tribe and settled along the banks of the Magalies River under the leadership of Mzilikazi. Plan your vacation with our South Africa online trip itinerary maker and discover the best things to do in Centurion.

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