Fantastic exercise. Haha +- 580 stairs. But well worth it! It is very clean. And alot of history. The view is amazing. It would be AWESOME to be able to visit at night and see the city lights. Definitely worth it.
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The Voortrekker Monument gives you a pretty good idea about the Great Trek. Especially the museum downstairs is very interesting as it enables to get an idea how the Afrikaners lived at that time. Climbing the stairs of the monument is a good experience and...More
Voortrekker Monument is a historic place. It is a place where South Africa's Afrikaaner history is unveilled. It is at the top of a hill and overlooks the inncer city. Go there and learn about South Africa's aparthate past and just before you leave the...More
Really enjoyed my visit here. The building itself is very impressive inside and out. A great insight into South African history. Note the view from the very top of the dome inside can be vertigo inducing!
This place is a gem and worth spending hours and hours. Not only does it house the impressive monument about the Great Trek, it also has the most modern Heritage museum, n Garden of Songs, various legendary mil units' treasures (Buffalo Battalion and Bushmen Battalion)...More
One of the great landmarks of Pretoria, this is an architectural icon, with extensive and impressive historical presentations and artifacts. The uppermost level provides spectacular 360deg. vistas and panorama of greater Pretoria and many other landmarks. A visit is a must and a great outing,...More
In a young country where the only "important and relevant history" is seen as that of Apartheid, the monument tells a story of a time before. A story of the true history of how different cultures started and came to where they are today. It...More
WOW! What can I say? ... This is a great place to take beautiful photos. Also learn some of the history of the "voortrekkers". Then you can enjoy the restaurant but please note there is a lot of steps to walk...lets just say this is...More