Our Day Tours Information

Apex Tours & Safaris is fortunate to offer Day Tours right on our doorstep in the Gauteng region. For the nature lover and wildlife enthusiast we have Pilanesberg and Dinokeng that offer you the opportunity to see the Big 5 as well as a variety of bird life. Pick-up time is normally early in the morning to avoid the traffic rush, and we recommend that you arrange for a packed breakfast. Lunch can be included in the tour, alternatively we can stop for lunch at the closest convenient location. All day tours are conducted in air-conditioned vehicles.

The vehicle type depends on the size and budget of the group. All our tours can be customized to suit your budget and travel requirements. For a detailed itinerary please contact us by sending an email to info@apex-tours.com. Alternatively, you can contact us on +27 (0)82 445 9598.

Duration: Generally, 8 hours from pick-up time until drop-off time.

Cost: Price on request

Our Day Tours

Pilanesberg Nature Reserve

Established in 1979 the park was restocked with wildlife including the big 5 under the project “Genesis. The park is 50 000 hectares in size or approximately 572 km2  It is one of the largest volcanic complexes of its type in the world, the rare rock types and formations make it a unique geological feature, and a number of rare minerals occur in the park. Only two and a half hours from Pretoria, it is worth spending the day. Call us to arrange your Day Tour.

Rhino and Lion Park

Established in 1990 the Rhino and Lion Park is 1600 hectares in size with around 650 head of game that call it home. Only 45 minutes drive from Johannesburg, therefore close enough to visit for the day.  Explore the Wonder Caves and visit the Wildlife center. Enjoy a meal at one of the restaurants or a picnic on the lawn if you prefer. Ideal if you have limited time available.

Dinokeng Big 5 Game Reserve

Dinokeng Game Reserve is the only reserve in Gauteng where the Big 5 roam free. Officially it opened in 2011. Today it is home to all of the Big 5 and is approximately 210 000 hectares in size. Located only 40 minutes drive north of Pretoria, it is a must see. Dinokeng has many private land owners, therefore a variety of accommodation is available, as well as dining options. Let us us arrange your visit to this jewel of Gauteng.

Contact us for a detailed itinerary