Fundani Tours & Safaris

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Background

The picturesque towns of Cullinan is home to one of    the richest, most famous mines in the world, the    Cullinan Diamond Mine. Cullinan's history stretches as far back as 1903, making it the oldest diamond mine still in operation. The Cullinan Diamond Mines greatest treasure, is undoubtedly, The Cullinan Diamond, the largest diamond ever found.

Tour Information

Fundani Tours offers both surface and  underground mining tours. Visitors meet at the Fundani Tours offices, at 99 Oak Avenue, Cullinan, 1000

 

Underground Walking Tour

Surface Walking Tour

  • The trip down to level 763 meters takes about 5 minutes. 
  •  visitors will go to the underground admin offices, resting area & workshops. Walk past the refuge bay to the Granby repair bay.
  • Visit the Haulage area where the ore is loaded into the locos and then transported to the Haulage and tipped to be hauled to surface. 
  • Visitors will also see the transport of ore on conveyor belts. 
  • Duration : 4 hours
  • Days   :  Mon -Sat
  • Times    : Mon & Fri 10:30am/Tue-Thurs 9h30 and Sat 07:30 
  • Age : No persons under 16yrs
  • Minimum : 3 pax
  • Maximum : 50 pax
  • Cost : R550.00 pp 


  • Introductory DVD of underground operations (+_ 9min)
  • Diamond Display Room – replicas of very famous diamonds (from Cullinan Diamond Mine and all over the world
  • Mock up life size underground tunnel
  • Shafts where the kimberlite rock is hoisted from 541m underground to surface
  • Winding Engine Room 
  • Lookout point of the Big Hole – where the volcanic eruption took place 1.2 billion years ago ( 2 times larger and 2 x deeper then Kimberly’s big hole
  • Diamond Cutting and Jewellery shop – where the end product can be viewed and bought (including the 66 facet Cullinan Star Cut which can only be bought at Cullinan Diamonds, which is the last leg of our tour.
  • Duration : 2 hours
  • Days   :  Mon -Sun
  • Times    : Mon -Sun 10:30 and 14:00
  • Age : No persons under 10yrs
  • Cost : R120.00 pp


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