Harties Dam/Magaliesburg Mountains Day Tour


Quick Info:

The prestigious Hartbeespoort Dam was known as “Sophia Dam” named after General Hendrik Schoeman’s wife. The dam is an arch-type dam situated in the North West province. Hartbeespoort Dam was built in 1921 and was the largest dam in the Southern Hemisphere in that era. Harties offers an experience of a luxurious boat cruise along the dam, which gives you a closer view of the dam, the surroundings, and the mountains.  Explore the wonders of Magaliesburg at the top of the mountain, enjoy the panoramic views and restaurants. Experience the canopy tour of Magaliesburg which consists of eleven platforms built high the rock faces of Kloof.

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Embark on a memorable journey of the Hartebeespoort Dam and Magaliesburg offering panoramic views and adventure at the mountain and canopy tour. This full-day private tour will embark on a boat exploring the Harties Dam including breakfast and cash bar on board. Ride the long cableway to the top of Magaliesburg Mountain with beautiful views of the surroundings. For some adventure with eleven platforms built high rock face.


  • luxurious breakfast boat 
  • Panoramic view 
  • A ride in Hardees Cable Car
  • Canopy Tour 11 platforms built high rock faces
  • Personalized tour with driver-guide in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle with Wi-Fi

Inclusions and Exclusions

What's Included:

  • English speaking guide
  • Vehicle and fuel
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Harties Cableway - Open from Wednesday to Sunday  

What's Excluded: 

  • All meals and drinks 
  • Gratuities (Optional)
  • All entrance fees to places of interest
    • Harties Boat: R 445.00 p/adult - R 220.00 p/child
    • Canopy Tour: R 695.00 p/adult - 347.50 p/child
  • All items of personal nature

Additional Info

Know before you go:

                    • All children must be accompanied by an adult
                    • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
                    • Infants seats are available - Write in the notes how many seats and age(s) of kids
                    • Stroller accessible
                    • Wheelchair accessible at certain attractions 
                    • Near public transport
                    • Most travelers can participate

                    What to bring:

                    • A jacket or a jersey as the weather can change at any time
                    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
                    • Cash - South African currency (ZAR) and all major credits cards are accepted at places of interests
                    • Sunscreen and a hat or a small umbrella
                    • Camera or a full charged cellphone to capture memorable moments
                    Language(s) Spoken
                    Cut off: 12 hours
                    Booking in advance
                    Experience endurance level
                    6 Hours
                    Tour Duration
                    Adventure Tours
                    Tour Type
                    Minimum Number of passengers is: 2
                    Know before you go
                    100% refund when canceling 7 days prior to the tour starting time
                    Easy Cancellation Policy

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