Wondercave


Useful Information

Location: Valley of Kromdraai north-west of Johannesburg. 10km north of Krugersdorp.
Open: All year Mon-Fri 8-17, last tour 16, Sat, Sun, Hol 8-18, last tour 17.
Tours every hour on the hour.
Evening tours, pre-booking required.
[2010]
Fee: Adults ZAR 60, Children (3-12) ZAR 40, Pensioners ZAR 50.
Groups (20+): Adults ZAR 50, Children (3-12) ZAR 30, School Pupils ZAR 30.
[2010]
Classification: ExplainKarst cave
Light: electric.
Dimension: L=125m, W=50m, VR=100m, Vol=46000m³, T=16°C, H=88%.
Guided tours:  
Photography:  
Accessibility:  
Bibliography:  
Address: Information and bookings: Tel: +27-11-957-0106.
Wondercave, Dolomite Adventures CC, Kromdraai Rd, Krugersdorp 1739, Tel: +27-11-957-0034.
Mr. Trevor Roberts, PO Box 1859, Krugersdorp 1740, Tel: +27-11-957-0106, Tel: +27-11-957-0344
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
Please check rates and details directly with the companies in question if you need more recent info.

History

1991 opened to the public.
1999 inscribed into the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Description

Wondercave consists only of a single huge chamber. Visitors enter this chamber by an 40m descent with an elevator from the surface. The cave has many formations, including rimstone pools, cave pearls, and popcorn formations. The stalagmites are up to 15m high.