Attractions

Known as the Jacaranda City for all the purple blossom-bedecked trees, which line its thoroughfares, Pretoria has a long, involved and fascinating history. Here you will find significant old buildings and fascinating museums. Pretoria functions as one of three capitals of South Africa with a population that exceeds a million people. The city centre is laid out in typical city fashion on a grid with wide roads, making getting around fairly simple.