Sun City Golfing - Palace of the Lost City





For this tour you would need to book your international flights to arrive and depart from Johannesburg unless you select one of the below golf tour extensions.

Your tour highlights:

  • Play top golf courses

  • Soweto

  • Pilanesberg “Big 5” Game Reserve

  • Sun City Resort

Recommended Extensions:

  • Kruger Golfing Safari

  • Golfing in Cape Town & Winelands

  • Golfing on the Garden Route

  • Golf Coast

  • Extreme Golfing at Legend’s

  • Victoria Falls


  • “Meet & Greet” on arrival at the airport

  • Tourism levies, taxes, fees & service charges

  • 5 Star accommodations: 4 Nights

  • 4 Meals: 4 Breakfasts

  • Porterage at airports & hotels

  • All local transfers & transport

  • Professional English-speaking guide - day tour

  • Conservation & entrance fees per itinerary

  • 2 Rounds of golf

  • Guided tour of Soweto

  • Guided Pilanesberg game reserve tour

Day 1:

Depart for South Africa on an overnight flight to arrive the next morning. If this is not convenient or you can get a better deal, if you book an earlier flight, then please let us know and we will plan accordingly.

Day 2:

Your guide will meet you upon your morning arrival in Johannesburg at O R Tambo International Airport. From here we depart for a short township tour of Soweto for a glimpse of neighbourhood life and to reflect on the apartheid history of South Africa. This vibrant city is home to a host of interesting attractions, such as the Twin Towers and Freedom Square, as well as Vilakazi Street, which is the only street in the world where two Nobel Peace Prize recipients resided namely Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the great Nelson Mandela. Included in this tour is a visit to the Nelson Mandela “Matchbox” House Museum and then the Apartheid Museum. You might like to get a bite to eat at the Truth Café found at the museum complex. Afternoon check-in at your hotel situated on Mandela Square in Sandton City. Dinner can be enjoyed at any one of the numerous great restaurants found near your hotel. Overnight in Johannesburg.

Accommodation:  Sandton City - Johannesburg

Meals:  None

Included Activity:

  • SOWETO Tour

Day 3:

After breakfast, your guide will meet you at your hotel in Sandton to transfer you to Sun City via the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Lunch en-route. After exploring this famous game reserve in search of the “Big 5” and a host of other wonderful creatures, it is off to Sun City also known as “The place where the sun never sets”. Your hotel, the legendary Palace of the Lost City, was designed by dreamers for luxury seekers. This luxurious hotel set among the Pilanesberg Mountains on an extinct volcanic site, was built with passion and an amazing attention to detail. All meals during your stay can be had at your hotel or any one of several restaurants found at the Sun City complex. Overnight at Sun City.

Accommodation:  The Palace of the Lost City

Meals:  Breakfast

Included Activity:

  • Guided tour of Pilanesberg Game Reserve

Day 4:

A morning at leisure, before your tee-off at the Gary Player designed Lost City Golf Course. This challenging 18 hole desert style golf course was built on undulating rocky terrain which allows for many interesting holes, as well as some spectacular views across the bushveld. The course has wide forgiving fairways, very thick rough and several lakes, including a series of lakes that separate the spectacular 9th and finishing hole. Instead of a bunker on the short 13th hole you will find a reptile pit riddled with huge crocodiles. A golf cart and the halfway house is included in this round of golf. You have the rest of the afternoon and evening at leisure. Overnight at Sun City.

Accommodation:  The Palace of the Lost City

Meals:  Breakfast

Included Activity:

  • 18 Holes of golf - Lost City Golf Course

Day 5:

Morning tee-off at the Gary Player Country Club, which is one of the top courses in South Africa and home to The Nedbank Challenge - Africa’s major. For many years this was the richest golf tournament in the world. Afternoon and evening at leisure to enjoy what Sun City has to offer:

Valley of the waves, water sports, horse riding, gambling, cabaret shows, movies and a whole lot more. Overnight at Sun City.

Accommodation:  The Palace of the Lost City

Meals:  Breakfast

Included Activity:

  • 18 Holes of golf - Gary Player Country Club

Day 6:

We will transfer you back to Johannesburg after breakfast and a leisurely morning, in order for you to catch your flight home or onward flight to your next destination, as per your selected golf tour extension.

Accommodation:  None

Meals:  Breakfast