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Cullinan

Cullinan, Gauteng The charming mining village of Cullinan is situated 37kms outside of Pretoria, and is famous for the Cullinan Diamond – discovered there in 1905. The 3106 carat Cullinan Diamond still holds the world record as the largest diamond ever found.  The “Big Hole” was made by the removal of more than 300 million tons of ore in the quest of finding diamonds and covers an astounding 32 ha – four times larger than the Kimberley hole. The quality of the rare blue diamonds mined here ...

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Premier Diamond Mine Tours Cullinan, Gauteng

Premier Diamond Mine Tours Cullinan, Gauteng

Take either a surface tour or an underground tour deep into the volcanic Kimberlite pipe of the operational Cullinan Diamond Mine Cullinan (Premier) Diamond Mine, Northern Gauteng

Cullinan (Premier) Diamond Mine, Northern Gauteng

The Cullinan Diamond Mine offers the visitor a look at the mining, cutting and polishing of some of the best quality diamonds in By Steam Train from Pretoria to Cullinan, Northern Gauteng

By Steam Train from Pretoria to Cullinan, Northern Gauteng

For a day trip with a difference, why not take a steam train from Pretoria to Cullinan. Inspect the locomotive, have lunch in ... More Tourism Articles