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Articles: Adventure Holidays

Spice up your vacations by turning it into adventure holidays

For many people a holiday is a holiday is a holiday. But why should it be? Spice it up a little by changing it into thrilling adventure holidays. Relax and revitalise while having the time of your life. See and do something different, expect the unexpected and be sure to have a wild story to tell when you get back home. Adventure holidays are fast becoming the most popular type of tourism. It offers exciting activities for every taste and is flexible so that you can tailor it to suit your likes, dislikes and requirements.

So what exactly are adventure holidays? It can consist of any tourist activity, which is what makes it so flexible and suitable to any taste. It does however usually include at least two of the following three types of activities: something that requires physical participation, some cultural interaction and getting close to Mother Nature. The level or intensity of the participation or interaction is up to you.

Johannesburg is the perfect getaway if you are looking for adventure holidays destinations. It might not seem like the obvious choice for a vacation, but this vibrant city offers a diverse multitude of activities and will have you spellbound with its magical allure.

Visit the birthplace of the apartheid struggle, Soweto, and be enveloped by the colourful and unique culture and energy that exists here. Visit the homes of Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and pay respect at the Hector Pieterson Memorial. Or go to the place where it all started – the Cradle of Humankind. Why not take a walk on the wild side? Johannesburg is surrounded by game parks where you can view the abundant African wildlife in their natural habitat. Play with a lion cub or even feed a giraffe! If you are looking for even more, then visit the Valley of Waves at Sun City or take a ride on the only inverted rollercoaster in the world at the Gold Reef City. Whatever it is you want to do, Johannesburg has it!

37 West Adventures offer a variety of exciting day tours and tour packages for adventure holidays. Click here to contact 37 West Adventures to view them all and to book your place to come share in the majestic kingdom of Johannesburg.

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