There are daily tours of the diamond mine and there are three different types of mine tours:
a) Surface walking guided tours : duration approx 1hr30mins
b) Surface motorised tours: duration approx 1hr 20mins
c) Underground tours: duration approx 4hrs30mins
Important things to know
The Cullinan Diamond Mine is an active working mine so children under the age of ten (10yrs) are not permitted on the mine tours and children below the age of sixteen (16yrs) are not permitted underground.
Persons are required to be reasonably fit to complete the walking and specifically underground tours.
The walking tour is wheelchair friendly and mine tour guides are very helpful to disabled persons.
Bookings are essential otherwise otherwise availablity cannot be guaranteed.
Breathalyser tests for alcohol are mandatory on SA mines and all persons are tested at the mine entrance, we advise not to drink alcohol at least 8 hours beforehand or entrance to the mine will not be allowed.