Saddle Creek Adventures is nestled in the Hekpoort Valley at the foot of the magnificent Magaliesberg Mountains. A 45-minute drive north-west from Jozi and south-east from the 012, this adventure ranch is suitable for a fun-filled family and friends’ day out. Dudes will be dudes so embrace your inner adrenaline junkie with a boys’ weekend in Joburg starting at Saddle Creek Adventures.
Gilroy’s Brewery Tour
Join Steve Gilroy in the Naughty Corner and uncover the legend of the Gauntlet, discover the truth about beer and brewing and be outrageously entertained – all while sampling some of the finest beer known to mankind. A couple of hours of stand-up comedy: perfect for a boys weekend in Joburg or just a bit of fun on a Saturday morning.
Please note that the show may contain some adventurous language and may not be suitable for minors or the easily offended.
Take a trip in a 1930s DH82A TIGER MOTH biplane and experience flight like never before. Classique Aviation specialises in old-school air transport and offers open cockpit flights around Johannesburg. These avionic history fanatics are based in Germiston and run an entire fleet of acrobatic and classic planes, as well as helicopters.
James Hall Museum of Transport
Put the pedal to the metal on your boys’ weekend in Joburg and head to the biggest transport museum in Africa. Located on the outskirts of the Joburg CBD in La Rochelle, the James Hall Museum of Transport offers an amazing insight into the history of transport both locally and internationally. Entrance to the museum is based on donations and a walk-through lasts around an hour but can easily spill into an entire afternoon. This is truly a hidden gem in Joburg and makes for a great outing with the dudes.
Unleash your inner primate and head to Arcrobranch Melrose, situated in the James & Ethel Grey Park. Acrobranch’s challenging obstacle courses are situated in a beautiful outdoor environment and offer the perfect entertainment to keep the boys out of trouble.