Map of Parys, Free State
Parys Map - Parys detail and street level map showing some attractions and landmarks of Parys including the location of the Parys Golf Course and Showgrounds. Parys is essentially a farming community (tobacco, corn, sorghum and cattle are all farmed in the vicinity), but it has also become a popular town to visit. For additional information please visit Parys Information.
If you are interested in overnighting in the area, we can recommend some great hotels, guest houses and self catering establishments. Find them at Parys Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Parys, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Parys Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Parys Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
Featured Attractions in (or near) Parys
Dome Bergland Nature Park lies right on the border of two provinces – the North West and the Free State - 100 km south west of Johannesburg. Visitors are often confused between the nearby Vredefort Dome and Dome Bergland Nature Park, but in fact Dome Bergland ... more information
Having originally been opened in 1876, the Parys Golf Club is infused with plenty of history and heritage, lending it a tangible charm. However, it was revamped in 2007, and so couples this historical elegance with modern facilities and championship golfing on its brand new course... more information
There are not many dams that can claim to be as big as Luxembourg, yet the Vaal Dam, which is also the country's largest dam by area – the Gariep Dam has the largest storage capacity – does just that. Suffice to say that Vaal Dam is big. The Vaal Dam has over 800 kilometers worth of coastline and covers over 300 square kilometres ... more information
The Vredefort dome is the oldest and largest meteorite impact site (Asrobleme) in the world. Formed an estimated 2000 million years ago when a gigantic meteorite (larger than Table Mountain) hit the earth close to where Vredefort is today. The force of the impact opened up a crater, which is still ... more information