Map of Philippolis, Free State
Philippolis Map - Philippolis detail and street level map showing some attractions and landmarks of Philippolis including the location of the Laurens Jan van der Post Memorial Gardens. Philippolis is the birth place of Laurens Jan van der Post, renowned author, political advisor to British heads of government and godparent to Prince William. For additional information please visit Philippolis 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 Philippolis Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Philippolis, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Philippolis Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Philippolis Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
Featured Attractions in (or near) Philippolis
The Free State's largest nature reserve is a combination of the 36 487 ha Gariep Dam on the Orange River and an 11 237 ha game sanctuary on its northern shore. From the Gariep dam some 200 000 ha of land is irrigated, by means of a tunnel of 83,8 km, delivering water to the upper valleys of the Fish River, and then ... more information
Lying just south east of Koffiefontein in the south western Free State, Kalkfontein Dam Nature Reserve on the Riet River is not usually visited en route to anywhere - it is some way from the N1 and, unless you are going to Petrusburg from Fauresmith, you would probably never stumble across the pretty ... more information