Map of Welkom, Free State
Welkom Map - Welkom detail and street level map showing the suburbs and landmarks of Welkom including the location of the Oppenheimer Park Golf Course. Welkom, South Africa’s youngest town, is the hub of the Free State gold fields and lies about 160 kilometres northeast of Bloemfontein. For additional information about Welkom please visit Welkom 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 Welkom Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Welkom, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Welkom Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Welkom Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
Featured Attractions in (or near) Welkom
The Erfenis Dam Nature Reserve lies in the central Free State between Theunissen (probably the town most central to the Free State) and Winburg, roughly 20 kilometres west of the latter, with the turn off roughly 10 kilometres outside the former. Whilst these directions might sound a little ... more information
The challenging and well-manicured course, with its profusion of magnificent tall trees lining the fairways, is on the outskirts of the gold-mining centre of Welkom and lies next to a large dam inhabited by thousands of flamingos. Both nines open with demanding par-four holes. The first, at 422 metres, is long and straight ... more information
The Willem Pretorius Game Reserve is situated in the heart of the Free State with the Allemanskraal Dam forming the central part. The reserve itself covers some 12 005ha with a great variety of game and bird species. The great variety of wildlife and bird species is not the only draw card for tourists ... more information