Hybrid Physical / Political Map of the Free State
A hybrid physical / political map of the Free State indicating the major cities and towns, game and nature reserves and national roads. This map of the Free State will help the traveller to pinpoint which towns and cities they might be interested in visiting, as it shows which lie inland, which are coastal and which are enroute to well-known destinations via national roads.
Popular Destinations in the Free State
Where to Stay: Accommodation in Bloemfontein
Bloemfontein, the City of Roses, serves as something of an oasis, lying as it does plum in the middle of the Free State and indeed the country. The only major city for miles around, it is also the sixth largest city in ... Bloemfontein information
Nestled in the rolling foothills of the Maluti Mountains of the north-eastern Free State lies the Golden Gate Highlands National Park. The park derives its name from the brilliant shades of gold cast by the sun on the park's sandstone cliffs, especially the imposing Brandwag rock, keeping vigil over the main rest camp ... 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