Attractions IN/AROUND Kroonstad

Lakes / Dams / Nature Reserves

Erfenis Dam Nature Reserve

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 ...

Lakes / Dams / Nature Reserves

Koppies Dam Nature Reserve

Just outside the little town of Koppies, 70 km northeast of Kroonstad, lies the 3 400 hectare Koppies Dam Nature Reserve. It is a popular reserve amongst fishermen, who come to the dam to catch yellowfish, mudfish, carp and barbell. The ...

World Heritage Sites

Vredefort Dome

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 ...

... and a little further afield

Nature Reserves

Dome Bergland Nature Park

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 ...

Golf Courses

Parys Golf Course

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 ...

Activities / Lakes / Dams

Vaal Dam

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 ...

Golf Courses

Waterford Golf Course

The Waterford Golf Course has been designed so that all of the beautiful homes on the estate have views of the greens and fairways, and so that the holes take advantage of the gorgeous lakes and water features of the estate. These greens are of a ...

Game Reserves

Willem Pretorius Game Reserve

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 ...

Kroonstad as a destination

Also in the neighbourhood

Bloemhof, Deneysville, Frankfort, Parys, Tweeling, Viljoenskroon, Villiers, Vredefort

Staying Overnight

Want to stay overnight?

Number of Guests

  • Secure your booking
Our Payment Protection Guarantee only applies if your deposit payment is made via
Tourist Attractions has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest, independent online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German.