14 Things To Do in Hekpoort

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Cradle of Humankind Family Entertainment / Cultural Sites / Wheelchair Friendly

Maropeng Visitor Centre

Visit the visitor centre for The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site in Gauteng, South Africa. Maropeng, the visitor centre for the Cradle of Humankind, is the place local and tourists are clamouring to see ... more

Open Daily from 09h00 to 17h00. The last boat ride departs at 16h00.

Hekpoort Horse Riding

Saddle Creek Ranch

Join us on a safe and relaxing trail. Ride in the peaceful countryside with beautiful mountain scenery and lovely bush trails. Rides go out every day on calm, well trained horses that will not run away with you ... more

Daily, please phone to enquire.

Hekpoort, Magaliesberg Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Sweet Thyme Restaurant

Sweet Thyme is a country restaurant that serves oriental-continental fusion food in an intimate setting. We create dining experiences that make Sweet Thyme stand out as a great place to eat out in Gauteng. Chef ... more

Open for lunch and dinner (for food this good, bookings are essential).

Magaliesburg Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

Dine at De Hoek Country House

The cuisine and 5 star service at De Hoek is internationally acclaimed. Michael Holenstein oversees his kitchens with much aplomb and finesse. The style of food served is French continental, and a new 5 course menu ... more

Booking is essential.

Hekpoort Hiking Trails

Hike to the summit of the Magaliesberg

The Mountain Trail at Shelter Rock - 8km with 400m rise to the summit. The Mountain Trail is a journey through nature, human history and geology in the Magaliesberg - from ancient times to the present. Your ... more

07h00 to 17h00.

Hekpoort Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Goblin’s Cove Restaurant

Goblin’s Cove is described as a fantasy restaurant, owing to its cove-shaped architecture, natural forest setting on the banks on a small lake on the Magaliesburg River and its magical murals and sculptures. With ... more

Wednesday to Saturday open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Sunday and Public Holidays open for Lunch only.
Bookings essential.

Hekpoort Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure

Go Karting at Saddle Creek Adventures

Adrenaline packed, fun for all the family, fast, safe and affordable off-road karting in Hekpoort, in the Magaliesburg. This is a great day out for all the family. The off road go-karts give an adrenalin filled ... more

Please phone for bookings to guarantee a spot.
We are open 7 days a week from 08h30 to 16h30.

Krugersdorp Sports & Leisure

Basic Survival Course

Your journey into the world of bushcraft and survival starts here - You will learn all the skills you need to survive in the wild. Skills covered: fire, shelter, food, water, traps, cordage, knife techniques and ... more

Booking is essential.
Courses run at set times during the year.
Friday from 12h00 to Sunday at 13h00.

Krugersdorp Extreme Sports

Woodsman Survival Training Course

Pack away your compass and get lost answering the call of the wild the way an ultimate Woodsman would. Hours spent couch bound watching National Geographic survival programmes and doing 'Bear Grylls' of 'Ultimate ... more

Booking is essential.

Krugersdorp Extreme Sports / Sports & Leisure

Bigtime Bush Bootcamp

If put to the test most experienced economy travellers could survive without a cappuccino and a biscotti biscuit for a good few hours without foaming at the mouth. However if an outdoor magazine conducted an ... more

Friday from 08h00 to Sunday at 17h00.
Booking essential

Hekpoort Sports & Leisure

Shooting Fun

Shooting Fun is located in the scenic Valley of Hekpoort, part of the greater Magaliesberg region, and the venue is only an hour's drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria. Only 25 km from both Magaliesberg and ... more

Open daily from 08h00 to 17h00.

Kromdraai Museums

Kromdraai Gold Mine

The gold rush was one of South Africa’s most significant events, and shaped its history and heritage to a large degree. The city of Johannesburg is the country’s busiest and wealthiest city, also aptly known as the ... more

Booking is essential.

Magaliesburg Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Mountain Sanctuary Park MTB Trails

Where: deep in the Magaliesberg Mountains, about 1 ˝ hours from Johannesburg. Level: difficult Type of route: the bike trail at Mountain Sanctuary forms part of the Magalies Monster race; children can manage ... more

Best during daylight hours.

Hekpoort Walks & Hiking / Hiking Trails / Family Entertainment

Sable Ranch Hiking Trail

Gauteng is South Africa’s smallest but busiest province, in terms of commerce, retail and industry. With Johannesburg as its central hub, it is known for glitz, glamour and a fast pace. So, to escape the hubbub of ... more

Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays from 07h00 to 14h00.

Hekpoort as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Cradle of Humankind, Doornhoek, Kromdraai, Maanhaarrand, Magaliesburg, Skeerpoort

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