15 Things To Do in Magaliesburg

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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

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

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

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

Magaliesburg Fishing

Fly-fishing at Barbus Haven

Magalies River Barbus Haven is an eco-friendly fly-fishing venue located on the upper stretches of the pristine Magalies River. Guests are guaranteed a private and quality experience. Access is limited to a ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement.

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

WHEN?
Booking is essential.

Hartbeespoort Dam Family Entertainment

Strawberry Farm Visit

Strawberry picking is available to the public on this beautiful Strawberry Farm in the Magaliesberg area. Leave ordinary behind and take a helicopter flight to the farm, pick strawberries, have a picnic lunch and ... more

WHEN?
Organic Strawberry Picking is available to the public from 10:00 untill 16:00 every Saturday, Sunday and public holiday during the Strawberry season.
The season extends from approximately late-September to early-December every year. Exact dates are dependant on the weather.

Magaliesburg Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

The Rambling Vine

The Rambling Vine Restaurant is based in the Mount Grace Country House and Spa. This exquisite food is out of the ordinary and will get your tastebuds begging for more. Some of the culinary delights include the ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday from 07h00 to 22h00

Magaliesburg Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining / Fine Dining

Dine at Budmarsh Lodge

If you are looking for a fabulous restaurant in Magalisburg, then look no further. Budmarsh Private Lodge is well known for their exceptional cuisine and offer a splendid menu that will have your taste buds begging ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday 08h00 to 20h30

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

WHEN?
Booking is essential.

Magaliesburg Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Cog and Sprocket MTB Bike Park

Where: The Mount Grace Hotel, Magaliesberg, an hour from Johannesburg Level: intermediate Type of route: dedicated MTB and trail running paths on mountainous terrain Best: all year round The Cog and Sprocket ... more

WHEN?
Saturdays, Sundays, Public Holidays, School Holidays from 06h00 to 18h00.
Fridays from 12h00 to 18h00.

Magaliesburg Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Mountain Sanctuary Park MTB Trails

Where: deep in the Magaliesberg Mountains, about 1 ½ 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

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Magaliesburg Breweries

Black Horse Craft Brewery

The Magaliesberg is an ancient mountain range, just an hour from Johannesburg and its international airport. This range is home to many treasures, not least of all the Black Horse Brewery. Nestled right in the ... more

WHEN?
Wednesday to Thursday from 08h00 to 20h00.
Friday and Saturday from 08g00 to 21h00.
Sunday from 08h00 to 18h00.

Hartbeespoort Dam Animal Sanctuaries

Do a Snake Course

Do a Snake Course which is approved by the Field Guides Association of Southern Africa (FGASA). Snake Courses for the general public, are held throughout the year at the Hartbeespoort Dam Snake & Animal Park. The ... more

WHEN?
Daily. Course by arrangement.

Magaliesburg Cafés & Coffee Shops / Cafés & Eateries

Route 24 Pub & Grill

Route 24 Pub & Grill is everything it promises to be: it’s like time stood still and a moment was captured from the 1950’s diner scene. Think double-thick bubblegum flavoured milkshakes, hunger-busting burgers and ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday 08h00 to 22h00
Sunday from 08h00 to 18h00.

Magaliesburg Farm Stalls & Markets / Malls & Shopping

Hekpoort Heksie

This amazing little shop on the corner provides all the country chillies, jams, pickles and so much more. The experience alone is something you would like to stay for. The lovely service, old fashioned music and ... more

WHEN?
Open daily from 08h00 to 18h00.

Magaliesburg Horse Riding

Equi-Talk (Horse Whispering)

Equi-talk is an idea inspired and run by horse enthusiast Sarah Hewitt. Learning from horses and using them as a mirror you will learn more about yourself and your teammates and build on your skills, personal ... more

WHEN?
By appointment only.
Please phone to book.

Magaliesburg as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

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

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