103 Things To Do in North West Province

Lying west of Gauteng and extending to the Botswana border, the North West Province is flanked by the Kalahari Desert and the beautiful Magaliesberg mountain range. The area is not only one of South Africa’s top malaria free wildlife destinations, boasting rewarding wildlife and adventure experiences, but it is also the site of the origins of humankind, and rich with archaeological discoveries. Visit the Pilanesberg National Park, on the site of an extinct volcano, the Lost City's fairytale like hotel and water world wonderland, numerous game farms, Groot Marico, and villages like Delareyville, which surprise with their history and gorgeous blue skies.

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Lanseria Scenic Flights

Hot Air Ballooning in The Cradle

Join us for the ultimate flying experience. Get to know your fellow passengers as you enjoy a pre-flight cup of tea or coffee before joining the crew as they prepare the balloon for your adventure Floating like a ... more

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Prior booking is essential.

Magaliesberg Scenic Flights / Sight Seeing

Hot Air Ballooning in the Magaliesberg

Come and experience a spectacular South African sunrise, occasionally skimming treetops or simply drifting peacefully across the skies. Hot air ballooning is a must for everyone, from the daring adventurer through ... more

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By arrangement.

Pretoria Horse Riding

Harties Horse Trail Safaris

If you are looking for a horsey experience, why not join the Harties Horse Trail Safari. Enjoy a unique adventure trail that is suitable for both experienced and inexperienced riders. The trails take place at a ... more

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Monday to Saturday from 08h00 to 18h30

Broederstroom

Grootplaas Cheese Academy

Cheese is delicious. Everyone agrees. It is rich, decadent, creamy and flavoursome. It makes everything taste better. In celebration of this, the Grootplaas Cheese Academy offers you the opportunity to learn how to ... more

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Please enquire about course dates

Hartbeespoort Dam Family Entertainment / Horse Riding / Sight Seeing

Horse and Trails Unlimited

The scenic area of Hartbeespoort Dam offers the perfect combination of being close to Johannesburg (including the OR Tambo International Airport) and Pretoria, and being idyllically perched in the gorgeous ... more

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Monday to Sunday from 08h00 to 18h00.

Hartbeespoort Dam Extreme Sports / Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

River Rafting with RapiDescent Adventures

Whether you are after a peaceful paddle down the scenic river, or you’re hankering after the thrill of tackling the rapids, RapiDescent River Rafting Adventures is guaranteed to deliver. This adventure is situated ... more

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Booking is required.

Brits Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure / Horse Riding

Unathi Horseback Trails

A spectacular way to enjoy the wildlife and beautiful terrain of the North West Province of South Africa is to explore it on the back of a powerful, well-trained horse. At Unathi, visitors are invited to go on the ... more

WHEN?
By appointment:
Tuesday to Sunday from 08h00 to 16h00.

Broederstroom Cultural Villages / Living Museums

Visit the Lesedi Village

Visit the Lesedi Cultural Village. Lesedi is a multi-cultural village set amongst the pristine bushveld and rocky hills less than an hour’s drive north of Joburg. Lesedi Cultural Village offers two unique day ... more

Rustenburg Extreme Sports

Magaliesberg Canopy Tour

The Magaliesberg Canopy Tour is a unique eco-adventure that takes clients on a 2,5 hour tour down the spectacular Ysterhout Kloof, set in the ancient Magaliesberg Mountains. Eleven platforms have been built against ... more

WHEN?
Every 45 minutes from 07:00 to 16:30 in summer and 08:00 to 15:30 in winter. Booking is Essntial!

Hartbeespoort Dam Big Game & Wildlife

Spend a day at Borakalalo Park

North of Hartbeespoort Dam and the town of Brits lies the beautiful Borakalalo reserve often forgotten by locals and tourists alike who tend to visit the "big name" parks. The Borakalalo National Park, located ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement

Pilanesberg Big Game & Wildlife

Day Tour of the Pilanesberg Reserve

It’s been called ‘The Volcano that gave birth to a game reserve’, this park is situated on the eroded remains of a volcanic crater, said to be one of only three alkaline volcano’s in the world. It is believed the ... more

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Tours by arrangement.

Sun City Cultural Villages / Wheelchair Friendly

Motseng Cultural Village

Situated in the Sun City Resort within walking distances of the hotels is the Motseng Cultural Village. A true visual experience of African cultures and customs that concentrates on the eight main tribes of South ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement.

Hartbeespoort Dam Wheelchair Friendly

Hartbeespoort Dam Aquarium

Enjoy a variety of freshwater and tropical fish, crocodiles (nile, slender-snout and dwarf, all indiginous to Africa), pelicans, seals, penguins and other aquatic animals. On weekends, we entertain you with our ... more

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Open daily from 09h00 to 17h00.

Klerksdorp Museums / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit the Klerksdorp Museum

The Klerksdorp Museum is housed in a number of buildings. The main museum (a former prison), is a beautiful sandstone building completed in 1891 and features archaeology, cultural history, farm implements and ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 10h00 to 16h30, Saturday from 09h30 to 12h00 and Sundays and Public holidays from 14h00 to 17h00.

Brits Art Galleries

Visit the Jo Roos Studio Gallery

A South African sculptor and painter with a sense of adventure, Jo Roos is internationally renowned for his portrayal of wildlife and the human figure. Jo Roos has been a successful artist since 1975 and his ... more

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Strictly by appointment only.

North West Province as a destination

If you are considering visiting North West Province or have already booked your North West Province accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in North West Province, or view the events that are taking place in the North West Province during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Tourist regions

Bojanala Region, Bophirima Region, Central Region, Cradle of Humankind, Hartbeespoort Dam, Magaliesberg, Southern Region

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