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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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.

Meerhof Family Entertainment / Farm Stalls & Markets

Jasmyn Plaasprodukte

South African farm stalls really are something special; known for their fresh produce and indulgent delights. Jasmyn Plaasprodukte (translating to “Jasmine Farm Products”) is situated near the scenic Hartebeespoort ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 08h00 to 18h00.

Hartbeespoort Dam Extreme Sports / Water Sports

Boat Cruises and Tube Rides on the Dam

20 Minute rides: We use a flat tube that can accommodate 2 riders at a time. The tube is pulled with a 115hp or a 125hp speedboat aided with a booster ball - this reduces rope drag and we can reach speeds of 60 km ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire

Sun City Animal Sanctuaries

Predator World

Guided tours are the perfect way to get to see those elusive predators that you do not always have the privilege to spot in the wild. Tours are structured around how our guests arrive, so you might have to wait 10 ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 09h00 to 17h00.
Feeding times are as follows:
Mondays at 11h00, Thursdays at 16h00 and Saturdays at 14h00.

Sun City Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure

Valley of The Waves

Overnight visitors to any of the hotels at the Sun City Resort have free access to the Valley of the Waves. This is the most advanced water park in South Africa. A large lagoon dominates the scene with a wave ... more

WHEN?
Open daily.

Rustenburg Hiking Trails

Peglarae Trail

Step it up with the very scenic 5.5km Peglarae Trail. Starting at the entrance to the Kgaswane Mountain reserve this day trail is a fantastic hike taking you around the ridges of the reserve. Follow the clearly ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 5.5km Time: +/- 2-3 hours.

Hartbeespoort Art Galleries

Edwards Fine Art Gallery

The Edwards Fine Art Gallery, located in Hartbeespoort Dam in the North West Province offers visitors a wonderful selection of both modern and contemporary art. The selection of works ranges from paintings, in a ... more

WHEN?
By Appointment Only.

Brits 4x4 Trails

De Wildt 4x4 Trail

In the Northern Slopes of Magaliesberg between Brits, Haartbeespoort Dam and Pretoria North is De Wildt, the best place for a fantastic 4x4 experience and a great weekend. No guidance is needed along this circular ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 14km Time: +/- 2-3 hours.

Zeerust 4x4 Trails

Doornrivier 4x4 Trail

Experience the African Bushveld in your 4x4 at Doornrivier. This 12km long trail will take a total of fourteen to fourty-eight hours to complete the entire route. It is extremely rocky, and sandy, steep and ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 12km Time: +/- 24-48 hours.

Brits 4x4 Trails

Moegatle 4x4 Trail

The Moegatle 4x4 Trail can be found approximately 30km from Brits and is 34km route which takes between six and eight hours to complete. The difficulty grading is between two and five and presents a variety of ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.
Distance: 34km Time: 6-8 hours.

Pilanesberg Hiking Trails

Pilanesberg Hikes

The Pilanesberg National Park is ideally situated between the Kalahari and the Lowveld, putting it in the heart of one of the most ecologically diverse regions possible. As such, it showcases an impressive variety ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 7-8km.
Time: Half day guided tours

Brits Family Entertainment / Water Sports

Miracle Waters Diving

Diving at Miracle Waters is an experience like no other. Although there are no corals or tropical fish to gawk at, there is about 10 meters of visibility in this clear warm water and the opportunity to see numerous ... more

WHEN?
Please phone to book.

Pilanesberg Museums

Mphebatho Cultural Museum

Situated in the Pilansberg National Park just north of the Bakgatla gate is the Mphebath Cultural museum. Established in 1999, the idea was to preserve, remember and pass on cultural practices and tribal policies ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 16h00.
Weekends by appoinment only.

Schoemansville Wine Tours & Tasting

Potstill Brandy & Wine Cellar

Visit the popular Hartebeestpoort Dam landmark, The Windmill, and you will find yourself at the well known Potstill Brandy and Wine Cellar shop. Here you can choose form a grand selection of award winning brandies, ... more

WHEN?
Moday to Sunday from 09h00 to 17h00.

Sun City Sports & Leisure

Segway Gliding Tours At Sun City

Have you ever been on a Segway? Well here is your chance, go to Sun City and take a lesson, learn how to shift your weight to make this personal transporter move smoothly in the direction you want. Once you are ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire. Booking is recommended.

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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