Things to Do in Bophirima Region

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Taung Skull Heritage Site

Taung Skull Heritage Site

Galleries and Museums in Taung (108.9 km from Bophirima Region)

The Taung Heritage Site is hugely significant. It was here that skull of a child was unearthed – the early hominid "Australopithecus africanus". This discovery led many scientists to believe that the origin of early man began on the African continent. Close to the limestone cliffs is a series of lovely pools, the Blue Pools. Surrounded by pretty...

Taung Dam

Taung Dam

Dams Vleis in Taung (110.9 km from Bophirima Region)

Recreational fishing - famous for it's bass fish. Great picnic spot/s available. An undiscovered gem!

Things to do near Bophirima Region

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

Kimberley Big Hole

Kimberley Big Hole

Galleries and Museums in Kimberley (236.6 km from Bophirima Region)

Visit the largest hand-dug excavation in the world, the famous Big Hole, and be transported back in time to the very beginning of Kimberley and the discovery of Diamonds. The Big Hole is a massive excavation, 214 meters deep with a surface area of 17 hectares and a perimeter of 1.6 km.

Taung Skull Heritage Site

Taung Skull Heritage Site

Galleries and Museums in Taung (108.9 km from Bophirima Region)

The Taung Heritage Site is hugely significant. It was here that skull of a child was unearthed – the early hominid "Australopithecus africanus". This discovery led many scientists to believe that the origin of early man began on the African continent. Close to the limestone cliffs is a series of lovely pools, the Blue Pools. Surrounded by pretty...

Taung Dam

Taung Dam

Dams Vleis in Taung (110.9 km from Bophirima Region)

Recreational fishing - famous for it's bass fish. Great picnic spot/s available. An undiscovered gem!

Anglo Boer War Blockhouses

Anglo Boer War Blockhouses

Popular Attractions in Warrenton (173 km from Bophirima Region)

Old forts from the Boer war. These forts were built by the British to defend strategic points. There are three of these forts in Warrenton.

Sishen Golf and Country Club

Sishen Golf and Country Club

Golf Courses in Kathu (182.6 km from Bophirima Region)

Uniquely situated on the edge of the Kalahari, winding it's way through a camelthorn forest, Sishen Golf and Country Club is known as the last course designed by Robert Grimsdell. Due to it's location, the club is blissfully quiet, and players will be enthralled by the setting, which is likely to create a lasting memory well afterwards. This is a...

Sandveld Nature Reserve

Sandveld Nature Reserve

Nature Reserves in Hoopstad (196.7 km from Bophirima Region)

Sandveld Nature Reserve is situated in the Free State on the banks of Bloemhof Dam on the Vaal River. The dam is well known for its abundant variety of bird life, which includes the Cape teal, Cape shoveller and fish eagle, amongst many more. The reserve is also home to a large variety of wildlife such as the antelope, springbok, kudu, gemsbok,...

Perdehoek Horse Riding

Perdehoek Horse Riding

Popular Attractions in Lichtenburg (210.3 km from Bophirima Region)

Ride with us on our huge tame Irish sport horses. If you are a beginner, we will lead you all the way. If you have some riding experience, our guides will take you out on an hour's ride through the green mealie fields. You may even stay in our renovated stables for a pony camp during July or December.

Kimberley Golf Club

Kimberley Golf Club

Golf Courses in Kimberley (231.6 km from Bophirima Region)

Kimberley Golf Club is a Bob Grimsdell designed parkland layout that boasts Elliot grass tee to green. Visitors are most welcome to this 18-hole, 72 par course. Facilities include a driving range, pro shop, and rental carts.

McGregor Museum

McGregor Museum

Galleries and Museums in Kimberley (236.2 km from Bophirima Region)

The McGregor Museum houses natural history and cultural history collections including a botanical herbarium, zoology collections, a history archive, ethnography collections, archaeology and rock art collections, physical anthropology, palaeontology and geology collections. Permanent and temporary exhibits reflect most of these fields in the museum...

Kimberley City Hall

Kimberley City Hall

Galleries and Museums in Kimberley (236.2 km from Bophirima Region)

The Kimberley City Hall was built in 1899 just before the start of the Anglo-Boer War. It reflects the influence of Neoclassical architecture in South Africa.

William Humphries Art Gallery

William Humphries Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Kimberley (237.4 km from Bophirima Region)

Opened in 1952, the William Humphries Art Gallery features many works, predominately from South African artists. Acting as a education and cultural centre, the gallery offers temporary exhibitions, art workshops, classes, workshops for unemployed women, video shows and concerts. Guided tours are available on request.

De Beers Diamond Oval

De Beers Diamond Oval

Sports Stadiums Clubs in Cassandra (237.9 km from Bophirima Region)

Home to cricket team Griqualand West, De Beers Diamond Oval was formerly the De Beers Country Club and Kimberley Country Club. The 11 000-seater stadium hosted three matches during the 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup.

The Belgravia Historical Walk

The Belgravia Historical Walk

Hiking Trail in Kimberley (238 km from Bophirima Region)

Opulent lifestyles, famous people, unique architecture, entertaining anecdotes and gossip of years gone by, as well as the ambience of Kimberley's first exclusive residential suburb are what visitors doing the Belgravia Historical Walk will be exposed to. After all, what more can be expected of a walk that packs 30 of Kimberley's most historical...

Diggers Memorial

Diggers Memorial

Galleries and Museums in Kimberley (238.2 km from Bophirima Region)

The Diggers' Memorial fountain in the Ernest Oppenheimer Gardens was erected in honour of diggers past and present. The gardens are a memorial to the late Sir Ernest Oppenheimer, a mining magnate who was the first mayor of Kimberley.

GWK Park

GWK Park

Sports Stadiums Clubs in Kimberley (238.4 km from Bophirima Region)

GWK Park the home of Griquas Rugby team. This rugby stadium is available for a host of events and can accommodate 10 000 spectators. Home to the provincial rugby team, and practice ground for the FC United Soccer team, the stadium boast an A and B field.