Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Game Reserve in Pilanesberg Game Reserve (73.2 km from Mooinooi)
Pilansberg Game Reserve is the fourth largest game and nature park in South Africa. It boasts a variety of exotic flora and fauna, a rocky, grassland landscape, and the Big 5.The reserve is home to over 7,000 animals and is nestled on an extinct volcanic crater. The park is malaria free and easily accessible from many places in South Africa as it...
Game Reserve in Dinokeng Game Reserve (93.6 km from Mooinooi)
Dinokeng Game Reserve is home to free roaming Big 5, and at less than an hour’s drive, it’s just a hop and a skip away from Joburg and Pretoria. To experience the wild elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard up close, you will need to book a stay at one of the lodges.The sweeping grasslands are also the stomping grounds for a variety of...
Magaliesburg (25.3 km from Mooinooi)
With a beautiful view of the Magaliesburg Mountains, Magalies Wild Game Farm features some fun and exciting things to do for young and old. Activities include bird and game watching, game drives (self driving is possible with a 4x4), walking trails and sunset viewing at a picnic site.
Magaliesburg (18.4 km from Mooinooi)
Be daring - zip over the cliffs of the Ysterhout Kloof on a wire! 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 the cliffs and rock faces of the kloof and are joined by long steel...
Galleries and Museums
Hekpoort (26.4 km from Mooinooi)
Just a one-hour drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria is the place where we all became human. This is where our story began, and by coming here, you are coming ‘home’. Maropeng means “returning to the place of origin” in Setswana, the main indigenous language in this region.The Maropeng Visitor Centre is a thrilling, world-class exhibition that...
Magaliesburg (26.8 km from Mooinooi)
The Trading Post is a venue in Magaliesburg (on the R24 to Rustenburg).
It houses the Magaliesburg Green Kitchen Market every Sunday from 9am-1pm as well as other craft shops and eating places.
Game Reserve in Magaliesberg Protected Natural Environment (8.5 km from Mooinooi)
Game Reserve in Krugersdorp Game Reserve (42.4 km from Mooinooi)
Krugersdorp Game Reserve is home to four of the Big 5 as well as hippo, giraffe, numerous antelope and prolific birdlife. Most visitors come here to check out the lions in their enclosure. There’s also a large bird aviary. The habitat is mostly grassveld with small dams and reed beds. Keen birders will be reaching for their binoculars to spot...
Buffelspoort (8.5 km from Mooinooi)
Buffelspoort Dam is located on the northern slopes of the Magaliesberg, and provides a beautiful spot for fishing.
A lovely clean dam for fishing and skiing, Buffelspoort Dam is most commonly known as a great place to hook large carp. The dam is best fished with a boat.
Game Reserve in Mountain Sanctuary Park (14.3 km from Mooinooi)
Tucked away in the Magaliesberg Mountains is Mountain Sanctuary Park, a serene escape for city dwellers. Favoured by mountain bikers and hikers, this privately owned reserve offers a pristine playground of woodlands, rock formations and crystal-clear mountain pools. And although it’s privately owned, day visitors are most welcome provided they...
Hekpoort (15.9 km from Mooinooi)
Live on the wild side and ride like a real cowboy or cowgirl in the Hekpoort Valley near Magaliesburg.
Nestle in the foothills of the Magaliesburg Mountains lies the Hekpoort Valley, home to Saddle Creek Ranch. Here the owners offer horseback riding with a difference – Western style.
No riding experience is required and the trail horses are...
Spa and Wellness
Magaliesburg (16.2 km from Mooinooi)
Askari Spa is located in the beautiful African veldt of the Magaliesburg region. Surrounded by the majestic mountain range, the spa boasts beautiful gardens, outdoor relaxation areas, a juice bar and a swimming pool.
There is an individual treatment room, a couples room with a double outdoor shower, and a unique steam room. All the treatments are...
Skeerpoort (21.6 km from Mooinooi)
Float above your worries and admire the world from the perspective of a cloud. Bill Harrop’s original balloon safaris offer a choice of world class ballooning locations accompanied by expert crews and charismatic pilots. The exceptional peace of this unique and almost supernatural view of the world will forever remain as a truly cherished...
Hartbeespoort (23.4 km from Mooinooi)
A unique attraction in the area. A rustically decorated shop is set in a beautiful garden and stylishly designed grand old homestead. It is packed with art, jewellery, clothing and household trinkets made and displayed by local artists. Die Ou Pastorie also has a restaurant on site and sells their homemade jams and treats. A 'must visit' at...