Game Reserve in Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve
Just an hour’s drive from Johannesburg and close to the historical town of Heidelberg, is Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve, eco-playground for jaded urbanites.Explore Suikerbosrand’s mountains, kloofs and plains on foot, mountain bike, or by vehicle. If cycling, hiking or driving around is not your thing, pack a picnic basket and enjoy the gorgeous...
Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Galleries and Museums
Vereeniging (21.6 km from Southern Gauteng)
Friendship, good food, wine and brilliant entertainment – the Barnyard Theatre in Vereeniging is where it all comes together. The first Barnyard Theatre started as a homely, rustic farm theatre in Plettenberg Bay where friends and family could be entertained and eat, drink and talk into the small hours of the morning.
It proved to be such a...
Game Reserve in Krugersdorp Game Reserve (68.6 km from Southern Gauteng)
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...
Four By Four Trails
Henley on Klip (13.1 km from Southern Gauteng)
Bass Lake Adventure 4x4 Trail is a self-drive route with a numbered system. The route is open 5 days per week but is heavily weather dependant. The trail is 14 km long and takes about 3 hours to complete. This is a natural trail with ascents and descents and water sections. There are escape routes available for difficult areas.
Vereeniging (19.9 km from Southern Gauteng)
River Square Shopping Centre is conveniently situated in the suburb of Three Rivers in the town of Vereeniging, Gauteng and is a 115-store strong regional shopping mall, located a stone’s throw from the Vaal River and boat launching jetty.
Alewynspoort (29.2 km from Southern Gauteng)
Eye of Africa Golf & Residential Estate is proud to have opened the first Greg Norman designed golf course in South Africa.
Designed exclusively by Greg Norman Golf Course Design, this championship golf course at Eye of Africa seamlessly integrates the course with it's stunning natural surrounds.
This par 72 championship course spans over 6895...
Deneysville (32.8 km from Southern Gauteng)
Anchor Creek Marina offer two boat cruise options on the Vaal Dam in Deneyesville. Both vessels are pontoon boats taking a maximum of 10 people. Sunset cruises and exciting activities including wake boarding, skiing and tubing are available.
Deneysville (33.4 km from Southern Gauteng)
Laser Tag is a fun alternative to Paint Ball – but without the pain! Challenge your friends and family on this new battlefield in the Vaal Dam area. Night ‘operations’ are on offer until 22:00. Minimum of 4 people.
Vanderbijlpark (34.3 km from Southern Gauteng)
The Emerald African Spa overlooks the fragrant banks of the Vaal River. If you are looking to get spoiled in a tranquil and luxurious setting, this is the spa for you.
The well-trained therapists, offering top-of-the-range treatments, will attend to your every need and allow you to completely relax and enjoy every moment.
The Spa is open every...
Vanderbijlpark (34.3 km from Southern Gauteng)
Emerald Casino offers the latest in traditional, video and retro slots. There are spacious smoking and non-smoking areas in the casino and the interior is designed for gaming in stylish comfort.
Gold and Diamond Club holders can enjoy a private gaming experience where the Prive lounge regularly hosts cocktail events. The casino also boasts 27...
Spa and Wellness
Vanderbijlpark (35.4 km from Southern Gauteng)
A day spa with a difference, situated on the Vaal River's edge in Vanderbijlpark, less than an hour's drive from Johannesburg, guests are treated to a secluded and tranquil experience.
The natural environment the spa is situated in, provides the perfect backdrop for the spa where health and beauty treatments of the highest standard are offered...
Game Reserve in Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve (35.8 km from Southern Gauteng)
Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, often referred to by locals as Joburg's "best-kept secret", is situated to the south of Johannesburg city centre and stretches over 680 ha of open veld landscape and koppies. The reseve is fenced and supervised by horse patrols and a guard at the Frandaph gate entrance.It is home to a variety of wildlife such as...
Kibler Park (35.9 km from Southern Gauteng)
Do more with your Sundays. Everyone is welcome to come along every Sunday and paint at the Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve. Bring your friends and family, unwind, have a picnic and paint your masterpiece.
No previous art experience is needed. A professional art instructor will be there to guide painters through the creative process, ensuring...
Glenvista (36.3 km from Southern Gauteng)
Located in a lovely setting between two peaceful suburbs, Glenvista Golf Course is considered a favorite among many golfers in the area.
This a full 18-hole course, complete with bent grass greens and superb facilities to match, such as a bar, board room, restaurant, pro shop, and a halfway house. There are practice areas available for chipping,...
Vanderbijlpark (36.9 km from Southern Gauteng)
Emfuleni Golf Estate and Country Club is situated in Vanderbijlpark and offers recreational facilities for golfing, boating, fishing and braaing. There is a lovely tennis court, the River Coffee Shop, and a day spa.
The halfway house and restaurant offers a wide range of meals and refreshments along with a bar, a lounge and reception...