Magaliesburg, North-West Province. From R450 per person per night. The tranquility, peace & quiet of the location and fine attention to detail makes for the ultimate romantic breakaway. *5 Green Hearts*
The North West province features top wildlife destinations; parts of 2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites (Vredefort Dome and Taung fossil site); and Sun City entertainment and gaming resort. It is South Africa`s 4th smallest province; bordered by Botswana, Northern Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo and Free State. Terrain is characterised by low mountains in parts typically flat; scattered trees and grasslands, perfect for sustaining wildlife. The northern and western parts are used for game ranches and farming, the eastern and southern parts are crop-growing areas. Top attractions and things to do include: Pilanesberg Game Reserve - this 55 000ha of trees & grasslands and malaria-free reserve sits in a circular hollow of an extinct volcano; Madikwe Game Reserve - developed from reclaimed farmland, the reserve hosts a large elephant population and more than 350 bird species, See the fossilised skull of hominid child at the Taung Heritage Site; Magaliesberg Canopy Tours - a unique eco-adventure via zipline down the Ysterhout Kloof near Rustenburg; the Harties Cableway offers panoramic views of surrounding Magaliesberg Mountain and Hartebeespoort Dam - a popular weekend getaway for watersports and adventure enthusiasts.
No Electricity, No TV, No Rush... Just You, Your Partner And Nature