Naval Hill, Bloemfontein

Featuring a pristine landscape and several historic monuments, Naval Hill offers scenic views and a game reserve that takes up most of the surrounding slopes. Home to two naval guns and a large carving depicting a white horse, the hill also features the world’s largest statue of Nelson Mandela. Designed by Kobus Hattingh, the statue is 8 m (26 ft) tall and faces a Methodist church in which the oldest liberation movement in African was founded in 1912. Plan trip to Bloemfontein with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • The cliff-face location affords paranomic views of the city of Bloemfontein, while sitting at the deck or inside the restaurant. The lamp chops are very good but tiny and I had to ask for a second fil...  more »
  • Following some challenges with the Parkrun franchise, local athletes, enthusiasts and volunteers decided to co-ordinate and manage this event by themselves on most (?) Saturday mornings from 8a.m What...  more »
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