22 days in North-West Province Itinerary

22 days in North-West Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North-West Province route planner

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Potchefstroom
— 3 nights
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Zeerust
— 4 nights
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Pilanesberg National Park
— 3 nights
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Sun City
— 5 nights
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Brits
— 6 nights
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Potchefstroom

— 3 nights
Potchefstroom is an academic city in the North West Province of South Africa. Venture out of the city with trips to Rustenburg (Kgaswane Nature Reserve, Waterfall Mall, &more) and Rio Hotel Casino and Convention Resort (in Klerksdorp). It doesn't end there: browse the different shops at MooiRivier Mall.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Potchefstroom travel itinerary planner.

Johannesburg to Potchefstroom is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Johannesburg in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Potchefstroom, with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Zeerust.

Things to do in Potchefstroom

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Casinos

Side Trips

Zeerust

— 4 nights
Zeerust is a commercial town situated in Ngaka Modiri Molema district North West Province, South Africa. Zeerust is known for parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Madikwe Nature Reserve.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Zeerust trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Potchefstroom to Zeerust in 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Potchefstroom in June since evenings lows in Zeerust dip to 5°C. On the 19th (Sat), you're off to Pilanesberg National Park.

Things to do in Zeerust

Parks · Wildlife
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Pilanesberg National Park

— 3 nights
Pilanesberg National Park is known for spas and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at Amani Spa and explore the galleries of Mphebatho Cultural Museum & Moruleng Cultural Precinct.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Pilanesberg National Park driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Zeerust to Pilanesberg National Park in 2.5 hours. In June in Pilanesberg National Park, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 5°C at night. You'll set off for Sun City on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Pilanesberg National Park

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas

Sun City

— 5 nights
Step out of Sun City with an excursion to Stan Burger Safaris - Day Tours in Koster--about 1h 5 min away. Spend the 24th (Thu) exploring nature at Pilanesberg National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sun City vacation planner.

Drive from Pilanesberg National Park to Sun City in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Sun City are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Brits.

Things to do in Sun City

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Brits

— 6 nights
Brits is a large town situated in a fertile, citrus, vegetable and grain-producing area that is irrigated by the waters of the Hartbeespoort Dam in North West Province of South Africa. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brits: Hartbeespoort (Spas & Ale House) and Broederstroom (Lion and Safari Park & Lesidi Cultural Village). The adventure continues: stroll through Ukutula Conservation Center, get to know the resident critters at Hartbeespoort Dam - Snake and Animal Park, experience rural life at Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij, and meet the residents at Lion Walk Safari.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Brits day trip site.

You can drive from Sun City to Brits in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sun City in June, with highs in Brits at 22°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Brits

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

North-West Province travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Water Parks
A trip to the North-West Province can include everything from sunning and swimming on beaches to exploration of World Heritage Sites. The region also acts boasts some of the world's biggest entertainment centers, with casinos, golf courses, and concert halls supplementing North West's tourism sector. Explore UNESCO-protected attractions including the world's largest meteor crater and a hominid fossil site. Most of the population in North West consists of rural people with well-preserved traditions, so take a guided tour of these living-museum communities.