3 days in Kimberley & Parys Itinerary

3 days in Kimberley & Parys Itinerary

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3 days in Kimberley & Parys Itinerary

Start: Bloemfontein
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Kimberley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Parys
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Bloemfontein

1
night
Kimberley

Kimberley ©
As the heart of the Northern Cape's "Diamond Fields"--the region where the glittering jewels were discovered in the 1870s--Kimberley has evolved from a simple mining encampment to a thriving city rich in history and heritage.
On the 23rd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of The Big Hole, then examine the collection at Kimberley Mine Museum, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Magersfontein Battlefield. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mokala National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kimberley trip itinerary app .

Bloemfontein to Kimberley is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Parys.

Things to do in Kimberley

Parks Nature Museums
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Magersfontein Battlefield ©
Magersfontein Battlefield
Mokala National Park ©
Mokala National Park
Kimberley Mine Museum ©
Kimberley Mine Museum

1
night
Parys

Parys
Parys is a town situated on the banks of the Vaal River in the Free State province of South Africa. You've now added Otavi Wildlife Sanctuary RENAMED NOW CALLED Kimba Game Lodge to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Dell Cheetah Centre and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Otavi Wildlife Sanctuary RENAMED NOW CALLED Kimba Game Lodge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Parys vacation website .

You can drive from Kimberley to Parys in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In August, daily temperatures in Parys can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Parys

Parks Wildlife

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