Madikwe Game Reserve, North West
Madikwe Game Reserve, North West

If you weren’t told, you’d never guess that Madikwe Game Reserve was once degraded farmland. Now it’s a conservation model that has inspired others.

Game-viewing at the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Pilanesberg Game Reserve, North West
Pilanesberg Game Reserve, North West

Pilanesberg is an ideal safari destination, close to the political and economic centres of Pretoria and Johannesburg. Its game viewing is spectacular and accommodation affordable.

Sun City, North West
Sun City, North West

The Sun City theme park offers all the family entertainment one could want and then some.

Hartbeespoort Dam, North West
Hartbeespoort Dam, North West

Bring your hiking boots, swimsuit, binoculars, riding boots and your lust for adventure, because you’re going to need them all when you visit Hartbeespoort Dam.

North West province, South Africa
North West province, South Africa

The North West province contains two of the country’s largest game reserves, parts of two World Heritage Sites and the Sun City entertainment complex.

The Mahikeng Town Hall Mahikeng, North West
Mahikeng, North West

Mahikeng is a melting pot of history, culture and outdoor adventure, a heady mix that offers visitors the best of all worlds.

The Magalies Meander, North West
The Magalies Meander, North West

Close to Johannesburg and Pretoria are the beautiful Magaliesberg Mountains, home to the Magalies Meander where you will find a treasure trove of things to see and do.

Taung Heritage Route, North West
Taung Heritage Route, North West

The Taung Heritage Route in the North West province features a number of significant archaeological and palaeoanthropological sites, including the world-famous Taung skull fossil site, a fossil estimated to be 2.5-million years old.

Groot Marico, North West
Groot Marico, North West

For an authentic taste of South Africa, look no further than Groot Marico – the Bushveld town immortalised by one of Africa’s greatest storytellers.

View from one of the self-catering chalets Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge, North West province
Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge, North West province

Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge is a five-star lodge situated in Big Five country in the gorgeous Pilanesberg Game Reserve in the North West province.

The Om die Dam ultra-marathon boasts very challenging hills. Om Die Dam ultra-marathon
Om Die Dam ultra-marathon

The Om die Dam ultra-marathon takes you around Hartbeespoort Dam along a route that includes some interesting challenges that demand good hill training.

Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind
Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind

Not far from the busy city is an oasis of nature where one can enjoy art in a natural setting.

Honeymoons in the North West province
Honeymoons in the North West province

A honeymoon in the North West brings interesting choices – the best of man-made fantasies at Sun City, or the wide-open spaces of Big Five game parks.

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela People of the North West
The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela People of the North West

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela people of the North West province live near Sun City and have a platinum inheritance.

Chameleon Village, Hartbeespoort
Chameleon Village, Hartbeespoort

Chameleon Village showcases handcrafted products from all over South Africa, along with a mix of decor items, clothing, candles, leather goods, restaurants and a reptile park.

Motseng dancers Motseng Cultural Village, Sun City
Motseng Cultural Village, Sun City

Motseng Cultural Village, situated within the grounds of the Sun City resort in the North West Province, displays eight different South African cultures to tourists.

Hunter's Rest Mountain Resort Hunter’s Rest Mountain Resort, North West
Hunter’s Rest Mountain Resort, North West

The Hunter’s Rest Mountain Resort in the North West province is the oldest hotel of its kind in the area, and still retains its original charm.