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.

Kroondal, North West
Kroondal, North West

In 1896 German missionaries and farmers built the Kroondal Mission Station on Jan Michiel van Helsdingen’s farm Kroenendal. Today the church is used as a library, while a new church, built in 1962, serves the population.

One of the lions at Predator World Predator World, North West
Predator World, North West

Predator World in the North West province's Pilanesberg region is home to cheetah, lion, hyena, tiger and plains animals like rhino, zebra, giraffe, gemsbok, kudu, eland and warthog.

Elephants in the bush North West meetings
North West meetings

The North West province is home to the famous Sun City resort with its casinos, conference facilities and top-notch accommodation options. It's a popular destination on almost every itinerary.

Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary for free-roaming primates. Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary, North West
Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary, North West

Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary, situated in the Magaliesberg mountain range north of Johannesburg, offers a free-roaming forest home to previously captive primates.

Margaret Roberts Herbal Centre Margaret Roberts Herbal Centre, Magaliesberg
Margaret Roberts Herbal Centre, Magaliesberg

South Africa’s herbal doyenne has created a beautiful sanctuary in which a spectacular herb garden takes centre stage.

Yellow-billed hornbill, Madikwe Birding in Madikwe Game Reserve
Birding in Madikwe Game Reserve

Birding in Madikwe Game Reserve is a delight because 60 000ha of bush, huge rocky crags, open grassland and a big dam attract over 300 species.

See a secretarybird when you go birding in Rustenburg. Birding in Rustenburg
Birding in Rustenburg

Birding in Rustenburg is richly rewarding because you have a wide choice of bird sanctuaries, game parks and nature reserves all in the immediate vicinity.

Mosetlha Bush Camp at Madikwe Game Reserve. Mosetlha Bush Camp eco-lodge
Mosetlha Bush Camp eco-lodge

Mosetlha Bush Camp is an eco-lodge set in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Here your meals are cooked on open fires and lanterns light your way.