Magaliesburg is situated in the Bojanala region of the North West Province and is an ideal retreat for those looking for a quiet break after the hustle and bustle of city life. Approximately an hour away from Johannesburg and Pretoria, this enchanting, peaceful and beautiful area provides all the necessary to make every visitors holiday a special one. Home to a variety of bird-life, indigenous woodlands and attractive mountains and rivers, Magaliesburg is a delight to visit.
Meandering through the town there is a multitude of artistic pottery, sculpture and other crafting shops around. This is not to mention the number of spas and wellness centres which tourists can experience.
Historically, the earliest species of primitive man was discovered at the Sterkfontein Caves approximately 20 minutes outside of Magaliesburg. Whether staying for a weekend or longer, this town has plenty on offer to keep the whole family entertained. The area provides a many walks and hikes with trails ranging from gentle to the more strenuous. Mountain biking, horse riding and white-water rafting are popular past-times for visitors.
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