Stretching along the border of the Pilanesberg National Park, in the North West Province, Sun City provides a multitude of attractions and activities to keep visitors entertained for days.
Stay at a luxury five-star resort and start your Sun City holiday with a relaxing spa treatment before moving to a sun lounger and unwinding by the pool. For those feeling active, explore Sun City on a guided Segway tour, play a game of tennis or choose from one of two championship golf courses. For tropical themes, head to the Valley of the Waves, Sun City’s premier waterpark, offering thrilling water slides, lazy rivers and a palm-fringed beach for those looking to switch off and relax.
Africa’s Kingdom Of Pleasure
A holiday in South Africa would not be complete without a bucket-list safari experience. Mankwe Gametrackers Outdoor Adventure Centre offers a wide variety of fun activities for all the family such as game drives through Pilanesberg National Park where you can catch sight of Africa’s famous Big Five in their natural habitat.
For the history and culture of this region, a Leeto-Kgolo Village Tour will take you on a journey through four Bakgatla heritage sites, providing an insight into old-time traditions and the lifestyle of the indigenous people of Pilanesberg, the Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela tribe. After an action-packed day, retire to your luxury hotel to refresh, then head to an award-winning restaurant for fine dining and delicious cocktails.
Sun City is a perfect starting point for your South Africa holiday. With so much to see and do, give our Destination Specialists a call to plan the perfect tailor made Sun City holiday.
Our favorite hotels
There are a wide variety of Sun City hotels and here are some of our favourite places to stay in Sun City.
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Sun City is a year-round destination but the best time to go to Sun City is between May and August during the city’s winter as the chance of encountering rain or thunderstorms is low. This is a quieter time of year for tourists, making it easier to see more of this beautiful city.
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“Check out Kwena Crocodile Farm, this crocodile sanctuary is fun for all ages; observe, learn and even feed these impressive creatures.”
“Climb the spiral staircase of Kings Tower for never-ending views of the crystal clear pools and lush ornamental forests of Sun City.”
Events & Festivals
Sun City offers a selection of events held throughout the year that can be enjoyed by everyone.
Nedbank Golf Challenge
Nedbank Golf Challenge is one of the highlights of the South African sporting calendar. With 64 players, playing over 4 days, for a purse of $7.5 million. The tournament forms part of the Rolex Series on the European Tour and is the penultimate event on the Race to Dubai.
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