Local attractions

Something for Everyone

  • Parys – arts, crafts, antiques and cottage industries, coffee shops, restaurants etc.
  • Abseiling, hiking, canoeing, microlighting, airstrip, sailing, birdwatching, white water rafting, fly and rod fishing, cycling, horseriding, go-karting.
  • Adventure trails, river cruises, hang gliding, animal farms, game drives and viewing, quad biking, hot air ballooning, country drives on uncongested roads, country and riverside restaurants, upmarket Vaal Mall shopping centre featuring national chains, The Vaal Meander (www.vaalmeander.co.za)
  • Riemland wine route   (http://www.southafrica.net/za/en/articles/entry/article-southafrica.net-...)
  • Historical meteorite site “the Vredefort Dome”
  • Six 18 hole golf courses
  • City amenities such as cinemas, restaurants, shopping centres, gyms, beauty & day spas and a casino
  • Vanderbijlpark and Vereeniging infrastructure close at hand
  • Mini supermarket at Loch Vaal close by