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The airport of Pilanesberg/Sun City is the only commercial in the province and offers flights to [[Johannesburg]]. Connections to [[Cape Town]] are planned.
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The airport of Pilanesberg/Sun City offers flights to [[Johannesburg]].
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Tha capital city of Mmabatho/Mafikeng has regular flights operated by South African Airways to Johannesburg.
  
 
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Revision as of 08:06, 12 September 2007

The North-West Province, [1], provides a link between South Africa and Botswana. The province is the largest platinum production area in the world, and its Stelland area is the "Texas of South Africa" with some of the biggest cattle herds in the world.


Contents

Regions

North West

Cities

Other destinations

  • Sun City - South Africa's Las Vegas, with casino, golf course and adventure area.
  • Groot Marico - typical small farm village, famous for literature and Mampoer

National parks

Other nature reserves

Understand

Talk

Get in

By car

The N12 highway runs from Kimberley trough the eastern part of the province (Klerksdorp, Potchefstroom) to Johannesburg. The N14 from Upington joins the N12 in Wolmaranstaad. The N4 runs through the north of the province. It comes from Gaborone in Botswana, goes through Zeerust and Rustenburg and from there to the north of Pretoria.

By plane

The airport of Pilanesberg/Sun City offers flights to Johannesburg.

Tha capital city of Mmabatho/Mafikeng has regular flights operated by South African Airways to Johannesburg.

By bus

Greyhound and Translux offer bus connections from other provinces.

Get around

See

Do

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out

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