Mountain Biking in Thabela Thabeng, Parys, North-West South Africa

Distance :
Duration :
1-2 Hours
North West is a province in the northern part of South Africa, on the Botswana border and fringed by Kalahari desert to the west, Gauteng province to the east and Free State to the South. Home to the Sun City, it attracts both locals and tourists all year round and has a great deal to offer. It is peaceful and offers a sunny climate all year through, making for a most rewarding holiday experience.

Thabela Thabeng mountain biking trail is situated in between the mountains and the Vaal River amidst the Vredefort Dome. It offers a breathtaking biking experience and even hosted the South African MTB National race in 1997. The trail is a 10 km/6.2 mi long return route.

Go deep into the mountains by going up the cliff in Thabela Thabeng and catch a breath of fresh air, as you admire the amazing breathtaking scenery.  The trail head is the Thabela Thabeng Mountain Retreat and the tour lasts between 1-2 hours long. The trail consists of mainly jeep tracks, downhills and hairpin bends with riding good all year through.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Johannesburg
329km/205 miles 3hours 49minutes
Head East on Market Street then take the left on Van Beek St. Take the 2nd left onto Error St. Take onto M31 and continue to merge onto M2 and take exit 9 onto M1. Continue to take exit 391 and onto N12 toward M68. Turn left onto R501 and continue with Agnew Rd. Then take N14 and continue with N14 and then take the right onto R377 and onto North West.
Lanseria International Airport,
214km/133 miles


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