http://web9.co.za/

Krugersdorp

Krugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorpKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South Africa
Krugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorpKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South Africa

General Information

Krugersdorp is located in the West Rand of Gauteng founded in 1887 to fulfil the need for a mining town east of the Witwatersrand. The town was named after Paul Kruger, the Transvaal President at the time. In 1952, the West Rand Consolidated Mine was the first in the world to extract Uranium as a byproduct of the gold refining process. Today, manganese, iron, abestos and lime are also mined.

Nearby Krugersdorp is Kromdraai named "Crooked Turn" after a kink  in the meadering Crocodile River. It is a protected conservancy of untouched beauty and archaeological significance.

Today Krugersdorp is still a gold mining city although other minerals are also mined in the area including manganese, asbestos and lime. There are a number of schools in the area and the city supports two nearby townships.

Activities and Attractions

Thanks to its unique location, Krugersdorp offers not only the perfect city experience to visitors but also allows visitors to the more rural side of things. On the city side of things tourists can experience the city’s malls, shopping centres and night life, as well as an 18-hole golf course. The 1400 hectare game reserve located nearby allows visitors to get close to nature without having to venture very from the city at all. There are also several other game reserves in the area, as well as a bird sanctuary, the nearby Cradle of Humankind and Sterkfontein Caves.

There are a range of activities to do in Krugersdorp:

  • Florida Lake

  • Bridge Swing extreme sports

  • Play Paintball

  • The Lemon Tree Organic Market

  • Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve

  • Blaaubank Gold Mine

Accommodation

A good range of accommodation can be found in an around Krugersdorp to accommodate all kinds of tourists, from bed and breakfasts to game lodges to hotels.

KrugersdorpKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South AfricaKrugersdorp, in the West Rand of Gauteng, South Africa

Latest Listings - View All

GINJA Food & Lifestyle Magazine

GINJA Food & Lifestyle Magazine

  GINJA - FOOD & LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE - DIGITAL MAGAZINE Specialises in social media, newsletters, cooking demonstrations and recipes shari...
Read More
DEEPRIFT VENTOURS

DEEPRIFT VENTOURS

  Deeprift Ventours - Tour operating company based in the West Rand providing nature and culture tours as well as shuttles and airport t...
Read More
Integrated Marketing - Graphic Design Services

Integrated Marketing - Graphic Design Services

Integrated Marketing offers a range of graphic design services with clients across South Africa and in the Garden R...
Read More
Web9

Web9

Web9 is a search engine like Google, Ananzi, Yahoo, Bing, Baidu and DuckDuckGo. Did you know that you can have the greatest business in the world...
Read More
WORLD TRAVEL INFO - DIRECTORY

WORLD TRAVEL INFO - DIRECTORY

World Travel Information Directory ​provides comprehensive information relating to travelling the World.  ...
Read More
AFRICA TRAVEL INFORMATION

AFRICA TRAVEL INFORMATION

Africa Travel Information Directory provides comprehensive information relating to travel in Africa.  ...
Read More

Latest Articles - View All

Natures Splendour

Natures Splendour

NATURES SPLENDOUR In 2009 three national parks; Wilder...
Read More
Johannesburg As a World-Class Tourist Destination

Johannesburg As a World-Class Tourist Destination

  Johannesburg As a World-Class Tourist Destination Johannesburg is often ignored as a tourist destination in Sou...
Read More
Reasons to visit Johannesburg this summer

Reasons to visit Johannesburg this summer

  Reasons to visit Johannesburg this summer Never been to Jozi? Well, this summer you should definitely take a dr...
Read More
Top 10 Things to Do in Gauteng

Top 10 Things to Do in Gauteng

  Top 10 Things to Do in Gauteng ​If you are looking for a province in South Africa that offers a wide range of...
Read More