10 Reasons to visit Sun City aka The world within a City

Lying between the Pilanesberg and Eland River, the resort lies at an accessible distance from the major cities of South Africa as Johannesburg and Rustenburg. With the best nearby attraction, entertainment and facilities, the resort boast the imperial stay, incredible infrastructure and utmost comfort for a leisure tour. The privately owned property was opened in 1970 that sooner was referred to as the best holiday destination in South Africa. Located at the Northern Province of South Africa, Sun City is a famous tourist attraction. It has garnered many tourists from across the globe over the years. Being a popular gaming destination, Sun City makes an ideal place in South Africa both for family and leisure tour.

Are you are planning to make your vacations to be filled with fun and entertainment along with multiple sightseeing opportunities? Then this wonderful city of Joy has lot to offer to its travelers. Sun City is one of the largest adult entertainment centers that is about 200 km from Johannesburg and is about a 2-hours drive with multiple attractions for all age groups. It is one of the largest entertainment centers which give you the opportunity to explore the fun side of you.  From water sports to safaris, a relaxing session of spa to various activities for kids- there is something for everyone. Sun City offers show stopping entertainment and activities that will keep you entertained all day long throughout your stay in the city.

Play golf at Gary Player Golf Course

Suncity has two 18-hole golf courses that are both designed by South Africa’s most famous Golf Player Gary Player. The place is best known for attracting the world’s leading golfers for the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge.  Spending a day of playing gold at this reputed destination is one of the top things to do in Suncity. So take out your golf clubs and get ready to get swinging here in Sun City.

Gary Player Golf Course
Gary Player Golf Course

Visit Valley of Waves

The water fun, sports and adventure make Valley of waves Water park the most amazing attraction of Sun City resort. What makes the water park more exciting is the 6500-sq-metre wave pool that generates 2 meter high waves. The best thing about this place is that both the day visitors and Suncity resort guests are invited to enjoy their day at this famous water park in South Africa. The flumes, palm-fringed beach and the 70m-shaft at the pool adds on more adventure and thrill to the water games for an extreme adrenaline rush.

Valley of Waves sun city
Valley of Waves sun city

Hot Air Ballooning

The hot air balloon safari in Sun city is something worth trying. After all who does not want to be up in the air, away from the hustle-bustle of city life. This hot air balloon safari tour gives the travelers an opportunity to witness the stunning landscape of the whole city.  And if you are lucky, you will spot wild animals that will be an icing on the cake of your South Africa Tour.

Hot Air Ballooning
Hot Air Ballooning

Explore Maze of the Lost City

When it’s about the royal visit to Sun City resort of South Africa, the Palace of the Lost City is the ideal attraction to explore. The entire palace boasts the mythological African empire and is enclosed the dense vegetation of botanical garden. Build on the highest land of Sun City resort, the Palace of Lost city is completely designed in an imperial style with fountains, mosaics motives and frescoes defining the interior.

 Explore Maze of the Lost City
Explore Maze of the Lost City

The Big 5 Safari

You cant miss Safari Game drive in Pilanesberg National Park if you are staying at Sun City. The Pilanesberg National Park is home to a brimming diversity of wildlife including Big 5.

Big 5 Safari tour in sun city
Big 5 Safari tour in sun city

Go Gambling at Sun city South Africa

Suncity offers casino options where you can try your luck and enjoy the moment at the same time. The casino complex in Suncity is a world of glitz and glamour. The bright colourful lights and buzzing atmosphere make you feel like you’ve walked into a glowing rainbow. Coming to the Casinos at Sun City, you can definitely try the best of Casino games at Sun City. The casino games are American Roulette, Blackjack, Punto Banco and Progressive Let it Ride Bet.

Gambling at Sun city South Africa

Gambling at Sun city South Africa

Village Tour to Leeto-Kgolo

The village tour to Leeto-Kgolo allows you to experience the diverse culture of the original residents of Pilanesberg. Here you will know how they used to live.  You can also get to know about the history and culture of the Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela tribe who lived and still live in the area.

Village Tour to Leeto-Kgolo

Village Tour to Leeto-Kgolo

Visit Kwena Gardens Crocodile Sanctuary

The Kwena gardens crocodile sanctuary is a fun outing not only for the family but also for those who are visiting for an educational tour. A tour of the crocodile enclosures lets you get up close and personal with some of the largest crocodiles. When in South Africa, visiting crocodile sanctuary is one of the top things to do in South Africa. You’ll have a chance to feed the babies and take a few family snaps with them.

Kwena Gardens Crocodile Sanctuary in south africa.

Kwena Gardens Crocodile Sanctuary 

Adventure Activities at Sun City

Sun City Resort is a hub for adventure and entertainment. From Water sports like Kayaking, Jet Ski, Parasailing to other activities as Go Carting, Zip Lining, Quad Biking, Segway & Mountain Biking, Sun City has it all.

Explore South African Hall of Fame

Situated at the top level of Sun Central, South African Hall of Fame is yet another attraction. It should be on your top list to do in South Africa. The Hall of Fame is an interactive center that is dedicated to highlighting and showcasing South Africans. They have made a notable impact in their fields worldwide and helped build the reputation of South Africa in the process.

Sun City South Africa consists of four hotels, each with its own individual style, character, restaurants and ambience. From The Palace of the Lost City, Sun City Cascades, Sun City Soho to Sun City Cabanas, this place has everything that makes it a perfect destination to explore during the South Africa visit. Overall it is one-stop destination that has something for everyone. That’s why they rightly call it “A World within a City”.

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