Dr Kenneth Kaunda
Geography and history
The Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South Africa is known for its dry bushveld climate and warm hospitality. This region is the most industrious of the province and therefore offers many tourist attractions. The magnificent Vaal River runs along the southern border of this region and provides loads of water related sports and activities. The resorts and camping spots along the river are perfect for nature-inspired getaways.
The University City of Potchefstroom offers tourists a way back into our country’s past with all its National Monuments and Museums showcasing the Voortrekker Heritage. For those who like the adventurous side of life, the Dome Bergland Nature Park offers many fun-filled activities for the whole family. Things to do here include – river-rafting, abseiling and mountain biking.
The beautiful Vaal River offers many options regarding holiday accommodation. The region also has many other places to stay over in the form of bed and breakfasts, guest houses, lodges, hotels and self-catering facilities. Please go to our accommodation directory for a complete list of all the places to stay in the region.
The business sector of this region is thriving thanks to the Vaal River being a very popular tourist attraction. There are many stalls, souvenirs, shops and restaurants in the area to choose from. The owners are very hospitable and eager to be of service. Please see our business directory for more information on all the businesses in the area. Activities in the area are in abundance! This area provides many fun things to do outdoor. Please go to our activities directory for a list of things to do in the region.Read More