• Activities

Things to do in the Area

Recommended dining

Picnic Baskets of your choice - Woodland Gardens 

Woodland Gardens Lodge offers you a Picnic Basket menu of your choice.
Along with Apollo Bounty restaurant in Magaliesburg , we offer you a variety of lovely picnics full of deliciousness.

Pick a spot under our trees, in our gardens, overlooking the countryside on our viewing deck - or inside your cozy chalet - for a fantastic country picnic experience!

Contact us today 0828732736 (WhatsApp)

Picnic Basket Hampers


Black Horse Brewery - Famous Brewery at Magaliesburg,  lovely ambience, under the trees out in the country, Sunday lunch too, you would need to book in advance

Black Horse Brewery

Apollo Bounty Magaliesburg – Delicious food in the cradle humankind with the chef & his partner that give attention to details , Great setup and amazing menu  , Coffee & Gift shop 0823265831

Apollo Bounty Magaliesburg

Noble Village Brewery - brewery & friendly setup for couples ,family & kids .Hiking are available too and some Extensive activities for children.

Noble Village


Quad biking & horse riding

Zip Line Canopy Tours

https://www.canopytour.co.za/locations/magaliesberg/ - 11 slides over the gorge (go on R 24 towards Rustenburg)

Rhino & Lion Park and Wonder Cave

https://www.rhinolion.co.za/visitors-guide/wonder-cave-index/ - worth a visit, can do it on last day on way out

Hot Air Ballooning

Air Ventures - https://www.air-ventures.co.za/ 

Bill Harrop’s original balloon safaris - https://balloon.co.za/ - (closer to Hartbeespoortdam)  You need to leave at 3.30 in the morning as they take off before dawn.

Chameleon Village

http://chameleonvillage.co.za/ - Close to Hartbeespoortdam, African arts, crafts, curios, food

Van Gaalen Cheese Farm

https://www.vangaalen.co.za/ - Cheese farm belonging to Dutch family, restaurant, walks and hikes close to Mountain, on the way to Hartbeespoortdam area, lovely scenic drive

Hartbeespoortdam Cable Car

African hills lodge

This lodge is set in the private Plumari Private Game Reserve in the Magaliesburg mountain range. 

There's a rustic restaurant  offering views of the dam used by elephants. Other amenities include , a spa and a chapel, as well as game drives and elephant experiences. 


014 577 2658