Located in Gauteng, South Africa, The Vaal Triangle is home to an impressive selection of attractions and experiences, making it well worth a visit. With a world of adventure on your doorstep, there’s no shortage of activities in the Vaal Triangle. Here’s our favourite things to do in this adventure town!
Sylviavale Heritage Museum
This museum has over 1000 artifacts on display, ranging from vintage cars, household appliances, trains to motorcycles. The items date back to the 1900s and showcase the history of South Africa. There’s also a restaurant in the facility that serves tasty cocktails, pizza, and cheese platters. So, if you’re looking for a nice place to unwind and learn South African history in a unique setting, then make Sylviavale Heritage Museum a priority.
Emerald Animal World
In 2001, the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa established the 203-hectare Emerald Animal World housed at the Emerald Safari Resort and Casino in Vanderbilpark. The facility comprises a 189-hectare game park and a 14-hectare zoo. The Emerald Animal World facility houses a wide variety of animals representing species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles. Animals that can be viewed there include species of antelope, birds and other animals.
Liquid Lounge Vaal River Cruises
Cruise along the beautiful shores of Vaal River on luxurious boats equipped with professional staff. Along the trip, you’ll come face to face with the aquatic life here as well as posh neighborhoods nestled along the river. If you enjoy fishing trips, bird watching, and chasing sunsets, then this cruise is for you. You can also hold a special occasion like a wedding celebration or an anniversary on the lovely boats.
Midvaal Treetop Adventures
Midvaal Treetop Adventure is a unique eco-experience that takes people on air to our adventure through a maze of fun-filled obstacles set against a semi-rural and farming backdrop. The adventure includes a total of 40 platforms and 20 obstacles that zig-zag through a unique and mature tall gum tree park. The surrounding environment will provide you with mind-relaxing moments and professional guides will give you interesting facts about the Vaal Triangle during the tour.
Ride a go-kart
Compu-Kart Raceway on Vaal has the best indoor go-karting experience in South Africa. Their packages are suitable for both adults and children as well as beginners and experienced drivers. Challenge yourself and race with friends or family to find out who’s the fastest. Safety precautions are adhered to as you have to wear protective clothing before you start driving. Moreover, the tracks are well-maintained for a smooth drive.
Though small in size, The Vaal Triangle has numerous things to do and see for unforgettable experiences. Don’t just wait and hear narrations about this beautiful town, visit and see for yourself. While at it, make every minute count.
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