Rustenburg, South Africa
South Africa’s Rustenburg is home to a fantastic climate, historical sites and a variety of activities. This destination combines sun, sports and numerous attractions, such as the popular local nature reserve and the Sun City Resort and Casino.
- Magaliesberg Canopy Tour
- Rustenburg Ramble
- Pilanesberg Nature Reserve
- Golfing at the Rustenburg's Hunter’s Rest Golf Course
- Cycling on the Breedtsnek Road
- Hiking at the Kranskloof Farm
The summer season runs from August to March and brings warm to hot temperatures ranging between 22 to 34ºC. Afternoon showers can also be expected during the summer in Rustenburg. Winters offer dry, sunny days and cold nights.
Getting There & Around
Pilanesberg International Airport, also known as Rustenburg Airfield, near Sun City is the closest airport to the city. Travellers can also travel by car, taking the N4 West toll road from Pretoria. Intercape buses stop here on a daily basis en route to Pretoria and Gaborone, Botswana.
A minibus taxi rank can be located on the corners of Van Staden and Malan Streets, near Sun City. Towns in the area are well connected by bus to larger cities like Johannesburg. In other areas, transport is sporadic, and it is best to use your own vehicle or opt for vehicle hire through Avis or Imperial Car Hire.