One of the oldest theme parks in the city of Gold, Gold Reef city has over 30 rides and attractions that young and old can have fun with. Tip: Make sure you're dressed warmly to beat the cold winter air. Otherwise, you should be ready to have the time of your life! Location: Johannesburg
Times: Gold Reef City Theme Park is open from 09h30 - 17h00 from Wednesday to Sunday and all public Holidays (except Christmas Day.) During public Gauteng school holidays the park is open Monday to Sunday from 09h30 - 17h00.
Prices: Prices may changes without prior notification
Thrill Rider - R190 per person above 1.3m
Non Rider - R110 per person above 1.3m R120 per person under 1.3m R160 per pensioner 60+ years (incl. thrill rides if physically safe) R160 per student, upon presentation of a valid student card R485 family ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children under 1.3m) This package excludes children under 3 years Children under 3 years are admitted free of charge
North West Province
Sun City Theme Park
People on a theme park tour in Sun City. Photo: South Africa.net
While it's not your conventional theme park experience, you are in for a treat should you decide to visit it. The Sun City Casio and Resort has a variety of activities on offer such as zip lining, finding your way through a maze,dirt buggies and even quad biking.
Times: 09h00 - 17h00 Daily
Prices: Drift Trikes: R295 for 15 minutes
Dirt Buggies: R295 for 15 minutes
Hovercrafts: R400 for 15 minutes
4X4 Quads: R400 for 6 obstacles
The Magic Company at Meropa Casino
Here you'll find a variety of arcade games, kiddies games and prize shops. For more information on what's on contact them on: Magic Company Meropa
Sudwala Caves and Dinosaur Park
Sudwala Caves. Photo: Sudwala Caves.com
Also not your everyday theme park, but the tour the Sudwala Caves promises to be excitng. You can also pay a visit to the nearby dinosaur park afterwards. According to the park you can enjoy: "on display live Nile Crocodiles, perfectly adapted to survival and not much changed from their ancient relatives.The park is set in a lush sub-tropical forest garden, where monkeys and red-breasted cuckoos abound. New is a magnificent ‘viewing deck’ from where the Rainforest Valley (National Heritage Site # 167) can be observed – with occasional glimpses of wild chacma baboons".
Times:Open daily from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The standard tour lasts about an hour, maximum wait for a tour is 15 minutes, and sometimes there is no wait at all. Specific times for group bookings can be arranged by phone.
Prices: Adults R95.00
(Discount for groups of 8 and more)
Pensioners R80.00 Children under 16 R50.00 Kids under 4 Free Crystal Tour R450 p/p. Deposit – R200. Fish Spa R55 p/p for 30min