Are you totally bored with lockdown and desperately wanting to get out for bit? Here are 5 fun things to do around Hartbeespoort Dam. Experience a Harties Cruise Boat ride and get to sneak a peek at waterside estate lifestyle living – see for yourself how the rich live and play! For the more adventurous, you can choose to go on a fabulous game drive in a wildlife sanctuary nestled right at the foot of the Magaliesberg’s steep cliffs and afterward enjoy the best ever Sunday bush lunch as part of the package deal. Visit the Harties Elephant Sanctuary and get up close and personal with these marvellously intelligent pachyderms. Then there’s Harties Aerial Cableway which transports you right to the top of the mountain, giving you an unforgettable vulture’s eye view of the Dam and adjoining Cradle of Humankind. Please also remember to visit the best market in the whole of Harties, HartMark, which is open 7 days a week, from 8am to 6pm and the even better news is that there is no entrance fee!
5 fun things to do around Hartbeespoort Dam
Number 1: Of the 5 fun things to do around Hartbeespoort Dam, this ranks as the number 1 pinnacle experience. Book yourself and your friends on to the Harties Boat Cruise, or better still, celebrate your birthday on board with us. The best way to experience Hartbeespoort Dam is from right on the water, from the sun-drenched upper decks of The Harties Boat Company fleet, with music pumping, snacks a plenty and a loaded cash bar only a few steps away.
Number 2: Harties Game Drive and Sunday Bush Lunch. This is a two for one type of experience, where you get up close with the area’s wildlife and then enjoy a mouth-watering Sunday bush lunch under a beautiful thatched lapa. The lunch tables are literally dripping with glorious food, so you will not leave still feeling hungry.
Number 3: Harties Elephant Sanctuary – Visitors are taken on a journey into the world of the African elephant and are guided through an unforgettable experience with these magnificent creatures. Visitors are able to touch, feed and get to know these animals.
Number 4: Harties Aerial Cableway – The Harties Cableway offers visitors panoramic views of the beautiful Magaliesberg, Hartbeespoort Dam and surrounding areas, as well as excellent recreational and educational facilities.
Number 5: Hart Mark: This Lifestyle Centre caters for the entire family with an overwhelming list of things to do and see for young and old. Harties Lifestyle Centre is the proud grounds for the famous Heart Rock Café restaurant, Kirton Crafts Décor, Wild Adventures Kids Village, Hart Mark, The Lifestyle Village with a day spa & various lifestyle shops!