Here are the top 9 tourist attractions to see in Pretoria:

1. Voortrekker Monument

4.5 /5

6 km
from city center
1 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

The Voortrekker Monument is a historic granite structure, erected to honour the valiant Afrikaans colony of the Voortrekkers.

2. Rietvlei Nature Reserve

4.3 /5

15 km
from city center
2 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

About 18 km from the centre of Pretoria, the Rietvlei Nature Reserve is a sprawling area of grasslands, home to a wide variety of endangered flora and fauna.

3. Union Buildings

4.2 /5

2 km
from city center
3 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

The seat of the government of South Africa, and one of the most iconic heritage sites of the country.

4. Pretoria National Botanical Garden

3.8 /5

5 km
from city center
4 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

An important South African botanical garden, the Pretoria National Botanical Garden is home to a beautiful collection of plans and flowers.

5. Kruger House Museum

3.8 /5

5 km
from city center
5 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

The last house of Paul Kruger, president of South Africa, which today is a museum displaying life during the days he stayed in this house.

6. Loftus Versfeld Stadium

3.7 /5

1 km
from city center
6 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

The famous home stadium of the rugby team Blue Bulls, and also hosted 5 games during the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

7. Horseback Africa

3.7 /5

39 km
from city center
7 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

Horse riding in South Africa is one of the most popular sports, and on a horse you can explore the wildlife like never before.

8. Groenkloof Nature Reserve

3.6 /5

6 km
from city center
8 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

5 km south of the city, the Groenkloof Nature Reserve was South Africa's first nature reserve established in 1895, and is one of Gauteng's top game reserves.

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9. National Zoological Gardens of South Africa

3.6 /5

4 km
from city center
9 out of 9
places to visit in Pretoria

South Africa's largest zoo, Pretoria's zoo is spread across a sprawling 210 acres, home to about 9000 animals of more than 700 species.

FAQs on Pretoria

How can I commute within Pretoria?

There are many railways that travel through Pretoria that can be used to get around along certain lines. Commuter rail, Gautrain, and the luxury Blue Train all travel through Pretoria and have various stops within the city before heading out to places like Johannesburg and Centurion. There are minibus taxis and Gautrain feeder buses that service the city, as well as normal public buses that run during the day. Taxis run throughout the city as well, and many of them need to be booked beforehand. Renting a car however, is probably the best way to get around Pretoria.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Pretoria?

The top sightseeing places in Pretoria are Voortrekker Monument, Rietvlei Nature Reserve, Union Buildings, Pretoria National Botanical Garden, Kruger House Museum, Loftus Versfeld Stadium.

What are the top hotels in Pretoria?

There are 519 Hotels in Pretoria which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Pretoria are Touch of Class Guest House, Sekelbos Guesthouse, Burkea Park Villa, LeoZet Self catering apartment, Roux's Res, Grace. You can see all the hotels in Pretoria here
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