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The capital city of the North-West Province, Mahikeng is known to the locals as ‘Mafikeng’, and is a town that boasts a colourful history. Traditionally home to the Barolong Boo Ratshidi people, the town is dappled with monuments that pay homage to men and women who died in the Anglo Boer War. Today, the town acts as a halfway house for mine workers, tourists and businesspeople who travel through the area. With a number of attractions and facilities on the outskirts of the town, Mafikeng draws a number of visitors every year. North-West University, Mafikeng Airport and Mmabatho Stadium are just a few of the draw cards for the town. If you’re planning a trip to one of the province’s Game Reserves, the town of Mafikeng is the perfect pit stop on your journey.If you’re looking to book your flight to Mafikeng, be sure to keep an eye out on flight specials on all regional flights from SA Express, where you’re sure to find unbeatable deals on all South African flights.
Explore Mahikeng [Mafikeng]
- Mafikeng Game Reserve: Ideal for visitors who are looking to enjoy the natural scenery and wildlife that the area has to offer, Mafikeng Game Reserve is only 30 km west of the city.
- Leopard Park Golf Club: Ideal for businesspeople and families alike, enjoy a delicious lunch and game of golf at Leopard Park Golf Club.
- Mahikeng Museum: Boasting a colourful history and collection of relics from the Anglo-Boer War, the museum is perfect for travellers who are looking for a more culturally enriching experience.