Family Fun on a Budget in Sun City! 

03 July 2024
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For families wanting an affordable yet exciting getaway, Sun City in the North West province is the perfect destination.

Boasting beautiful landscapes and plenty of activities for the entire family, a Sun City package offers a memorable holiday without breaking the bank. 

Why Sun City? 

Sun City’s appeal lies in its diverse attractions suitable for both kids and adults. With budget-friendly family packages, visitors can enjoy a wide range of activities without worrying about overspending. 

Splash-tastic Fun at Valley of Waves 

The Valley of Waves is a highlight for families visiting Sun City. This waterpark offers thrilling slides and lazy river rides, providing endless entertainment for kids. Affordable entry fees make it accessible for families on a budget. 

Exploring Sun City’s Gardens 

Escape the hustle and bustle of the resort by exploring Sun City’s beautifully landscaped gardens. With hidden pathways and vibrant blooms, it’s a tranquil retreat for families to enjoy at no cost. 

Outdoor Picnics and Games 

Families can enjoy budget-friendly outdoor picnics at Sun City’s scenic spots. Whether by the lake or under a shaded tree, it’s an opportunity to bond while surrounded by nature. Bringing along outdoor games like soccer balls or frisbees adds to the fun at no extra cost. 

Pedal Boat Adventures 

For a relaxing and scenic activity, families can rent pedal boats at the Sun City Waterworld Lake. These pedal-powered boats are an affordable way to enjoy the serene waters and get some light exercise while taking in the beautiful surroundings. It’s a fantastic opportunity for kids and parents to work together and explore the lake at a relaxed pace. 

Ride the Stimela Train 

All aboard the Stimela Train for a nostalgic journey that’s fun for kids and adults! This miniature diesel train departs from a charming Victorian station, taking passengers on a ride over a natural wetland area and part of the lake before chugging back to the station. The Stimela Train offers a unique way to see the landscape and enjoy an activity that captures the magic of a bygone era, making it a hit for the whole family. 

Rock Venture Mini Golf 

Rock Venture Mini Golf is our miniature golf course set between the Waterworld Lake and the rolling green lawns of the Cabanas Hotel. The 18-hole course is filled with exciting and sometimes challenging obstacles like water hazards and rocks and is lots of fun for kids and adults. It’s a great way for families to enjoy some friendly competition while soaking in the scenic surroundings. 

Relax and Rejuvenate on the “Tsala” Cruise Boat 

Step aboard the “Tsala” (which means friend in Tswana) cruise boat and get ready to kick back and recharge! This leisurely 30-minute ride around the lake is just what you need to unwind. As you soak in the views, listen to fascinating tales about the history of Sun City Resort. Keep your eyes peeled, too there are plenty of colourful birds that call the lake’s shores home!  

Cultural Performances 

Experience South Africa’s vibrant culture with free cultural performances at Sun City. From traditional music to storytelling sessions, there’s something for everyone to enjoy without spending a penny. 

Pilanesberg: Safari Time! 

Pilanesberg National Park, accessible directly from Sun City, provides families with an unforgettable safari adventure. Spotting the Big Five in their natural habitat is an experience children will cherish for years to come. 

Final Verdict: Is Sun City Child-Friendly? 

Sun City offers plenty of budget-friendly activities that cater to families. From waterpark adventures and pedal boat rides to scenic train journeys, mini golf, and wildlife safaris, there’s something for every member of the family to enjoy. So why not plan your next family getaway to Sun City and create memories that will last a lifetime? Get in touch with us to start planning your family getaway to Sun City today!  

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