Centurion is a popular place to visit while you are in Johannesburg - Gauteng as many of the city’s most popular attractions are close. The Jan Smuts Museum and the Rietvlei Nature Reserve are amongst the popular places to discover here. Also, well worth the effort are Voortrekker Monument and Freedom Park.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and galleries of Transvaal Museum in Pretoria and the Correctional Services Museum. For a great night out, spend an evening at the Breytenbach Theatre in Pretoria, one of the area’s premier performing arts venues.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. The conservation reserves such as the Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary in Pretoria, allow visitors to see the birds, trees and plants that flourish in the area. Enjoy some of the scenic urban parks such as Burgers Park in Pretoria.
If you're a fan of cricket, you might enjoy seeing Centurion favorites, the Titans, take to the field in nearby SuperSport Park. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of blue, as cricket fans gather to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Protea Hotel Centurion, the Centurion Lake Hotel, or the Illyria House, Pretoria.