Best First Date Ideas in North West South Africa

Potchefstroom-city-hall Potchefstroom is a rather large student town and home to five tertiary institutions. It also has loads of historic monuments. During the holidays, the city gets really quiet because so many of the students are nomadic. There’s still loads to do, though, with lodges, safaris and 4X4 trails all part of the job. Image source

Best First Date Idea In Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom - NW Uni Gardens Botanical Gardens are a great place for a first date and Potchefstroom is home to the North-West University Botanical Garden. It is part of the Science Faculty’s course work, but it is open to the public at no cost. From Mondays to Fridays 08:00 – 16:30, people can wander through the gardens which has over 1500 plant species and a large number of bird species. It’s a great way to break the ice with something other than a meal at a restaurant. Image attribution

Best Romantic Date Idea In Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom - River Cafe Potchefstroom isn’t really known for its romance, and you might have to shift your perceptions of what is classed as romantic. The River Cafe is a popular spot for diners. It doesn’t look very romantic and it gives off the impression as being a bit of a beach bar, since it is located on the Potchefstroom Dam. IT comes with a large patio overlooking the dam, though, making it the ideal spot to sip sundowners with your lover. Image attribution

Dating Sites In Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom - Quad bike trails Just a few minutes outside Potchefstroom, you will find the Berakah Eco Trails. Whether you are looking for a 4×4 adventure, a hiking adventure or a quad bike adventure, these trails are great. The area is estimated to be 2000 million years old and is one of only three such sites in the world. Whether you are a beginner or experienced, the trials offer something for everyone. Prices start from as little as R30 for the hiking trails and R190 per hour if you want to hire a quad bike. Pack some snacks and get ready for the ride of your life. Image attribution

Best Casual/Day Date Idea In Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom - Day Date There is a plethora of reserves and sanctuaries in Potchefstroom. Because it is such a historic city, you can start off your morning by looking at monuments and end it by having cocktails overlooking the dam. Whether you want a bird sanctuary, something with a bit more wildlife or something a little bit more relaxed like a visit to the golf course – Potchefstroom has got you covered. SA Venues have listed some of the most popular options. Think of it as a “design your own date” challenge! Image source