To do in Parys

River Kayaking with Paddle with Us

FOR WHO: Tourists to Parys and locals alike.PROFICIENCY REQUIRED: First-timers to experienced kayakers are welcome.TIME REQUIRED: 3 hoursWHAT TO BRING: Sunscreen, a hat, a towel and a change of clothing.COST: R50 per person (kayak and lifejacket rental excluded)BUT... read more

The Ballistic Beast Precision Shooting Range @ the Parys Airfield

A FUN DAY OUT Having a few bored teenagers at home during the December holidays was more than reason enough to have the wife suggest (insist) I take the kids to the shooting range. A quick call later and I had reserved a time at the local Parys shooting range.... read more

The Garden at 8th on “Middel”

ABOUT THE GARDEN The Garden was the brainchild of Venezia Maclons. She envisioned a one-stop destination where people, especially families could come to relax, eat and shop while the kids play in a safe environment. And thus The Garden opened its doors in December... read more

Golf Digest Magazine features Parys

The premier South African golf magazine the Golf Digest features an article on Parys golf courses in their January issue. Parys boasts two spectacular golf courses, both of them are situated on islands within the Vaal River, they are: Parys Golf... read more

Parys Kers-kunsmark

The Parys Kers-kunsmark is a Christmas market held in Parys each year. It has become an institution in Parys and the surrounding towns of Potchefstroom, Vanderbijl Park, Vereeniging. However, visitors frequent the market from as far afield as Johannesburg, Pretoria... read more

A Thompsons Holidays video about Parys

The holiday in Parys video shares some of the best tourist spots and scenic views in Parys. Thank you to Thompsons Holidays for featuring our small town as one of their holiday destinations! Parys is situated in the Free State, only an hour’s drive... read more



15 President Steyn Rd., Parys


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