The Wildebeest's guide to South Africa


Afrikaans name: Kuruman

Kuruman CBD

Kuruman CBD

Photo © Johan van Zyl

Northern Cape

The town of Kuruman has around 15,000 inhabitants and is located in the north-eastern region of the Northern Cape province of South Africa.

Kuruman accommodation

Are you looking for accommodation in Kuruman?

Kuruman has plenty of accommodation options available

Kuruman is well-known for its springs called "The Eye of Kuruman".

Unlike most towns in the Northern Cape province Kuruman has a slightly milder climate and has more vegetation.

Some of the tourist attractions in the surrounding area include the Eye of Kuruman, Moffat Mission and the Wonderwerk Cave.

What is there to do in and around Kuruman?s


Above - Kuruman

Photo © Johan van Zyl

Kuruman Civic Buildings

Above - Kuruman Civic buildings

Photo © Johan van Zyl

St Mary's Anglican Church - Kuruman

Above - St Mary's Anglican Church - Kuruman

Photo © Johan van Zyl

Reformed Church (1967) - Kuruman

Above - Reformed Church (1967) - Kuruman

Photo © Johan van Zyl

References and further reading

Book of the Road - 4th edition - Author: MapStudio - Published: 2019 - Page: 127

Conollys Guide to Southern Africa - 2nd edition - Author: Denis Conolly - Published: 1982 - Page: 345

On Route - A region by region guide to South Africa - Author: B.P.J. Erasmus - Published: 1995 - Page: 321

On Route - Explore South Africa region by region - 3rd edition - Author: B.P.J. Erasmus - Published: 2014 - Page: 134

Places to Visit in Southern Africa - Author: AA RSA - Published: 1995 - Page: 330

Readers Digest Illustrated Guide to Southern Africa - 4th edition - Author: - Published: 1986 - Page: 178

Southern Africa from the Highway - Author: AA RSA - Published: 1991 - Page: 160

Southern Africa from the Highway - Author: AA RSA - Published: 1991 - Page: 291

The Pictorial Motoring Atlas of South Africa - Author: Maxwell Leigh - Published: 1987 - Page: 57


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