Pilanesberg National Park activities

Valley of Waves


Valley of Waves

The Valley of Waves water park is Sun City’s legendary hub for all kinds of water fun. Offering family-friendly water activities that appeal to adventurers of all ages, there is something for everyone at this iconic Sun City water park. Both day visitors and Sun City resort guests are invited to enjoy a full day of exciting activities, with a designated children’s area and lifeguards on duty.

The main attraction at Valley of Waves is the Roaring Lagoon – a 6 500 square metre wave pool with hydraulic mechanisms that generate waves of nearly 2 metres high every 90 seconds. The valley of waves offers a great retreat from the summer heat. You can relax at a pool or partake on an adventure and enjoy all the water slides and rides.

Valley of Waves for Our Adventure Junkies

The temple of courage is a 17-metre drop down a 70-metre slide. It is a vertical slide that splashes into a pool. Perfect ride for the adventure junkies. There are also two body slides that are not to be missed.

Valley of Waves for Relaxation 

The so-called lazy river offers a non-stop tube ride around an island. This is perfect for those who want to relax and enjoy the flow of the river. A tropical forest surrounds it. The royal bath swimming pool is ideal for a cocktail in hand to soak up the warm days. There are numerous walkways to follow and discover the hidden cave waterfall, rare plants and the spider web sway bridge.

Trading Hours

  • Summer (September to April) 09h00 – 18h00
  • Winter (May to August) 10h00 – 14h00

Valley of  Waves Facilities 

  • Water slides and rides
  • Change rooms and bathrooms
  • Lockers, umbrellas, towels and life jackets
  • Restaurants and bars
  • ATM facilities
  • Shops

Rates & Fees 

  • R160 per adult per day
  • Children aged 4 – 12 years:  R80 per child per day
  • Children under three free
  • Senior citizens 60 years and above:  R80 per person
  • Sun City Residents Free entry



Sun City Golf

Guided walking Safaris

Guide Game Drives in Pilanesberg Game Reserve

Hot Air Balloon Safaris

Rhino Tracking And Conservation Tours

Pilanesberg National Park Activity Information


DURATION: Entrance for the whole day
Pilanesberg National Park Accommodation Information


FROM: R313

Bakgatla Resort is situated at the foot of Garamoga Hill. The resort offers a perfect weekend and mid-week getaway to Pilanesberg National Park.

FROM: R3612

Black Rhino Game Lodge is our recommended lodge in the Black Rhino Game Reserve located near Pilanesberg. Book now to enjoy value for money.

FROM: R10500

Buffalo Thorn Lodge is one of the private luxury lodges inside the Pilanesberg National Park. Visit this exclusive lodge this season. Book Now. 

FROM: R3855

Ivory Tree Game Lodge is one of our favourite lodge destinations near the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Book now to visit this African wildlife destination.

FROM: R1260

Pilanesberg Tented Safari Camp is situated in the Manyane Resort within close proximity of the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park that host the Big 5.

FROM: R3800

Tambuti Game Lodge.One of the best private and exclusive lodges in the Black Rhino Game Reserve. Situated near Pilanesberg Reserve.
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