Bethal Tourism, South Africa

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Bethal is a farming town in Mpumalanga, South Africa. The farms in the region produce maize, sunflower seeds, sorghum, rye and potatoes. The town, established in 1880, was named after the combined names of the wives of the owners of the farm Blesbokspruit, Elizabeth du Plooy and Alida Naude. Bethal is famous for its former potato industry, and the annual National Potato Festival was held there in early May, but discontinued in 2007. The Olifants River has its origin near Bethal.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Bethal, South Africa. The nearest major city to Bethal is Johannesburg. Johannesburg, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Apartheid Museum, Carlton Centre Observation Deck, Museum Africa. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Bethal*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bethal

    Know the pollution level of Bethal before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 90.91 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 60.71 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 78.57 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60.71 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 83.33 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Bethal: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bethal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bethal.

    • Burglary and Theft 87.5 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 87.5 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.5 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
  • Living in Bethal - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 30.47 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 87.15 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.38 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bethal

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bethal

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.97 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.73 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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