Clarens Tourism

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Clarens is a small town situated in the foothills of the Maluti Mountains in the Free State province of South Africa and nicknamed the "Jewel of the Eastern Free State". It was established in 1912 and named after the town of Clarens in Switzerland where exiled Paul Kruger spent his last days. It is situated 336 km from Johannesburg, 284 km from Bloemfontein, 389 km from Durban.


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Facts and Stats for Clarens*

  • Living in Clarens - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 82.86 (Very High)
    • 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 Clarens

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.53 USD

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

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