Krugersdorp Tourism

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Krugersdorp (Afrikaans for Kruger's town) is a mining city in the West Rand, Gauteng Province, South Africa founded in 1887 by Marthinus Pretorius. Following the discovery of gold on the Witwatersrand, a need arose for a major town in the west of the reef. The government bought part of the Paardekraal farm and named the new town after the Transvaal president, Paul Kruger. Krugersdorp no longer has a separate municipal government after it was integrated into Mogale City Local Municipality along with surrounding towns. It is now the seat of government for Mogale City.

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Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Krugersdorp, South Africa. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. After your splendid visit to Krugersdorp, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Sun City. Add Sun City to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Apartheid Museum, Carlton Centre Observation Deck, Museum Africa. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Pilanesberg International Airport. A vacation to Krugersdorp can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Krugersdorp*

  • Pollution Statistics in Krugersdorp

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Krugersdorp: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 61.67 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 66.67 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 55 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 68.33 (High)
    • Attacks 61.67 (High)
    • Drug offense 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 26.67 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Krugersdorp - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Krugersdorp is 135.45 (High)

    • Safety Index 38.81 (Low)
    • Climate Index 90.8 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 62.02 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 76.39 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.47 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 66.46 (Moderate)
    • 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 Krugersdorp

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.82 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 57.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 55.85 USD

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

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