Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex, Pilanesberg National Park
Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex, Pilanesberg National Park - Address, Phone Number
Address: Pilanesberg National Park, Bojanala, North West, South Africa
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
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About Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex, Pilanesberg National Park
The 'Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex' is the park's primary geological feature and is one of the largest volcanic complexes of its type in the world. A dream come true for the geologist (professional as well as amateur) in you, one gets to see rare rock types and formations making it a fairly unique geological feature. It is located within the Witwatersrand range comprising a vast circular crater of an extinct volcano that last erupted some 1,200 million years ago. Over a period of time, this huge volcano weathered into concentric rings which, today, rise up to 700 meters above the plains.
Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex Information
- Wear sturdy shoes.
- Don't forget to carry your camera!
Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex Ticket Prices
- Only entry fees to the Pilanesberg National Park apply.
Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex Opening and Closing Hours
- Best visited during daylight hours.
- Please enquire before you visit.
How To reach Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex by Public Transport
- Self drive or through guided tours.
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