Vredefort Dome, Parys

3.7
World heritage site · Geologic Formation · Landmark
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  • We toured the Dome with a seasoned tour guide, who is very knowledgeable of the area and the history. We made use of a local tour guide from Dome Impact Tours. What a wonderful experience and very...  more »
  • Awesome scenery. Lovely places to visit. Well worth it to follow the "off the beaten track" routes and see the relativelyunknown beauty if our country  more »
  • We like viewing geographical sites. We drove to Parys on a first Saturday of February so that we could enjoy the market there. Then drove the Vredefort Dome route. Well worth our time.  more »
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  • We have Neil Degrasse Tyson's sister as the local guide.
  • Beautiful
  • I bet Zoe is a lot of fun to be around.
  • You guys are hilarious for being confused where it is and not finding it, you are aware that the crater is 160 miles across and there are no signs for directions to the crater because you are in the crater; this isn't a crater you can stand somewhere and see the whole thing at once, go to a much smaller crater if you want to do that. The best you can get here are the mountains north and west of Vredefort which were formed from the impact but are not the edge of the crater. Some craters in the world (including Chicxelub are so big you only see them from space and people live inside them. Try researching a place before going, this is the largest impact crater on the world and it is special, but it is not a selfie opportunity. I am still laughing at how stupid some of you guys are.
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