Specials

Click here to view promotions in this area

Fochville

Fochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South Africa
Fochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South Africa

Geography and history

Fochville is a town located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South Africa. This town is one of the towns included in the Merafong City area. It was established on two farms named Kraalkop and Leeuwspruit by the brothers Wulfsohn. The town was laid out during the First World War and officially proclaimed in 1920. The brothers named the town after Marshal Ferdinand Foch who was a commander-in-chief of the Allied forces in France.

Fochville has a total population of approximately 12 000 residents and the majority of them speak Afrikaans. This town is known for its farming and mining and there are many Tswana and Sotho ruins in the area. It is situated in the newly named DR KENNETH KAUNDA DISTRICT.

Accommodation

There a many cosy accommodation options available for tourists in Fochville. Visitors can stay over in one of many bed and breakfasts, self-catering units, guest houses, guest farms or camping sites. Please go to our accommodation directory if you would like a list of places to stay in the area.

Activities and attractions

The activities and attractions in the Fochville area are all inspired by history and nature. There is something to do for every member of the family.

Things to do in Fochville include the following:

  • Bird Farm and Trout Hatchery
  • Piet Viljoen Park
  • Renosterfontein Farm (Traditional African village)
  • Theron Memorial (Boer Danie Theron)
  • Tlokwe Ruins
  • Voortrekker Plaque

Businesses

Fochville has a thriving business community thanks to its rich history and farming and mining industry. There are loads of products, shops, stalls, souvenirs and restaurants to choose from. Please go to our business directory for a complete list of businesses in the area.

Fochville Tourism Office Information
Telephone: + 27(0)21 418 4920
Fax: 086 667 2496
E-mail: desmond@tourismnorthwest.co.za
Fochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South AfricaFochville, located in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West Province in South Africa

Latest Listings - View All

FOOTPRINTS IN AFRICA

FOOTPRINTS IN AFRICA

FOOTPRINTS IN AFRICA OFFERS SAFARI & TOURS, ACCOMMODATION, CAR RENTAL SERVICES AND A BIG 5 VOLUNTEER PROGRAM IN SOUTH AFRICA...
Read More
CANDYLWOOD - HOME CRAFTED WARES

CANDYLWOOD - HOME CRAFTED WARES

ONLINE SHOP FOR HANDMADE BOOKS, STATIONERY, CHOCOLATES & BODY PRODUCTS AT CANDYLWOOD - HOME CRAFTED WARES, LOCALLY MADE IN PLETTENBERG BAY ...
Read More
SOUTH AFRICA INFO

SOUTH AFRICA INFO

SOUTH AFRICA TRAVEL DIRECTORY South Africa is located at the southernmost region of ...
Read More
SOUTH AFRICA WEDDING DIRECTORY

SOUTH AFRICA WEDDING DIRECTORY

WELCOME TO THE SOUTH AFRICA WEDDING DIRECTORY The South Africa Wedding Directory&nbs...
Read More
KIDS FUN SA - TRAVEL DIRECTORY

KIDS FUN SA - TRAVEL DIRECTORY

This family guide is based on a unique concept, giving you the latest information on all things "kids". From children friendly&nbs...
Read More
Wildshots

Wildshots

Wildshots specialises in personalised gifting products for the tourism and other markets. We have clients accross the African continent and please do not hes...
Read More

Latest Articles - View All

NORTH WEST - THE PLATINUM PROVINCE

NORTH WEST - THE PLATINUM PROVINCE

  NORTH WEST - THE PLATINUM PROVINCE   Mining - An Industry Overview The North West ...
Read More
The best roadtrip roads in South Africa

The best roadtrip roads in South Africa

  The best roadtrip roads in South Africa There’s something about hitting...
Read More
Natures Splendour

Natures Splendour

NATURES SPLENDOUR In 2009 three national parks; Wilder...
Read More
4x4 ROUTES IN THE NORTH WEST

4x4 ROUTES IN THE NORTH WEST

4x4 ROUTES IN THE NORTH WEST 4X4 Routes in the North West province:  ...
Read More