|Can you find Bela Bela?|
Bela Bela, formerly known as Warmbaths, is situated in the Bushveld of the
|In Pretoria jacaranda trees line many streets. |
In Bela Bela flamboyants adorn the streets.
A significant mountain range in the region is the Waterberg that stretches from Mokopane in the east to Thabazimbi in the west. The name of the range is derived from the sandstone formations that retain rainwater in sufficient quantities to make a suitable environment for man and beast. As most of the region tends to be dry, the Bushveld is mostly cattle and game farming country.
|The Waterberg range near Bela Bela|
Bela Bela has a pleasant climate. The average winter temperature varies from a mild night-temperature of 7ºC to 24ºC in the day. The average for the summer ranges from 16ºC tot 29ºC. The town enjoys 286 sunny days on average. The average annual rainfall is 625 mm, which mainly occurs in summer.
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Bela Bela is home to a number of very capable medical practitioners. In fact, one of the is dr. A B de Villiers, father of the Protea cricketer, A B de Villiers.
|Bela Bela's most famous son. Can you guess who it is?|
The provincial hospital offers public health care.
In addition to the above,
Although local residents have access to basic shopping facilities, they sometimes find it necessary to visit large shopping malls in
However, the Bela Mall opened its doors in 2014, making it less necessary to visit large shopping malls elsewhere. Click HERE for more information.
|Game viewing near Bela Bela|
Bela Bela offers some excellent restaurants to satisfy most palates. Click HERE for more information.