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The Eye of Kuruman

Kuruman, South Africa
+27 53 712 1001
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The eye of kuruman

The place is filthy with booze bottles and litter. It's also not safe. The General area leaves one... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
via mobile
A little sad.

The lake/park is not kept and the entire town is strewn with plastic, bottles and other trash... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
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  • Very good14%
  • Average25%
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  • Terrible39%
11 Sep 2017
“20 million liters of water per day !!!”
8 Jun 2017
“Lost little wonder!”
Kuruman, South Africa
+27 53 712 1001
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is filthy with booze bottles and litter. It's also not safe. The General area leaves one feeling vulnerable and on guard. Lots of drunk people all over the place. The people are rude and it feels like prison.

Thank Squadfox
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The lake/park is not kept and the entire town is strewn with plastic, bottles and other trash. Kuruman needs a good clean up.

Thank JGrove1983
Reviewed 30 October 2017

After last being to the little piece of paradise we last visited 30 years ago, I was nearly in tears to see what it has become! how on earth can people be allowed to let such a precious natural wonder get SO run down and...More

Thank Ansa R
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The eye of Kuruman must be one of the seven natural wonders of Southern Africa! Imagine 20 000 litres of pure crystal clear cold water pouring out from underneath the earth in such a hot and arid place such as Kuruman! It is a constant...More

Thank stefanmF859QO
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The "Eye of Kuruman" were 20 million liters of water pushes to the surface - into a large pond - every day. Kuruman lies in one of the driest parts of South Africa - so this abundance of water is a real freak of nature....More

Thank Louis R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We thought of visiting The Eye. But on seeing the mess & vagrants around the area & the fact we did not feel safe we just gave up. It is suggested this once tourist spot be taken off the map.

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We parked at Tourist Information Centre and asked at reception about The Eye. We were told we had to pay her an entrance fee and walk through the double gates opposite. On going through the gate a man charged over to us from inside the...More

Thank Sonia B
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We looked forward to visiting The Eye and actually went to see for ourselves what it was like but from the time we turned the corner off the main street and to the gate we knew we were not going to pay to go in....More

Thank onthego2much
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Sadly we did not get further than to look through the fence at this Natural Wonder! The area is run down and full of litter and vagrants and we feared for our safety. What an opportunity the Municipality is missing!

1  Thank Shelley L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Make sure your cars are locked and windows closed and do not leave your car with valuables in sight. In fact do not stop and just drive straight through. We had a police escort out of town as we were targeted by criminals trying to...More

1  Thank 998pamela
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