Visitors can enjoy sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, parasailing and water skiing.
This has become a popular way to explore the rugged hillsides around the town.
Paragliding and hang-gliding are both popular, as is hot-air ballooning.
The area also boasts one of South Africa's few inland dive sites - a 33m-deep open cast chrome mine at Miracle Waters.
Visit the Welwitschia Market and Chameleon Village for arts, crafts and curios.
The Aerial Cableway Hartbeespoort offers visitors panoramic views of the Magaliesberg Mountains.