If your trip to Phokeng is all sorted out but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.If you’re eager to see more, Waterfall Mall, Royal Bafokeng Stadium and Kgaswane Mountain Reserve are popular among visitors and within a quick drive of the downtown area.
Rent a car and get around Phokeng at your own pace. Love to head out into some nearby natural areas? Choose an SUV. This vehicle is perfect for those after adventure in the great outdoors. Just want to get easily from A to B and traveling lightly? If you aren’t planning on doing a lot of driving, a zippy mini is a terrific option.
There’s loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Phokeng. From luxury models to zippy little compacts that make parking a breeze, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your perfect match of course depends on your budget and what activities you plan on doing. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures require no more than enough space for your luggage and buddies. What type of car will it be this time?
In Phokeng, motorists drive on the left side of the road. That means the driver’s seat is on the right side. If your rental vehicle has a manual transmission, get comfortable with changing gears with your left hand.
It’s relatively easy to find a car space in Phokeng, though it can be tricky to secure a spot in the biggest and busiest streets. Booking a hotel that provides guests with on-site parking is always a smart idea.
While navigating through the streets of Phokeng, keep in mind that the speed limits range from 60km/h to 120km/h. Most residential areas are 60km/h unless posted otherwise.
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen car rental company may bill the amount of the fine to your credit card. This is the most common approach. On the other hand, it may give your contact information to the relevant local agency so the fine is issued directly to you.
As long as you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, it’s fine to use your cell phone while driving a car in Phokeng. But ensure you keep concentrating on the road.
In Phokeng, it is against the law to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.05%. If you plan to have a couple of drinks with lunch or dinner, leave your car at your hotel.
Turning on a red light isn’t permitted in Phokeng. Always be on the alert for traffic signs and lights to make sure you don’t break any road rules.
Subject to a few exceptions, seat belts must be worn when the vehicle is in motion in Rustenburg.