Parktown is just north of Rosebank and is a beautiful sought-after, upmarket suburb of Johannesburg. The streets are lined with lush trees and you will also find some of the finest restaurants in this conveniently situated town.
While visiting Parktown, you will have choice of superb restaurants in the area. There is also a well kept golf course where you can play a relaxing 18 holes with family or friends. Also nearby Parktown is the popular Rosebank African Craft Market where you will find hand-crafted beadwork and african masks, as well as food stalls and lots for the whole family to do. The Rosebank African Craft Market is open daily until 17:00. Zoo Lake is a must for the family if you are wanting relax on the lush park grounds that surround the central pond where you can have fun on the row boats, or have a game of tennis or a round of bowls. The SA Museum of Military History is nearby and is full of interesting exhibits starting from the Anglo Boer War, WWI, WWII & the Civil War Against Apartheid.
Parktown is in the Johannesburg area and therefore has a moderate climate with warm summer months with most rainfall as thunderstorms and cool winter days with very cold winter evenings.