This is one of the richest paleontology sites in the world. These sites team with scientists uncovering hominid fossils aged as old as 2 million years. It's incredible to stand, watch, and reflect as our ancient ancestors are being unearthed.
While in the area, check out the Nirox Contemporary Art Foundation (www.niroxarts.com). The artists' residence and sculpture park contain works by South African and international artists. A peaceful place. You'll want to stay.