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Not to be confused with: Vicksburg

Ficksburg is a mountain town in Setsoto municipality in Thabo Mofutsanyana.


Close to the Lesotho border, Ficksburg is between the foot of Imperani Mountain and and the banks of the Caledon River. The town is the middle of an important agricultural region, producing all kinds of grain, fruit, livestock and vegetables.

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  • Imperani Mountain.
  • 1 Pinedene Small Arms Museum, 36 Brand St, +27 51 933 4301, . Displays around 500 military firearms, militaria and sporting weapons used throughout South Africa's colonial and twentieth century history.


  • Ficksburg Cherry Festival, 1 Shawground Rd, +27 51 933 6486. Held in mid-November every year, Ficksburg declares itself to be the "cherry capital of the world". Many cherry farms hold tours during this time and there are live musical performances on stage during the Cherry Festival show.






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