2 days in Polokwane & Bela Bela Itinerary

2 days in Polokwane & Bela Bela Itinerary

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Polokwane
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Bela Bela
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Polokwane

— 1 day
Polokwane, meaning "Place of Safety" in Northern Sotho, is a city in the Polokwane Local Municipality and the capital of the Limpopo province, South Africa. On the 2nd (Sat), browse the different shops at Mall of the North and then stroll through Polokwane Game Reserve.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Polokwane travel planning tool.

Johannesburg to Polokwane is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In January, daily temperatures in Polokwane can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bela Bela.

Things to do in Polokwane

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Bela Bela

— 1 night
Taking a trip to Bela Bela allows visitors to enjoy mild weather and many hot springs.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): stroll through De Wildt Shingwedzi Cheetah Ranch, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Adventures with Elephants, and then stroll through Mabalingwe Nature Reserve.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bela Bela travel route app.

Traveling by car from Polokwane to Bela Bela takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bela Bela

Parks · Wildlife
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