35 days in Limpopo Province Itinerary

35 days in Limpopo Province Itinerary

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35 days in Limpopo Province Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Hoedspruit
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Tzaneen
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Polokwane
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Mokopane
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Bela Bela
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Johannesburg

7
nights
Hoedspruit

Hoedspruit offers proximity to Kruger National Park and features an airport, making it a popular jump-off point for a variety of tours and safaris.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tshukudu Game Lodge and Siyafunda Conservation. Go for a jaunt from Hoedspruit to Phalaborwa to see Amarula Lapa about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kinyonga Reptile Center, explore the galleries of iNyoka Art Gallery, buy something for everyone on your list at 24 Degrees South, and view the masterpieces at Ukuthula Designs.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Hoedspruit trip app .

Johannesburg to Hoedspruit is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Johannesburg in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Hoedspruit. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tzaneen.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Amarula Lapa
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Safaris
Tshukudu Game Lodge ©
Tshukudu Game Lodge
Siyafunda Conservation ©
Siyafunda Conservation

6
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Tzaneen

Tzaneen ©
Tzaneen is a large tropical garden town situated in the Mopani District Municipality of the Limpopo province in South Africa. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Debengeni Waterfall and Vervet Monkey Foundation. Escape the urban bustle at Blueberry Heights Farm and Big Boabab. Venture out of the city with trips to Haenertsburg (Sequoia Gardens, Haenertsburg Cemetery, & more) and Modjadji Nature Reserve (in Duiwelskloof). There's still lots to do: hike along Magoebaskloof Hiking Trail, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Agatha Crocodile Ranch, and get in on the family fun at Mangela Animal Touch Farm.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Tzaneen attractions planning tool .

Drive from Hoedspruit to Tzaneen in 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Tzaneen are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Polokwane.

Things to do in Tzaneen

Parks Nightlife Theme Parks

Side Trips

Haenertsburg, Modjadji Nature Reserve, Big Boabab
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Debengeni Waterfall ©
Debengeni Waterfall
Zwakala Brewery ©
Zwakala Brewery
Haenertsburg Cemetery ©
Haenertsburg Cemetery

7
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Polokwane

Polokwane ©
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Meropa Casino & Entertainment World and Polokwane. Step out of the city life by going to Walk With Lions and Polokwane Game Reserve. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Mall of the North, perfect your strike at Let's Go Bowling - The Farmyard, tour the pleasant surroundings at Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park, and see the interesting displays at Bakone Malapa Open-Air Museum.

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Getting from Tzaneen to Polokwane by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tzaneen in December, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Polokwane. You will leave for Mokopane on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Polokwane

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Big Cat Experiences
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Big Cat Experiences ©
Big Cat Experiences
Meropa Casino & Entertainment World ©
Polokwane ©
Polokwane

6
nights
Mokopane

Mokopane ©
Mokopane, is a town in the Limpopo province of South Africa. Take a break from the city and head to Nylsvley Nature Reserve and Mokopane Biodiversity Conservation Centre. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Jugomaro Predator Park and Bouncy Croc.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mokopane online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Polokwane to Mokopane takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will leave for Bela Bela on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Mokopane

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mookgophong, Jugomaro Predator Park
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Nylsvley Nature Reserve ©
Nylsvley Nature Reserve
Jugomaro Predator Park ©
Jugomaro Predator Park

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nights
Bela Bela

Bela Bela ©
Taking a trip to Bela Bela allows visitors to enjoy mild weather and many hot springs.
Escape the urban bustle at Zebula Golf Course and Marakele National Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Welgevonden Nature Reserve and Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. Explore Bela Bela's surroundings by going to Modimolle (Nylstroom) (Bergenbos Kontreiwinkel & Koro Creek Bushveld Golf Estate).

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bela Bela trip planner .

Getting from Mokopane to Bela Bela by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bela Bela

Parks Wildlife Golf

Side Trips

Modimolle (Nylstroom), Welgevonden Nature Reserve, Marakele National Park
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Welgevonden Nature Reserve ©
Welgevonden Nature Reserve
Marakele National Park ©
Marakele National Park
Koro Creek Bushveld Golf Estate ©
Koro Creek Bushveld Golf Estate