9 days in Dullstroom, Hoedspruit & Bela Bela Itinerary

9 days in Dullstroom, Hoedspruit & Bela Bela Itinerary

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Dullstroom
— 2 nights
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Hoedspruit
— 3 nights
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Bela Bela
— 3 nights
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Dullstroom

— 2 nights
Dullstroom, also known as Emnothweni is a small town in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, and along with Underberg, it is one of South Africa's premier flyfishing destinations. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): tee off at Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate, then stroll through Dullstroom Bird of Prey & Rehabilitation Centre, and then stop by The Rock Shop.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Dullstroom route planner.

Cape Town to Dullstroom is an approximately 16.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Cape Town in April, expect Dullstroom to be little chillier, temps between 25°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Dullstroom

Golf · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Hoedspruit

— 3 nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from Hoedspruit: Hazyview (Perry's Bridge Reptile Park & Elephant Whispers). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre and look for gifts at Kumbaya Home Decor.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Hoedspruit online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Dullstroom to Hoedspruit takes 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Dullstroom in April, with highs in Hoedspruit at 30°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bela Bela.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

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Bela Bela

— 3 nights
Taking a trip to Bela Bela allows visitors to enjoy mild weather and many hot springs.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bela Bela: Welgevonden Nature Reserve (in Vaalwater) and Bergenbos Kontreiwinkel (in Modimolle (Nylstroom)). There's lots more to do: stroll through Adventures with Elephants, play a few rounds at Zebula Golf Course, and savor the flavors at L'abri Farm Shop and Brewery.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bela Bela visit planning tool.

You can drive from Hoedspruit to Bela Bela in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Hoedspruit in April, Bela Bela is slightly colder at night with lows of 9°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bela Bela

Wildlife · Parks · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trips

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