4 days in Nelspruit & Limpopo Province Itinerary

4 days in Nelspruit & Limpopo Province Itinerary

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4 days in Nelspruit & Limpopo Province Itinerary

Start: Polokwane
Drive:  4 h 15 min
1
Nelspruit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Hoedspruit
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Polokwane

2
nights
Nelspruit

Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, Nelspruit provides visitors with a convenient base point boasting two airports and an enviable location on the road between Johannesburg and the Mozambican border.
Venture out of the city with trips to Perry's Bridge Reptile Park (in Hazyview) and Kruger National Park (Safaris & Napi Wilderness Trail). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Sudwala Caves, see the interesting displays at Sudwala Dinosaur Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nelspruit online sightseeing planner .

Polokwane to Nelspruit is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kruger National Park, Perry's Bridge Reptile Park
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Safaris
Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park ©
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Kinyonga Reptile Center and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hoedspruit online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Nelspruit to Hoedspruit takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and taxi. January in Hoedspruit sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Kinyonga Reptile Center ©
Kinyonga Reptile Center

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