11 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

11 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

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11 days in Mpumalanga Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Dullstroom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Graskop
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Hazyview
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Nelspruit
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: Johannesburg

2
nights
Dullstroom

Dullstroom ©
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. On the 26th (Wed), look for gifts at The Rock Shop, look for all kinds of wild species at Dullstroom Bird of Prey and Rehabilitation Centre, then identify plant and animal life at Dullstroom Bird Of Prey & Rehabilitation Centre, and finally examine the collection at Krugerhof Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): sample the tasty concoctions at Anvil Ale Brewery and then tee off at Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dullstroom itinerary planner.

Johannesburg to Dullstroom is an approximately 3-hour car ride. On the 28th (Fri), you're off toGraskop.

Things to do in Dullstroom

Outdoors Golf Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Krugerhof Museum
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Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate ©
Anvil Ale Brewery ©
Anvil Ale Brewery

2
nights
Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre and then look for gifts at Delgoa Arts & Crafts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Pilgrims Rest, explore the striking landscape at Bourkes' Luck Potholes, then make a trip to Panoramic Route Mpumalanga, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wonder View, and finally cruise along Panorama Route.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Graskop vacation planner.

You can drive from Dullstroom to Graskop in 2 hours. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hazyview.

Things to do in Graskop

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, God's Window, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
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Panorama Route ©
Panorama Route
Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes

3
nights
Hazyview

Hazyview ©
A gateway to the popular Kruger National Park, Hazyview boasts an enviable location in South Africa's lowveld, surrounded by a staggering number of both natural and historic sites.
Escape the urban bustle at Thornybush Game Reserve and Elephant Whispers. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hazyview: Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre (in Hoedspruit) and Skukuza Golf Course (in Skukuza). There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Shangana Cultural Village and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hazyview trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Graskop to Hazyview in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nelspruit.

Things to do in Hazyview

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Skukuza Golf Course, Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre
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Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre ©
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers
Shangana Cultural Village ©
Shangana Cultural Village

3
nights
Nelspruit

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.
On the 3rd (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary and then play a few rounds at Leopard Creek Country Club. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Lowveld National Botanical Garden, stop by Africa Joy, and then contemplate the long history of Matsamo Cultural Village.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Nelspruit trip generator.

Traveling by car from Hazyview to Nelspruit takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Nelspruit can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

White River, Leopard Creek Country Club, Matsamo Cultural Village
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Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary ©
Sudwala Caves ©
Sudwala Caves
Leopard Creek Country Club ©
Leopard Creek Country Club

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