15 days in Limpopo Province Itinerary

15 days in Limpopo Province Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Thabazimbi
— 2 nights
2
Bela Bela
— 3 nights
3
Polokwane
— 3 nights
4
Hoedspruit
— 6 nights

2
nights
Thabazimbi

Thabazimbi ©
Thabazimbi is an iron mining town in the Limpopo province of South Africa. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Marakele National Park.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Thabazimbi trip builder.

Cape Town to Thabazimbi is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Cape Town in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Thabazimbi, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Bela Bela.

Things to do in Thabazimbi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Marakele National Park
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Marakele National Park ©
Marakele National Park
Marakele Animal Sanctuary ©
Marakele Animal Sanctuary

3
nights
Bela Bela

Bela Bela ©
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: Bergenbos Kontreiwinkel (in Modimolle (Nylstroom)), Jugomaro Predator Park (in Groblersdal) and Welgevonden Nature Reserve (in Vaalwater). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Adventures with Elephants and tee off at Zebula Golf Course.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bela Bela itinerary builder.

Drive from Thabazimbi to Bela Bela in 2 hours. While traveling from Thabazimbi, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bela Bela, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Polokwane.

Things to do in Bela Bela

Wildlife Parks Golf

Side Trips

Bergenbos Kontreiwinkel, Jugomaro Predator Park, Welgevonden Nature Reserve
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Adventures with Elephants ©
Adventures with Elephants
Feracare Wildlife Centre ©
Feracare Wildlife Centre
Zebula Golf Course ©
Zebula Golf Course

3
nights
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Polokwane: Tzaneen (Vervet Monkey Foundation, Magoebaskloof Hiking Trail, &more) and Haenertsburg (Sequoia Gardens, Blueberry Heights Farm, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Polokwane and buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of the North.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Polokwane trip maker site.

You can drive from Bela Bela to Polokwane in 2 hours. Traveling from Bela Bela in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Polokwane, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hoedspruit.

Things to do in Polokwane

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Tzaneen, Haenertsburg
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Debengeni Waterfall ©
Debengeni Waterfall
Polokwane ©
Polokwane
Mall of the North ©
Mall of the North

6
nights
Hoedspruit

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hoedspruit: Phalaborwa (Safaris, Hans Merensky Golf Course, &more) and Big Boabab (in Gravelotte). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at iNyoka Art Gallery, and stop by Kumbaya Home Decor.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hoedspruit online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Polokwane to Hoedspruit in 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Hoedspruit when traveling from Polokwane in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hoedspruit

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Phalaborwa, Big Boabab
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Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre ©
Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre ©
Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre
Siyafunda Conservation ©
Siyafunda Conservation

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