8 days in Nelspruit & Marloth Park Itinerary

8 days in Nelspruit & Marloth Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mpumalanga tour planner

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Nelspruit
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Marloth Park
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Drive to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, Fly to O R Tambo International, Drive to Potchefstroom

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Nelspruit

Gateway to the Lowveld

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.
Sudwala Dinosaur Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): examine the collection at Sudwala Dinosaur Park.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Nelspruit trip builder site.

Potchefstroom to Nelspruit is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Potchefstroom in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Nelspruit: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marloth Park.

Things to do in Nelspruit

Museums
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Highlights from your trip

Marloth Park

— 7 nights
Marloth Park is a holiday town situated in northeastern South Africa in the Mpumalanga province (formerly Eastern Transvaal).GeographyOn the bank of the Crocodile River between Malelane and Komatipoort on the N4 national highway, Marloth Park is a wildlife sanctuary and holiday town. Your list of things to see and do now includes Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre, Perry's Bridge Reptile Park, and other attractions. Change things up with these side-trips from Marloth Park: Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park (in Malelane) and Kruger National Park (Tshokwane Picnic Site & Napi Wilderness Trail).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Marloth Park trip builder.

You can drive from Nelspruit to Marloth Park in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Marloth Park

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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