The city of Polokwane is the capital and cultural hub of the Limpopo Province. It’s not easy to miss for those traveling to this part of the world as it sits on the Great North Road and must be passed through to reach Kruger National Park and the Mageobaskloof. The city is served by Polokwane International Airport. A drive along the N1 or a train ride from Pretoria, Johannesburg, and Musina can also be a means of arriving.
Between the city and the surrounding nature, there is plenty to do in Polokwane, even for those stopping by for a night. An excellent selection of dining establishments can be found throughout the city, and shopping opportunities can be found at such sites as the Savanna Mall. Meropa Casino
is on hand for an upmarket casino experience, and there is the Hugh Exton Photographic Museum housed in an 1890 Dutch reformed church. Nature enthusiast have plenty of options at their fingertips, including Mokopane Biodiversity Center and Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park
Accommodation in Polokwane includes hotels, guest houses, and lodges. Travelers can choose to stay within the city or along the R101 route near Kuschke Nature Reserve
. Find the most suitable accommodation for you by clicking on our interactive map and exploring Polokwane for hotels and must-see destinations.