Nature Reserves near Polokwane

© Open safari vehicle game drive in Welgevonden Private Game Reserve.

Find the distances of various nature reserves near Polokwane for your South African self-drive trip. Come experience the beauty and stunning wildlife of Limpopo Nature Reserves in South Africa.

Karongwe Game Reserve

Distance: 159km
GPS Coordinates: 24.:17:93.31 S
30:56:36.9 E

The Karongwe Game Reserve in Limpopo is a beautiful natural environment that is rich in game. It is also one of the best destinations in South Africa for spotting the elusive leopard.


Distance: 212 km
GPS Coordinates: 24:41:46.41 S
27:59:29.87 E

The Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in Limpopo is a safe-haven that provides for wildlife in South Africa that has been injured or abandoned. The centre has very popular volunteer and student programmes.

Mapungubwe National Park

Distance: 195 km
GPS Coordinates: 22:28:02.01 S
29:18:87.51 E

The Mapungubwe National Park in Limpopo is an exceptional experience for nature lovers, safari enthusiasts and culture vultures. Discover the fascinating history of the ancient kingdom of Mapungubwe through its rock art.

Welgevonden Game Reserve

Distance: 213 km
GPS Coordinates: 24:31:70.65 S
28:04:89.2 E

The Welgevonden Game Reserve in Limpopo makes for an excellent wildlife getaway. It is a 33 000 hectare heritage site that makes for lovely family holidays or romantic getaways.

Kololo Game Reserve

Distance: 245 km
GPS Coordinates: 24:38:08.73 S
27:86:03.67 E

The Kololo Game Reserve in the Waterberg Region of Limpopo is a malaria free reserve. It is the perfect location for the safari enthusiast to partake in game drive or walks. It is also home to a ranger program.

Blyde River Canyon

Distance: 256 km
GPS Coordinates: 24:59:08.37 S
30:82:53.02 E

The Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve in Mpumalanga is set amongst the Drakensberg Mountains. The canyons, formed by the Blyde River, provide a natural Eden for guests to explore and enjoy.

Marakele National Park

Distance: 318km
GPS Coordinates: 24:41:46.41S
27:59:29.87 E

Abundant in Flora and Fauna, the Marakele National Park in Limpopo is a prime location for birders as it is home to 400 different species. It is truly a pristine natural escape where guests can simply get away from it all.

South Africa Nature Reserves : Game Reserves and National Parks