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Travel routes and times from central Gauteng

Phalaborwa Gate

  • Take the N1 toll-road to Polokwane (Pietersburg).
  • 40km before Polokwane turn right onto the R71 and head for Tzaneen.
  • After Tzaneen, head towards Phalaborwa and the gate. Allow between 6 to 7 hours for the trip to the gate.
  • Balule camp is 85km away from the gate. Allow about 3 hours for the drive to the camp, however if you want to enjoy the game viewing possibilities give yourself more time!
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Gate Times

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  • There are significant archaeological ruins at Thulamela and Masorini.

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Min: 8°C / Max: 26°C

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Min: 9°C / Max: 29°C

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