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How to get there

Travel routes and times from central Gauteng

By Air

The closest airport to Mopani is Gateway Airport situated in Phalaborwa. Gateway is situated approximately 3km from Phalaborwa Gate. There are daily scheduled flights between Gateway and OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.

By Road: Phalaborwa Gate

Take the N1 toll-road to Polokwane (Pietersburg). 4km 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. Mopani camp is approximately 74km 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!

Gate Times

See the relevant gate times for Kruger's camps.

GPS Co-ordinates

Check out the list of all your GPS coordinates for Kruger's camps.


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Did You Know?

  • Many accounts of the park's early days can be found in the Stevenson-Hamilton Memorial Library.

KNP Emergency Hotline

  • Report rule breakers and other incidents to KNP's Emergency Call Centre on 013 735 4325

Weather

Thohoyandou

C / 26°C
Sunny with high level clouds

Phalaborwa

14°C / 25°C
Sunny with high level clouds

Skukuza

C / 30°C
Sunny with high level clouds

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