This capital city of Limpopo is a modern and busy city which enjoys a strategic place in the north. Polokwane experiences perfect weather year round. Its rich history and culture is evident everywhere with the many sculptures, monuments and museums. Here are some of the best attractions:
Meropa Entertainment World and Polokwane Casino provides a big range of attractions and facilities for all round fun. There is a cultural market and fair with wonderful art and craft, an Amphitheatre, Magic Speedway for go-carting, little golf, as well as wildlife encounters.
The WildThingz Garden has a Reptile and Bird Park, Butterfly and insectarium park. The butterflies are all indigenous making this a special world first. The Bird of Prey Centre is this Limpopo city has lots of species including the quickest - Peregrine Falcon.
The Polokwane Game Reserve on the edge of the city has twenty-one game species including the White Rhino. Visitors to this Limpopo province game reserve can enjoy game drives, incredible walks and hikes in a reserve that has an aloe forest and special vegetation not found anyplace else worldwide. Polokwane has different historic attractions and a remarkable history.
Just outside the city is Mkapans Valley, a charming area rich with discovery. Makapans valley, a National Heritage place, contains fossils, sediments, bones and artifacts dating back more than three million years have been found.
Generally the best Johannesburg to Polokwane flight time to book is 2 months in advance. And the cheap days to fly are Wednesday, Tuesday, and Saturdays. Sunday is the most costly.
There are one direct flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane.
South African airways offers non-stop flights between Polokwane and Johannesburg.
Visitors can expect seven flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane on average per day.
Early morning - twenty-nine percent of flight departures
• Morning - forty-three percent of flight departures
• Afternoon - twenty-nine percent of flight departures
Visitors can expect a direct flight to take about one hour, flying a distance of about 188 kilometers.
• Johannesburg 175 miles from Polokwane.
• South African Airways has the most nonstop flights between Polokwane and Johannesburg.