In the 'hood, Hoedspruit as a destination

Directly translated from the Afrikaans the relatively small town of Hoedspruit, which lies at the foot of the Klein Drakensberg on the old Selati railway line from Phalaborwa to Kaapmuiden, means “hat creek”. The story involves one of the town’s pioneers who took off his hat, after a particularly arduous trek over the mountains into the heat of the Lowveld, and threw it into the Sandspruit ... cont.

Guersney 194, Hoedspruit, 1380, Valley of The Olifants, Limpopo, South Africa

Amenities in the area

  • Airport (30 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (35 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (35 km)
  • Bus Line (35 km)
  • Business Services (35 km)
  • Car Hire (35 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (35 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (35 km)
  • Grocery Store (35 km)
  • Internet Café (35 km)
  • Laundromat (35 km)
  • Post Office (35 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (35 km)
  • Shopping Mall (35 km)
  • Train Station (35 km)

Activities

  • Abseiling
  • Bird watching
  • Bungee jump
  • Canopy tours
  • Children's entertainment
  • Clay pidgeon shooting
  • Cultural experiences
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa / massage
  • Helicopter Flips
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kloofing
  • Microlight flights
  • Quad biking
  • River cruises
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Swimming

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