Thohoyandou, Limpopo Valley - Things to do
OVERVIEW:Thohoyandou is the administrative and legislative centre for the Venda region in the Limpopo Province of South Africa.Thohoyandou is the former capital of the independent homeland of the Venda people. Its name means "head of the elephant" in Venda.
The town is the commercial, administrative and legislative centre for the district. It is a bustling centre of commerce, well served with shopping complexes, an interesting museum and a hotel and casino of international standard.
Thohoyandou is situated in the south of Venda, on the main road between Louis Trichardt and the Kruger National Park. This is the lush agricultural centre of Venda, with its banana plantations, acres of sub-tropical fruit, tobacco and maize lands.
Thohoyandou is the main development node in the Thulamela Local Municipal Area with a total of approximately 80 000 residents within the proclaimed boundaries of the town. It is further surrounded by numerous rural settlements situated on the outskirts of the proclaimed area.
Accommodation near Thohoyandou, Limpopo Valley
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Copacopa Luxury Lodge and Conference Centre is a comfortable lodging and conference facility at Lambani 15Km from Kruger National Park Punda Maria Gate in Vhembe district of Limpopo. It is an ideal stopover for those travelling to the unspoilt north of Kruger National Park. Accomodation in our 11 one bedroomed chalets and a four bedroomed selfcatering cottage is underpinned by service "Beyond ...
Things to do near Thohoyandou, Limpopo Valley
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Thohoyandou is the administrative and legislative centre for the Venda region in the Limpopo Province of South Africa.Thohoyandou is the former capital of the independent homeland of the Venda people. Its name means "head of the elephant" in Venda. The town is the commercial, administrative and legislative centre for the district. It is a bustling centre of commerce, well served with shopping complexes, ...
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 30° 28' 60" E / 22° 57' 0" S
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Directions to Thohoyandou Tourism in Thohoyandou, Limpopo Valley
|Departing: O.R. Tambo International Airport|
|Address: O R Thambo Airport Road, OR Tambo International Airport (JNB), Kempton Park 1627, South Africa|
|Distance: 2.7 km / Duration: 5 hours 2 mins|
|1.||Head northwest||0.5 km|
|2.||Slight left onto the R21 N ramp to City Center/Kempton Park/Pretoria||0.4 km|
|3.||Merge onto R21||36.3 km|
|4.||Take exit 134 for N1 N toward Polokwane||1.6 km|
|5.||Merge onto N1|
Partial toll road
|6.||Turn left to stay on N1|
Partial toll road
|7.||Continue onto R101||2.7 km|
|8.||At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Grobler St/R101|
Continue to follow Grobler St
|9.||Turn left onto Mark St||1.3 km|
|10.||Slight right onto Landdros Mare St||8.6 km|
|11.||Continue onto Louis Trichardt||1.5 km|
|12.||Continue onto N1||97.9 km|
|13.||Turn right at Songozwi St||2.1 km|
|14.||Continue straight onto R524||66.7 km|
Destination will be on the right
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