Things to do in

Hoedspruit & Surrounds

  • The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa.  Orpen and Phalaborwa gates are easily accessible from Hoedspruit.  Click here to check it out

  • 24Degrees South:  A unique travellers’ destination.  Delicious food, great coffee, interesting shopping.  Explore the on-site silk production and visit the car and bike museum.  Click here to check it out 

  • Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre – A guided tour through the facility on the back of an open game drive vehicle where King Cheetah, wild dog and a number of other animals can be viewed at close range.  Click here to check it out

  • Blyde Dam Boat Cruise: Enjoy the splendour of the third largest Canyon in the world on this guided barge tour of the dam.  Click here to check it out

  • Moholoholo is a centre for the rehabilitation of injured and poisoned wild animals and birds. Visitors get to feed the vultures from their hand and see lions and cheetah up close and personal!  Click here to check it out

  • Maseke Mountain Biking: offers morning and afternoon mountain bike rides in the pristine Greater Kruger National Park. Ride through the wilderness and spot the famous members of the BIG 5. Bikes available for hire or guests may bring their own.  Click here to check it out


  • This snake and reptile haven at Kinyonga Reptile Park  is well worth a stop!  See the scariest beasts – black and green mambas, boomslangs and Mozambican Spitting Cobras.  Click here to check it out 

Eating out in

Hoedspruit & Surrounds