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DIRECTIONS TO NAHAKWE LODGE-MAMAILA VILLAGE
Coming from Polokwane (90km)
Coming from N1-head to Mall of the North, then take the R81 road to Giyani. Drive towards Mooketsi, (approximately 80km). At the Shell Garage in Mooketsi, turn left, staying on the R81 to Giyani. Drive approx.10 km and turn left on the Lemondokop Road. Continue straight for 22km. On your way at the P&L hardware store keep right. Continue driving, passing a very big Fig tree on your right. The entrance to Nahakwe Lodge is shortly after on you left.
From Tzaneen(68 km)
From Tzaneen follow Modjadjieskloof road, pass through Modjadjieskloof town heading towards Mooketsi. ,until you get to the Shell garage. Turn right onto the R81 road to Giyani. Drive 10km till you get to the Lemondokop road and turn left. Continue straight for 22km. On your way at the P&L hardware store keep right. Continue driving, passing a very big Fig tree on your right. The entrance to Nahakwe Lodge is shortly after on you left.
From Elim (42 km)
From Elim Mall, take road R578 towards Giyani, and drive approx. 21km till you reach Viva Petrol station, (will be on your left.) Turn right at stop sign. Drive 22km, passing the Global Havelish garage on your right. Shortly after crossing a bridge, and passing a small hill on your right, you will find the entrance to Nahakwe Lodge on your right.
From Thohoyandou:(80 km)
When you arrive at Tshakhuma Fruit market you turn to the left to the Levubu road, drive till you reach the T-Junction, turn to the right towards Elim, drive about 20 km and you will reach the stop sign at Mashao,turn to left and drive through Mashao village till you reach Bungeni stop signs near the Taxi rank,cross straight and you will join the R578 road, turn left here. Follow that road, just after the hump there is a 4 way stop and Viva Petrol station, turn to the right. Drive about 22km, passing the Global Havelish garage on your right, pass the bridge, and passing a small hill on your right, the entrance to Nahakwe is on the right.
From Giyani:(70 km)
Drive and take the Elim road,R578.Drive for 50km till you reach the Viva petrol station ,will be on you right, turn to the left drive for about 22km,till you reach Global Havelish garage, pass the bridge, drive pass the small hill on your right,you will see Nahakwe Lodge entrance on your right.
P.S.please keep an eye open for the cattle especially if driving in the dark, and please potholes as well.