Louis Trichardt, ‘The Gateway to the North’ only 115 kilometres from the Northern border with Zimbabwe, is an important pit-stop for travellers and transporters before ascending the Soutpansberg (Saltpan) Mountains. Louis Trichardt is blessed with diverse surrounding terrain and vegetation. With Baobab trees on the semi-arid planes to the North and the tropical Fruit and nut farms to the East, as well as rich grass lands to the west and south. Provide us with a wide variety of industry and farming, not forgetting the many game lodges and resorts taking advantage of the close proximity to the Kruger national park. Major events in the town include the popular Kremetart cycle tour, the Hanglip golf challenge and Conway Rugby day all being enjoyed by local and national participants. For the touring enthusiasts there are multiple cultural and heritage sites to see, our internationally acclaimed traditional carvers, potters are always happy to show their wares. Louis Trichardt is an interesting melting pot of talents and cultures.
Visit SA Venues to view some of the lodges situated in Louis Trichardt.