Polokwane Tourism, South Africa

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Polokwane (UK /ˌpɒləˈkwɑːnɪ/), meaning "Place of Safety", is a city in the Polokwane Local Municipality and the capital of the Limpopo province, South Africa. It is also often referred to by its former official name, Pietersburg. Polokwane is South Africa's largest urban centre north of Gauteng. It was one of the host cities of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Polokwane, South Africa. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Polokwane*

  • Pollution Statistics in Polokwane

    Know the pollution level of Polokwane before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Polokwane: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Polokwane for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Polokwane.

    • Burglary and Theft 90 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 80 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 80 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 80 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 85 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 81.25 (Very High)
    • Attacks 80 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 15 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 85 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 80 (Very High)
  • Living in Polokwane - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 16.48 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 93.04 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 65.52 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Polokwane

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Polokwane

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 56.6 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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