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Protected Area Mokala National Park

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Located in South Africa :: Northern Cape (Great Karoo)
Category: Protected Areas :: Protected Area


Deriving its name from the Setswana word meaning 'Kameeldoring', Mokala is the newest park in the SAN Parks catalogue, where one can view these indigenous trees along with black and white Rhino, Tsessebe antelope and Black Wildebeest.

Pleasant weather from April-May (Autumn) and September (Spring). Midsummer and mid winter experience extreme temperatures.

Accommodation in the park is available at the 'Haak-en-Steek' Camp, Motswedi Camp, Mosu Camp or Mofele Lodge.

Address :  Northern Cape, South Africa
Postal :  Mokala National Park, Kimberley / Modder Rivier / Plooysburg District, P.O. Box 281, Modder Rivier, 8700, Northern Cape, South Africa
Contact :  Hein Grobler
Tel :  +27(0)53 204 8000
Tel2 :  +27(0)53 204 8001
Cell :  +27(0)82 233 9111
Email :  Click Here
Host Website :  Click Here
Cellphone Reception :  Intermittent Main Cellular Network :  MTN

Opening Times : 

Summer:06:00-19:00; Winter:07:00-18:00

Time Information
Best Time to Visit :  April-May(Autumn) and September (Spring)
Gate Opening and Closing Times :  Summer: 06:00 - 19:00; Winter: 07:00 - 18:00
Reception Opening and Closing Times :  Summer: 06:00-19:00; Winter: 07:00-18:00

Rates and Payment
Payment Methods Accepted :  Credit Card, Debit Card

General Information
Nearest ATM :  78km/Kimberley
Nearest Bank :  Kimberley/78km

Destination Information
Lodging Camping Restaurant Airstrip

Conference Facilities Swimming Pool

Game Viewing Game Drives Hiking Trails Horse Trails Fishing Swimming Bird Watching
Night Drives
Game to View :  Black Rhino. White Rhino. Disease-free Buffalo. Red Hartebeest. Blue Wildebeest. Black Wildebeest.
Notes on Activities :  Flyfishing. (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information
Closest Town :  Kimberley

There is no ATM facility available in the park.

There is no fuel station or groceries shop in the park. The closest fuel station is at Modderrivier.

Meals need to be pre-booked.

Sedan vehicles might not be suitable for all roads within the park when there has been rain in the area. Contact beforehand to find out conditions of the roads.

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