Geography and History
Nelspruit is known as the gateway to Mpumalanga and the Kruger National Park.
Nelspruit is a major stopover point for tourists travelling to the Kruger National Park and to Mozambique.
Many people from Mozambique and Swaziland travel to Nelspruit for their monthly shopping.
Nelspruit has a range of accommodation options available from Bed and Breakfasts, Guest Houses to Self Catering units.
The Botanical Gardens just outside of the town have a rare collection of plant species and visitors to the gardens will be able to see the first man-made rain forest. Sudwala Caves, Dinosaur Park and Cultural Centre is a must-see for any visitor to the region.
The Nelspruit Nature Reserve offers several walks through the reserve, lasting from one to six hours. The Green Heritage Hiking Trail offers a pleasant, relaxing way to enjoy the reserve.
There are many restaurants on offer in Nelspruit to suit every visitors budget. There is a great selection of restaurants, coffee shops and pubs to choose from!
Nelspruit has a thriving business community and provides a wide range of goods and services to its residents as well as surrounding communities.
|Nelspruit (Mbombela) Tourism Office Information|
|Telephone:||013 759 5300/01|
|Fax:||013 755 3928|