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  • Great self-drive day trips and adventures for the whole family

    What can we do?  Where can we go to? What to do this holiday? Consult this fantastic guide for day trips, things to do, shopping, adventures and places to take kids to. Download guide:  Nelspruit White River Attractions and Day Trips 2017 Do not forget to visit this website every … more »


  • Increasing reports of Traffic Cop Corruption

    Roadside corruption is rearing its ugly head again, and it is effecting tourism really badly.  Tourists get targeted and that results in them leaving the country immediately without finishing their tour. Unfortunately our own community is largely to blame for this crime getting out of control.  For many years you … more »


  • Gate quotas in effect for day visitors at the Kruger National Park over the school holidays

    The day visitor quota for the Kruger National Park is a management tool that’s used to maintain the park’s carrying capacity. It is in place throughout the year, but generally only needs to be applied over long weekends and holidays due to the volume of park visitors. Pre-booked day visitors … more »


  • Kruger Lowveld Joins SA Tourism Roadshows (Nordics and Netherlands)

    Kruger Lowveld Tourism was fortunate enough to be selected for the SA Tourism Roadshows to the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) and the Netherlands.  Lisa Sheard represented us on both roadshows, which took place consecutively from 23 – 27 October and 30 October – 3 November 2017. Having … more »


  • Feedback on the Gauteng Getaway Show

    This year Kruger Lowveld did things a little differently for the Gauteng Getaway Show, which was held at the Ticketpro Dome from 23 to 25 September. Members who offer activities were invited to participate, by having their brochures on our stand. These included Hylton Ross, Tours and Tickets, The Lowveld National Botanical … more »


  • Kruger Lowveld 2017 Z-Card now available

    The Kruger Lowveld’s 2017 edition of the free Z-CARD map has arrived and will be distributed over the next few weeks. Boxes of the maps will be available during Kruger Lowveld’s Tourism Month roadshows this week, and are also available at our offices at the Crossing Centre.   We printed 150 000 copies … more »


  • Attend the Annual Kruger Lowveld Tourism Roadshows

    During Tourism Month, we will once again host our annual roadshows to update all stakeholders on past activities and plans for the future. We will show our new video, new website and make a presentation about Tourism as a Growth Sector, how our destination is performing and discuss how we … more »


  • Annual Tariff increase at Mpumalanga nature reserves

    The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) will, with effect from 1 November 2017, implement an increase in its tariffs (including the entry and accommodation fees) at its various nature reserves around the province. This increase will go a long way in addressing some of the infrastructure maintenance challenges experienced … more »


  • Mpumalanga Show: 31 August to 3 September

    The Mpumalanga Show will be held from 31 August to 3 September at the Mbombela stadium. It will be a showcase for the diverse agriculture, forestry, tourism, and wildlife offerings in the province, while also serving as a hub for innovation, collaboration and the exchanging of ideas. For more information, … more »


  • Book your tickets for this weekend’s Lowveld Book Festival

    The Lowveld Book Festival takes place at Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River, Mpumalanga, this weekend – 19 and 20 August. The programme includes fantastic authors and celebrities, such as Gareth Cliff, Samantha Cowen, Tony Park, Karina Szcuzurek (the 5th Mrs Brink), Adam Cruise, Athol Williams, Bridget Hilton-Barber, Elaine Pillay, … more »