Take a Historical Journey through Middelburg
One of Middleburg’s biggest surprises was the variety of history that is wrapped up in this Mpumalanga Town. The perfect mix of military, cultural, social and economic history – from the Anglo-Boer War to fried chicken - all with a story to tell and with a continuing relevance to today.
The Cultural Heartlands welcome you!
Of all Mpumalanga’s regions, none capture the vibrancy and spirit of South Africa’s ‘Rainbow Nation’ quite like the Cultural Heartlands. It’s the mix of opposites that all seem to find their place in this region that give this South African gem and the Eastern province its unique appeal..
1st Annual Mbombela Jazz Festival 2017
Come and watch some of the best Jazz performers such as the great Oliver Mtukudzi
THE MEDIA LAUNCH OF THE TOURISM AWARENESS PROGRAMME
STATEMENT BY THE MEC FOR FINANCE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM, MR SIKHUMBUZO KHOLWANE DURING THE MEDIA LAUNCH OF THE TOURISM AWARENESS PROGRAMME
3 Superb Self-Drive Destinations in Mpumalanga
Although influenced by the landscape, Mpumalanga winters promise slight subtropical conditions for a mild and midrange gauge on the cold-ometer, just right for a self-drive school holiday getaway. Ah, the winter holidays, some of the longest in the school calendar offer reprieve from the bite of the cold in the dead of winter especially for road trip visitors to Mpumalanga.
MPUMALANGA PRESENTS A TOURISM CO-OPERATION AGREEMENT WITH THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
The MEC for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Mr Sikhumbuzo Kholwane today addressed the media attending the annual Tourism Indaba in Durban on the co-operation agreement signed between Mpumalanga Province and the Ural Association of Tourism in the Sverdlovsk region of Russia.
Explore the Cultural Heartlands
Virtuoso® (a leading international travel agency network, specializing in luxury and experiential travel) announced that 2017 will be a year for travelers wishing to explore new destinations, seek authentic experiences, personal enrichment, adventure and rest and relaxation. South Africa frequently tops their lists as an emerging international destination and a top-notch adventure destination for 2017.
Kaapsehoop – The Magic in the Mist
Just 35km out of Nelspruit there is a fairy tale small town gem - a place with majestic views, quaint small town charm and wild horses.
A Roadtrip Back In Time
Amsterdam – the small town gem in Mpumalanga, not Netherlands – has an extensive collection of Stone Age rock tools and nearby is Goliath's Footprint, a six-foot-high geological feature that's surrounded in mystery. A trip to Amsterdam will take you back in time with mystical delights
Explore your city!
When was the last time you explored your city? Ventured to a new attraction? Ate at new and interesting restaurant?
MPUMALANGA TOURISM & PARKS AGENCY APPOINTS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
The Board of Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Boy Johannes Nobunga as the new Chief Executive Officer of Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency.
Fly Fishing in Fabulous Surrounds
From the moment you enter the magnificent gates of Dawsons Game and Trout Lodge, you know that you have been transported to somewhere very special.
The Big 5 Ways to Explore the Genesis Route
The Genesis Route has so much to offer. There is the spectacular scenery, amazing wildlife, a rich and diverse cultural heritage, unique geology and a huge range of attractions. There are also many adventurous ways that you can explore this amazing route.
Lilizela 2017 Entries will open 1 March
Outstanding businesses in the tourism industry are invited to enter the 5th annual Lilizela Tourism Awards, with submissions opening on 1 March 2017.
A Priceless African Safari Experience
An unforgettable and action-packed 24 hours in the Sabi Sabi Game Reserve, left our group feeling like the luckiest people on Earth.
Mpumalanga's Esther Mahlangu wins arts and culture veteran award at the Ubuntu Awards
Meet Big Game Country
Mpumalanga has rightfully been dubbed “Big Game Country,” as it is home to the globally renowned Kruger National Park, plus a plethora of sanctuaries with an abundance of wildlife and birds, as well as some of the world’s best private game lodges. We highlight two of the wildlife adventures you have to experience at least once in your life.
Mpumalanga Economic Regulator Bill 2017
Mpumalanga Economic Regulator Bill 2017
Exploring the Highlands Meander
With the exception of Dullstroom, the Highlands Meander region of Mpumalanga is too often viewed as the ‘Road to the Lowveld or Gauteng’. With people generally just passing through, rather than taking the time to see what the region is all about.
The Best Climb in Africa – At The Restaurant At The Edge Of The Universe
How Ed Viestur’s quote about climbing the 14 biggest peaks, “getting to the top is optional, getting down is mandatory”, just popped into my head at that precise moment I will never know. When it did I was halfway up my own mountain, a 15 m rock climb with a group of strangers I had only met an hour previously and who were at the bottom trying to encourage me on.