45 Things To Do in Nelspruit

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Kaapsehoop Cycling / Family Entertainment / Sight Seeing

Kaapsehoop Scootours

Kaapsehoop is unrivalled in the green scenery and verdant beauty that it offers, thanks to being nestled high on an escarpment in the Mpumalanga Province, just outside Nelspruit. Misty mountains are occupied by ... more

WHEN?
Departures:
08h00 to 10h00.
10h00 to 12h00.
12h00 to 14h00.
15h00 to 17h00.

Nelspruit Animal Sanctuaries / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit Chimpanzee Eden

Set on a 1000 hectare game reserve, JGI Chimpanzee Eden is a home to chimpanzees that have been misplaced from their natural habitat. The world renowned Jane Goodall Institute has made this tranquil venue their ... more

WHEN?
A Guided Chimpanzee Tour is +/- 1,5 hours in duration. Tours are every day at 10h00, 12h00 and 14h00. Feeding times are at 10h00 and 14h00.

Nelspruit Parks & Gardens / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit the Botanical Garden

The Lowveld Botanical Garden is all about the two rivers that run through it; that fashion the garden with a unique quality of its own. The Crocodile River enters the garden with a tremendous rush, gushing through ... more

WHEN?
September to March from 08h00 to 18h00 and April to August from 08h00 to 17h00 .

Kaapsehoop Arts & Crafts / Sight Seeing

Unleash the Artist in You

Unfold an artist's easel, untie a bundle of brushes, unleash the artist within. In the town of Kaapsehoop a painter can unpack a canvas to take in the valleys and hills from a natural narrow plateau for a studio ... more

Kaapmuiden Art Galleries / Arts & Crafts / Sight Seeing

Nukain Mabusa's 'Garden of Flowers'

Between a rock and a soft space lies the remnants of the unofficial rock art revolution instigated by Nukain Mabusa's 'Garden of Flowers'. Amidst indigenous Lowveld bush split by a regional highway, boulders ... more

WHEN?
See during daylight hours for best visibility.

Nelspruit Casinos & Gaming

Hit the Jackpot at Emnotweni Casino

When the desire to blow on dice and yell 'Show me the money' takes a hold of you by your lucky socks best visit the 'place where the money is at' coined by the Zulu slang 'Emnotweni'. Emnotweni Casino is the ... more

WHEN?
24 hours a day.

Hazyview Sight Seeing / Scenic Drives / Family Entertainment

Self Drive Reptile Route

When unfriendly weather interrupts a warm-blooded getaway, self drive the friendly route named after roadside featured cold-blooded reptilias; the Reptile Route. This short day trip is rainy day friendly and ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Nelspruit Living Museums

Go deep at Sudwala Caves

The Sudwala caves are the oldest caves on earth and encase the oldest dolomite chamber in the world, the Owen Hall extending 70 metres in diameter and reaching a height of 37 meters. A series of Mpumalanga ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday from 08h00 to 17h00. Guided tours every half hour for an hour - last 16h30.

Nelspruit Family Entertainment / Theme Parks

Sudwala Dinosaur Park

When the full extent of your historic knowledge has been shared with much love and patience and you simply do not know the next answer to the line of continuous 'Why?'s being fired in your direction from someone ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday from 08h00 to 17h30.

Barberton Extreme Sports

Adventure Skydives

Adventure Skydives was established in 1994 in the pursuit of excellence in the skydiving market. The adventure skydives team has skydived all over the world and brings with it a wealth of experience second to none ... more

WHEN?
By appointment.

Nelspruit Nurseries

Montana Garden Pavilion

Montana Garden Pavilion, situated on the Kaapsche Hoop Road in Nelspruit, is not just your normal nursery but a top-class garden centre that strives to be a one-stop centre for all gardening and lifestyle needs ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Kaapsehoop Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Kaapsehoop Escarpment Walk

The South African province of Mpumalanga is known for its lush greenery and hot weather. As such, it is popular among visitors wanting to sample the beauty of this country all year round. Breath-taking vistas ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Kaapsehoop Birding / Nature Reserves

Blue Swallow Natural Heritage Site

Blue Swallows, {Hirundo atrocaerulea}, can be found within the gorgeous confines of this small Heritage Site. In fact, this is the country’s third-largest breeding population, which inhabit just over 460 hectares ... more

WHEN?
Enos and Justice are the local Bird Guides for the Kaapsehoop area which includes the Blue Swallow Natural Heritage Site. If you are interested in visiting the area and seeing Blue Swallows and the many other birds, then please book their services as guides by contacting Rudi du Plessis on the numbers below. Booking is essential.

Nelspruit 4x4 Trails

Bushlane 4x4 Trail

The Bushlane 4x4 Trail is a grade 4 trail and a high clearance 4x4 vehicle is necessary to complete this route. Located 23km from the town of Nelspruit this is a great trail to show the diversity of the Lowveld ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 14km

Nelspruit Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Adega Restaurant Nelspruit

Portuguese cuisine and hospitality are what Adega is all about. Nelspruit is now home to one of these popular franchises, which began in the late 1990’s and have continued to be popular amongst Portuguese regulars ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday from 11h30 to 22h00.
Sundays and Public Holidays from 11h30 to 21h00.

Nelspruit as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Kaapsehoop, White River

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