Nelspruit Tourism

Nelspruit is the capital of Mpumalanga, South Africa and is the biggest town serving as an important business district and as a stopover for tourists and locals traveling to Kruger National Park and further to Mozambique to rest and relax and to stock up on the necessities that you might need on the journey forward.

Tourism in Nelspruit although in nascent stage is on the rise. Attractions like Lowveld Botanical garden manmade rainforest and River Canyon World’s only green canyon and third largest canyon of the world are worth exploring.

  • Know the pollution level of Nelspruit before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • How safe is Nelspruit for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nelspruit.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 78.57 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 71.43 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 90 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 89.29 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 82.14 (Very High)
    • Attacks 79.17 (High)
    • Drug offense 82.14 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60.71 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 64.29 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 80 (Very High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Nelspruit is 104.9 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 22.32 (Low)
    • Climate Index 96.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 98.28 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 13 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 41.8 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 27.78 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.33 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 74.89 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nelspruit

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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