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Names, Regions and Tourism routes for Mpumalanga Province, South Africa


Cosmos Country
Cultural Heartland
Grass & Wetlands
Highlands Meander
Lowveld Legogote
The Panorama
Wild Frontier


About Mpumalanga Province


  • A province of South Africa.
  • Name changed from Eastern Transvaal to Mpumalanga on 24 August 1995.
  • Mpumalanga means: Place Where the Sun Rises.
  • The surface area of Mpumalanga is only 79 490 km²,  the second-smallest province after Gauteng.
  • The capital of the province is Nelspruit (Mbombela).
  • The southern half of the Kruger National Park is in Mpumalanga Province.

Mpumalanga Districts


Mpumalanga Province is divided into three municipal districts, which are further subdivided into 18 local municipalities:

  1. Ehlanzeni District Municipality.
  2. Gert Sibande District Municipality.
  3. Nkangala District Municipality.

Ehlanzeni District Municipality

Thaba Chweu Local Municipality.
Mbombela Local Municipality.
Umjindi Local Municipality.
Nkomazi Local Municipality.
Bushbruckridge Local Municipality.


Mpumalanga Tourism


Mpumalanga Tourism Information

Tel: 013 752 7001
Fax: 013 759 5441
E-mail: [email protected]

Last updated on 2015/11/17

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