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The city of Nelspruit is considered the gateway to Kruger National Park and the attractions of the wider province of Mpumalanga. Warm temperatures and attractive scenery make Nelspruit an ideal base to explore this region of South Africa.
Pick up your Avis car rental at Kruger Mpumalanga International Park, just outside of Nelspruit, and start your journey. We make car rental easy, because we know you can’t wait to feel the freedom of the road and get the very most out of your stay. Wherever your travels take you, the keys are waiting for you to unlock the world.
Nelspruit is just a 15-minute drive from the Avis pick-up point at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (via Hermansburg Road). Nelspruit is the largest town in Mpumalanga, framed by lush hills and valleys. It’s blessed with a sub-tropical climate and non-stop sunshine.
Nelspruit is the trading centre for the surrounding fruit growing region too, making it easy to source fresh, local produce like mangos and macadamia nuts. The Lowveld National Botanical Gardens are a beautiful sight spread across 15,000 square metres and home to a variety of rare plants and home to the first manmade rainforest. Get up close to an array of wildlife here.
Chimpanzee Eden is a home for rescued chimps, just 12km from Nelspruit. Here you can learn all about this fascinating animal species. Croc River Reptile Park is a family attraction with both indigenous and exotic reptiles on display. See crocodiles, turtles, lizards, snakes and more, plus spend some time in the touch pen, where youngsters can pet farmyard animals.
For more attractions, visit the nearby Sudwala Caves, featuring grand chambers and giant stalactites and stalagmites. There are plenty of hiking and nature trails around Nelspruit too, ranging in difficulty.
When it’s time for indulgence, Nelspruit also has a large mall complete with a casino, cinema and huge entertainment centre
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