Located in the north east of Mpumalanga and bordering Southern Kruger Park, Swaziland and Mozambique Tourism comes naturally to our region. The Nkomazi Local Tourism Organisation (NLTO) is The official Local Tourism Organisation that represents the hospitality industry in the Nkomazi Municipal district.
We fall directly under the Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO); Kruger Lowveld Tourism https://www.krugerlowveld.com/ who are the Regional Marketing Organisation. We are proud to be associated with this highly successful and large tourism organisation with over 500 members.
We operate within the Framework agreement signed between the Department of Economic Development & Tourism (DEDT), Mpumalanga Tourism & Parks Agency (MTPA) and the Municipalities of Mpumalanga. As such we endeavour to create a network of Community Tourism Organisations (CTOs) to fit into the regional structure and give opportunities to all communities within Nkomazi to get involved, receive assistance and influence the future strategy of Tourism.
To place the Nkomazi Region on the Tourist Map by collective association and sustainable marketing to fellow stakeholders and our Community in association with Regional and Municipal Tourism Bodies support and Community involvement.
The Mission being to increase our market share of the Tourism Industry whether local or international, to the joint benefit of our Community whether in their personal, business or community capacity and to the upliftment of our Region as a whole.
In pursuit of our common Aims & Goals, we at the NLTO will align our behaviour with the following shared values; Trust, Honesty, Integrity. Professionalism, Respect, Dignity and Commitment.
The aim/goals of the Organisation is to develop Nkomazi as a sustainable quality Business and Leisure tourist destination in synergy with fellow Tourism ventures in neighbouring municipalities, Mozambique and Swaziland, in a dynamic manner to the maximum benefit of the whole community, without negatively influencing the natural and human environment.