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Nelson Mandela Bay Pass

The Nelson Mandela Bay Pass, a smartcard access card, provides you with free admission to a variety of attractions and activities in Nelson Mandela Bay. This includes amongst others museums, game reserves, scuba diving, art galleries, sightseeing tours by train, bus, boat, and many more. It also entitles you to some great discounts in selected stores for shopping, activities, entertainment and more. The Nelson Mandela Bay Pass offers flexibility, convenience, variety and savings. Be sure to get your Nelson Mandela Bay Pass and discover all the excitement that Nelson Mandela Bay has to offer. Simply show or transact your pass and receive the special offers available at the participating facilities. The more you see the more you save! The booklet is you official guide to all the offers you recieve.

Download Nelson Mandela Bay Pass Booklet
Your guide to the Nelson Mandela Bay Pass
Download NMB Pass Commission Agreement
Members of NMBT wishing to sell the NMB Pass at a 10% commission can complete the attached and return to NMBT. NMBT will then load you as a vendor enabling you to sell the NMB Pass

Top activities and attractions

Find out what to do in Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage, Despatch and surrounds) by using any of the following documents:

Download Culture Vulture Route Map
The Culture Vulture Map lists cultural and historical attractions found within Nelson Mandela Bay. Explore the route and discover our rich History and Culture.
Download Outward Bound Route Map
The Outward Bound Route contains all Wildlife & Nature and Adventure & Sport attractions. So if you enjoy the outdoors then explore this route.
Download Kiddies Karousel Route Map
The Kiddies Karousel Route Map contains activities and attractions for the kiddies and young at heart to explore.
Download Food & Feast Route
The Food & Feast Route is a compilation of Restaurants, Taverns, Entertainment and Cocktail Bars. So explore Nelson Mandela Bay at night.
Download Suggested Itineraries
Suggested Itineraries for your visit in Nelson Mandela Bay with various options fit for everyone.
Download 5 Biome Route Brochure
Nelson Mandela Bay represents a large percentage of South Africas biological diversity in that it is a meeting point for 5 of the 7 South African Biomes, namely the Thicket, Grassland, Nama-Karoo, Fynbos and Forest Biomes.
Download IBHAYI SUNSHINE SAUNTER MAP
A simply stunning saunter thru coast & country is a suggested tour option for lovers of beach views and beautiful country areas. The Sunshine Saunter Route covers some of Port Elizabeth’s most scenic areas such as Schoenies, Sardinia Bay, Chelsea, Theesco
Download 10 EXPERIENCES YOU SHOULD EXTEND YOUR STAY IN PORT
The diverse scenery and activities of Nelson Mandela Bay and surrounding areas offer tourists a huge variety of experiences to choose from. Nelson Mandela Bay is an eco-city, a historical, cultural, conferencing and a fun-in-the-sun-city! If you are trave

Membership

Nelson Mandela Bay Membership Forms and Other Downloads.

Download Tourism Road Signage Application Form
Application form for tourism road signage in the Eastern Cape Province.
Download Certificate of acceptability for food on premises
This certificate is required for Restaurants, or accommodation facilities who serves meals. The application must be handed in at 4th Floor Brister House, Govan Mbeki Avenue, Central, Port Elizabeth. For more info contact 041 506 5413/5400.
Download Crime Prevention
Crime prevention hints, tips and contact details.
Download NMBT Membership Application Form
NMBT Membership Application Form

Maps

Maps of Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage, Despatch, Colchester) and surrounds.

Download Uitenhage Map
Tourist map of Uitenhage.
Download Despatch Map
Tourist map of Despatch.
Download Bethelsdorp (Van der Kempskloof) Map
Tourism map of Bethelsdorp and Van Der Kempskloof.
Download New Brighton Map
New Brighton tourist map.
Download Colchester/Cannonville Map
Colchester/Cannonville Tourist Map.
Download Port Elizabeth Map
Port Elizabeth Map
Download Nelson Mandela Bay Overview Map
Nelson Mandela Bay Overview Map
Download Nelson Mandela Bay Perspective Map
Nelson Mandela Bay Perspective Map. Nelson Mandela in perspective to Africa, South Africa and the Eastern Cape.
Download Donkin Heritage Trail Map
Map of the Donkin Heritage Trail. Full booklet available at the Donkin Visitor Information Centre.

Conferencing



Download Nelson Mandela Bay Meetings and Incentive Planner
Your guide to planning events, conferences and incentive trips to Nelson Mandela Bay - Uniting Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch

Hiking Trails

Maps of Hiking Trails in and around Port Elizabeth. This includes the following trails: Aloe Walking Trail, Coastal Fynbos Trail, Flamingo Trail, Lower Guinea Fowl Trail, Maitland Nature Reserve Trail, Sacramento Trail and Springs Walking Trails.

Download Aloe Walking Trail
Aloe Walking Trail Map
Download Coastal Fynbos Trail
Coastal Fynbos Trail Map
Download Flamingo Trail
Flamingo Trail Map
Download Lower Guinea Fowl Trail
Lower Guinea Fowl Trail Map
Download Maitlands Nature Reserve Hiking Trails
Maitlands Nature Reserve Hiking Trails
Download Sacramento Hiking Trail
Sacramento Hiking Trail
Download Springs Walking Trails
Springs Walking Trails
Download Bushbuck Trail Map
Bushbuck Trail Map

Research

Research and Statistics for Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage, Despatch and Colchester).

Download Quarter 1 2012 NMB Statistics
Statistics for quarter 1 of 2012 regarding enquiries received at NMBT Visitor Information Centres and a summary of the accommodation occupancies for the same period.
Download Quarter 2 2012 NMB Statistics
Statistics for quarter 2 of 2012 regarding enquiries received at NMBT Visitor Information Centres and a summary of the accommodation occupancies for the same period.
Download 2011 Annual Tourism Research Report
2011 Annual Tourism Research Report for Nelson Mandela Bay - Port Elizabeth. Visitor Numbers, Accommodation Occupancy, Economic Impact Analysis and more.
Download Quarter 3 2012 NMB Statistics
Quarter 3 2012 NMB Statistics Statistics for quarter 3 of 2012 regarding enquiries received at NMBT Visitor Information Centres and a summary of the accommodation occupancies, visitor numbers and tourism economic impact assesment for the same period.
Download Quarter 4 2012 NMB Statistics
Quarter 4 2012 NMB Statistics Statistics for quarter 4 of 2012 regarding enquiries received at NMBT Visitor Information Centres and a summary of the accommodation occupancies, visitor numbers and tourism economic impact assesment for the same period.

Tourism Services



Download Translater List
Emergency Language Supporters.
Download NMBT Annual Report 2012 - 2013
Download Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Strategic Plan 2014 - 2
Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Strategic Plan 2014 - 2017. This document represents the plan for Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism’s integrated programme of work for the period July 2014 – June 2017. The plan is aligned with the strategic objectives of the Ne

Tourism Publications

Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Publications

Download Travel Wise Handbook
The Travel Wise Handbook contains tips and information regarding responsible and green tourism.
Download Travel Wise Pocket Guide
Travel Wise Pocket Guide
Download Visitors Guide 2012-13
Visitors Guide 2012-13
Download NMB Golf Course Guide
A guide to some of the best golf courses in and around Nelson Mandela Bay.
Download Visitors Guide 2014-15
Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Visitors Guide to Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch for 2014-15. 10Mb

South African National Parks

Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism is an official booking agent for South African National Parks. Tel. 041 583 2030 e-mail bookings@nmbt.co.za

Download South African National Park Booking Offices Easter
Contact details for South African National Park Booking Offices in the Eastern Cape
Download South African National Park Booking Request Form
Please complete this form should you wish to request a booking at any South African National Park and e-mail or fax to bookings@nmbt.co.za or 041 582 2573

Product Fact Sheets



Download Alan Tours - Half Day Tours
With experience forged and tempered under the African sun in some of Southern Africa’s more remote and prestigious game reserves, the expertise of qualified FGASA (Field Guides Association of Southern Africa) and cultural guides who specialize in all aspe
Download Alan Tours - Full day Tours
With experience forged and tempered under the African sun in some of Southern Africa’s more remote and prestigious game reserves, the expertise of qualified FGASA (Field Guides Association of Southern Africa) and cultural guides who specialize in all aspe
Download Calabash Tours Products
Calabash Tours Products FIT and Groups
Download Ezethu Tours
Ezethu Tours (Est 2004) is a family owned and managed business based in Port Elizabeth South Africa. We specialise in Heritage Tours tailor-made to suit leisure and Business travellers. The company was established by Sithembiso Geoff Foster when he saw
Download Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth Fact Sheet
Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth Fact Sheet
Download Adrenalin Addo Fact Sheet
Situated in the heart of the Sundays River Valley, we are an outdoor activity centre that promises spectacular fun and adventure for everyone. From zip lining, giant swinging to canoeing, we cater for both the adrenalin junkies out there and the more a
Download Ezethu Cultural encounters
Want to experience the different cultures of the Eastern Cape? At Ezethu Tours we are knowledgeable about the different cultures of the Eastern Cape. We were born here and have an intimate knowledge of the region.
Download Ezethu Tours - Discover the heart and soul of NMB
What makes a good story? Not just elements of intrigue, surprise, passion, despair or victory – but a good story teller! Sithembiso Geoff Foster, a true son of Nelson Mandela Bay, is a born story teller having seen and experienced the hardship, joys and
Download Ezethu Tours - Footsteps of Struggle Heroes
Port Elizabeth and the greater Eastern Cape was the birthplace of many resistance struggles dating from around 1799 till 1895. Nelson Mandela Bay, consisting of Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch, is also known as the Home of Freedom or the “birthp
Download Ezethu Tours - Karoo Explorer
Discover the charisma of the Karoo, a land of grandeur, sweeping skies and wide horizons... of space, silence and champagne air.
Download Ezethu Tours - Sundays River Valley adventure
The story of the Sundays River Valley is one of majestic grey pachyderms, flightless dung beetles, orange blossoms and a place where the Zuurberg Mountains meet the Alexandria sand dunes. A place where you can glide down a sand dune on a sandboard, gent
Download Raggy Charters
Port Elizabeth is a hidden gem in South Africa for whale watching, and other wildlife viewing. With seasonal visits from Southern right whales, humpback whales, and indo-pacific humpback dolphins. We have the largest breeding colony of African penguins in
Download The Real African Penguin Experience
The Penguin Patrol is an exciting and educational day out for tourists and locals alike to have a Real African Penguin Experience. Transportation between activities, lunch and afternoon tea are all included in the package
Download Route 67 walking tour
Route 67 consists of 67 Public Art Works symbolising Nelson Mandela’s 67 years of work dedicated to the Freedom of South Africa and includes 67 steps leading up the second largest flag in Africa. The artworks were designed by local artists from the Easter
Download Addo Cruises and Sand Sledding
Sundays River Ferry offers the perfect outdoor and teambuilding activity just outside Port Elizabeth. A short drive from Port Elizabeth on the N2 towards Grahamstown lies the village of Cannonville and Colchester. Situated on the estuary of the scenic Sun
Download Addo Full day tour - Alan Tours
Addo Elephant National Park with its population of over 600 African Elephants, herds of Buffalo, Lions and Leopard amongst the many species of antelope, Zebra and Warthog as well as the rich and diverse bird and reptile life that inhabit this expanded Nat
Download Arts & Antiques Tour Port Elizabeth - Alan Tours
Visit King George VI Art gallery and the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum. Chinese miniatures and Indian Textiles are on display amongst the many temporary exhibitions held here. The majestic old buildings housing these galleries are close to the hi
Download Addo Elephant National Park and Elephant Back Safa
Descend into the valley to meet the three large but gentle Elephant bulls we will ride for a once in a life time experience through the thickets, viewing the other species on the reserve from the backs of these incredible creatures.
Download Addo Elephant National Park and Sunset River Cruis
We leave the reserve to meet the ferry on the Sundays River, an estuary on the border of the Addo Elephant National Park where we board a ferry for a leisurely cruise on this wide calm waterway searching the reed banks for a wide diversity of birdlife and
Download 4 x 4 Kabouga section Greater Addo Elephant Nation
Depart in 4 x 4 vehicle for the Kabouga section, Greater Addo Elephant National Park. We travel via the picturesque town of Kirkwood before entering the rugged northern areas of this famous National Park. This is a unique experience and one will meet with
Download The original Big 7 Safari Algoa Bay and Addo Eleph
We board the boat for an awe-inspiring marine safari into the protected waters of Port Elizabeth’s Algoa Bay searching for Dolphins, Seals, Sharks and the seasonal Humpback and Southern Right Whales. Under expert guidance we circumnavigate St Croix Island
Download Bird Watching in and around Port Elizabeth - Alan
We depart for the Cape Recife Lighthouse and Nature reserve and a guided tour of the SAMREC, the South African marine re-habilitation centre At the light house we orientate and learn the history of Cape Recife and its working Lighthouse. We search the sh
Download Afroventures Half and Full day Tours
Afroventures Adventure Company is an adventure tour operator that conducts Tours, Safaris and Daytrips from Sedgefield on the Garden Route and Port Elizabeth – the capital city of the Eastern Cape. The company was founded in 2014 by two passionate adventu