Key Projects

The Ecotourism Solutions Team has been involved in the following selected, key projects:

 

  • Development of a tourism route focused on the history of Nelson Mandela in the City of Tshwane – Gauteng Province, South Africa

  • Malelane Safari Resort Environmental Impact Assessment – Kruger National Park

  • Majete Wildlife Reserve Environmental Planning – Malawi

  • Integrated Protected Area Management Plans for Songimvelo Nature Reserve, Blyde Canyon Nature Reserve, Loskop Dam Nature Reserve and Manyeleti Nature Reserve – Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.

  • Concession Planning for the Sehlabathebe National Park Heritage Centre – Kingdom of Lesotho

  • Commercialisation Strategy for Liuwa Plains National Park – Zambia

  • Integrated Management Plan for the Marakele Private Nature Reserve – Limpopo Province, South Africa.

  • Concession Planning for the Thaba Chitja Island, Mohale Dam – Kingdom of Lesotho.

  • City of Tshwane Tourism Awards – City of Tshwane, South Africa

  • Star Grading of over 50 accommodation establishments/conference venues to date.

  • Mentorship of over 30 small tourism businesses to date.


Industry Partners and Affiliations

Ecotourism Solutions is proudly associated with the following industry roleplayers:

 

  • Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA): The TGCSA is the only officially recognised quality assurance body of tourism products in South Africa.

  • Tourism Enterprise Partnership (TEP): TEP is a Non-Profit Company who utilises funding from corporate South Africa and Government to facilitate growth, development and sustainability of small tourism businesses in South Africa.

  • Green Flag Trails: Green Flag Accreditation recognises trail owners  whose management is responsible towards the environment and deliver ‘value for money’ experiences.

Key Clients

Ecotourism Solutions has conducted work for the following industry roll-players:

 

  • City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality: Tourism Department

  • Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency

  • Strategic Environmental Focus

  • V&L Landscape Architects

  • University of Pretoria: Veterinary School

  • Limpopo Tourism and Parks Agency

  • Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife

  • Lesotho Tourism Development Corporation

  • Tourism Enterprise Partnership

  • Tourism Grading Council of South Africa

  • Malelane Safari Resort Investments

  • South African National Parks

  • Northern Cape Economic Development Agency

  • African Parks Foundation.