As the diplomatic capital of South Africa, with a rich heritage, favourable location and cultural diversity, the City of Tshwane is a major tourist destination in South Africa, attracting business, leisure as well as shopping, medical and sports tourism. The City also has and is further developing a range of major conference facilities and hotels that can accommodate a wide range and variety of conferencing needs in a business or nature set-up. Cultural and heritage sites that preserve South Africa’s legacy and traditions, together with facilities such as nature reserves and parks further augment the value add of the City as a tourism destination. The City is furthermore a major shopping destination with some of the largest shopping malls in the southern hemisphere and offers world-class private health care infrastructure. Its outstanding sporting infrastructure furthermore has attracted tourists for national and international sporting events.