This site was put together for local businesses to access a wider online audience by way of advertising their services on a portal based on Pietermaritzburg and surrounds.

Pietermaritzburg Tourism has information on everything to do with Pietermaritzburg, its shopping malls, places of interest, history, social calender, sports, etc..it is the wish of the authors of the site to develop an online community of browsers who will use this site as a guide to what this city has in store for the visitor to the Capital of KwaZulu-Natal.

In this site you will find interesting facts about Pietermaritzburg which will hopefully install in you the desire to visit these places and see for yourself what a rich heritage this city has and what it has to offer.

For more information and details on how to advertise on this site, find below as well as a downloadable PDF document which has in printed format all you need to know.


The Pietermaritzburg Tourism portal has been set up to give small to medium businesses an affordable platform to advertise their services and products to a wider audience.

In order to gain more visibility, this site is also affiliated with www.kzndurban.co.za which receives on average over a million hits per month. The advertiser is guaranteed more visibility.

Currently ranked in the top three listings on a Google search for the following keywords: “ Durban, kzn “ | “kzn, Durban “ it is fast becoming one of the most visited portals for KwaZulu-Natal.

Advertising is in the form of a banner which will link directly to the profile based on the business and then it links to the website.

The profile will have the following content;

One page advertorial:

This is a web page with the following:

• Company Logo/ letterhead

• Contact details

• Link to your current website. (if you have one)

• Links to Facebook, Linked In, Twitter.

• Photos ( up to twenty)

• Virtual tour

• Unlimited text

• Subdomain address assigned: ie; www.pietermaritzburgtourism.co.za/yourbusinessname

• Google Map plugin

• Banner advert on the Pietermaritzburgtourism site.

• Total cost: R2000.00 per year.

• For further information and details, please contact myself,

Greg Groenewald on 083 491 4436 or email



Please click above PDF icon for downloadable proposal.

Click [ here ] for an example of an advertorial.

Products List:

Website design and development.

Domain registration.

Brochure design

Business card design

Logo design


Virtual Tours.

Online Marketing

For more on the above products, please visit www.gdsyn.co.za .