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Shakaland

South Africa
+27 35 460 0912
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US$135.57*
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Shakaland Zulu Experience Full-Day Tour from Durban
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Full-Day Zulu Cultural Tour from Durban
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Zulu Cultural Tour Including Shakaland from Durban
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
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“zulu village” (14 reviews)
“great fun” (5 reviews)
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South Africa
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Hotel in a Zulu type style with Zulu tour and music included. We stayed for one night as part of a trip in SA. Accomodation spacious but rather basic. Views from restaurant on the lake are beautiful. Restaurant and food very basic.

Thank Els T
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

If you like to know about the tribal lifestyle of South Africa then Shakaland is a good place, for it gives you a clear understanding of Zulu culture.It is an hour and a half drive from Umhalanga. You can book it online the fare includes...More

Thank Namitasanjay
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Really cool experience, to learn something about the Zulu-culture. The guided tour through the village started at 4 in the afternoon. Later on we watched traditional dancing and had a nice meal. Afterwards we slept in traditional houses. Really worth a visit!

Thank roeckea
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This was one of my highlights of our whole African trip. It was so interesting and such a different experience. My husband who originally came from South Africa went here on a school trip many many years ago so thought it would be a really...More

Thank kat574
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This was an impromptu outing. When we arrived (2 adults and 2 kids) we had a bit of time before joining the buffet which I must say was DELICIOUS! Childhood memories from the flavours on offer!! After an hour we were called to go through...More

1  Thank Cindy Y
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The areal was created as prop for the Hollywood film production "Shaka Zulu" more than 30 years ago. The so-called "Zulu village" has aged accordingly, but that is exactly what gives it even more charme and authenticity. The tour guides who take the visitors' groups...More

1  Thank Gérard L
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Many years i go, i had opportunity to visit the place, it a place of culture, it place of history, it place of peace and love and joke,

Thank ndumiso32
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We spent an incredible evening at this Zulu hotel,the staff were very hospitable and friendly.You stay in beehive styled mud huts,but with modern facilities i.e. shower,tv etc.There are excellent dining conditions and a well stocked bar.A tribal show was put on ,the frenetic dancing had...More

1  Thank beardie27
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a few hours on our tour of South Africa. We were made very welcome by the Chief and all his tribe members. Great fun with clear interactive interpretations and colourful vibrant shows.

1  Thank JaR1983
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We went here as an excursion. It was local people acting out the presentation. But they did a great job with presenting the Zulu culture. Lunch was served and it was delicious overlooking a beautiful valley. Lots of beaded jewelry to buy and a nice...More

1  Thank maryaling
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Judith K
4 July 2016|
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Response from Gisela S | Reviewed this property |
There's plenty of parking for the RVs, we parked 15 there and stayed in their huts. It is not inexpensive to stay but perhaps they have a reduced rate for the children. The children will enjoy the program. There is not a... More
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MelbourneAnge
7 August 2015|
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Response from Zululander |
There is no general entrance fee. You pay only for the programmes you want to take part in. A full programme that includes a Cultural Tour, Zulu Dance and Full Buffet Lunch, costs about R460.00 (SA Rands). per person.
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