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Shakaland Zulu Cultural Experience provided by Afro Zulu Tours

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Shakaland Zulu Cultural Experience

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For the best of Zulu Culture, Shakaland is a must. We drive north through sugar cane plantations and various historical landmarks to our destination "Shakaland". Our 1st stop will be the superb Dlinza forest at Eshowe. Thrill to the rhythm of the drums as the Zulus give you an amazing demonstration of traditional dances. You will learn about Zulu customs and lifestyles, and have an opportunity to taste zulu beer. For lunch, you can enjoy a hot or cold buffet which includes traditional zulu food. Hand-crafted goods and souvenirs are available to buy we end the Day with a visit to King Shaka Memorial center in Kwa Dukuza before heading back to The City.
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    Shakaland
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission included
    Thrill to the rhythm of the drums as the Zulus give you an amazing demonstration of traditional dances. You will learn about Zulu customs and lifestyles, and have an opportunity to taste zulu beer. For lunch, you can enjoy a hot or cold buffet which includes traditional zulu food. Hand-crafted goods and souvenirs are available to buy
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Duration
9h
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Shakaland
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Noemi wrote a review Mar 2020
Keszthely, Hungary8 contributions
We had a great day with Zamani during our trip to Shakaland. From the first minute, he shared a lot of interesting information about the areas we were driving through and the Zulu history and culture. In Shakaland, the staff was also great. We got there on a very calm day,
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Date of experience: March 2020
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TRM wrote a review Jan 2020
Maun, Botswana2 contributions
We had a great time visiting Shakaland. Zamani was our guide and he was knowledgeable about the history of Zulus. Zamani did an exceptional job touring and guiding us through Shakaland. We highly recommend the visit!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Ana D wrote a review Oct 2019
London, United Kingdom3 contributions2 helpful votes
Thank you very much, it was a lovely day. Started rainy when we were in the forest but we were still very excited to see hornbill. Amazing dance later and tasty zulu beer. The guides were fantastic and took care of us very well. They were very knowledgable and we learned so much
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: Afro Zulu Tours
Bulat2318
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Great experience
Wonderful journey. Due to almost suspense of tourism at covid I was alone and all attention was for me like in per
160scottj
160scottj
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An outstanding event filled day.
We had a wonderful day from Durban out to the Sani Pass. The trip was fantastic and our guide Zamani was excellent
Lauren E
Lauren E
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Such a good time
We booked with tour guide Zamani, he showed us an authentic experience around Durban! It was an experience that I'l
Syb789
Syb789
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Promises without delivery
The place is lovely - gone back twice prior to this trip, and service, facilities and accommodation wonderful. This
Fidel G
Fidel G
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Nice safari experience
We travel from our hotel in Durbam to Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park, with Zamani, our tourist guide and car driver. It was
Jack80989
Jack80989
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Amazing Safari Tour
Accompanied by the best tour guide we could ask for, Zamani, so informative and passionate about his work. The expe
JustynaBr
JustynaBr
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Amazing trip
I went to Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park with a group of friends and it was great decision to do it! Amazing experience, it
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claudiaswe
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drakensberg world heritage site tour
we had a fantastic trip to the drskensberg where we visited Giants Castle , where we walked with our guide Zamani w
CamiMorales
CamiMorales
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Best experience with Zamani
I totally recommend the Shakaland tour with Zamani. He is an attentive, honest, friendly and kind guide who told us
euroboyde
euroboyde
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The best guide I had in South Africa
Zamani was amazing, We went on a day trip from Durban through the drakensberg mountains to Lesotho via the Sani pas
Stay414839
Stay414839
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Perfect trip! Highly recommended
I had 2 exiting trips with Zamani to Drakensberge for one day and to Lesoto for another. He showed beautiful places
mimaruthu
mimaruthu
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Best guidance
I really appreciate the way of your tourism . All the best .. I would recommend you to all my friends
Dagmar_und_Uli
Dagmar_und_Uli
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Perfect places on a perfect day with a perfect guide !
We had a one day trip with Zamani,first visiting the Nelson Mandela Museum, a place, we never had found of our owns
Björn E
Björn E
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Very, very good. Highly recommended.
We had a wonderfull private zulutour with Zamani, he is very good and nice guide with a unbelievable knowledge abou
Marco R
Marco R
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Just Perfect!!
I called Zamani the night before to organise a one day safari tour the morning after, in 5 minutes he managed to or
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