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Lesedi Cultural Village

Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
+27 12 205 1394
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This attraction north of Johannesburg attempts to show busloads of tourists how the Lesedi tribe lives and works.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dance show” (15 reviews)
Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
+27 12 205 1394
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is amazing the facts that are dished up about our cultures to foreigners. 5 cultures are displayed, what about the other 4? But at least they are entertaining the foreigners and creating work in the process. The Mopane worms at the Pedi stall was...More

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed October 13, 2017

An awesome insight into 5 different cultural villages, their amazing housing and demonstrations of their different tribal practices and the beautiful people, the colourful clothing and the fantastic music and dance displays. It was so enjoyable, then lunch at the most beautifully decorated restaurant with...More

Thank krobo88
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

the tour at lesedi cultural village informs you about the local tribes. very interesting and enjoyable. there is a dance show after the tour which us very energetic and African. most enjoyable experience

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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Was such an interesting, informative & fun cultural experience. Well worth a visit, suitable for all ages.

Thank Bibi Salem A
Reviewed August 15, 2017

When we first arrived at Lesedi we were a bit put off because we were early and there was not much activity. We were thinking we might have stumbled into one of those tourist places where we would be a captive audience for shopping. However,...More

Thank Kay J
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Visiting Johannesburg recently, our guide took us to the Lesedi Cultural Village. The village is most interesting, comprising five traditional homesteads which represent the homesteads inhabited by the Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho and Ndebele tribes who live according to tribal folklore and the traditions of...More

Thank karenY2830NP
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We had a day to explore the Johannesburg area before embarking on a 14-day safari, and spent most of the day at Lesedi. We enjoyed the cultural experience, as well as the dance performance, and the buffet. The food consisted of a number of dishes,...More

Thank JohnH94
Reviewed July 19, 2017

We spent one night here after a day of activities. The village is very unique and quite large. Our "huts" were towards the back of the compound, but we were able to find our way easily. The accommodations were much more luxurious than I had...More

Thank KareyK
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We are so glad that we added this to our itinerary. It is a very good experience to learn about South African cultures and the different tribes. They walk you around from small village to small village explaining the different greetings and traditions. Then they...More

Thank CdnNCarolina
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Smooth 45 min car transfer from Sandton in Joburg by Moreba tours. Friendly driver, safe vehicle. The show and guided tour was supposed to start from 11 but they waited for more groups and people to show up so finally commenced from 11.40. Until then...More

Thank Istvan K
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Shirley B
November 21, 2017|
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Response from karenY2830NP | Reviewed this property |
Hello Shirley B, we did exactly that! We flew from Australia, arrived in J'Burg about 5:00am in the morning. We dropped our bags off at our accommodation (near OR Tambo Airport), showered, had breakfast, then got picked up... More
Aharon Shlomo K
October 3, 2017|
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Response from 789oliverh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree that 4 or 5 hours should cover everything you wish to do at Lesedi
August 5, 2017|
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Response from 789oliverh | Reviewed this property |
It would be advisable to book through an agent to ensure that you see the shows and the villages as numbers of guests may be limited at busy times. The lunch is optional at additional cost. When we visited in April 2017 the... More