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Shakaland

South Africa
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Zulu Cultural Tour and Zulu Dancing from Durban
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Shakaland - Zulu Cultural Center
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Full-Day Zulu Cultural Tour from Durban
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“zulu village” (15 reviews)
“great fun” (5 reviews)
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Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Shakaland was a fun and interesting place to visit. Yes obviously staged but fun nonetheless. They do dances and show you zulu culture. If you're after beaded Jewellery worth buying here. Very friendly and welcoming. Such a fun place.

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We were picked up from hotel and had very pleasant ride (about 1,5 hrs) with lovely driver Timba, once we got there everything was like in true Africa 🇿🇦❤️🌞 We visited a village, got to know some history of Zulu people; a local drink, a...More

Thank poyyour
Reviewed July 18, 2016

We spent a couple of days and one night at Shakaland and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The guides were informative in telling us about the Zulu customs. We were invited to take part in the traditional dancing, fighting and spear throwing. I even had a...More

Thank Juliana C
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

The village is absolutely fabulous only spoilt by the shop Curioafrica taking 6000 rand for an item, taking shipping details and then not bothering to send the item. Cue 3 wasted hours on the phone trying to get a refund from Visa. Go to Shakaland...More

3  Thank Glenn H
Reviewed June 3, 2016

The location is a long way in of the main road. The Staff very friendly and helpful and like to make jokes. we had an amazing cultural experience. Our room was very cozy, with the basic things u need. The food was very good. If...More

1  Thank Maria R
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Wow, what a fantastic experience. Modern mud huts, Zulu culture, history & dancing. Camp fires, gifts, food & drink, a must visit location.

Thank Tu88z
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We went here with our tour and found it to be informational, interesting but very touristy. I prefer to go to real villages and not "made for tourist" villages but realize that's not always possible. The performers didn't seem to interested in their jobs which...More

1  Thank Butch J
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We arrived in the rain, so the Zulu show was in doors, the drums were very loud and the dancers had extreme energy. Wow! was the favorite expression of the group leaving the arena. Rooms were not air conditioned but it didn't matter. The room...More

Thank Stan D
Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived it was pretty hot and our rondevel hut was hot inside. The huge downside of staying the night is there is no Air Conditioning in the huts nor anyplace else and it was so hot we had trouble sleeping. On the other...More

Thank Gisela S
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited on 16 th on part of motorcycle tour, thoroughly enjoyed the experience well explained about Zulu lifestyle and ancestry. The tour was great and the show brilliant mix of singing and dancing, very colourful. Would recommend to any one in the area to visit

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Judith K
July 4, 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
August 7, 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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