Shakaland Full-Day Tour

Shakaland Full-Day Tour

From $157.55 per person

Spend a full day experiencing traditional Zulu culture including traditional beer, watching the local crafts and hut building, and meeting an iSangoma (traditional healer), at the largest Zulu kraal in Zululand.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Complimentary pick-up and drop-off service available from Durban beachfront hotels


  • Observe traditional Zulu culture, including their iconic beadwork and spear-making
  • Watch Zulu dancers perform the Zulu War Dance
  • Meet an iSangoma (traditional healer)
  • Sample traditional Zulu beer
  • Enjoy a delicious lunchtime feast
Full description
Explore the village and open-air museum of Shakaland, which is still supervised by the local Zulu chief. Learn about Zulu culture and their customs, including the craftsmanship that goes into making spears, shields, and pots. Observe their skilled beadwork and pot-making and watch them build their huts, grind maize, and prepare food. Sample traditional Zulu beer, which is an important component of local festivities. Watch Zulu dancers and drummers as they perform the traditional Zulu War Dance, and meet a real isangoma (traditional healer). This will be followed by a delicious lunchtime feast in the village.
  • Lunch
  • Return transfers from Durban beachfront hotels
    Covid-19 precautions

    Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers must fill out a travel information form
    • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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    • This tour operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays
    • Minimum 2 guests
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    November 2, 2017

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