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This attraction north of Johannesburg attempts to show busloads of tourists how the Lesedi tribe lives and works.
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Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
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+27 12 205 1394
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great day the lesedi village learning about the different cultures and tribes that are in South Africa, dance at the end was great fun and a must if you go to Johannesburg.

Thank Luke-paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Lesedi Cultural Village yesterday and truly enjoyed the experience. When you first enter, you view a film regarding the five cultures that make up Lesedi. The film itself is the greatest quality but the information provided is worth seeing. After the film,...More

Thank K2Travels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great experience, very educational. I just want to let people know that if you purchase a bundle - tour plus lunch- it costs R610 per person,however, if you just purchase the tour and pay for the buffet lunch separately it only costs...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

A very well maintained cultural village with the right dose of history merged in. The food was also good.

Thank kodasrivatsa
Reviewed 29 May 2018

They have a summary program where they do a slide show, walk you around their examples of living quarters that vary within the 5 dominant native cultures. Pretty informative and then a spirited set of dance routines in traditional garb. Afterward the buffet is well...More

Thank Ken P
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Lesedi Cultural Village was recommended as the place to visit before leaving South Africa. We went on a tour of the village and saw demonstrations of how the different tribes lived. We were also treated to shows of dancing and singing by very experienced entertainers....More

Thank 655trum
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Short on time, we didn’t particularly get a chance to interact with the people, but staying in those tribal accommodations with the mod cons was a wonderful experience. Our rooms were in the Zulu enclave, with beehive style huts called iQukwane with straw roofs. We...More

Thank thevegetarianvoyager
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Wonderful to learn about our own cultures all in one place. The tour and show was incredibly informative. Entrance fees for locals is expensive though. Lovely curios and gift stalls outside.

Thank Fahz_G
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I would recommend starting with Lesedi Village to get a full understanding of the make-up of South Africa. Our guide was very knowledgeable and I got a good understanding of what tribes make up South Africa, their customs, dance and location.

Thank kwalkerward
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The guide was exceptionally good at entertaining us whilst sharing the history of the different cultures. He did it in a way that ensured that it was kept light hearted and fun.

Thank CharChar789
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Response from 655trum | Reviewed this property |
We did not stay at the hotel. We had arranged for a guide who drove us there and we purchased the tickets once there. The festivities started around 11:30 or 12:00. While waiting for the events to start we shopped at the... More
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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
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