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This attraction north of Johannesburg attempts to show busloads of tourists how the Lesedi tribe lives and works.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
+27 12 205 1394
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My boyfriend and I visited Lesedi Cultural Village for the afternoon cultural program where we learnt a lot about a lot of the African cultures around South Africa. We also spoilt ourselves with some curios from the curio shop. We also stayed later that evening...More

Thank JM-WL_656
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hotel: **** We were staying at the hotel because it was the cheapest in the area. The room designs are vaguely based on the housings of the tribes that are represented in the village, ours was really nice and colourful. (Although we learned nothing about...More

Thank KatharinaC16
Reviewed 1 week ago

I suggest to stop here if you have a short time but would like to tasjte the flavour of Africa. Also spend one night here s relaxing and worth. Nice people and nice time.

Thank aleBaleBS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were picked up fro. Our hotel in the airport About an hour and a half drive the The village Welcomed by people dressed in traditional costumes and were given a drink of some fruit juice in a traditional cup Then we were shown a...More

Thank Vinothav
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great day! Very information. I loved learning about the customs and traditions of each tribe. Very detailed. Tribe members very very nice and open to answering question.. Tour ended with fabulous energetic dancing and an African feast!! Loved it!

Thank trish700x
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We stayed in a hut in the Zulu Village. Loved the unique accommodation. We enjoyed the tour and the high energy dance demonstrations. The buffet style dinner was lovely as well. A positive experience for this family of 4 (kids, 8 & 10)

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 2 October 2018

a little touristy and movie needs and update but a great experince with tribal dancing visits to mock tribal homesteds and a true african experince

Thank HowardSackstein
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Lesedi is a kind of open-air museum where you get to know to the customs and culture of 4 main tribes. After some introduction movie you are walked through the different villages and you will see different demonstrations there. Our guide was funny and we...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Lesedi takes you through the history of the tribes in South Africa and allows you to see how each live and then gives you the option to participate in the viewing of traditional dances that is topped off with a traditional meal. It is all...More

Thank therealsouthafrica
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I stayed here for a night, and definitely worth it. The accommodation was very unique, and is highlight of my trip. We also stayed for the tour to visit different villages, show, and buffet dinner. Staff are super friendly, and we had a great time....More

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Derek S
22 May 2018|
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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
4 March 2018|
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Shirley B
21 November 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