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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.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“african culture” (22 reviews)
“dance show” (16 reviews)
Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
+27 12 205 1394
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place for the tourists if you want to buy souvenirs 3souvenirs shops the price are little be higher but ok You can pay in the shops in US dollars there is a small place where you can have a drink buy an ice cream reasonable...More

Thank Miamiwally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place to have brief info about African culture. They show and demonstrate local life styles. We loved to be there and had great time. Especially for tourists who are in Johannesburg for a short period of time, this place is must...More

Thank Eren G
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful visit to the village. You can see ancient 5 tribes from ancient times and still exist. Nice welcome upon arrival, introduction and 15 minuets video. Followed by a visit to each tribe, learn few words from each, what they eat, how they...More

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Lesedi with high expectations due to the reviews we'd seen. Overall it is a great place, the dancing before lunch is incredible. The performers are all very talented. The village itself is also interesting with various shops displaying curios such as artwork...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

This was the second time that we visited Lesedi and I would like to go again. This was amazing experience, with all history moments you can feel and actually see there. The best part was the dance on the end. We really enjoyed. Those dancers...More

Thank Jjarsic
Reviewed 3 November 2017

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

1  Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 14 October 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 9 October 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

1  Thank irbf22
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Bibi Salem A
Reviewed 15 August 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
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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
Aharon Shlomo K
3 October 2017|
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Response from karenY2830NP | Reviewed this property |
If you are staying for dinner, then about 4 hours. The walking tour of the village was the highlight. It provided a fascinating insight into the different cultures.
5 August 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