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We loved this experience - great way to learn about history and traditions. Wonderful and good... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
familyexplorer2018
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London, United Kingdom
Outstanding Experience

My family and I visited in April and we LOVED every minute of it. We had an amazing time. Dancers... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Janka3112
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Feel the rhythm of the African heart beat with the sound of the beating drums, in the colorful tribal dances and tastes of traditional aromatic African food. Awaken your senses at the Nyani Cultural Village.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

I did this tour last week and really enjoyed it. The dancers are really good and have a great sense of humour and interact well with the visitors. Great photo opportunities.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Maureen L, Owner at Nyani Cultural Village, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Roots of Rhythm dancers love what they are doing and it is always a pleasure to share the songs, dances and stories of the Limpopo Province (Valley of the Elephants) with our very special visitors. Our joy is...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We loved this experience - great way to learn about history and traditions. Wonderful and good quality singing and dancing, not too touristy despite being a tourist attraction, has an authentic feel, would recommend, also for children.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Maureen L, Owner at Nyani Cultural Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you from me and my team. We really like to see our guests leaving happy and satisfied.

Reviewed 27 June 2018

My family and I visited in April and we LOVED every minute of it. We had an amazing time. Dancers perform some astonishing routines to fast beats of African drums. It is all well choreographed giving you an idea of several South African tribes and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The village is cosy and original. The surrounding gives you a feeling of the tribals and their way of living. The dancers gives their best. Incredible how they can jump around and sing at the same time. The rhythm of the drums goes directly to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Maureen L, Owner at Nyani Cultural Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for these generous words Tonny. My team live to dance and dance to live, so your continued support and ongoing enthusiasm and appreciation of their passion to perform is so important to all of us. We thank you and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were looking for authenticity, this is a recreation of a village...they tell you the history of the peoples of the recreated village, but these are not authentic people living in an authentic village living an authentic life. ALthough the show was good, food was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Maureen L, Owner at Nyani Cultural Village, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Hello Audra, I am so sorry you were not informed in advance that we are not a grass roots experience.Our Nyani Cultural Village is designed to tell the history of the local Tribes; Their journeys, challenges and conflicts, through story telling, song and dance. For...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our time at Nyani was terrific!! We were there with a group of Rotary Exchange students and they were well into the singing and dancing. The performers, in a small village setting, put on an energetic and engaging show, telling of the migration and history...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Its not your local everyday show. It is a build up of many cultures and the true meaning of dance and story telling. Well worth visiting, meet the people share thier passion and join in a meal. Its all a worthy cause. I will be...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Maureen L, Owner at Nyani Cultural Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Thank you so much Richard, this comment means so much to my team and even more to me. Although this project aims to provide a cultural experience for visitors to Limpopo, it also aims to up-skill and provide job opportunities for local artists in order...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

My husband was skeptical at attending this, but turns out we had an amazing time! Great introduction of the area's history shown through music and dance, and traditional food (complete with cooked worm!). Very unknown - a hidden gem!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a must for anyone visiting the Kruger area. It is under-priced and over delivers. The energy and enthusiasm of the performers would not be out of place on a West End stage and the visit to the village is informative and fun. To...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

The passion, enthusiasm and enjoyment of the dancers is infectious, loads of rhythm and energy! Recommended for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Barbara M
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Response from ch179656 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I had a private driver from my lodge 2 hours away so can't tell you. Altogether I paid 3800 Rand.
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27 June 2016|
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Response from Maureen L | Property representative |
Hello Dan, thank you for your inquiry! I have replied to you by email and suggested we choose a date that suites your program. If Tuesday 26th is suitable we can invite other guests to join you and build an audience! I wait... More
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