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Full-Day Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift Battlefield Tour from Durban
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Full-Day Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift Battlefield Tour from Durban

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Spend a day exploring the 19th-century Anglo-Zulu battlefields of Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift. Learn about the history of the battles that took place on 22 January 1879 and then see the landscape on which the fighting occurred.
US$220,49 per adult
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HertsJosh wrote a review Aug 2020
Much Hadham, United Kingdom121 contributions19 helpful votes
Isandlwana should be experienced from the local mountain tops in order to get a Zulu perspective of British encampment and strategy.
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Date of experience: July 2020
111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA wrote a review Mar 2020
Bristol, United Kingdom5 630 contributions661 helpful votes
This was the most fascination full day's battlefield tour narrated by our personal guide Paul, also our host at Rorke's Drift lodge. Amazing views that captivate you, the story unfolds and until you are actually there you cannot believe how this monumental piece of history took place. Brilliant tour, the best event that we experienced in our two week trip to Natal. The battlefield sites and 1879 brought back to life once again- humbling...
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Date of experience: February 2020
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GadaboutNH wrote a review Feb 2020
Merrimack, New Hampshire30 contributions15 helpful votes
The landscape has not changed. You can see every detail of where the saving of the colors took place or the fugitives crossed the Buffalo River and the graves of the heros who escaped but perished in the final attempt. A remarkable experience.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Gary G wrote a review Jan 2020
Pool, United Kingdom14 contributions2 helpful votes
As part of my stay I completed the walk to Fugatives drift the location in which those fleeing the battle of Iswandhala tried to escape to the alleged sated of Natal across the buffalo river. You can only imagine the chaos and fear .if you like your history this is a bucket list trip.l
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Date of experience: January 2020
Peter B wrote a review Dec 2019
London, United Kingdom621 contributions246 helpful votes
We were fortunate enough to be staying at Fugitive's Drift Lodge, but we made the mistake of going on our first afternoon - which we didn't have to - thus losing the chronology. Save it till the end of the tours if you can.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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