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Durban City Private Day Tour

Durban City Private Day Tour

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Get a comprehensive overview of Durban's highlights and landmarks, with transportation in between, on this full-day tour. Listen as your guide delves deep into the history, culture, architecture, and environment of this South African city. Stops include the Moses Mabhida Stadium, Umhlanga Rocks Promenade, Ushaka Village Walk, City Hall, Victoria Street Market, Durban Botanic Gardens, and others.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.33
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$90.33
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Durban City Private Half Day Tour

Durban City Private Half Day Tour

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This tour includes a variety of stops and gives tourists a chance to see Durban and learn about the people and its history.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.79
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$68.79
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Full Day Sani Pass and Lesotho Tour from Durban in 4X4

Full Day Sani Pass and Lesotho Tour from Durban in 4X4

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Combine a city tour with mountain terrain on this full-day tour from Durban. Visit Pietermaritzburg, the capital city of KwaZulu-Natal, followed by the Mahatma Gandhi statue at city hall. Next, drive Sani Pass—a rugged mountain road that reaches the neighboring country of Lesotho. Cross the border to visit a local village and have a drink at the highest-altitude pub in Africa.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$253.63
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$253.63

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Durban City & PheZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

Durban City & PheZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

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Tour the coastal city of Durban and explore the Valley of a 1000 Hills on a informative day trip through greater KwaZulu-Natal. Begin with a visit to some of this busy port city's main highlights, including the bustling Victoria Street Market, the KwaMuhle Apartheid Museum and the Southern Hemisphere's largest mosque. Stroll among orchids and cycads in the Durban Botanic Gardens and see the country's oldest temple complex in the country. Then go outside the city to experience Zulu culture, including a traditional Zulu dance performance.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.38
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$124.38
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Battlefields Private Day Tour from Durban

Battlefields Private Day Tour from Durban

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Visit the Isandlwana Battlefields, where South African and British Colonial history was made in a major battle, on this full-day tour from Durban. With an historian guide to lead you, you'll learn about the great battle between the Zulu warriors and British troops in 1879. Stop at Rorke's Drift to visit the museum, as well as Buffalo River for lunch and refreshments. Entrance fees and round-trip transportation included.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$235.56
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$235.56
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Culture Walking Tour of Durban

Culture Walking Tour of Durban

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Johnny is a true Durbanite and knows the city and it's people like no other. Therefore, a city tour with Johnny shows the unique sides of Durban that you will never forget. The tour will take you through town to the markets and the beach by using the famous combi's to get from one place to another. Fun and adventure guaranteed!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.74
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$34.74

Day Tour of Rorkes Drift and Isandlwana

Day Tour of Rorkes Drift and Isandlwana

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On this amazing day tour you'll get to walk the very ground that the British and Zulu fought on and with your qualified and passionate guide, will gain a deeper understanding of the battles themselves as well as the events that led up to the battles of Rorkes Drift and Isandlwana.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$156.35
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$156.35

Full-Day Zulu Cultural Tour from Durban

Full-Day Zulu Cultural Tour from Durban

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Explore the traditional culture of the Zulu people with this full-day tour from Durban. Visit the cultural village of Shakaland to learn about the legacy of the great King Shaka, a revered leader of the Zulus. Get introduced to Zulu traditions such as Sangomas and assegaai-wielding warriors, and see demonstrations of spear making and dancing. Enjoy a buffet lunch during the tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.70
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$189.70
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Mandela Capture Site & PheZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

Mandela Capture Site & PheZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

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Take a hassle-free day trip to Pietermaritzburg, the capital of KawZulu-Natal province, on this small-group tour from Durban, limited to 11 people or fewer. Visit the site where Nelson Mandela was captured, learn about traditional Zulu culture, and more on an 8-hour excursion from the city.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$235.56
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$235.56
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Hluhluwe Imfolozi Big 5 Reserve day Safari from Durban

Hluhluwe Imfolozi Big 5 Reserve day Safari from Durban

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Get the best possible chance of seeing Africa's Big Five on this tour of Hluhluwe Imfolozi from Durban. Located just 2.5 hours outside of Durban, you'll get there quickly and won't spend a ton of time driving. Once there, embark on a safari game drive to see elephants, buffalo, rhinos, leopards, and lions. Listen to in-depth commentary from your guide as you travel on the local flora and fauna. This tour is perfect for those on a tight time schedule that want a true safari experience.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$170.25
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$170.25

Hluhluwe Imfolozi Safari &DumaZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

Hluhluwe Imfolozi Safari &DumaZulu Cultural Village Private Day Tour from Durban

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Discover South Africa’s cultural heritage and spot the Big Five as you visit two popular attractions in one day—the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve and DumaZulu Cultural Village. In the morning, enjoy a thrilling safari at Hluhluwe Imfolozi and look out for the Big Five— Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, and Rhinoceros. After lunch (own expense) overlooking the park, learn about the culture and traditions of the Zulu tribe at the DumaZulu Cultural Village.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$263.36
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$263.36
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Full-Day Small-Group Anglo-Zulu Battlefields Tour from Durban

Full-Day Small-Group Anglo-Zulu Battlefields Tour from Durban

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Spend an entire day touring the Anglo-Zulu battlefield sites on a small-group tour. Follow in the footsteps of brave warriors and relive history through the eyes of an expert guide. Learn about the events that took place on January 22, 1879 that shaped a nation. This historic tour that's capped at just 12 travelers includes snacks and comfortable hotel transport.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$203.25
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$203.25

Durban Full Day Zulu Experience

Durban Full Day Zulu Experience

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Phezulu Cultural Village and Reptile Park. Here, enjoy an immersive Zulu cultural experience complete with a traditional dance performance The tour is a walking tour, lasting about 90 min (light activity). We'll get to meet the actual Chief/Headman of the village, as well as the Sangoma (traditional healer). We'll also get to walk down the river, a place of huge importance to the Zulu people, where young boys traditionally met their wives to be.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$152.87
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$152.87

4 Night Zulu Culture, Battlefields & Wildlife Tour

4 Night Zulu Culture, Battlefields & Wildlife Tour

This is an comprehensive and detailed tour of Kwa Zulu Natal offering both culture, Isandlwana & Rorkes' drift battlefields where Zulus and British fought on 22 January 1879, and close encounter with wildlife such as the BIG 5. We have brilliant tour guides who are knowledgeable in both culture, history and South African wildlife. Lunch, dinner and breakfast included in the package.
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  • 4 days
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$1,558.26
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$1,558.26

Overnight Zulu Culture & Heritage Tour from Durban

Overnight Zulu Culture & Heritage Tour from Durban

Learn about the cultural history of the Zulus with this 2-day adventure from Durban. Travel to the Emakhosini Valley of Kings, birthplace of King Shaka and other Zulu Kings. Hear entertaining and educational stories of Zulu history from your professional guides. Stay overnight in the renowned cultural village and resort of Shakaland.
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  • 2 days
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$474.25
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$474.25

Durban City Day Tour Including a Tour of the Zulu Markets

Durban City Day Tour Including a Tour of the Zulu Markets

Visit some of the most unique sites in South Africa on this informative and fun Durban city day tour. You will get to walk through the bustling Zulu Markets as well as the Indian Market. You will get a tour through the oldest surviving Botanical Gardens in Africa as well as visit the historical city center. You will get to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant where Durban's famed "bunny chow" is served and you will visit the famous Golden Mile that keep visitors coming year after year.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.01
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$66.01

Battlefield Tour, Duration : 14hrs, Cost : R3127pp - 2 or more pax travelling

Battlefield Tour, Duration : 14hrs, Cost : R3127pp - 2 or more pax travelling

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On this Battlefield we focus on the Isandlwana Battlefield and Rorkes drift Battlefield. These are the two major wars between Zulus and British People . In our Battlefield Tour we include a guide who will be introducing the battles , the victory between the 2 countries. Our Guides introduce these battles and lay out the foundation for details which will be given by the Battlefield specialist in the real sites where everything happened. These battlefield has a museum which guest will have to visit for clarification of points. Guest are then taken to the real sites starting with Isandlwana Battlefield followed by Rorkes Drift Battlefield. It is a combination of sorrows and victories for both battlefield. The Battlefield include the study, the research , the moment of truth for those people who has watched the film Zulu. Our lunch will be at Rorkes Drift site and then we driveback to Durban.on our way back the guest keep engaging with guest to clarify everything.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$184.28
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$184.28
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Durban 3Days Tour

Durban 3Days Tour

HIGHLIGHTS • This Tour is meant for you stop that you can cover the best that KwaZuluNatal has to offer_The Drakensburg Mountain,Battlefields and the ZuluLand • It is a Tour which brings together the magnificent scenery,both historical and natural heritage of this Province. • Small group ensures Personal Service • Informative friendly and professional Guide • Multi_Day Trip • See some of the Native WildLife in their Natural Environment Highlights of this Tour include the Natal Midlands,UNESCO World heritage site,the Drakensburg and St Lucia wetlands.the world Ren_owned Battlefields of the Anglo Zulu and Boer War and the Zulu Cultural Village.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$799.46
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$799.46

Drakensberg World Heritage Tour

Drakensberg World Heritage Tour

The Drakensberg Mountain range has an undulating, dominating beauty. This full-day sightseeing heritage tour goes through the Drakensberg mountain range, a full 3-kilometer round trip hike, but in addition to traveling through such breathtaking vistas, we’re going to visit the World Heritage Site, Giant’s Castle, and the enigmatic Bushman paintings in the vicinity. The Bushman cave paintings are almost as old as humanity itself. They date back 2,000 years and are a fascinating look into the history and culture of the Bushmen or San people of South Africa. Our return to Durban is via a visit to the Nelson Mandela Capture Site – a historically significant moment in South African history and now commemorated with a world-class sculpture, in memory of Nelson Mandela and his heroic role in the struggle against apartheid. *Visit the World Heritage Site of Giant's Castle *Enjoy a guided tour of Bushman paintings *Visit the Nelson Mandela Capture Site
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  • 10 hours
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$162.99
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$162.99
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Durban Township and Mahatma Gandhi Day Tour

Durban Township and Mahatma Gandhi Day Tour

Townships are part and parcel of life for many around South Africa and Durban has one of the oldest townships of all, the KwaMashu township. What makes this tour so unique is you will have an opportunity to learn about what makes a township and how modern South Africa is dealing with townships today. While visiting the township, you will get to visit the Phoenix Settlement established by Mahatma Gandhi during his time in South Africa, as well as visit the Ohlanga Institute where Nelson Mandela cast the first free and fair election vote in South Africa. Time permitting, you will also have an opportunity to visit the 1860 Museum that records and celebrates the arrival of the Indians in 1860 and learn about how they changed life in Durban for the better!
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.76
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$100.76

Durban City Tour

Durban City Tour

Enjoy an exciting tour of our vibrant and captivating city and experience it's cultural mix, energy and history. Get to learn about how the city developed from a mere settlement to the modern city of today, including the personalities who contributed to it's history.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.40
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$66.40

Durban: Visit a Museum of living Plants and a Sanctuary for Primates

Durban: Visit a Museum of living Plants and a Sanctuary for Primates

Start the day strolling through Africa’s oldest surviving Botanical Gardens with a passionate horticulturalist tapping into its history and their unique collection. Meet the loneliest man on planet Earth and learn about the secret to invisibility. Yes you heard right. Drop in at the vibey suburb of Umhlanga Rocks en route for a spot of lunch at the award winning street food dive, CaneCutters, and taste Durban’s Indian Heritage (own cost). Bunny Chows are their speciality. Ready for an immersive primate experience? Monkeyland KZN is the world’s second free-roaming multi-species primate sanctuary offering a range of experiences including monkey safaris where you will encounter species such as capuchin monkeys, black-and-white ruffed lemurs, buff-cheeked gibbons and black howler monkeys in their forest home. Connect with your primate friends at leisure.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.56
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$118.56

Inanda Heritage route and Cato Manor

Inanda Heritage route and Cato Manor

The Inanda Heritage Tour starts at the Inanda township, and takes visitors into the Ohlange Institute, which was established by Rev. John Dube, who was also the first president of the African National Congress in 1901. The Ohlange Institute is the historical site where former president Dr. Nelson Mandela cast his vote in 1994. The trail includes a visit to the Phoenix Settlement, established in 1904 by Gandhi. Ghandi’s home stands in the settlement, fully restored, and has been named as a national monument. The Inanda Seminary, established in 1869 by the missionary Mary Edwards, is one of the oldest African private schools for girls, and has recently undergone a complete restoration, along the route is Ebuhleni village, the origin of the Shembe religion. The Shembe church was founded in the village about one hundred years ago, and today has over two million followers.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$107.05
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$107.05

Drakensberg Mountain Range and Nelson Mandela Capture Site Day Tour from Durban

Drakensberg Mountain Range and Nelson Mandela Capture Site Day Tour from Durban

Experience the stunning Drakensberg Mountains on a day trip from Durban. Take in the endless vistas and incredible scenery before setting out on a short walk to view ancient Bushman paintings, hidden within caves and the Drakensberg's remote surrounds. Following lunch (own expense) pay a visit to the Nelson Mandela Capture Site, home to an informative visitor centre and an incredible steel monument signifying the site's importance in the fight against apartheid. This trip includes round-trip hotel transport (to most hotels) and the expertise of a professional guide.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$206.81
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$206.81
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