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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.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“african culture” (19 reviews)
“dance show” (14 reviews)
Portion 198 Of Farm no 493 | Off the R512, Lanseria 1748, South Africa
+27 12 205 1394
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Good basic overview of now native tribes dressed, lived and danced. Dancing at end of tour could have been a little shorter - after a while it all seemed the same, other than costumes. Not impressed with buffet lunch offered - maybe a 2 of...More

Thank Brandeau
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I loved the welcome African dance that was performed. I had to experience authentic traditional African dance and culture. No trip would be complete without it. Educational too!

Thank aprilqueens
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We decided to spend our last night in the hotel in the cultural village. Even though I spent my childhood in South Africa, I really enjoyed the evening there. Our room was in a Zulu hut. But it had everything you could wish for, like...More

Thank WilmaSchweiz
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you're a first time visitor to Africa, Lesedi is a good way to learn about the different tribes. There's a market place with each tribe selling different items. Be sure to bargain and make sure the items are made in Africa. At the end...More

Thank millie4t
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My family visiting from overseas treated us to the Lesedi Cultural Village. As we did not arrive at the same time the receptionist would not let us in as she could not find a booking for 6 people? Due to this total inefficiency and a...More

Thank 789oliverh
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Lesedi is located in the heart of the African bushveld amidst the rocky hills within the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site. Explore the fascinating cultures and traditions of the people of Africa, visiting five traditional homesteads inhabited by Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho and...More

Thank hikwam
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited with our South African family who had never been. It was a real amazing experience learning about the different tribes. The best by far was the dancing at the end amazing

Thank Joanne J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I think the rating here depends pretty much on what you arr looking for. In my case, having just arrived, I wanted a nice afternoon activity that wasn't too heavy but gave me an intro to African culture. And Lesedi was a perfect choice. You...More

1  Thank Rodrigo S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A wonderful place to learn South African culture . All the huts were very well designed to express different cultures. . Rooms were safe and spacious . Food was okay . The pathway to our rooms were very muddy and uneven to walk on ,...More

Thank purplesweet102
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A great place to come to understand our diverse cultures. The staff were very helpful, and assisted us in having very joyous time. The food was excellent, for the establishment! Well done! The accommodations are in need of repair and upgrading. The wheelchair bound would...More

Thank suceco
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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
16 March 2017|
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Response from ONESTBOB | Reviewed this property |
Well, it depends what you do. To look around the retail area and cafe is free, The cultural show, African feast and staying the night are priced separately and set out on their website. We were 5 adults and 2 children, and... More