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Swazi Cultural Village

Mantenga, Swaziland
+268 2416 1151
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Historic Swazi village

We took the morning tour. Arriving about 1 hour before the start of the 11:15 show, we had an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nick S
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Mechelen, Belgium
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A tourist village to see the culture of the Swazi

The Swazi Cultural Village was very interesting with a good guide who led us through the area... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JJMAYNARD
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Average9%
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Mantenga, Swaziland
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+268 2416 1151
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the morning tour. Arriving about 1 hour before the start of the 11:15 show, we had an opportunity to have the full guided tour of the village. The guide gave us an excellent impression of the Swazi culure and living habits. The show...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Swazi Cultural Village was very interesting with a good guide who led us through the area explaining the life of the swazi. It terminated with a very active song and dance routine. It was very entertaining

Thank JJMAYNARD
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I have seen many cultural villages all through southern Africa and I must rate the Swazi Cultural Village as one of the most interesting and professionally run: All participants, including our guide were very well informed, friendly and energetic (like you would expect). The village...More

Thank Horst S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

we had a good time although I would say we learnt about the traditional customs of swazi people not about how Swazi people live today. This is a folkloric show and a tour of a family homestead that has been reconstructed for the tour. This...More

Thank Cristina T
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

It's a very touristic event. It doesn't seem that they live like this and it's just to pretend. The dance is very good, they are a chorus. They sound really excellent and most of them put passion on their performance. It was very nice to...More

Thank LAURA R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We usually avoid "tourist shows" and yes there was a crowd. However, the Swazi Cultural Village was surprisingly interesting and non-commercial. The dance presentation was well done and great fun. To visit the village, we were divided into small groups and led by a young...More

Thank WonderfulWorld59
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A very interesting tour through the old village providing detailed information about the life of the people and their cultural heritage.

Thank SonjaB60
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Totally recommend a visit to this cultural village, it was very welcoming. The dancing & singing gave you goose bumps....the dancing was so lively & entertaining & the athleticism of the dancers awesome. The singing was uplifting...we really did not want the entertainment to stop....More

Thank travella2016
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The visit gets its extra flavor if you go when the dance is performed. Great performance, great traditional songs and instruments. Also the village is nice to visit, especially if a guide teaches you the details, which you may not understand without. Finally, the waterfall...More

Thank Alberto J
Reviewed 12 July 2017

They have very good traditional culture introduction and very good performance.I spent E100 for their CD because the singing is so beautiful.... Then I found the CD quality is just a disaster. The only thing I can hear is wind and noise...

1  Thank Hsu-Wei-Chun
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