Shakaland Tour

Get a unique insight into the traditional culture and customs of the proud Zulu nation on this guided excursion to the largest Zulu kraal in Zululand. Shakaland offers a wonderful insight into the Zulus' former traditional way of life; It is the oldest "Zulu Cultural Village" in Zululand. Shakaland represents the kraal of Senzangakhona. He was the father of legendary Zulu King Shaka, who conquered the various clans and tribes in Zululand and founded the Zulu nation by uniting them.

Learn about Zulu culture and their customs, including the craftsmanship that goes into making spears, shields, and pots. Observe their skilled beadwork and pot-making, and watch them build their huts, grind maize, and prepare food.

Sample traditional Zulu beer, which is an important component of local festivities. You will also enjoy a delicious lunchtime feast in the village. Later, watch Zulu dancers and drummers as they perform the traditional Zulu War Dance, and meet a real isangoma (witch doctor.)
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Cultural Experience


Shakaland Tour

Experience traditional Zulu and customs at the largest Zulu Kraal in Zululand, look into the future with an iSangoma or traditional healer… all this  and more, packed into one exhilarating day. We’ve laid on some traditional beer for you to sample, while the craftsmen and community who make the spears, shields, beadwork, pots and their huts, open their doors so you can witness their skills and artistry. The Zulu dancers will thrill you with their grace and energy, and we’ve made sure you’re treated to a most satisfying lunchtime feast. Come live a day in the life of a traditional community – you’l find it informative and a far cry from anything you’ve ever experienced!

Your experience Highlights

  • Zulu Kraal
  • iSangoma or Traditional Healer
  • Sample Zulu Beer
  • Discover Zulu skills and artistry
  • Zulu dancing
  • Lunch

Total package price from: 124

Standard Terms and Conditions

  • Prices are per person sharing, depending on the season
  • Prices shown here are very much a guideline, contact us to discuss your specific requirements so that we can quote to your unique needs and in your preferred currency
  • Services are subject to availability at the time of booking confirmation


  • Shakaland – Nandi Experience and lunch only.

Departs Tue, Thu & Sat between 08h30 & 08h45
Returns at +- 16h30


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