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Rorke's Drift

Dundee, South Africa
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Scene of a bloody battle in 1879 between 150 soldiers defending a supply station and more than 4,000 warriors during the Anglo-Zulu War.
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We hired a guide for the day, but unless you are a real history buff you could get what you need by self driving and doing a bit of reading before you go. Visit is Ishwandla first and the come back here to get a...More

Thank wayneghall
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Rorke's Drift and stayed there 2 days. On arrival after a long drive we chilled out and enjoyed the scenery. Day 2 was a tour to the battlefields. I would recommend to have a guide as this makes the day so much more...More

Thank gresatre
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed the trip with my partner. The guide we had was very informative and explained everything well. Although many people who are interested in military history visit here I still feel that other tourists interested in sightseeing would also benefit.

Thank shagron
Reviewed 27 August 2016

History buffs will find this area amazing. I'm not one, but could only imagine what this time period was like with it's hardships, temperatures and limitations. In some areas not much shows, but the tour will fill you in with what happened. The self-guided trail...More

Thank ConnieCThailand15
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Touring the battlefields of Isadlwana and Rorkes Drift last weekend was awesome. A guide is a must, we stayed at the Rorkes Drift Hotel which is situated on the banks of the Buffalo River overlooking the actual drift, just beautiful. The hotel was excellent in...More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

You've seen Michael Caine, Stanley Baker etc in the movie and, now, you want to see where it all happened for yourself. Our group of 4 were certainly not disappointed even if the movie setting is nowhere near like the real thing. here, with your...More

1  Thank MandY1943
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Visited January 2016 on the 22 nd to be exact .Wed already visited Isanddwhan earlier in the day and this was a very interesting follow up to the earlier battle . The place is very well kept and the original foundations if the hospital can...More

Thank andrewlefkas
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Excellent informative battle site, the very low priced visitor guide walked you through the main actions on the site and explained in some detail the events of the zulu attach and british defence. Good parking and a very good, clean with good food cafe on...More

1  Thank jk1955
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Been wanting to visit here fro years and years so was really pleased to manage it it. Took a guide from the hotel and he put all the meat on the bones so much better than the books can. The "museum" as such is well...More

2  Thank Donkeede
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This was part of a 2 day private tour of the battlefields compete with a great guide with a passion and makes all the difference at Rorke's Drift. Although the buildings are not the original ones, they were destroyed in the fire, they are still...More

1  Thank Cricketman_10
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3 January 2015|
Response from johannhamman | Reviewed this property |
41 km from Dundee. Turnoff on the Greytown road.