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Phezulu Safari Park

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Address: Old Main Road, Durban 3660, South Africa
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+27 31 777 1000

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We went in for drinks at the restaurant. The view from up there was fantastic and you can see the beautiful rolling hills. Even though we did not eat, the menu is quite versatile... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 August 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We went in for drinks at the restaurant. The view from up there was fantastic and you can see the beautiful rolling hills. Even though we did not eat, the menu is quite versatile. There's is also a well stocked up shop selling African crafts.

1 Thank kelebogilem503
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

It was a nice and memorable experience, we enjoyed the view, the place and the dance ceremony. A must for all visitors in Durban.

1 Thank Sepiedeh M
Plantation, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic location and they do a great job! The people running the show are friendly and fun, my kids really enjoyed it while also learning a lot! In fact my daughter loved it so much she wanted to go back to watch the Zulu show again. The ride through the park itaelf is filled w spectacular breathtaking... More 

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Kingston, Jamaica
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Very interactive, entertaining and educational package. I was a little disappointed that none of the "Big 5" were on the property but I still enjoyed seeing the exotic animals as we went through the rugged terrain. I also loved that it had different attractions in 1.

Thank Zahra M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Monday morning we decided to go to the phezulu Safari park. For R150 a person the value is amazing . A Zulu cultural tour and dance is included and so is a tour of the reptile and snake park. The Zulu dance was the most amazing I've ever seen. It's about 45 minutes long and well worth the visit. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

I think the best thing about PheZulu is the drive through Valley of 1000 Hills. It is absolutely beautiful out there. Also, I enjoyed learning a bit about Zulu culture. Being that I live as an expat in Senegal, I usually don't play tourist very often. I enjoyed the reptile park and the Zulu experience. I will say that it... More 

Thank Anna G
Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is the place to visit if you want to experience high performance of Zulu dance performed by very energetic group of people. The curio shop is well stocked with all kinds of African curio art and bead work. The safari tour is amazing, you got to see all sorts of wild animals.

1 Thank 831bcm
England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

We chose to come to Phezulu after deciding that going to the bigger parks was too expensive with children under 6 (who can't go on the open sided game drives). This was the perfect choice for them because we went in an open-sided vehicle and got really really close to the animals. An hour was the perfect length for them,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Lots of folks make the trip to PheZulu an hour from Durban to visit the Safari Park. As a Durban native, I've always enjoyed the Zulu dancing and village life tour (75 minutes) held four times daily at the Park. This is an excellent peek into Zulu social customs and the dancing is great. The photography opportunities, with the Valley... More 

3 Thank BryanSil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We visited Phe Zulu for dancing and village life display and the bonus croc feeding and snake handling. This is a well run and interesting park to visit the dinner at the cafe was very good with great views over the valley below.

Thank Warrick P

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