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It was very interesting to meet the chief Ngobeni and his family and the healer of the tribe. The... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Rochelle J
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
via mobile
A night of great dancing with a meal

The setting was very atmospheric and the dance group provided an energetic routine and performance... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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R535, Hazyview, South Africa
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

It was very interesting to meet the chief Ngobeni and his family and the healer of the tribe. The local guide explained us all about Shangana customs and culture. We visited in some afternoon and there were only the chief and some family members, I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rochelle J
Reviewed September 21, 2018

A little bit to expensive for what has to offer. We were there at the opening hour and saw the chief and all the others inhabitants of the village arrving in the pick-up truck form the city. It spoiled all the wander of it.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lifmap
Reviewed July 6, 2018

This is NOT Disneyland, this IS however the truth, of how people lived and in some cases still live to this day - this Village is self-sustained with NO government support - they make do with the resources they have - and everyone of my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

The setting was very atmospheric and the dance group provided an energetic routine and performance. The meal was plentiful although a little bland. A good way to spend an evening with friends.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank y_monaghan
Reviewed April 3, 2018

The show is filled with energy and does not stop to amaze. The meal afterwards is interesting and informs further oft he local culture.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

We enjoyed as app family to visitthe Shangaan cultural village and we have learn much about the historical diversity and origins of the Shangaan tribe .

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

We got to see the show one evening as part of our tour package. We found the show not well rehearsed and a bit disorganized. We were disappointed.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

It was an honour to us to visit the Shangana village and the people. To me was very important to acknowledge a bit more about African traditional culture and the people. The family was very friendly and a beautiful people. We also had the opportunity...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Our guide was very knowledgeable about her culture, the traditional food was good as we all ate with our hands ( no knives and forks ) Although it was a midday tour the washing of the hands by the Chief's wives was not done nor...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Willie367
Reviewed December 8, 2016

A typically predictable holiday entertainment which reminded me of holiday camp or cheap hotels abroad style of evening shows. The young dancers were noisily enthusiastic and of course dragged people out to make fun of them to entertain the crowd. Yawn.

Date of experience: November 2016
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rick P
February 9, 2016|
Response from Karolyn G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea if they are open.
February 1, 2016|
Response from IanB2809 |
It is a very long way from Cape Town and therefore it is not possible to do a day visit. You would need to be visiting Mpumalanga and/or the Kruger Park.