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Add-on Rural Limpopo Cultural Village

  • 1 night at a cultural village camp in rural Limpopo Province. Sleep in a thatched ‘rondawel hut’, built in the traditional African style!
  • No electricity (all refrigeration and lighting by gas & paraffin)
  • Your group of family/friends have the exclusive use of the camp and the exclusive services of a
    qualified Ashtons tour guide plus support staff. No other people, vehicles or noises – just nature!
  • Guided cultural activities led by qualified guides from the local community. Up-close encounter with the real lifestyle and traditions of rural African people
  • Sightseeing along the Panorama Route (including Blyde River Canyon & God’s Window)

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SAFARI DETAILS
  Pick Up :
  • N/A (add-on to other tours)
  Drop Off:
  • Location: Hotel/guesthouse/airport in Johannesburg/Pretoria/ Nelspruit/Hoedspruit.
  • Time: 18h00 (or the time that best suits you).
  • Options: You can fly back from an airport close to Kruger or enjoy the scenic drive!
  Group Compostion: Your group of family / friends only (2-10 people)
  Dining Inclusions: 1 Breakfast; 1 Lunch; 1 Dinner; All hot & soft drinks; Local beers & wines (prepared & served by Ashtons staff)
  Accommodation: Thatched twin-bedded ‘rondawel huts’, built in the traditional African style. Quality bedding and towels provided. Communal ablutions with hot showers and flushing toilets
  Vehicle: Air-conditioned vehicles (a/c does not apply to the open game viewing vehicles). All driving will be done by your qualified Ashtons guide(s) and resident camp rangers.
  Other Inclusions: Entrance Fees; Fuel; Toll Road Fees
  Not Included:
  • Optional extra guided activities not mentioned above
  • Meals not included in the meal plan at the end of each day in the itinerary below
  • Alcoholic beverages other than local beers & wines; gratuities and any other items of a personal nature
  • International and domestic flights
 

Rates:

Price subject to quotation

  Please note:
  • This is an example itinerary only & specific details may vary
  • All accommodation and guided activities are subject to availability at time of booking
  • Extra guided activities may be booked in advance, subject to availability, and at an additional cost
  • Certain activities and highlights (e.g. God’s Window) are weather dependant
  • All quotations are subject to the Ashtons Tours Terms & Conditions which are available on requestt
EXAMPLE ITINERARY:

Day 1: End of previous tour to the Rural Limpopo Cultural Village

Transfer with your Ashtons guide from the last activity of your previous tour to the Cultural Village in rural Limpopo. Lunch followed by time to settle into camp and freshen up. Afternoon visit to the local community with your qualified local guide for a traditional dancing experience. Optional visits to specific members of the community such as one of the local chiefs and/or the ‘sangoma’ (optional extra; must be pre-booked). Dinner at the main lapa followed by time around the campfire where your local guide relates stories of the traditions and history of the local people. Comfortable night’s sleep on your ¾ beds
with thick mattresses. Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Johannesburg via the Panorama Route

Early guided walk (2 hours) with your qualified local guide, visiting the natural hot springs and experiencing salt making done in the traditional way that dates back centuries. Breakfast at the central lapa before packing up and preparing for departure. Drive with your guide back to Johannesburg/ Pretoria along the Panorama Route (including God’s Window and Blyde River Canyon). Or fly back to Johannesburg from Nelspruit/Hoedspruit. Meal plan: Breakfast

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