Hluhluwe Imfolozi Safari & DumaZulu Cultural Village Day Tour From Durban

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From $153.06

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Durban, Durban

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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On this full day tour you will visit

Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Park & DumaZulu Cultural Village. The tour first starts at Hluhluwe Imfolozi for a day of safaris exploring South Africa's oldest nature reserve. The reserve is home to a diverse range of wild life including the BIG five.  The tour then moves to the

DumaZulu Cultural Village, South Africa’s largest Cultural Village which offers a 

guided tour about Zulu Culture and traditions.

What's Included

Collection and drop off from Durban in an Air-conditioned vehicle

Hotel pickup and drop-off

National Park fees

Qualified Tour Guide

What's Not Included

Food and drinks


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
  • CHILD: Age: 6 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • DATES: All year round
  • TRAVELLER TYPE: Single or Per Person Sharing
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • You are ok travelling a 2.5hr distance to reserve.
  • You want to experience and learn about the wildlife that roams the reserve.
  • AGE: All ages welcome
  • DEPARTURE & RETURN LOCATION: Pickup & drop off service within a 10km radius of Durban.
  • RETURN TIME: 08:30 PM
  • WEAR: Comfortable clothing and shoes, hat, sunscreen, jacket.
  • You are looking for a day safari in Hluhluwe Imfolozi.
  • You want to experience a Zulu Cultural Village to see what Zulu life was like before the modern era.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

The tour departs from Durban heading north up the coast to northern KwaZulu-Natal. You will arrive at the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi gate 2h30m hours after departing from Durban. You experienced guide will show you around the park in search of the diverse wildlife and Big 5.

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve is set in the heart of Zululand where Africa’s Big 5 (Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhinoceros) roam the flourishing savannah. Established in 1895 this is the oldest park in South Africa and is 98 000 hectares. This tour is in a closed vehicle. The Park contains an immense diversity of fauna and flora and is characterised by hilly topography. The list of animals at the park is long and diverse.  Hluhluwe, the northern section of the park, is noted for its wide variety of both bird and animal life. Imfolozi Game Reserve is situated in the southern section of the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park. Today, the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park is world renowned for its White Rhino conservation and its Centenary Capture Centre is setting exceptional standards for animal capture and sustainable utilization in Africa.

Your guide will stop for lunch at Hilltop Camp (own expense) giving you time to refuel and relax. The restaurant is situated at the top of the hill and gives visitors the chance to enjoy the scenery of the camp and surrounding areas. After lunch you will continue with your safari before leaving the park on route to DumaZulu Cultural Village.

DumaZulu "Thundering Zulu" is the largest Zulu cultural village in South Africa. The village is located near Hluhluwe Village in Zululand and is laid out in the tradition Zulu style of Zulu beehive huts arranged in a circle around a cattle kraal. Visitors enjoy a guided tour of the village and the interesting culture and customs of the Zulu nation. Guests can watch various displays of basket-weaving, spear and shield making, beadwork, pot-making, Sangoma bone throwing and spectacular Zulu dancing. The village is home to more than fifty Zulu residents who both live and work there, forming part of a "living museum".

After the tour we start the two hours journey back to Durban for drop off

12 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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