The best Durban holiday packages with Mashalas Travel
3 Day Durban Tour R8500
If you want to tour Durban and discover amazing tourist attractions, you will find the best Durban city tour here. We take pride in what we do; therefore we will always give everything we can to ensure that our visitors get the most out of their vacation packages. With Mashalas Travel you can expect affordable tours and value for your money.
Vasco da Gama discovered Durban in 1497, but it would be year before anyone settled here to form a city. Durban is home to the country’s busiest port which was established in 1824. On a Durban city tour you will hear more about the city’s history and how it evolved into the bustling metropolis it is today.
While on this journey, you will not only hear fascinating stories of influential people who made history in Durban, but also see where it all happened. The three day Durban tour is one of the most popular Durban holiday packages. One of the stops on the tour is at the Colonial Building with a bronze statue of Mahatma Ghandi in front of it.
On your trip to Durban, the Natal Midlands scenery will surely be one of the highlights. Nelson Mandela was born in 1918. During the Apartheid era he went to jail when he tried to bring about the downfall of the government. In Howick, in the Midlands, we stop at the Nelson Mandela Capture site where he was arrested in 1962. The late Madiba spent 27 years in prison before he was elected as South African president in 1994.
There are 8 World Heritage Sites in South Africa and the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park is one of them with good reason. The San people lived here and captured their daily lives on the walls of the caves. A guided tour to the caves will be very informative. Your knowledgeable tour guide can explain the history of the rock art, how and when it was painted and what it means.
An overnight tour will take you to Shakaland where you will be exposed to the Zulu culture. Here you will interact with Zulu locals who will show you how they continue to incorporate old traditions in the present day. Your tour guide will tell you more about the history of Zulu land and give you some fun facts such as: The word “Zulu” can be translated to “heaven” in English.
KwaZulu Natal’s head of state is King Zwelithini Goodwill kaBhekuzulu. He became king in 1971, three years after the death of his father. King Zwelithini Goodwill kaBhekuzulu has had the longest reign in the kingdom.
In the media it often happens that cultures are misrepresented and depicted in ways that differ from the reality. After this tour you will have a true understanding of the Zulu people’s way of life and the importance that their heritage has to them. We will also go to Zulu Kraal & Village, which is a homestad, where you can enjoy a traditional Zulu meal and sit back to watch their remarkable dances.
Book your tour to Durban with Mashalas Travel today. Contact us for more information about the tour plan. You can also chat to a consultant and book your trip via Whatsapp. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to experience one of the most popular tourist destinations. With us you can go city sightseeing in Pilanesberg National Park and other provinces as well.