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Golden Gate Highlands National Park, Bethlehem 9701, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

For those who are not driving into Lesotho this village is providing a "real" experience how life has evaluated over centuries. Homes has been build in the various stages of development and people are showing part of their culture. A worthwhile stop.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank terbangbelanda
Reviewed 27 October 2015

While there is the potential for great cultural and tourist interest, the visit was bland and lacked any enthusiastism or entertainment value. The tour guide was quite monotonous and dressed in modern day clothing. A more authentic African atire would have given a richer flavour...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 966arlenek
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

This place is in need of more funding. It needs a few repairs. The 'actors' need a bit less of the 21st century clothing under their 16th century dress. As an education centre it is trying hard.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Chris T
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The tours are interactive and fun, and extremely informative.The guides are professional and very friendly. Fun for the whole family!

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

It sure needs some tender loving care it could be a really nice touring place if there was someone who could lead the pack in other words an do proper guides and arrangement not just let us walk around

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank chantaltweddle
Reviewed 9 August 2015

No curios, no guide. Wandered aimlessly. Went to the toilet and read a few posters. Not at all worth the long drive to get there. Needs enthusiasm and marketing to bring it up to standard.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank shelmiller
Reviewed 25 July 2015

It was a nice way to spend a couple of hours amidst breath taking scenery. People at reception were friendly and informative. There is a restaurant and tea garden. We had coffee on the deck of the restaurant overlooking the traditional Basotho huts and village-...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Lindi W
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Visit the Village and was walking around looking for something to eat. We end up in the tea garden. There is a lot of neglect in this area and we have sympathy with the lady running it but you cannot serve food in the circumstances....More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Sandra and Henn... C
Reviewed 18 May 2015

The staff were extremely friendly, knowledgeable & passionate about their culture. It was extremely interesting to be apart of the tour around their village, albeit not an actual living village

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank GaryRenault
Reviewed 12 May 2015

It was very good experience to explore the Basotho Cultural village.Nice place to visit and get to know how culture has devloped.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Chaurasia
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