Things To Do in East LondonKhaya La Bantu Cultural Village
Where? Mooiplaas, 40km North of East London, Eastern Cape
When? Best during daylight hours.
How? Call +27 (0)43 851-1011
How much? Price on request
For a taste of Xhosa Culture make your way down to the Khaya La Bantu Xhosa Cultural Village.
Here you will have the opportunity to experience some fantastic traditional music, sample some delectable dishes and beverages as well as purchase some interesting crafts. Upon arrival you will be introduced to the spiritual customs and learn more about the Xhosa heritage.
The atmosphere is electric with the sound of beating drums and song filling the air. The dances are impressive and you will find yourself moving to the beat.
You will be encouraged to visit the chiefs burial site and try out the powerful blend of home brewed Mqomboti in tribute to the chief. Discover the mystery of the sangomas and watch a thrilling stick fighting show.
There are a vast range of things to see and do while here and you will leave with a new found respect and understanding of this long standing culture.