A Colourful Experience

Discover the rich culture, history and nature of the Soutpansberg,
Northern Limpopo, South Africa.
Meet with artists, crafters and performers in rural villages

Culture and Craft Art package

Starting at Madi a Thavha Mountain Lodge, this trip takes the visitor to the Land of Legends, Northern Venda, showing traditional Venda villages and the magnificent nature of Northern Limpopo with its indigenous vegetation. Visits to the Mukumbani tea plantations, Albert Munyai, a famous woodcarver and traditional healer and Rebecca Matibe, a famous Venda potter are included. The second day brings the visitor to Elim and surrounding villages, with their local markets and workshops of wood carvers, textile artists and potters. At the end of the afternoon Thomas Kubayi welcomes visitors at his workshop for a music performance with his students. Snacks and drinks are available and after coming back at Madi a Thavha a late evening dinner is served.

This package includes:

  • Welcome drink and snacks
  • Guided visit to the Dancing Fish Gallery and Exhibition centre at Madi a Thavha
  • 3 nights stay at Madi a Thavha Mountain Lodge based on dinner, bed and breakfast
  • Day trip including transport and pick-nick lunch to Land of Legends (day 2)
  • Half day Craft Art trip included transport and pick-nick lunch to Elim (day 3)
  • Music performance with Thomas Kubayi and his students, at Vutshila Art centre, including snacks and drinks

 

Rates Culture and Craft Art package:

Transport – accommodation – tour guide – catering

3 days

2 pax per person – valid until 31/10/2014

Transport – accommodation – tour guide – catering

4 days

2 pax per person – valid until 31/10/2014

Rates on request Rates on request